Cycle Workshop with bikes on Stands

Campagnolo Super Record EPS

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is critical if you want your skills to stay relevant as the industry introduces new technology. With this in mind I went along to the UK Distributor of the Italian groupset and wheel manufacturer, Campagnolo. Specifically we had a chance to install and troubleshoot their top of the range carbon groupset Read more about Campagnolo Super Record EPS[…]

Man with bicycle wheel and pump

New Courses!

Starting in September I will offering basic bicycle maintenance courses for both absolute beginners and regular riders. Designed to be fun, family friendly and informative I am running two levels of bicycle maintenance courses for small groups: Bicycle Maintenance For Absolute Beginners Bicycle Maintenance For Regular Riders Bicycle Maintenance For Absolute Beginners is aimed at people Read more about New Courses![…]

Tifosi CK7 Road Cycle in Blue

Road Bike Build!

After thinking about my cycling goals for 2019 my thoughts turned to a bike to use for these rides and climbs. One of my suppliers ChickenCycleKit is the owner of the Tifosi brand. As I wanted a bike that I could use all year round their aluminium framed, carbon forked CK7 frame seemed like a suitable starting Read more about Road Bike Build![…]

Mountain Bike in Black

Not An Easter Egg!

So, I could have just bought an Easter Egg, but instead I decided to build myself a 27.5″ Hardtail MTB…as you do. Brand X frame, bars and headset; RockShox Judy forks; Avid BB5 brakes, Sunrace MX crankset and bottom bracket with 32T chainring; Sunrace 11 speed chain; Sunrace MX 11 Speed shifter; Shimano SPD pedals; Read more about Not An Easter Egg![…]

Bicycle components packaged

Ultegra Cube Equation

Cube – = + = I spent a very pleasant sunny day taking off all the old components on this 2013 Cube Agree and replacing them with a full Shimano Ultegra 6800 groupset. A subsequent test ride showed a great improvement especially in the braking department. Another bike ready to tackle the 2016 Velothon in Read more about Ultegra Cube Equation[…]