Viva! Lewes try out one of our electric demo bikes

Steve Ranger | February 10, 2016

I’m on a ladies’ Dutch bike, cycling up Malling St. towards the Ringmer turn-off. It’s one of those long climbs I’ve always dreaded, but this time I’m euphoric, as I pass the line of drivers stuck in their gridlocked cars. I clock the figure on my speedo: 15mph, which is usually the sort of speed […]

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Our Cycle to Work Scheme

Steve Ranger | February 8, 2016

Here at Cycleshack we operate our own cycle to work scheme for local businesses. It works in exactly the same way as the nationwide schemes but it’s quicker and easier because we run it ourselves. That way we can be sure that any employee of members of our scheme can walk into our shops and […]

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He’s Our Hero, Too…

Steve Ranger | January 27, 2016

Danny Brown, Manager of Cycleshack Cliffe in Lewes, was featured on the front page of the local paper here in Sussex, the Sussex Express. It seems at Christmas Danny just couldn’t let down a small child…   A young family whose Christmas was saved by the selfless actions of one ‘amazing’ man has reached out […]

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Cycleshack Friars Walk

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Cycleshack Friars Walk Cycleshack 2 is nestled between Waitrose & the train station; opposite the new Premier Inn hotel on Friars Walk. Both Harvey and Ben have years of mechanical experience working throughout Europe. When they are not building custom wheels or spec’ing a custom bike, they can be found fettling in the workshop to […]

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Working Hard for You…

Steve Ranger | January 16, 2016

Working Hard for You… This winter we’ve been working hard researching mountain biking for you. It may seem tough, but someone’s got to do it and all that. Technorati Tags: Research

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6th Annual OneLove Flatland BMX Jam, Newport Beach

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6th Annual OneLove Flatland BMX Jam, Newport Beach Your correspondent was lucky enough to come across this famous BMX event in Newport Beach, California on January 16th. Some pretty amazing stunts.. If you’d like to read more, check out:

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Steve Ranger | December 1, 2015

Workshop Bike Repairs and Servicing The Cycleshack offers a full repair and service facility. Our mechanics are all Park Tools, ProTech and/or Cytech qualified, and we can work on most makes of bike. If you need a repair – anything from a puncture to a complete rebuild, bring your bike in and we’ll give you […]

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Packing your bike for travel

Steve Ranger | September 12, 2015

Packing your bike for travel I  I often take my bike, a Trek Fuel EX9 mountain bike, on my travels to Nepal and the USA where I’ve done many cross-country trips and some biking in adventurous areas, and people frequently ask me about packing a bike to take on a flight. It’s pretty easy, and […]

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Our Story

Steve Ranger | March 18, 2015

Lewes Cycleshack was established in November 2009, in conjunction with Intersport of Lewes in the former Woolworths at 53 Cliffe High Street. The idea was mooted by Paul Benoy, and he joined with Steve Ranger in the new venture. Steve already ran another bike shop, Deers Leap Bikes in East Grinstead, which has a 230 […]

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Deers Leap Park

Steve Ranger | February 11, 2015

Deers Leap is more than just a bike shop! Our 230 acre park has mountain biking, archery, rock scrambling, tunnels, pond dipping and a great deal more – check out the Deers Leap Park website!   Skills Areas Just south of East Grinstead in Susex, Deers Leap Park has 240 acres with dedicated mountain bike […]

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