The Dark Peaks: Love, death and cyclocross

Steve Ranger | October 8, 2018

  The Dark Peaks: Love, death and cyclocross I sat down on the grass at the finish line of this year’s peaks, put my head in my hands and wept quietly. In a moment of being utterly spent all of life suddenly caught up with me. It was without question my hardest Peaks, mainly because […]

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Genesis Croix de Fer takes on South America

Steve Ranger | June 2, 2016

Genesis Croix de Fer takes on South America The Genesis Croix de Fer is an extremely popular bike – the one everyone’s eyes immediately settle on if they come in to our Friars Walk shop. Paul Benoy, Director of Cycleshack, has his eye on one, and Steve Ranger the other Director already has a Day […]

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The Medical Bicycle in India

Steve Ranger | February 19, 2016

Annabel Allcorn  bought a Surly Straggler CX bike from us to ride across India, her travel purpose even includes having a defibrillator strapped to the handlebars! Annabel’s medical charity travelled to India and on arrival she put the bike together again successfully and sent us this picture.. At Cycleshack we have a lot of experience […]

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Danny’s Guide to Buying Your First Road Bike

Steve Ranger | February 10, 2016

Danny’s Guide to Buying Your First Road Bike BUYING YOUR FIRST, OR NEXT, ROAD BIKE When you’re buying a road bike, the range of bike types, materials and component options can be bewildering. Let us steer you through your choices and help you find the right road bike for you. There’s never been a better […]

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Mountain Biking in the south-western USA

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Mountain Biking in the south-western USA Porcupine Rim Trail, Moab We like to be active participants in our sport, and although a bit of an old git on a mountain bike, I try to travel and experience different types of mountain biking. If you want travel stories about road biking, no chance – why would […]

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Viva! Lewes try out one of our electric demo bikes

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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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Cycleshack Friars Walk

Steve Ranger | January 27, 2016

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: http://www.global-flat.com/c/n-usa-one-love-jam-2016-date-5084.html

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