Category: Accessories

Countdown to Christmas Day Nine: Muc Off Ultimate Cleaning Kit (RRP £60)!

With only 3 days left to catch our last post for Christmas deadline (19 December)* we thought you might be looking for gift idea inspiration. Hence our Countdown to Christmas Competition. Here’s how it works Starting on Saturday 10 December, every day we’re highlighting one rare and special Christmas Gift For Cyclists idea on our… Read more »

Countdown to Christmas Day Eight: Lezyne Alloy Overdrive ABS2 Floor Pump (RRP £69.99)!

With only 3 days left to catch our last post for Christmas deadline (19 December)* we thought you might be looking for gift idea inspiration. Hence our Countdown to Christmas Competition. Here’s how it works Starting on Saturday 10 December, every day we’re highlighting one rare and special Christmas Gift For Cyclists idea on our… Read more »

Countdown to Christmas Day Seven: Toob Roll Tool Roll by Velo Culture (RRP £25)

With only 4 days left to catch our last post for Christmas deadline (19 December)* we thought you might be looking for gift idea inspiration. Hence our Countdown to Christmas Competition. Here’s how it works Starting on Saturday 10 December, every day we’re highlighting one rare and special Christmas Gift For Cyclists idea on our… Read more »

Countdown to Christmas Free Giveaways: Day Three – Garmin 820 Computer worth £329.99!

With only 7 days left to catch our last post for Christmas deadline (19 December)* we thought you might be looking for gift idea inspiration. Hence our Countdown to Christmas Competition. Here’s how it works Starting on Saturday 10 December, every day we’re highlighting one rare and special Christmas Gift For Cyclists idea on our… Read more »

Countdown to Christmas Free Giveaways: Day Two – Oxford Aqua 20 Waterproof Rucsac!

With only 9 days left to catch our last post for Christmas deadline (19 December)* we thought you might be looking for gift idea inspiration. Hence our Countdown to Christmas Competition. Here’s how it works Starting on Saturday 10 December, every day we’re highlighting one rare and special Christmas Gift For Cyclists idea on our… Read more »

Meet Craig, custom helmet designer for downhill racing champions

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Craig is a Customer Sales Assistant in our Aberdeen shop. Here he writes about his passion: Designing and custom painting helmets for downhill racers. “Outside of working at the Edinburgh Bicycle Cooperative store in Aberdeen, I design and custom paint helmets under the name Element 9 Graphics. I’ve been into bikes since I was three,… Read more »

Why you might pay £400 for a front bike light: Exposure Lights

Specialist pursuits demand specialist tools, and downhill night riding in the pitch dark is one such pursuit. ‘Exposure’ lights – widely regarded as the Ferrari of bicycle lights – provide the kind of illumination you might expect to see from a helicopter searchlight. How bright are we talking exactly? An entry-level front light might emit… Read more »