If you tune into the Tour highlights at 7:00pm on ITV4 and wonder what Gary Imlach or Chris Boardman are on about when they refer to the ‘GC’ or the ‘polka dot jersey’, here’s a wee primer.
“If I hear Team Sky talking about how they kept Chris Froome safe one more time, I’m going to throw my TV out the window.”
Huge congratulations to James McCallum who completed Scotland’s hardest, virtually non-stop ride – the NorthCoast500 – in less than 30 hours.
When my friends suggested I might want to join them on the 3 Pistes Sportive – a ride that is billed, ‘the UK’s highest sportive’ – I thought, why not?
PoP is a short family-friendly ride from The Meadows in Edinburgh to the Scottish Parliament to campaign to make Scotland a more cycling friendly country.
Made any plans for Wednesday evening 10 December? You are invited to a special evening event to celebrate our newly refurbished Aberdeen shop.
Hundreds of customers took up our invitation to visit our shops for an informal introduction to the new season bikes.
Interested in what’s new and fresh in the wonderful world of bicycles? You are invited to a special evening event to celebrate our 2015 bike launch.
Our team of buyers were recently at Eurobike 2014. Here are a few snaps of their trip and some of the new kit on show.
You like the idea of cycling but lack the confidence to take to the road on two wheels (or you know someone like that).
We might be able to help. We are running Essential Cycling Skills Classes from our Bruntsfield shop at a special price of only £20 for 1.5 hours hands-on tuition.
A crew of five of us from Bike Co-op head office in outer Edinburgh, were up before dawn on Sunday to make our way to Seahouses for the start of Northumberland’s biggest charity ride – the 57 mile GNBR (Great North Bike Ride). We were soon in the good company of 2,000+ more riders, including our customer Ali who had come all the way from Buckie to do the ride with us in aid of the Chris Lucas Trust to raise funds towards a cure for childhood cancers.
Our Ged writes about how he learned to love sportives.
Here’s a sneak preview of the genuine cycling jersey given to every rider who completes the Great North Bike Ride on Sunday 24 August 2014
Le Tour Yorkshire showed the world what we’ve always known. There are some cracking rides to be enjoyed just outside Sheffield as you can see from these photos taken by our shop manager Ian last Sunday
Here’s more proof that our Manchester people go the extra mile, this is just one of the hundreds of bikes treated to a free checkover by our mechanics, Hollie and Paul at last Sunday’s Sky Ride.