Britain’s top road cycling teams will be racing through the streets of Aberdeen on 25th May as part of the Tour Series, your chance to see professional athletes competing on your home turf in the middle of the Granite City. Starting on Union Street at 7:30pm, the race will include such elite riders as triple… Read more »
The Cervelo S3 Ultegra carbon aero road bike Check the pro peloton. If you want the fastest, lightest road bike, carbon composite is king. For some of the most highly rated bike companies, no other material competes. Think Cervélo. But isn’t carbon comparatively fragile? Its use in aerospace applications informs us that carbon is plenty… Read more »
When you visit our Newcastle shop, you’ll probably know Simon Telford as the friendly shop manager. Simon’s not one to blow his own trumpet so you might not realise that he was once a contender in UK road bike circles. Racing in the highly competitive amateur scene of the early 1990s, Simon loved to test… Read more »
Reap the rewards of all your hard road cycling work by submitting a photo below of one of your most memorable road cycling experiences. Whoever gets the most votes wins! The form is up there ^, if you missed it it’s still loading
We’ve long maintained that if you want the best engineered and best spec’d bike for your money, you should do yourself a favour and consider a Giant. We were delighted to note that the Observer took a similar view when they named the Giant Defy Advanced Pro 1 their Bike of the Week this Easter… Read more »
LAST UPDATED 22 JANUARY 2019 If you’re as much of a bike geek as we are, and you watched the 2016 Olympics, you can’t help but have noticed that every Team GB cycling success was on a Cervélo bike. If you witnessed Mark Cavendish’s return to stage domination at the 2016 Tour, you’ll have noted… Read more »
LAST UPDATED 4TH FEBRUARY 2019 Shop the latest Specialized Roubaix range We are proud to announce that Cycling Plus magazine’s prestigious Road Bike of the Year Award goes to a bicycle you can view and buy from our shops – the 2017 Specialized Roubaix Comp. The Roubaix has an illustrious pedigree as the bicycle that… Read more »
Last Updated 6th March 2019 When buying your road bike, whether you’re new to the game or a seasoned pro, you want to feel secure in the knowledge that you’re getting proper service from people who know what they’re talking about. Here’s 5 reasons why you’d buy from us: Choice: Giant, Liv, Specialized, Cervélo, Whyte… Read more »
This automatic bicycle chain lubricator promises up to 12 Watt power gain, 15% improvement in efficiency and it maximises drivetrain longevity. Here’s how it works: The more than marginal gains offered by this automatic chain lube system has inspired professional team Orica-Scott (previously Orica BikeExchange) to fit it to their bikes for the 2017 season.… Read more »
With only today (19 December)* left to catch our pre-Christmas ordering deadline, we thought you might be looking for gift idea inspiration. 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 home page, facebook and twitter. Click on the link… Read more »
Shop All 2019 Giant Road Bikes Giant Contend The Contend is the 2017 successor of the Defy – Giant’s multi award-winning range of aluminium-frame endurance road bikes, famed for offering a perfect blend of speed potential matched with comfort. Like its Defy predecessor, the Contend is built on arguably the best frame and fork for… Read more »
With strong representation from women’s cycling manufacturers Liv, closely followed by Britain’s own Whyte Bikes, our best-selling women’s road bikes this Spring make for a fine collection.
Who better to recommend a collection of bicycles than our customers themselves? As the better weather has kicked in this Spring, road bikes have come back out of hibernation and started flying off the Bike Co-op shelves.
This week we’re celebrating Whyte do-it-all road bikes with 15% Off to spend on clothing and accessories as part of our Free15 promotion.
The Cervélo C3 Ultegra Disc 2016 has to be a strong contender if you’re an enthusiastic road cyclist, but not necessarily into competitive racing, and you’re looking for the ultimate sportive bike.