Latest News & Updates at Cycles UK

Meet Cannondale Treadwell. Your new fun, connected, everyday ride.

Cycles UK | 21/05/2019 14:06:05

Cannondale’s newest bike is the 2020 model year Treadwell. It’s designed as a comfy, fun and playful bike for getting around town. Treadwell is designed to focus on the simple pleasures of riding a bike, whether you are going to work, meeting up with friends or just going exploring. It’s also the first bike to come with Cannondale’s.... More

Save the World – Cycle to Work

Cycles UK | 17/05/2019 10:47:41

Concern about climate change has really broken into the mainstream in the last few months. With School Strikes, TV documentaries and protests in London, more and more people are aware of climate change and want to do something about it. One of the easiest ways we can tackle climate change in the UK is to get.... More

Guide to the 2019 Bontrager Spring Summer Clothing Range

Cycles UK | 18/04/2019 13:01:18

Bontrager make a huge range of clothing for road cyclists, mountain bikers and people who just like riding bikes. We like their range for a couple of reasons. First and foremost the Bontrager clothing is well made and sensibly prices. Bontrager have also integrated their clothing with the rest of their kit. So you can buy Bontrager Circuit.... More

Our Top 5 Best Men’s Cycling Shorts

Cycles UK | 15/04/2019 15:28:55

A good pair of cycling shorts will transform your experience on the bike. They will make you more comfortable, allow you to ride for longer, recover quicker and can make you faster as well. Cycling shorts range in price from £30 to £250 so it can be hard to know which ones to go for. In this guide.... More

The new 2020 Specialized Roubaix has arrived

Cycles UK | 11/04/2019 08:22:19

It’s Paris-Roubaix this weekend and Specialized have launched a brand new version of their Roubaix bike. Previous versions of the Roubaix have notched up six Paris-Roubaix wins and the new bike is both lighter and faster. The pro teams will be racing it in the 2019 edition. Specialized originally designed the Roubaix for racing the cobbled classics.... More

Specialized to Stop Making Women’s Specific Bikes

Cycles UK | 05/04/2019 16:33:59

Specialized have announced that they are going ‘beyond gender’ and ditching binary classifications for their bikes. This means the end of their women’s specific bikes such as the Dolce and Ruby, and also the end of men’s specific bikes. Instead they will just make one version of each bike and make it available in a wider range of.... More

Helmet Trade In – 20% Off Your New Helmet

Cycles UK | 28/03/2019 14:01:07

With the arrival of MIPS, Specialized’s Angi and Bontrager’s WaveCel, helmet technology is moving fast. It’s a good thing too, as helmets are incredibly important for keeping you safe wherever you are riding. To kick start the cycling season, we will be offering a Helmet Trade In deal, where you can get 20% off a brand new.... More

Cycles UK to Consolidate Stores to Focus on Customer Experience

Cycles UK | 28/03/2019 09:52:21

A number of our shop leases are coming to an end in 2019. We are taking this as an opportunity to consolidate our stores. The Stores that will be closing are Basildon, Orpington, Romford and Norwich. We would like to thank all of our past customers, and staff, at these stores for their support. Improving Customer.... More

Best Mountain Bike Under £1000

Cycles UK | 20/03/2019 16:51:02

The Best Mountain bikes under £1000 are simplistic, true to their roots and focus on fun. They aren’t bogged down in complex suspension systems designed by rocket scientists or the newest, lightest carbon layup. No, they are made of aluminium like they have been for years, they sit you in an upright position perfect for just about everything.... More

Best 2019 Gravel Bikes Under £1000

Cycles UK | 20/03/2019 12:55:30

Gravel bikes have been the in thing in cycling for the last couple of years and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. Originally developed for unpaved roads in the States gravel bikes have become popular in the UK due to their versatility. Gravel bikes will glide over the roughest UK country lanes, will be happy on.... More

What is Bontrager Wavecel?

Cycles UK | 19/03/2019 17:06:43

Wavecel is a revolutionary new helmet technology that is up to 48 times better at preventing concussions than a standard cycling helmet. Wavecel is a collapsible cellular material that sits inside the helmet. It is designed to absorb impacts in three ways. It will Flex, Crumple and Glide. A standard EPS form helmet absorbs an impact.... More

The Best Full Suspension Mountain Bike Under £2000

Cycles UK | 07/03/2019 17:33:54

Full Suspension Mountain Bikes come in four different breeds - Cross country, Trail, Enduro and Downhill, the most common being Trail bikes which can range from around £1500 to amounts you don’t even want to think about. The under £2000 category is hugely popular and generally contains bikes with a good spec, proper air suspension and a high.... More

The New 2019 Specialized Stumpjumper Evo Pro Carbon

Cycles UK | 06/03/2019 11:50:57

That’s right, Specialized have just dropped a new carbon fibre version of their super slack, “rowdy” trail bike, the Stumpjumper Evo. About this time last year was when we first saw the 2019 Evo with it’s 63.5 degree head angle, extra roomy top tube and the choice of two sizes similar to the sizing Specialized use on.... More

Cycles UK Part Exchange – Save at least 10% on a new bike

Cycles UK | 01/03/2019 08:46:45

Our Part Exchange deal is back, and this year we have made it easier for you to save money on a new bike. Our Part Exchange deal will be running for the month of March 2019 and is great way to get ready for the new cycling season. Whether you want to upgrade to a disc.... More

2019 Specialized Road Bike Guide

Cycles UK | 25/02/2019 13:59:30

It’s safe to say Specialized are a big player in the road cycling world, with their aero Venge and cobble eating Roubaix claiming multiple stage wins last season. But not all the focus is on high end S-works racers, their range of road bikes is full and covers a range of price points. Which Bike.... More