Stockton Sportive Leaflet Withdrawn By Council

Posted Tuesday 1st April 2014 -

It was reported in The Independent newspaper today that the Stockton Borough Council have withdrawn a leaflet for the Velo29 Endeavour Sportive after receiving complaints that it was sexist. It’s interesting they’ve taken this decision given there are lots of women’s only cycling events being promoted by other More >


New Shimano Road Hydraulic Discs For Mechanical Shifting

Posted Monday 31st March 2014 -

Last year Shimano introduced hydraulic disc brakes for on road usage. The hydraulic brake mechanism was integrated in the Di2 lever (ST-R785). This lever was remarkable compact. Everyone said this was because of the integration with Di2. But today Shimano launches an ever more compact More >


Shimano Launch New 11 Speed 105 Groupset

Posted Monday 31st March 2014 -

Shimano have launched a brand new version of their most popular 105 road groupset. The new 105 (5800 series) adopts key features of the earlier introduced race proven groupsets Dura-Ace and Ultegra and brings it to the cycling enthusiasts for every day riding. The main More >