As a new year starts we start thinking about the year ahead and possibly the idea of a challenge.Where better to satisfy your cycling dreams than in Africa where you are ensured an exhilarating challenge amongst some of the most inspiring and beautiful landscapes in the world.
Whether for philanthropic or personal purposes a road challenge in South Africa has to be at the top of your bucket list. Try the Cape Town Cycle Tour – the world’s largest timed race and part of an epic nine day cycling extravaganza.The whole event encompasses all things cycling culminating in the 108km road race around the Cape Pensinsula starting and finishing at Table Mountain, one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Click here for more information about the Cape Town Cycle Tour and other cycling opportunities in Africa and give our friends at Tailormade Africa a ring to chat through your next cycling adventure.
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We just got this lovingly restored and resprayed 1980's Woodrup road bike in store and couldn't help but write up a little blog on the bike itself and the brand.
When it comes to buying your new bike there are so many different options when it comes to spec choice that it can be quite the minefield. Bicycle gearing is perhaps the biggest and most complicated one of those mines with different brands, all with different groupsets, all at different speeds,mechanical or electronic, etc - if you don't already know the key differences between groupsets then it's easy to get lost. In this blog we strip back those complexities and offer a simple and basic guide to modern bicycle gearing.