Parlee Z5i Frameset Size M/L
This lightweight performance machine from iconic brand Parlee is asking to be built up and taken on some testing climbs this year. One of the lightest framesets on the market - Build this for as little as £2,200.
Trek Domane SLR Disc Size 56cm
Trek’s patented IsoSpeed technology is a proven saviour over longer rides and on our distinctly British (crap) roads. With clearance for wider tyres, mudguard mounts, disc brakes and a full Trek manufacturer warranty, this is the perfect do-it-all bike - build this for as little as £3,300.
BMC Team Machine SLR01 Disc
BMC’s TeamMachine has “won them all” to use BMC’s own line. The perfect all rounder with a racey balance of lightweight, compliance and stiffness it is the benchmark of disc brake bikes on the market. Build this for £4,250.
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.