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Test riding the Factor o2

Dom Dymond of Velosport gets out to test the Factor O2. Here is his review of how it performs.   Route: 90km Windsor Loop Weather: Cloudy with touches of sunshine Bike: Factor O2 with Dura Ace Di2 groupset, Blackinc finishing kit and fifty wheels   Originating in the beautiful lands of Norfolk, Factor began its […]

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Velosport supports the Dallaglio Cycle Slam

The Dallaglio Cycle Slam is Dallaglio RugbyWorks’ epic cycling challenge taking on the French and Swiss Alps, Italian lakes and the stunning scenery of Slovenia and Croatia. It’s a 1,800km journey taking place 28th May – 17th June 2018. The event sees up to 200 dedicated riders commit to cycling ambitious and physically challenging European routes […]

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Velosport partners with London Duathlon

  We’re delighted to announce our new partnership with The Descente London Duathlon; the world’s biggest run-bike-run event! Join in at Richmond Park on Sunday 16 September. We’ll be supporting all 2018 London Duathlon participants across a range of exciting events starting with a duathlon training event and masterclass lead by GB triathlete Lucy Hall. […]

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E-Bike Test Ride with Simplon

Review written by Dom Dymond. What, a bike with electric? Why would you use that? I’m not that old yet! It defeats the purpose. These are all reasonable responses to your first look at an e-bike, and I was with you. Until I managed to take one of these bad boys out and cruise, quite […]

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The soul of a bike is the soul of a man

Blog post written by David Hemming. In life you meet people, occasionally you meet amazing people for me that day was when I met Steve Worland. He was not just into cycling he was in fact a corner stone and a pioneer of the way many of us enjoy and take for granted the way […]

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Bike review: Titici Gravel

Titici Gravel bike test and ride review by Nick Butterfield As usual, I received my regular Velosport news update into my in box – and as usual I took a quick look. This time however, there was a gravel bike review and this caught my attention. Who really needs a gravel bike? The link took […]

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The Value of the Turbo Session

Blog post written by Paul at UCANFITNESS As today has shown, the British Winter can be wet, windy, cold and icy so sometimes you’re better off jumping on the turbo trainer and mashing out the miles indoors rather than facing the wind, rain, punctures, mechanicals and filthy bikes. Pedalling in a fixed position in a controlled […]

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Umar Sadiq, professional boxer, wears X-Bionic

Velosport has supplied professional boxer, Umar Sadiq, with kit in the Twyce and Effektor range technologies for his training. X-Bionic’s gym wear range is ideal for all kinds of intense workouts, helping boost performance for athletes of all types. Umar looks great in this video: Fight2-Umar Sadiq Umar is now in training for his next […]

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Factor O2 Demo Ride

Our customer Mark tests out the newly arrived Factor O2 bike: As an excuse to get out in the beautiful weather today, I decided to ask Velosport if I could take the Factor O2 they have in store for a demo ride. Fortunately they agreed & two hours after asking, I was on my way […]

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3 Peaks Cyclocross Race

James Waddington, Velosport & X-Bionic customer, reports on his 3 Peaks Cyclocross Race in the Yorkshire Dales. Last Year I took part in my first 3 Peaks Cyclocross race in the Yorkshire Dales, the race is 38 miles, of which 34 is rideable (20 cross and 18 road) and 5000 feet of climbing. Being a Northerner […]

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