It’s May, guys. May is here! That means we can officially start acting like it’s spring. Fish out the lightweight, short-sleeve jersey and throw them bib tights back in the drawer – we wanna see some bare knees and elbows from now on when you hit the roads, streets and trails!
May also means the first of the Grand Tours in road cycling is upon us, the Giro D’Italia. Ki...Read More
Bespoked 2016 was a great show for ourselves at Cloud 9. It was a chance to exhibit 2 new models of bike, meet up with suppliers and fellow builders, as well as having a chance to talk about bikes with prospective customers.
At the show we exhibited two new models, the first was the Street Fix. This is a fixed gear city bike that shares the geometr...Read More
“For a period from the 1930s onwards every single rider at the Tour de France was using Brooks saddles. That includes riders such as Eddy Merckx and Fausto Coppi who, despite the fact they might change bikes and bike sponsors each year, they’d still swap over their Brooks saddles. They had the same philosophy that we maintain with modern Brooks products — ...
Are you excited for the craziest, most gruelling cobbled Classic ever? You should be!
The 100th edition of 'the Ronde', as it is known by natives of the Flanders region, is set to take place on Sunday 3 April and it's already promising to be a truly explosive race.
This year's route takes in more than a few of the famou...Read More
If you've never been to Bespoked before, let us enlighten you about exactly what it entails. The "UK handmade bicycle show" (to give it its full tagline) is an event designed to celebrate Britain's frame builders and makers of custom or handbuilt bikes. It's a great opportunity for members of the public too – especially if you're interested in having a custom buil...Read More
Before conspiracy theorists and people in tinfoil hats start descending on Fitzrovia, we're not talking about the abominable snowman here, we're talking about the legendary mountain biking brand from California. We're delighted to announce we'll be building with Yeti frames, as well as stocking their full bikes and componentry from March onwards – which is a huge ...Read More