Latest News & Updates at Gravity Cycles

Green Commute Initiative

Roadi | 17/10/2019 11:14:17

We are super pleased to be able to offer a cycle to work scheme here at Gravity Cycles. This will now allow you to get one of our fantastic frames custom built on a scheme; making sure you get it at a good cost and make some savings.What is the Green Commute Initiative? Green Commute.... More

September Newsletter

Roadi | 10/09/2019 18:13:05

September Newsletter New Triathlon Frames from Quintana Roo Available These world leading triathlon framesets are the perfect base for building your next dream bike. Not yet available on our website - get in touch to find out more! Exclusively Triathlon Ride the PRSIX like Matt Hanson, 4 x Ironman North America Champion &.... More

Quintana Roo at Gravity Cycles

Roadi | 10/09/2019 13:12:03

We are really pleased to be able to offer our customers these fantastic framesets from Quintana Roo. Triathlon specific design that comes lab and competition proven. Quintana Roo bikes are tested in the wind tunnel and proven in competition in the real world. Their signature SHIFT+ aerodynamic shaping has the power to propel you to faster,.... More

FAZUA E-BIKE DRIVETRAIN SYSTEM

Roadi | 07/07/2019 20:30:46

We are pleased to be able to say that we are FAZUA accredited service partners. Fazua is the lightest and most compact drive system in its field. It consists of a removable motor and battery unit that couples with a robust geared bottom bracket that works as the power interface, tracking your pedalling with.... More

BOYD Cycling at Gravity Cycles

Roadi | 05/06/2019 16:45:55

(images courtesy of https://boydcycling.com/) As we expand what we do here at Gravity Cycles we have been looking for brands that compliment the custom builds we offer and we are pleased to be able to offer BOYD CYCLING products. Boyd is an American based company that has a passion for making top-class wheels.... More

What Exactly is MIPS in a Helmet? And Why Does it Matter..

Roadi | 03/06/2019 23:34:05

Helmets have come a long way since cyclists first started wearing them. You can now get helmets for virtually every discipline of cycling and each one has an array of features that are best suited in style, aesthetics, comfort and practicality… and most of all safety and protection. Helmets for Mountain Biking, commuting, downhill, road racing aero and.... More

Bike Packing–My First Attempt on the Transcambrian Way

Roadi | 03/06/2019 22:28:28

So, as all good cyclists do, you look for an adventure each season that you set your sights on and make your goal. It may be  a local sportive, trip to Europe or another warm destination in the summer or an event of some sort. This year was no different for me and I was hoping to maybe sneak in.... More

Build Process – Allied Cycle Works

Roadi | 10/04/2019 22:59:11

Allied have today posted a really neat video titled, “The Birth of a Bike”. The clip runs you through the process of how your bike goes from cutting the carbon sheeting to getting to your door. The aim of the video was to shoot an off-the-cuff, no planning bit of footage giving a true snapshot of.... More

SRAM Force Etap AXS Groupset–Quick Review & Weights

Roadi | 07/04/2019 22:54:10

Essentially the only thing missing from the image above is the boxes containing the set of road calliper brakes. After much speculation in the weeks leading up to the unveiling of SRAM Force AXS, it proved to be that the rumours were true and Force electronic was indeed on the cards. We were glad to be.... More

GCN Review Allied Cycle Works AllRoad Gravel Bike

Roadi | 18/03/2019 20:11:36

The North American Handmade Bicycle Show has just finished showcasing some of the finest offerings in the cycling fraternity between the 15-17th March, 2019 in Sacramento. Allied were once again on show and as you might have read in our previous post, they had on display an amazing custom painted Limited Edition ALLROAD. The ALLROAD is.... More

Article From LinkedIn–Allied Cycle Works NAHBS Limited Edition Build

Roadi | 18/03/2019 08:36:00

I posted this article on LinkedIn about Allied Cycle Works custom build for the North American Handmade Bicycle Show. A great read and sums up the intent of this great project. We love what they are doing over at Allied and are proud to be able to offer these frames to you for custom builds. The 2019 colour.... More

A Bit of Info From Allied Cycle Works

Roadi | 16/03/2019 20:58:58

Below is a short piece posted from Allied Cycle Works Newsletter (14 March, 2019). We love what they are doing over at Allied and are excited to be offering these amazing bikes as framesets for custom builds here in the UK. Blaze Your Own Trail A person has.... More

Traveling With Your Bike By Air?

Roadi | 12/03/2019 18:04:00

Our friends at Yellow Jersey Cycle Insurance have, for a few years now, been compiling an infographic about the requirements and charges of various airlines when taking your bike abroad. It’s a handy bit of go-to information and well worth a little read before your next trip. The infographic is below and full credit goes.... More

All About Gravity Cycles

Roadi | 18/02/2019 23:52:00

Gravity Cycles is a bike shop born out of a passion for two wheels and the rush of being out on the open road. After being involved with cycling for many years, and in varying capacities, I decided it was time to take the leap and realise a dream. In November 2017, after much persuasion.... More

Allied Cycle Works

Roadi | 17/02/2019 19:53:00

With custom builds at the heart of what we want to offer our customers, here at Gravity Cycles, we started looking for frameset options that set themselves apart from their competition. We wanted to offer a bike that was designed with the same passion we felt every time we turned the pedals on a ride. We know there.... More