Biketreks. Specialist in Santa Cruz, Orange and Specialized.

Keith’s Comments

Words by citrusdan on 26/03/2015 09:13:07
In this ever-changing World in which we live in … … won’t you give it try? … If we were to say ‘3/4 Bib-knickers’. Leg warmers, knee warmers, toe covers, thermal bib-shorts, long-sleeve base-layers, wind-stopper fronted jerseys, race-capes you may think we are becoming a Dance studio. Or one too many  70’s soundtracks. ‘’Fame’’!.... More

Matthias Brandles’ Scott Plasma Record Breaker on display in Ambleside

Words by Biketreks on 17/03/2015 09:52:32
New World Record : 51.850 km Set by Matthias Brandle, October 30th 2014 on his Scott Plasma. For the next few weeks, this monster of a bike is on display in our Ambleside store. Come and see it before it’s gone! The hour record is one of the most.... More

Route Guide 004: Coniston Round the Lake on Road 27m

Words by andy on 10/03/2015 10:39:00
This a cracking little route if you have a few hours available, I often go early morning, so I arrive at Chesters Cafe as they open at 9.00am and treat myself to a pancake breakfast and a flat white! Then it is just a short pootle back to Ambleside. Looking down the lake from.... More

Biketreks Santa Cruz + Orange Demo Day Sat March 7th

Words by andy on 09/03/2015 17:59:00
What a fantastic day! Some of the best bikes in the world, a chance to ride on some of the best trails in the country, and the rain stayed away! Bike choice and suspension set up prior to leaving Biketreks shop, thanks to Big Tom and Ben from Santa Cruz and Adam from Orange Mountain Bikes.... More

Going on holiday with your bike?

Words by bktr on 03/03/2015 13:40:13
What’s better than experiencing a new culture and sampling local cuisine? Doing it with your bike! There are many fantastic places to ride in the UK, but there is a certain magic in travelling further afield. With flights cheaper than ever it is easier and more accessible than ever. Some people worry about transporting their bike, we.... More

Fat Biking Hokkaido Japan

Words by andy on 01/03/2015 11:12:44
Although fat bikes have been around for a number of years their presence has increased recently, with most bike shops stocking one or two models Now it is not unusual to see them out and about on the trails and bridleways up and down the country . .... More