Biketreks. A passion for cycling in the heart of the Lake District.

2017 Specialized Enduro Finally Released

Words by andy on 20/08/2016 16:05:00
With the launch of Crankworx this week Specialized have taken the opportunity to let you see the impending release of the 2017 Enduro a week early!  One of the most talked about bikes in our shop, especially amongst our team riders, the 2017 Enduro can look no different to the 2016 one to the untrained eye.  However.... More

Storck Buyers Guide

Words by bktr on 18/08/2016 16:06:53
Is a Storck going to be your next bike? Storck has a habit of creating perfection. Not just perfection in the eyes of the manufacturer or Biketreks as the dealer, perfection in the eyes of the end user. The people. The list of awards that Storck’s range has achieved is astonishing. Of which, a vast majority have.... More

What’s In Vogue For September?

Words by bktr on 10/08/2016 13:22:00
Life is indeed circular.  One minute it is summer the next coming back round to winter all in the blink of an eye.  We have had this e-shot discussion many times before but for those new readers and followers amongst us here in the Biketreks Boutique things are done differently. We follow the ‘Collections Calendar’ in the.... More

The Eagle Has Finally Landed–Only 3 Months Late!

Words by bktr on 08/08/2016 20:33:00
So for 6 of our customers reading this you’ll be finally glad to know that golden Eagle XX1 has landed and black is not far behind!  If like me you’ve simply starred at your shifter box for 2 months impatiently waiting for the rest of the groupset to arrive the wait is coming to an end!  .... More

I Am So Excited To Introduce You To…Alchemy Bikes!

Words by bktr on 20/08/2016 22:00:00
A few months ago me and Mike were sat in cafe Ambio next door to our new Ings store discussing an order of SIDI, Chris King and ENVE parts.  Having decided on what we wanted I had one final flick through the catalogue of other treasures that the distributor brought in when I suddenly stopped and fell quiet. .... More

Hunt Wheels Arrive–Get Ready For The Chase

Words by bktr on 12/07/2016 12:41:00
Last year when I bought my beloved gravel bike Niall I spent ages looking for some wheels that suited my needs.  They needed to look good, not making a noise (Hope hubs drive me insane!), have the ability to fit an XD driver, be tubeless ready, be proper disc i.e without the stupid braking surface left on the.... More