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

2019 Specialized Turbo Levo FSR is Released at long last

Words by bktr on 18/11/2018 16:20:00
  Gosh it’s been tricky keeping this one secret!  I’ll be honest we go to a lot of product launches in this industry and some are very hard to get excited about, but when we were invited to this launch it was a whole different story!! So how do you improve the winner of the electric.... More

S-Works Sagan Collection Tarmac Disc

Words by bktr on 02/08/2018 16:41:00
Green and glittering are two adjectives that sum up six-time Tour de France green jersey winner, Peter Sagan, pretty well, so it seems fitting that his latest signature collection for Specialized should feature plenty of green (well, ‘teal’) and glittery paintwork. While we like to think that the bold paintwork represents the World Champion’s.... More

Save Up To 75% Off Void and Mons Royale Clothing In Our Sale

Words by bktr on 21/09/2018 11:22:00
As winter is well and truly here, and those dizzy heights of hot summer seem to have disappeared we are putting our remaining summer stock on sale.  We are starting with our 2 popular niche brands Void road clothing and Mons Royale merino wear.  You will find Mons in Ambleside and Void in Ings if you’re looking to.... More

Our Nicest Santa Cruz Tallboy Carbon To Date?

Words by andy on 20/01/2018 11:31:00
When uploading the images for this Santa Cruz Tallboy build I had to label the folder with the year of bike as this is the 3rd generation of Tallboy this chap has had from us, and as per usual there’s no expense spared on his build. Riding globally, Mark is in love with the Santa Cruz.... More

New Open UP in Green & A No Messing About Spec!

Words by bktr on 20/01/2018 11:32:00
Open announced their 2 new colourways at the back end of 2017 having run the orange and brown for the last couple of years.  This is the new green colourway which looks soooooo much better built as a bike then it does hung as a frame on the wall, and your other option is electric blue (we’ve.... 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