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Covid-19 Update 29th April 2020

To all our valued friends and customers,

I hope you are well in these challenging times.

It’s fantastic to see the humble bicycle become a more valuable commodity; it gives people the freedom to enjoy their permitted daily exercise, as well as enabling key workers to commute to work and keeping essential services operating.

Across the cycling …

COVID 19 – 30% Off Key Worker Discount

We’d like to say a big thank you to all of our dedicated NHS and Emergency Services clients and other Key Workers during this outbreak. We’re incredibly grateful for their dedication and hard work.

We want to help our keyworkers travel safely by bike (and enjoy travelling by bike!). That’s why we’re offering all Key Worker …

COVID 19 – Exercising Safely With Family Or By Yourself

With the beautiful weather, it’s the perfect opportunity to get out on your bike and enjoy some exercise with your household or by yourself.

But you may be wondering what is appropriate during the lockdown. Thankfully it’s pretty easy to stick to the Government advice when cycling. Here’s what you need to keep in mind:

CORONA VIRUS – Time To Rethink How You Commute To Work

At havebike, we have long advocated the use of the bicycle – cycling to work is a fantastic way to keep fit, avoid the stresses of public transport, save money (which you can spend on your bike kit instead), as well as helping do your bit for the planet.

There are those of us who …

CORONA VIRUS – WHAT WE ARE DOING

Over the last week the global spread of COVID-19 has started to affect us all as it becomes much closer to home.

At havebike, we put people first and want to reassure our staff and customers about the steps we are taking to mitigate the risk of infection. Despite being a small company, I feel …

Bunny Hop Like a Pro!

Our CEO Nick has been riding and racing mountain bikes and BMXs since he was a kid! He’s also a qualified mountain bike guide. So we got Nick to do a video to demonstrate the bunny hop as well as describe the technique step by step below.

Not just a party trick

The bunny hop goes …

Tour de France 2019 Update

Everything is still to play for at this year’s Tour de France with just over 2 mins separating the top 6 (at time of writing). We’ve got a raft of very capable winners all vying for victory, but what’s the latest news?

Geraint Thomas is always a good place to start. Reigning champion and contending …

Tour de France 2019 Preview

It’s that time once more… The 106th Tour de France starts this weekend.

3 weeks of pedal powered excursion… this time, starting in Brussels, with 2 full stages in Belgium before heading over the border. And it will not be an easy start to the Tour as riders will have to tackle the cobbled climbs …

Shimano XT 12-Speed

*Shimano Press Release:

NEW SHIMANO DEORE XT & SLX GROUPSETS BRING 12-SPEED FEATURES TO MOUNTAIN BIKERS

Original MTB performance groupset and best pound-for-pound groupset go 12-speed

Building on the experiences of the world’s best mountain bike racers, Shimano has brought its race-winning technology to competitive and enthusiastic mountain bike riders.

The new DEORE XT M8100 series, the latest …