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kids cx bikes

noticed yesterday when having a brew at the Green Jersey in Clitheroe they have some kids cx bikes on offer Moda cx bikes at £440 instead of £490 

Posted by mark turner on July 11, 2014 at 9:25 — 1 Comment

Is it worth it?

UKCyclocross.com is in its 7th year. Traffic and usage has grown year-on-year, but for a few quid or goodies donated by businesses for banner ads, its net value is in its users. It is a labour of love for me - I do love cyclocross and wanted to see some central place where we can go and share things, sell things, say things, ask things... but I'm not sure it's worth it. 





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Posted by Dave Haygarth on July 10, 2014 at 12:05 — 23 Comments

When it rains we train.

Posted by philip deacon on July 1, 2014 at 17:30

London CX training loop

Here's a vid of how you can still train for cyclocross AND still work in Central London.

there's a link to the vid here: 

http://www.deballbikes.com/blogs/news/14493165-training-for-cx-and-working-in-the-london-heres-the-answer







but hopefully It will appear here:…

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Posted by philip deacon on June 16, 2014 at 10:00

Dates for the coming season

National Trophy dates look likely to be as follows:





12.10.2014 12.10.2014 National Trophy Series Round 1 Shrewsbury C2 GBR

26.10.2014 26.10.2014 National Trophy Series Round 2 Southampton C2 GBR

16.11.2014 16.11.2014 National Trophy Series Round 3 Durham C2 GBR

30.11.2014 30.11.2014 National Trophy Series Round 4 Milton Keynes C2 GBR

14.12.2014 14.12.2014 National Trophy Series Round 5 Bradford C2 GBR

04.01.2015 04.01.2015 National Trophy Series Round 6… Continue

Posted by Dave Watts on February 26, 2014 at 13:30

British National Cyclocross Championships 2014 - video

Those ace folks at British Cycling have saved me a HUGE upload and gone and put the full national champs programme shown on British Eurosport on to their Youtube channel

Posted by Dave Haygarth on January 29, 2014 at 12:29 — 1 Comment

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Spare Wheels for Cross 4 Replies

Yesterday one of my bladed spokes went - so it's off to the bike shop - no big deal. (except because of work I can only get to the bike shop Thursday evenings and Saturdays - so I could be without a wheel for up to a week). However it got me thinking, it may be worth having a spare set of wheels for Cylocross races, for all sorts of reasons (e.g. Flats, Damaged Wheels or even just a change of tyre).When looking for wheels for cyclocross do I need to look for anything specific or can I just…Continue

Tags: Tyres, Wheels

Started by Ben Griffiths in General Chit Chat. Last reply by Ben Griffiths 20 minutes ago.

2 sets of tubs - same or different?

I have a set of Rhino'sshould I get a second set or opt for a intermediate tread instead?grifo or fango? (these are quite a bit cheaper than typhoon's or small birds)what do people think about the fango?cheersCraigContinue

Started by craig sefton in General Chit Chat 21 hours ago.

Brake set up 1 Reply

I'm just trying to set up my TRP Euro X cantis and I was wondering what peoples thoughts are on the height of the straddle wire. Either high or low. Seemed to struggle for brake power last season. ThanksContinue

Started by paulg in General Chit Chat. Last reply by craig sefton on Tuesday.

Planet X XLS Frame, fork and headset 2 Replies

Selling a Planet X XLS cyclocross frame, fork and headset.Full carbon. All black.Frame is currently built up but I have ridden it less than 100 miles. Not a mark on it. Great bike, I just have a hankering for another steel frame.Details on the Planet X websiteViewing / test ride is not a problem. Photos available on request.Looking for £400 postedContinue

Started by Kenny Birney in Classifieds. Last reply by Kenny Birney on Monday.

Training drills 4 Replies

Hi allI'm looking at doing some drills in the local park and wondered if anyone had any good ideas for sessions/drills etc.Continue

Started by Ian Chapman in General Chit Chat. Last reply by Dave Haygarth on Monday.

Dugast Rhinos wanted 1 Reply

Anyone got some Dugast Rhino tubs for sale that are in good condition? Cyclocross season soon!!!Continue

Tags: Dugast, Rhino

Started by CBoot in Classifieds. Last reply by scot Jul 24.

New wheels for sale; career change stock sale! 1 Reply

I have been adding some of my used wheels for sale, but also have some brand new ones for sale. I am changing career and closing some parts of my cycle business down, namely; selling wheels as this is a lot of hassle to do in your spare time!So... I have quite a few new wheels in stock and want to get rid of them over the summer so I can turn my garage back into a home for the turbo trainer. I am under pressure from Mrs C as she is sick of the turbo and the bike living in the back room during…Continue

Started by Mark Cotton in Classifieds. Last reply by Mark Cotton Jul 24.

GIANT TCX 1 with extras 7 Replies

Giant TCX 1 2011http://www.giant-bicycles.com/en-gb/bikes/model/tcx.1/7859/45489/#specificationsShimano 105 5700 Groupset (20 speed) with Tektro cross brakesCrankset FSA GossamerBB FSA MegaExo IntegratedSRAM 10 speed chainNon-standard equipment included (fitted)Easton 50 SL wheel set with 25-11 cassetteGiant connect composite seat postSpecialized gel grip tape with gel pads underneathClarks triple…Continue

Tags: TCX, GIANT

Started by Daz Pearce in Classifieds. Last reply by Daz Pearce Jul 23.

mich mud / cx70 front mech / fsa shallow bars / 4za post FS

I'm selling the belowMichelin Mud 2 x2 (very little use) a great all round tyre £30 postedShimano CX70 Front mech. 34.9 down pull £18 posted very little useShimano CX70 Front mech. 28.6 down pull £18 posted very little useFSA VERO Compact bars 44 wide (ideal for CX) £17 posted (I have 2 of these if you need a pair)Forza 4za seatpost 27.2 (good solid seat clamp) £18 posted…Continue

Started by craig sefton in Classifieds Jul 22.

NOW SOLD: 57cm Billato with Ultegra (now on eBay) 4 Replies

EDIT - Little interest, so now on eBay at £375. Please contact me via eBay if interested. Thanks!57cm Billato Cyclocross Bike (suitable for approx. height 5'9" to 6'1", full measurements available on request).Full Ultegra group (9 speed) Zornyc carbon fork Prolite Como wheels (recently stripped, checked and regreased) ITM Stem and bars with ITM tape ( all brand new) Frogleg cantilevers with new kool-stop pads Set of SPDs (not shown in pic) if needed Brand new cassette and chain with powerlink…Continue

Started by Mark Rose in Classifieds. Last reply by Mark Rose Jul 22.

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