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A wet and Windy Day in Pesda Snowdonia !!!

007 strikes again !!! Today at Pesda Snowdonia - Round 4 Evolution Bikes North Wales Cyclo X League !!

Posted by barry davies on October 19, 2014 at 22:30

2014-15 UK National Trophy round 1 - Shrewsbury

Full round 1 results for every age group are here 

Well done to all the riders and organisers

Posted by Dave Haygarth on October 13, 2014 at 9:50

X2 absolute black 42tooth 110bcd rings for sale

£30 each. Both with little use and in excellent condition. New bikes are 1x11 so rings no longer required.

Posted by lewiscraven on October 13, 2014 at 8:52 — 3 Comments

Lakeland Monster Loop 12.10.14


I have a free entry to the Lakeland Monster Loop 12.10.14 up for grabs.

I can't make it and its a non refundable event . so rather than the entry going to waste first come etc...

All I need to do is email the organiser with the following info:

Emergency Name
Emergency Number.
If the would rather email me to keep confidentiality etc here is my…

Posted by Andy O'Regan on September 22, 2014 at 12:17

Cross comes calling

So... I'd had a season off 'cross and was enjoying a bit of gentle fatbike riding, when there was this strange calling to get racing again...

Cross Comes Calling from Planet X Bikes on Vimeo.

Posted by Dave Haygarth on September 12, 2014 at 11:09

Fluent in Cross Coaching Days - put a course on in your area

New to cyclocross? Want to improve on your skills for the 2014/15 season? Learn from Fluent in Cross with BC qualified coach Mark Turner and Planet X Team Rider and blogger Alan ‘Crossjunkie’ Dorrington…

  • Friendly and fun coaching in the basics as well as more advanced cyclocross skills
  • Hands-on instruction including live video analysis to become ‘Fluent in Cross’…
  • Max ratio of 1 coach per 10 riders

Mark Turner is a British Cycling Level 2 coach,…


Posted by mark turner on August 11, 2014 at 18:39





The big question Carbon or Aluminum? 1 Reply

Hi all,Just putting it out there, I am currently looking to purchase a new Cyclocross bike for the duties of racing, daily commuting and winter training, however I am unsure whether to go for carbon or aluminum.I'm interested in the Focus Mares Ax/Cx 2015 (see below), I have a budget of around 1500 however I am very tempted to push the boundaries and go for the Focus Mares cx but do people recon a carbon bike is suitable for the duties of racing and commuting or would the Focus Mares AX 2.0 be…Continue

Started by Luke Wallace in General Chit Chat. Last reply by Luke Wallace 14 hours ago.

Felt f5x cx bike (47cm) 5 Replies

I have a 2014 felt f5x full carbon cx bike, size 47cm.. It is equipped with SRAM rival groupset, carbon double tap shifters. It has a shimano ultegra chainset on at present as has only been ridden on the road. Has a couple of minor marks on. This is a lovely bike and nice and light.. Selling due to injury..BARGAIN AT £1000Continue

Started by Paul renshaw in Classifieds. Last reply by Lorna 19 hours ago.


I have decided to sell my Ridley x fire bikesize 54 cm. The sizing of Ridley cross frames is a little different from standard sizing. although this is a 54 cm frame, it is more suitable for someone 5' 10" and above. Built up with the following groupset componentssram apex leverssram force rear mechsram apex front mechtruvativ chainset (36/46 tooth, 172.5mm crank length)sram gxp bottom bracketshimano ultegra 6700 chain (low use)shimano tiagra cassettefrog legs canti brake calipers (the front is…Continue

Started by hans van nierop in Classifieds. Last reply by hans van nierop yesterday.

Ever raced in deep snow? 5 Replies

It took me a year to edit, but this race just happened last year.  Freak snow storm the night before and an unbelievable snow race.  Have you ever raced in the snow and how did it change what you did? Continue

Started by Chris Haskell in General Chit Chat. Last reply by Ian Chapman yesterday.

Wtd: Disc CX Wheels 6 Replies

Hi all, I'm looking for a pair of light weight disc brake CX wheels as an upgrade for my Boardman CX Team, the original ones are extremely heavy and ruin an otherwise excellent bike. Anything considered.ThanksMike.Continue

Started by Mike in Classifieds. Last reply by David Riley on Tuesday.

FS: Carbon Disc Cyclocross Frame 2 Replies

For Sale:  Felt F5X Carbon Disc Cyclocross Frame.Includes Frame, Fork, Headset, BB30 Bottom Bracket and adapters to run standard 24mm cranks, Shimano/Rotor/FSA etc. Can be used with mechanical or Di2 gearing. Size 55cm, with a 56cm Horizontal top tube, geometry can be found here: Only a month old, bought to use as a…Continue

Started by scot in General Chit Chat. Last reply by scot on Monday.

BH RX Carbon Cross Frames Medium (54 ish TT)

In great condition, can be used disc or canti, in great condition only used for 1 season and were mostly heli-taped so hardly a mark on them.£650 eachContinue

Started by Nick Shaughnessy in Classifieds on Monday.

TRP Hy/rd Calipers with 160mm rotors

I have 2 pairs for sale surplus to requirements£100/pair with sintered pads and 160mm me nikxl at hotmail dot co dot ukContinue

Started by Nick Shaughnessy in Classifieds on Monday.

Who has got stock? 1 Reply

I've got a friend that I have convinced to get a cross bike. He wants to spend about a grand or a little bit over and doesn't like carbon frames, so thePlanetX offering isn't an option. All of the bikes be has been looking at wont be in stock until January or February!Any suggestions?Continue

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

Youth cross tyres 26" 1 Reply

Can anyone recommend any cross tyres for youth riders on 26" wheels, preferably not too expensive. Many only seem to be available in 700's.ThanksContinue

Tags: youth, tyres

Started by Malc Jacklin in General Chit Chat. Last reply by Neil Mansfield Oct 18.


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