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Join us and win on Facebook Live

Friday, August 10th, 2018 2:50pm
Category: Latest News

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been giving away some totally sweet prizes on Facebook Live. Check out our recent videos and join us for a chance to win some epic bike stuff!

Ten reasons why Shimano 105 5800 overtook the cycling world

Friday, August 3rd, 2018 2:13pm
Category: Latest News

Shimano’s 105 5800 groupset is the most popular set of components in the world today, but with so many new and exotic drivetrains available, what is it about this series that continues to lure riders everywhere?

Poll reveals riders don’t like to mix and match

Thursday, July 26th, 2018 2:26pm
Category: Latest News

A poll of Chain Reaction Cycles’ social media followers has revealed a slim majority of riders stick to one brand of groupset instead of mixing and matching their components.

Ho hum – ‘Le leap’ over The Tour is now officially a thing

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 2:56pm
Category: Latest News

A French mountain bikers’ jump over riders in the world’s biggest cycling race is believed to have established ‘le leap’ as a thing from now on.

It wasn’t a rumour – SRAM NX Eagle arrives

Thursday, June 14th, 2018 2:10pm
Category: Latest News

A 12-speed mountain bike drive train will soon be within reach for many more riders as SRAM announces the official release of its NX Eagle groupset.

International Day of Dirt will be back for 2019

Thursday, June 7th, 2018 8:55am
Category: Latest News

The International Day of Dirt (IDD) 2018 was such an enormous success Chain Reaction Cycles has already booked a slot for next year

This is why the Megavalanche is completely insane

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 11:05am
Category: Latest News

Check out our infographic on this year’s Megavalanche, as we highlight exactly why taking part is completely insane, and the most intense experience you can have on two wheels.

Will an extra tooth give Shimano XTR more bite?

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 4:09pm
Category: Latest News

Shimano has released its first 12-speed MTB groupset, the XTR M9100, featuring a 51-tooth cassette – one more than the biggest competing sprocket on the market.

Event day intelligence: The Hub’s sportive training guide – Part 8

Thursday, May 17th, 2018 9:00am
Category: Latest News

In this final edition of The Hub’s Sportive Training Guide, we look at the tips, tricks, planning and strategies helping you achieve sportive success.

The periodic table of bike elements

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 1:46pm
Category: Latest News

The modern bicycle is packed with many reactive and interactive elements. We have isolated the various groups that contribute to our understanding of the biking universe.

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