The Latest News from Bikechain Ricci

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ABC's of awareness

  • 5th January

If you’re a cyclist and pay attention to social news sources, you’re likely asking yourself, “Is it just me or does it seem like more people are getting hit today than ever before?” Cycling safety and infrastructure appear to be directly correlated. The NHSTA reports that the number of cyclist deaths on roadways has been anywhere from 600-800 per year over the last ten years. During that time, the US has increased annual federal funding for improving cycling...

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Black Friday preview bikes

  • 23rd November 2016

We love Black Friday here at Bike Chain Ricci, so here is a preview of some bikes available NOW! These are strictly limited to one of each model, be quick grab a bargain.... Black Friday Bikes RRP   Black Friday Deal Saving Demo Emonda Slr 10 H1 56 Cn-Rd £9,000.00   £7,200.00 £1,800.00 Demo Domane Clsc 60 Team Media £9,000.00   £6,300.00 £2,700.00...

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Bike Chain Bissoe in the news

  • 18th August 2016

Debbie can be heard throughout the day on BBC Radio Cornwall. She takes part in the various phone ins and competitions. Skip through to 1 hour, 19 minutes, to listen to Richard talk about Bike Chain Bissoe, and the success of Cornish cycling. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p043gf4r

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Falmouth Triathlon

  • 28th June 2016

 The sporting highlights of the Falmouth Triathlon 2016, recently hosted at Gylly beach. A production team consisting of Stuart Wilkes & Ian Butler based in Cornwall.

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Feature Video - Poldice Valley

  • 19th June 2016

A production team consisting of Stuart Wilkes & Ian Butler based in Cornwall. A group of Cornwall Freeriders riding the trails at the Poldice valley, MTB in Cornwall at its finest. riders in this edit were : Rich Taite - Ben Thomas - Matt Luscombe - Matt Sullivan - Tony Hicks  

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Refurbishment at Bissoe

  • 26th May 2016

  Full reburbishment at Bissoe Over the last month the Bike Chain team have been working flat out to create a clean, fresh look at the cycle hire centre and cafe. We are open from 9am until 6pm - 7 days per week    We stock snacks, cakes, and SIS nutrition, along with freshly ground Lavazza coffee, and a selection of sport and soft drinks.  We proudly supply freshly made cakes from Rustic Cakes, based in St Agnes, along with Tregothannan ...

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We're hiring!

  • 23rd January 2016

Would you like like to work in one of Cornwall's fastest growing and expanding cycling businesses? Bike Chain Ricci and Bissoe Bike Hire and Cafe are now looking for enthusiastic, passionate,  articulate and customer focused individuals for a variety of roles across both sites.  An interest in cycling and cyclists and a vibrant, can do, personality is highly desirable. Cycle sales, cycles servicing, cafe supervisors, cooks, bar staff and cycle hire assistants, ...

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2016 Fi'zi:k range coming soon to Bike Chain Ricci

  • 5th October 2015

The history and heritage behind Italian manufacturers is second to none. Fi'zi:k is no different, fi'zi:k is a racing brand. It represents beauty, speed, passion, freedom for those who race against each other, race against the clock and for enthusiast cyclists around the world who identify with the feeling of the fire of competition.  Technology Re:Flex - By using long-filament composites aligned in specific directions, the entire base of a Re:flex saddle is able to respond...

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BCR @ the Cycleshow, NEC Birmingham

  • 26th September 2015

The Cycleshow at Birmingham NEC was a fantastic. Lots of shiny new products, some shiny old products and more importantly an insight into everything that we can do for you, our customers. I'll be sharing some dates with you shortly once we've finalised the details for Colnago demo days, a ladies night, Trek demo days,and much much more. Full report to follow, but the slideshow below shows some of the highlights from the show.

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Speedplay pedal maintenance

  • 1st September 2015

We recently had a customer in with a stiff pedal, our immediate diagnosis was poorly lubricated pedal bearings..... When we took it apart to clean and lubricate, unfortunately it was too late because the bearings had disintegrated.  Unhappy customer, and unhappy pedals -   We offer a pedal service option when your bike is in our workshop, failure to follow manufacturer guidelines will invalidate your warranty, or you can follow the video below....

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Competition

  • 16th May 2015

To celebrate Oakley being back in store we are offering one lucky winner a pair of customised Oakley sunglasses of their choice. Entry couldn't be easier, just simply click the banner below, design your favourite pair and email the design across to enquiries@bikechainricci.co.uk. All entries will be uploaded to our Facebook on Monday 25th May, the glasses design with the most likes by 31st May at 5pm will WIN. So the more you like and share the better the chance you have of winning....

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Oakley Jawbreaker - have the X-factor

  • 13th May 2015

Oakley extended the field of view in the upper peripheral region to optimize it for cycling, and once they added Switchlock™ Technology for easy lens changing plus temples that adjust to three different lengths for helmet compatibility, Jawbreaker™ became the ultimate sport design. This lightweight yet durable performance sunglass features impact resistance and optical precision at the level of ANSI Z87.1, and with the Polaric Ellipsoid™ geometry of High Definition...

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New product announcement

  • 17th January 2015

We are proud to announce our latest products in store are from British sports nutrition company OTE. Using natural flavouring and colours they are a fantastic addition to our range of nutritional products. We have a limited number of samples so if you'd like to try them please ask. More about the brand: The OTE Sports brand has been created with you, fellow athletes and sports enthusiasts, in mind. Our range of naturally flavoured energy products and recovery drinks have been...

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SRAM releases new direct mount chainrings

  • 16th December 2014

SRAM has released a new direct mount chainring to compliment their XX1, X01 and X1 1400 cranks.  This eliminates the need for the spider so it will save you 25-50g, plus they look trick! There will be a wide range of sizes available to fit everyone’s needs, 26T – 40T. They feature the familiar chain-gripping X-SYNC™ tooth profile and are machined from aluminum. They look slick! Features   Fully CNC ALUMINIUM rings X-SYNC™ technology...

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Track bike special

  • 15th November 2014

We now have access to a much larger range of Track bikes from one of our key suppliers, so if you are in the market for a new track bike give us a call. TR 1.0 RRP £729.99   TR PRO RRP £1199.99  ...

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