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Cycling is Good for You!

  • 10th September 2013

It’s widely acknowledged that cycling is a great way to achieve good health and fitness. A recent report from the National Institute for Clinical Excellence ( NICE ) expressly recommended the health benefits of cycling. It’s also one of the easiest ways to exercise – you can ride a bicycle almost anywhere, at any time of the year, and without spending a fortune. So if you’re planning on becoming fitter and healthier in 2013 there’s no better time to pick up your...

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Cannondale Factory Racing Kit - Available to order now

  • 7th September 2013

You asked for it. We delivered. Cannondale Factory Racing (CFR) style for your off road adventures. Email  us to pre-order. CFR TEAM JERSEY £59.99 RRP  SIZES M - 2XL Double-knit X L.E. fabric enhances wicking with pro-level stretch for ultimate comfort Vortex mesh stretch inserts on side panels and underarm gussets for added ventilation Full-length zipper for added ventilation 3 traditional back pockets for storage 100% polyester   CFR TEAM LONG...

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Dave Doing it for Kernow!

  • 5th September 2013

The man responsible for One and All Cycling's use of Perranporth Aerodrome for training purposes will be taking part in Action Medical Research for Children's Ride24 event at Thruxton Motor Circuit. Having to raise a minimum of £378 by 7 September, Dave will be riding the event solo amongst teams of other riders competing to finish in the fastest time. Pictured above in his new Bike Chain Ricci uniform, Dave is all set to take on the challenge, and not for the first...

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Euskaltel Euskadi saved by Fernando Alonso

  • 3rd September 2013

Former Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso has agreed to buy the Euskaltel Euskadi cycling team "Fernando Alonso, aware of the current situation of Spanish cycling and knowledgeable about the sad news of the ultimate demise of the Euskaltel Euskadi team, decided to inquire about the status of the Basque side in order to assess their acquisition and ensure the continuity of this project. After several days of intense negotiations between both parties, led, moreover, with the...

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Eric Moore: A Tribute

  • 23rd June 2013

The passing of Eric Moore is a sad occasion for friends and family, he was a a wonderful person and one who so many people owe a debt of gratitude. Reflecting on a good man and friend I would like to honour and celebrate his life, with particular reference to his contribution to cycling. Eric's contribution to cycling in the South West cannot be under estimated.  He was a member of West Cornwall C.C  prior to the Second World War, and during his time serving in Egypt with...

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New book 'Domestique'

  • 18th June 2013

The remarkable true-life story from behind the scenes of professional cycling. Charly Wegelius was one of Britain's most distinguished and respected professional cyclists. He grew up in York, and went on to race for some of cycling's best teams, including Mapei, the world's most successful ever team. In his 11-year career he competed in a remarkable 14 Grand Tours (including three Tours de France). Charly now works as a  directear sportif  for the Garmin-Sharp team....

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FREE Bike hire all week

  • 12th June 2013

We are offering free bike hire to celebrate Bike Week. During 15th - 23rd June we are offering free hire on all bikes and accesories, including hybrids, mountain bikes, tag-a-longs, and accesories. As one of Cornwall's leading cycle hire facilities, we are actively encouraging families to get out on their bikes and go wherever they wish, be it on the road or to the stunning Devoran to Portreath "Coast to coast" trail.   Quote from Bike Week: "Thank you for taking...

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2014 Trek 29ers in store now

  • 31st May 2013

We have the latest 2014 Trek 29ers instore now available to test ride. Not sure whether a 29er is right for you? Have a read below and see for your self the difference between 26" & 29" wheels. Still not convinced? Why not book a test ride on the latest bikes and check them out for yourself. Trek's 29er legacy For over a dozen years, Trek have produced more 29ers than anyone else. It's no wonder they make the best bigwheelers on the planet. More momentum...

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Latest news

  • 16th May 2013

The Amgen Tour of California is under way, and Cannondale sprint sensation Peter Sagan is off to a good start, sitting in joint 1st position for the Green Jersey after a podium finish in the first stage, and a sensational hard-fought victory in yesterday's third stage. In the third stage (Palmdale to Santa Clarita, 177km) a long final descent saw the Cannondale riders driving the pace to bring back the day’s breakaway. Led by Kristijan Koren and Maciej Bodnar, the peloton caught the...

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New Bike Alert!

  • 30th April 2013

Colorado based Yeti Cycles  have been busy brewing their latest 29" wheeled creation for the past six years but it's inspiration and design draws on nearly 3 decades of bike building heritage to construct a bike Yeti are calling "the best bike we've built to date". Based on the high performing ‘Switch Link’ suspension platform the SB95 Carbon offers 127mm of crisp pedalling, bump absorbing rear wheel travel wrapped in a low slung, slack trail gripping package. The high...

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Cannondale Team Kit arriving soon

  • 10th April 2013

We have the latest Cannondale Pro Cycling team kit on order, these are limited stock so please email  or call to reserve you items now. Featuring the latest technologies in mositure control and fit, this is the 2013 Cannondale Pro Cycling team kit. Bibshorts 8 panel contour No inseam to reduce under chamois bulk Flat lock stitching Signature grip leg elastic  RRP £79.99   Pro Jersey Gobi3 is an elite summer...

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Spartacus Wins Again

  • 7th April 2013

Fabien Cancellera and his Trek Domane continued his domination of the classics season comepleting another Flanders-Roubaix double.  He climbed the stairs into the VIP area, sat down, and promptly said he didn’t know how he did it and couldn’t remember a thing from the last 40 kilometers of racing. “I think the hands are okay. It’s just the whole rest of the body is — how I can say? Flat fucked,” Cancellara said. When asked to describe the...

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15% off all SIS nutrition

  • 1st April 2013

Science in sport do a wide range of flavours but Cabbage is most certainly not one of them.  However we have a special offer on SIS products as we are able to offer our customers 15% off RRP on the entire range of SIS products. Please click on the image below or go to   https://bikechainricci.co.uk/nutrition/     2/3/2013 Update Thanks to everyone who emailed yesterday about becomming a product tester for Cabbage Gels, this was an April Fools...

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Trek Project One Upgrades

  • 19th March 2013

We can now offer the bike of one of the pro peloton’s most exciting teams and help get bikes into the hands of rural African children. When you build your Project One Madone, Domane, or Speed Concept with the MTN-Qhubeka team paint scheme, Trek will donate $200 to Qhubeka to aid their mission of mobilizing a generation of Africa’s youth. By purchasing an MTN-Qhubeka bike, riders will actually be buying two bikes; one for themselves and one for a child in rural South Africa who...

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NEW! Cannondale Pro Team Colour EVO HiMod frame "LIMITED NUMBER" 1ST come 1st served

  • 11th March 2013

NEW Cannondale Pro Team colour EVO Hi-mod frame. We will have a very Limited number and will be offering these on a 1ST come 1st served basis. RRP £1999.99 our price £1850!  Please contact us on 01209 215787 or email Sales@bikechainricci.co.uk to reserve yours now.

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