Biking

Get fit and help your ticker by cycling

January 31, 2012

When the New Year rolls around, lots of cyclists vow to spend more time on the saddle! If, a few weeks into the New Year, you need a little more encouragement, hopefully our top reasons why you should make ‘to cycle more’ your New Year’s resolution will help! Listen up folks! Getting fit: Cycling helps [...]

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Great locations for rides in the UK!

January 31, 2012

Recently, our Facebook fans shared some of their favourite places to ride with us and we’ve narrowed their suggestions down to our top five cycling locations in the UK. We’d highly recommend trying out these trails – they’re great locations to get that adrenaline pumping! The Lake District A favourite amongst our fans was The [...]

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The right products for giving your bike some TLC!

November 29, 2011

A few weeks back, we asked some of our Facebook fans how often they gave their bikes a bit of TLC! We were very impressed with some of the answers! A lot of people stated that they cleaned their bike after every ride. Fantastic!  It’s important to make sure you’re maintaining your bike so that [...]

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Preventing punctures could save you a lot of hassle!

November 29, 2011

As you lot will know, there are lots of different types of punctures, including sidewall punctures, outer surface punctures, inner surface punctures and also you can have blow out and valve problems. All cyclists come across at least one of these types of punctures in their lifetime – and they always seem to come about [...]

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Free course in mountain biking skills

September 7, 2011

We’ve come across a great free course which is going to be held at Dalby Forest in Yorkshire this weekend! Cycling expert, Andy Swann, will be leading the session and bikes will be available to use throughout the day. You can read more about the course here. For the latest Bike Maintenance news and chatter [...]

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Team Hammer makes good progress

September 5, 2011

The Team Hammer lads made good progress over the weekend and have kindly sent us an update along with some snaps. On Saturday they completed their Loch swim and Sunday saw them cycle past Fort William. Here’s what Team Hammer had to say: Saturday – The Loch Swim “On Saturday, the black and rather ominous [...]

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Team Hammer Triathlon – Day 2

September 2, 2011

It’s Day 2 of the Team Hammer Triathlon and we’ve just received an update from the guys Carl, Kev and Ian (or Chappy, who has joined Team Hammer to cook, put up tents and take photos!) They are on their way to John O’Groats after spending the night at an RAF base near Carlisle. They [...]

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New cycling campaign!

September 2, 2011

We’ve come across this article which is all about how road conditions should be improved for cyclists! We think this is a fantastic new cycling campaign – take a look at it at let us know your views! Click here to read the article! If you have any bike maintenance related questions or tips don’t [...]

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Weldtite sponsors team of TA Soldiers in triathlon challenge

September 1, 2011

We are really pleased to be sponsoring two Territorial Army soldiers in their bid to complete a gruelling triathlon challenge to raise money for two very worthy causes: The Army Benevolent Fund and Pinderfields Children’s Burns Club. The two chaps, Carl and Kev (or ‘Team Hammer’ as they prefer to be called), are part of [...]

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1,776 miles in 28 days – American Bike Challenge completed!

August 11, 2011

As most of you will know, we recently sponsored two young men in their mission to ride from New York to Miami, and we are delighted to announce that they have finally crossed the finishing line! Theo and Will managed to raise almost £1000 for The Prostate Cancer Charity – well done boys, you did [...]

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