Archive for January, 2011

Alfine 11 is here in stock

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

Yay! Huzzah! Yippee! Alfine 11 is here in stock right now!

Except there’s no shifters or fitting kits available yet.

Boo! Yikes! Ploppywee!

Genesis Latitude

Friday, January 21st, 2011

I like this, a lot. Let’s see 853, 400 quid, 120mm fork (CEn tested for upto 140mm), 44mm headtube so anything will fit, loads of clearance. Winner!

Genesis Latitude

Latitude stay

Ugly plate, but hidden by the chainset – bags of room!

Latitude headtube

Big but not too big.

Cotic >X<

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Just in for a fellow is this shiny Cotic >X< . Looks good to me. Cotic X at Sideways Cycles

10 days left!

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Come on people, you’ve got 10 days to take advantage of our 20th year celebratory sale!

Independent Fabrication on the move…

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Them boys from Boston are moving to New Hampshire, exciting yet saddening to hear a few members of the crew won’t be making the move.

All the best boys and girls, more info here courtesy of the ifrider owners club

Singular Cycles

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

I’ve put them on the site finally so now folk might actually believe we do them and maybe we can build a few for you. Let’s talk…


Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

So I decided that I really ought to do something about being a big fat wassock and as it was the start of a new year, what better time to begin?
My plan, is at least 30 minutes of heart rate raising excersise every day. That’s got to be doable and doesn’t come with the constraint of riding every day, or running every day. So far I’ve done 35 minutes on the turbo, a 45 minute solo ride, about 90 minutes ride in the woods with friends and just got back from a 24 minute run (I’m allowing a little flexibility as long as the weekly average doesn’t drop below 210 minutes)

Started the year at 230 pounds – let’s see where, or if, I finish it…

20 years deserves a celebration!

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

And our suppliers deserve paying! We’re having a sale to generate a little post Christmas cash – 20% off more or less everything for the next 20 days. Have a think, give us a call or drop a mail, tell your friends if you have any, spread the word, do the hokey cokey…