Cycle Art – The North East's Cyclo-Cross Experts
Itb s cold, itb s wet and itb s windy. That can mean only one thing b the weather has changed in readiness for the cyclo-cross season. To the uninitiated, b cross appears to be an utterly crazy way to spend a Sunday b romping around a muddy field on what looks like a road bike, leaping on and off and jumping over all sorts of obstacles. To those who race, it is one of the most appealing forms of cycling, tough but rewarding, and with one of the biggest and friendliest scenes of all cycle sport.
At Cycle Art, web re kind of lucky. Tony, who runs the shop, is a bit of a local legend on the b cross scene. He has notched up over 50 b cross podiums, over 20 mountain bike wins and has won the senior CXNE league, and been North East mountain bike champion. With over 20 years of b cross racing experience, having tried and tested bikes, components, wheels, tyres, and more importantly tyre pressures, Tonyb s knowledge of b cross and b cross bikes is unsurpassed in the North East.
Armed with that knowledge, Tony has selected to stock Ridley b cross bikes (because no one does b cross better than the Belgians). Tony himself races on a pair of ultralight Ridley X-Nights, which he has uniquely customized himself. He is also an expert wheel builder and can build wheels that are perfectly suited to rider, bike and this type of racing.
All this means one thing b Cycle Art is THE specialist for b cross in the North East. It is uniquely positioned to advise and equip b cross racers of all levels, from beginner to those competing at the highest level. If youb re serious about b cross and getting the most out of your b cross bike and equipment, there really no where else to consider.
The only thing we would ask is this b please leave Tony to warm up at the start of a race as heb s not at work when heb s racing!