Thursday, April 14, 2022

Gearing Explained – How to choose what you need

Picking the right gears has a dramatic effect on how your bike rides and how much (or little) you wish to suffer when the road heads upwards. Our gearing explained guide will hopefully make you a little more gear savvy when it comes to your bikes spinny bits. GEARING EXPLAINED We can well understand the…

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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

How to add a Ribble CustomColour

Ribble CustomColour lets you create your one-of-a-kind dream bike. Within BikeBuilder you have the option to choose from a palette of 35 colours, add gradients, and mix fad...

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Friday, November 5, 2021

Ribble electric bikes – what do they offer?

The electric bike market continues to grow, with current estimations placing e-bike ownership at 300m worldwide by 2023. In fact, the e-bike is rapidly establishing itself ...

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Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Why you should upgrade your wheels.

Whether you’re looking to give your existing bike a new lease of life for those spring and summer rides or you are in the market for a new bike. A key area that shoul...

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021

R872 vs Endurance SL- which should I choose?

Our R&D team of bike experts have been through a significant phase of road bike design, innovation, development, and testing. Taking advantage of the very latest advanc...

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Spending quality time together-Real.Bike.People.

Hannah from Manchester decided that she should be out enjoying the benefits of the fresh air whilst spending quality time together with her boyfriend. So at the start of th...

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Friday, September 4, 2020

RIDING THE TOUGHEST 100KM IN THE UK

Cycling YouTuber Katie Kookaburra decided to take on the toughest 100km in the UK. The brutal 100km route included more than 3100m of elevation and 21 steep climbs. Katie K...

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Friday, July 17, 2020

330KM RIDE TO WILDCAMP: PUSHING OURSELVES TO THE LIMIT

Cycling YouTuber Katie Kookaburra decided to push herself, and the Endurance SL to the limit loading it up and taking it down south for a bike-packing wild camping adventur...

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

RIBBLE STAFF STORIES: MURRAY BRINDLE

This proper northern mechanic – with a love for beasting it out in Ironmans – enjoys the simplicity of single speed and off-road biking. Find out more in our la...

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Friday, May 1, 2020

RIBBLE STAFF RIDER STORIES: MATT LAWSON

Matt Lawson is Ribble’s Mr Digital – and rides possibly one of the nicest bikes to have ever come out of Preston HQ – but in his own words he’s R...

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

MY PERFECT SUMMER CLIMBING BIKE: THE RIBBLE ENDURANCE SL

Climbing enthusiast Katie Kookaburra talks about what makes the perfect summer climbing bike for hitting the hills. Hello, my name is Katie and I love hills. I know it’s no...

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Friday, April 24, 2020

RIBBLE STAFF RIDER STORIES: JACO

Ribble staff rider stories continue with Jaco. You’re likely to have met this happy chappy if you’ve visited the Ribble showroom in Preston – or called ou...

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Choosing the correct size road bike – Geometry Explained

Shopping for a new bike is an exciting time, right? But, when faced with such a wealth of bikes to choose from, how do you ensure that you get the right size? Choosing the ...

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

RIBBLE STAFF RIDER STORIES: DEE ALLEN

Customer service advisor by day, triathlete by night. Here we are showcasing Ribble staff rider stories, this week we have Dee Allen. With goals of Ironman Kona, Dee Allen ...

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Friday, August 2, 2019

Fair weather cyclists – Are you one?

Have you ever heard of this expression? You see, some of us commute to work everyday whether it is raining, snowing or blowing a gale. The saner amongst us will only break ...

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Oli Stockwell – National Champ!

A huge congratulations from all at Team Ribble to Oli Stockwell of Ribble Pro Cycling. On Sunday the 28th July, Oli claimed the National Junior Road Race title in Bassingha...

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Friday, June 28, 2019

Endurance SL – Top Builds and Carbon wheels

Here, we take a look at what the top spec builds and wheel upgrades are on our best-selling carbon model the Endurance SL. Ribble are renowned for not only offering great v...

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Ribble Pro Cycling – The National Championships

The last week of June is a particularly busy one for the UK racing scene. Taking place in Norfolk is the ‘British Festival of Cycling’. Set over 4 days, this fe...

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Ribble Pro Cycling – Lancaster Grand Prix

June the 9th saw the HSBC UK National Road Series head to Lancaster for the inaugural Lancaster Grand Prix. It would prove to be a testing circuit consisting of 7 x 12 mile...

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Cycle to work, buy a bike, and save money

Cycle to Work is a government based incentive, designed to entice more commuters out of their cars and onto bicycles. It also allows you to purchase a lovely new bicycle ...

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Welcome to team Ribble – Adam Bowden

We are delighted to have the opportunity to welcome Adam Bowden to Team Ribble. Adam is a supremely talented triathlete who has now turned his attention to competing in the...

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Team Ribble tackle the dirty reiver

Towards the latter part of 2018 a germ of an idea crept into the thinking of a group of intrepid Ribblers. A whisper was heard in the office, the whisper of; what if we tes...

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Alison Salthouse – The pre- Season update

Alison is one of our Sponsored riders and for the 2019 season will be competing upon the brand new Ribble Eliminator AL track bike. Back in March we uploaded a blog for Int...

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

welcome to Team ribble – beau smith

We are delighted to introduce to Team Ribble our sponsored athlete, Beau Smith. Beau is a great talent and we are delighted to sponsor him throughout the 2019 season. He wi...

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Ribble recommends – 5 iconic Climbs

Easter is almost upon us and the first long weekend of the year is a great opportunity to dust off the summer bike and get some miles under the belt. For those seeking a ne...

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