Monthly Archives: October 2012

Out on the Toon with The Cycle Hub!

In September’s edition of the National Geographic Traveller magazine, Sarah Barrell one of their journalists came up to the North-East for the day to see what was on offer for someone new to the area. She caught up with one of our directors’ Andrew Straw (Also...

TURBO SESSIONS AT THE HUB

Do you need a little bit of inspiration to get you through winter training and that necessary evil that is the dreaded turbo trainer?? Why not come along to the Cycle Hub on a Wednesday evening and do a structured group session to help you get...

Cycle Hub Director in the Journal

From wine to cycling holidays and even a spell running a department store, Alan Holmes has packed a lot into his career, as he tells Peter Jackson. Alan Holmes greets me at the entrance to the reception area of Durham’s Ramside Hall Hotel where we conduct...

All-in-one Coffee making Bike!

The Velopresso pedal-powered espresso trike, seen on the Brooks booth at Eurobike, is to be available commercially. The Velopresso is an award-winning pedal-powered all-in-one espresso machine, trike and coffee bean grinder. It was produced as graduation project by two design students from the Royal College of Art...

Social bike rides from the Cycle Hub!

Starting in November, on the second Saturday of every month, we will be starting sociable led cycle rides for all ages and abilities! We will look to cycle between 10 – 20 miles starting from The Cycle Hub at around 10am. All you need to do...