Hybrids, Duathlons and Defying Stereotypes

Alex, a young mum, recently walked through the doors of Academy Bikeworks with her faithful Ridgeback step-through hybrid, asking us to give it a service ahead of an event that she was soon going to be competing in - her very first duathlon! This is a shorty story about her experience and how she defied stereotypes within the sport!

Read More
Hannah Smith
What We Look For When Checking Your Bike Over

Wondering if your bike needs to be booked in for a service? You can gauge for yourself with this handy checklist! Find out exactly what we check when you bring your bike in for a service and why we spend time building a comprehensive FREE quote when your bike needs a service!

Read More
Hannah Smith
#Festive 500 - Planned Rides

Between eating vast amounts of food and drinking gin like it’s going out of fashion, we will be riding. Actually, we’ll be doing a lot of riding - as we’re doing the Rapha Festive 500 challenge - which sees riders try to complete 500km (around 310 miles) of riding in the 8 days between Christmas Eve and New Years Eve! Find out how you can join us!

Read More
Hannah Smith
A Closer Look at Frog Bikes

We’ve just sold our first Frog bike - which is being purchased as a Christmas present. Demand for Frog bikes has once again been very high in 2018 and when you look at the quality of the bikes it’s easy to see why! While we had this gorgeous Frog 62 in green in our workshop we wanted to show you exactly what you could expect when buying a Frog bike!

Read More
Hannah Smith
A List of Christmas Gifts For Cyclists

Buying for a cyclist can seem particularly stressful, especially if the buyer is not a cyclist themselves. It’s hard to know which brands and which products might appeal to the recipient, so we’ve put together a list to help give you some ideas and inspiration!

Read More
Hannah SmithComment
THANK YOU! Basepoint and Basement Project Collaboration a Complete Success!

We recently promoted a joint project between Basepoint Bromsgrove and The Basement Project who were holding a food drive to help put together critical Christmas packages for young adults in Worcestershire who are either facing or dealing with homelessness. I am very pleased to say that this project was a big success and I wanted to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone who contributed and donated!!!!

Read More
Hannah Smith
The Retro Run Christmas Special - Saturday 22nd December

The ever popular Retro Run is running it’s first ever Christmas edition! Starting (as always) from the Nailers in Bournheath, the ride will end at Bayleys of Bromsgrove, situated on the Worcester Road. Riders will be raising funds for Dodford Children’s Holiday Farm and are encouraged to dress in festive outfits!

Read More
Hannah Smith