Tag Archives: Tech

Industry Giants Shimano Speak About Cycle Tech

  Click for podcast In the latest podcast, Sean is joined by Peter Treviss – the Southern UK Tech Rep for Shimano. Peter was visiting Cycle Systems Academy (CSA) for the first time and I think you will agree, his technical knowledge is only matched by the level of his broad and balanced view on the world of cycling technology in 2016. Shimano of course are the behemoth of the cycle industry. A product of the post war boom in Japan and Read More...

Cyclocross Bike Tech Discussion with Scott Dedenbach

  Click for podcast Another fascinating podcast, focusing on the fast-growing sport of cyclocross. Sean and John are joined by Scott Dedenbach from The Bike Shop Show and The Cyclocross Network (http://cyclocrossnetwork.com/). He’s not just a podcaster and mechanic par excellence, Scott is also the main man behind the Cyclocross Network Race Teams for Juniors and the Under 23’s, as well as the Women’s team. So one thing we can say for certain is that he knows cyclocross tech! What is Cyclocross? A strange Read More...

Tech Tips – Brakes, Repair or Replace?

  Welcome to Cycle Systems’ Academy Monthly Tech Blog – the best in cycle maintenance tips and tech  know-how. We hope you enjoy it! Cycle Systems will be launching their online tutorials in March – and these will be free to use. If you are interested to find out more about this and to be notified once the material goes live, please add your name to our mailing list here. This month we are going to have a look at some of the theory of brakes. In Read More...