Want a new bike for commuting? Worried about the cost? Dorvics and Cyclescheme can get you saddled up. Here at Dorvics, we're proud to be part of the Cyclescheme programme that helps workers all over the country save on brand-new bikes for their commute. Whether you're an employee looking at swapping four [...]
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The Dorvics servicing team weave their magic to get a neglected 1980s racer back on the road. In amongst all the modern road and mountain bikes that pass through our servicing department, every now and again we get to deal with something a little special. A great example of this came in February, [...]
Carl Keen, our new general manager, has been racing, riding and fixing bikes all his life. Read all about him here. Those of you who have visited the shop in the last few weeks will have likely met our new general manager, Carl Keen. A founding member of Leighton Buzzard Road Cycling [...]
Come and visit us at Dorvics between 10am and 2pm this Saturday (March 24 2018) for our special bike security event! Bedfordshire Police will be on hand to give your bike security marking free of charge, making it easily identifiable if it's lost or stolen. Our Dorvics experts will also be on hand [...]
Ahead of our bike security event this Saturday, these handy tips can minimise the risk of you losing your ride. We'd all like to live in a world where we can ride around town without fear of our bikes getting stolen or damaged. Of course, as we all know, life isn't like [...]
Mud, snow, mud, rain, sweat, mud and grass. Here's your layman's guide to cyclocross, cycling's brutal winter version. Did we mention there was mud? Cyclocross? What's that? Cycling that makes you angry? No. It won't make you angry (much). It will make you very cold and very muddy, though! The easiest way [...]
Dan has been a member of Leighton Buzzard Road Cycling Club for 18 months and started out as a complete novice. It was a few months after I’d started cycling to work that my friend Ross had the idea that changed my life. “Our cycling club has got a spare ‘club bike’ [...]
Just arrived, a lovely new pretty single speed / fixie, it's taken pride of place in the shop window and has been turning heads all week. Cinelli have drawn on their extensive knowledge of fixed gear bicycles to create the Tipo Pista. The result is a lightweight aluminium bike that’s as happy [...]
We get a lot of people coming in to the shop to get advice, get measured and sized for a bike and then go on the internet to buy at the best price they can find, but what are the pitfalls of buying a bike online? It will arrive in a box, [...]