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Highland Trail Race – A Gear Review

As you may have read on websites elsewhere, this year was the inaugural Highland Trail Race – a 440 mile ITT in a style similar to that of the great US races such as Tour Divide and Colorado Trail Race. No entry fee, no prize and definitely no support. You’re on your own (albeit with […]

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Bespoked – Best Touring Bicycle

Nic from Look Mum No Hands got in touch about us making a Leopard frame bag for a new frame that Ryan at Oak Cycles was building for her. And, by the way… I need it for Bespoked next month… Some basic details were discussed, such as colour, number of compartments, overall size and width […]

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Bespoked Bristol Photos

Here are our small collection of Bespoked Bristol photos from last month. It was a privilege to go knowing that our gear would be on display on a number of stands, even if we didn’t have a direct presence there ourselves for the whole three days. The large hall was packed with people and the […]

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Cycling East – Cycling to Nepal

A frame bag forms just one component of a vast array of gear needed for a big trip. Its very satisfying to help people through their selection process in preparation for their trip, as was the case with Alex Gandy last year when he contacted us about his plans to cycling to Nepal to raise […]

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BUL Grand Paradis VTT

One of our customers recently sent us his video of a bikepacking trip in the Grand Paradis region of France. Don’t be put off by a picture of a man in his underpants, there’s some very nice biking and alpine scenery!   Thanks to Pascal Gaudin for sending us the link.

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Bespoked Bristol 2013

We’re quite excited to be heading off to the Bespoked Bristol Handmade Bike Show next weekend (13 April). Whilst we’re not exhibiting ourselves, we’ve been working over the last few months to kit out three different frame builders with gear for the show. The first of these is DMO Frameworks, which is the creation of […]

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Postage Costs – April 2013

If you haven’t already picked up on this in the news, Royal Mail have today introduced a new pricing structure for parcels. No longer is it based simply on weight – there are now three size categories: small, medium and large. This is apparently based on how big a parcel the Postie can get into […]

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New Product: Tiger

We’re pleased to announce that the newest addition to the Wildcat Gear range, the Tiger, is now available. Check out the product page here, and the ordering page can be found here.

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The Tigers are Coming…

Following sneak previews and other snippets of information on internet forums and twitter, we’re pleased and excited to announce the impending launch of our seat system: The Tiger. The Tiger represents a different approach to the soft-pack system for the rear of the bike, attaching behind the saddle in the form of a harness into which you […]

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