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Trevs Cycles Boutique Brands

Posted by Trevor Barrett on

With the Auckland lockdown coming to an end, i thought it would be great to make you smile and think of having one of the amazing bikes in your Cycling Garage. The Chapter 2 bikes which are unique and amazing bikes to own plus Mike Pryde lives in Auckland and you can ride with the designer (Once in a life time to ride with the creator), why not support the local brand and join his monthly bunch rides which are a fun way to see, touch and learn about the C2 brand. The Factor now taking its place in the...

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Factor One V1 still going Strong - 3 year review

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Well looking back at my first review of this bike which was 3 years ago seems like yesterday, alot has changed since then and Factor has also done amazing things for the future of cycling. What can i say this bike has taken me over 8000 km and still keeps on going, handles like a dream on he downhills and dont feel twitching at all, loves to climb and still beating a few PRs on strava around Auckland. The ceramic speed BB still going strong and never had any issues, had an accident in Taupo and besides a smashed carbon...

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SANAS Nutrition for Cycling - Lotto Soudal sponsored by Sanas

Posted by Trevor Barrett on

We have been looking for another Nutrition range that was unique and different and have linked up with SANA Nutrition, they currently sponsor the Lotto Soudal team so we know they are of great quality and keep you on the move. By cycling one hour your body consumes quickly 500-600 kilocalories (depending on the intensity of course ). So you can imagine that it is definitely not a bad idea refueling on energy during trips of several hours. This can be done in the form of gels and bars. Here too, the composition of these products is important. Our formulas...

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Chapter 2 & Trevscycleshop

Posted by Trevor Barrett on

When i started my store about 4 years ago i always dreamed of having some big brand names in my online store, but i wanted to have unique brands and not the mainstream ones.  Then this great Brand called Chapter 2 arrived in NZ and was amazed that it had a great Kiwi heritage and with it being designed here was magical, i have always following them on FB & Insta but was always wishing i could afford to have the privilege of putting it in my shop. Thanks to Mike & Neil Pryde for creating such an amazing Company...

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Review - Skratch Labs Sport Hydration

Posted by Trevor Barrett on

You’re losing a sword fight with your thirst and sweating so bad the kids want to use you to water their slip n’ slide. Don’t worry, we gotcha.

"I was looking for an electrolyte mix to drink after my daily runs (10km) and wanted one that did not have artificial sweeteners. Skratch Lab seems to be the only company that doesn't use artificial sweetener. The Lemon/Lime Flavour is surprisingly delicious. I typically don't use a full serving each time, as I like my drinks a bit diluted. Will definitely be buying this again." Trinity T.

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