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Endura Clothing – there is a collection for everyone Scottish brand Endura, have a strong relationship with cycling apparel. Not just clothing but protection, not just for one group of riders but for all Tribes. Their unique designs and exceptional tech across MTB, Road and Urban helmets ensure…

Balfe’s Bikes are excited to announce fantastic opportunities across our stores for Bicycle Mechanics and Sales Assistants (part-time & full-time) on a fixed-term contract basis to assist with our busiest season April to September. For more information, please contact careers@balfesbikes.co.uk view our current workshop vacancies view our current…

If you are riding over the winter months, you will notice a significant difference in your summer miles. I am not referring to the extra daylight hours or the warmth on your back but the extra grime, dirt and detritus that collects on your bike. If you are…

Bikes, mechanics, shop floor, clothing, till, bikes, team As an Assistant Store Manager, or Assistant Manager, you are responsible forsupporting the Store Manager in the daily business operations of the store. Generaltasks include supervising employees, communicating with, and helping customersand carrying out directives given by the Store Manager,…

Cover image: @digidavesphotos Cyclo-cross might not be familiar to everyone. Seen as a mix of road cycling and mountain biking but ridden on a road bike with grippier tyres, oh and takes part on a course with obstacles. For those old enough to remember, it might sound like a round…

Peter at the Dragon Ride

Christmas festivities are complete, the fridge is looking a little bare and thoughts turn to plans for the New Year. It is estimated that gyms see a 12 per cent increase in membership sign-ups in January (pre-covid). Riding in the New Year can bring plenty of challenges but with planning, you…

Balfe's Shop Window

Christmas shopping can be a traumatic experience. Lots to do, not enough time and plenty of other people trying to achieve the same goals. Whether you are looking for a gift for someone or perhaps a little something for yourself, we at Balfe’s are here to help. Read our Christmas gift…

Christmas is the time to exchange gifts, big or small, expensive or not, even a secret Santa gift but many when faced with buying a gift for a cyclist are overwhelmed by the choices. So what do you get for the person who spends more time on two wheels than two feet, browse our curated pot…