Wheelbase Tour De Staveley 2022
WHEELBASE TOUR DE STAVELEY 2022 – JOIN US!
June 24, 2022

The Tour de Staveley is back for 2022! Celebrate with us and enjoy a great afternoon ride in the stunning South Lakes. Saturday 9th July – 3pm Now celebrating its 14th anniversary and with two stunning Lakeland routes to choose from, this friendly non-competitive cycle sportive has a perfect distance to suit you. A homage

Bikepacking
SUMMER SOLITICE SLEEP OUT – BIKEPACKING MICRO-ADVENTURE

  Andrew Barlow and his Bikepacking crew, made up of Wheelbase staff and other local riding buddies got together for a Summer Solstice micro-adventure. The plan was simple – head out for a ride; watch the sunset, bivvy out for the night and cruise straight back into work the next morning.. We headed out straight

Apidura Backcountry Hip Pack
APIDURA BACKCOUNTRY HIP PACK – PRODUCT FEATURE
June 23, 2022

  A question that we’re often asked at Wheelbase HQ is ‘how do you carry all of your stuff?’ Now, what I consider carrying on a daily ride doesn’t usually contain everything including the kitchen sink but it usually consists of a multi-tool, inner-tube, pump, tyre levers, tyre boot patches, a quick link, energy gels

2022 National Road Race Championships - Preview
2022 NATIONAL ROAD RACE CHAMPIONSHIPS – PREVIEW
June 22, 2022

  Our Wheelbase Cabtech Castelli team are ready to race the British Cycling National Road Championships over the coming few days on what could be considered by almost all of the riders as a ‘home race’, with the team’s largely Scottish contingent getting set to race on the demanding open roads of Dumfries and Galloway

Genesis Croix De Fer Ti 2022
GENESIS CROIX DE FER TI – PRODUCT FEATURE
June 20, 2022

  For our latest product feature we’re taking a detailed look at the rather stunning Genesis Croix De Fer Ti gravel, adventure and Bikepacking bike that can boast classic looks combined with a bang up-to-date contemporary specification. Most of you will be way ahead of us here, but for the uninitiated, the Ti in the

Mondraker Summum Carbon RR 2022
DAVID TRUMMER’S MONDRAKER SUMMUM CARBON RR
June 15, 2022

  Our Bike Check feature is back with another beauty from the travelling circus that is the UCI World Cup Downhill. Shot by our brilliant regular freelance photographer James Vincent at Fort William in the Highlands of Scotland; Vincent zoomed in on Austrian Pro Downhiller David Trummer’s great-looking Mondraker Summum Carbon RR downhill race bike

Wheelbase Cabtech Castelli
LUCY BELL GOES RACING – EWS ROUND 1 & GLENTRESS 7 RACE REPORT
June 14, 2022

  Our multi-discipline cycling star Lucy Bell is back in action for 2022, racing nearly all forms of cycling for Wheelbase alongside Cannondale UK. A regular visitor to our North East store in Darlington, Lucy has tons of energy and an almost unmeasurable passion for nearly all forms of cycling. Already deep into her busy

Wheelbase Staveley 3 Valleys Challenge
STAVELEY 3 VALLEYS CHALLENGE – EVENT REPORT
June 13, 2022

  Saturday the 11th June saw the return of the Staveley 3 Valleys Mountain Bike Challenge after a brief hiatus due to Covid restrictions. You may be thinking you’ve never heard of this event?! That’s because this popular and well-established charity event here in the south Lake District has had a major name change; what

Garmin Edge 1040 Solar
GARMIN EDGE 1040 SERIES – PRODUCT LAUNCH
June 9, 2022

Launched this week and in stock now at Wheelbase! Garmin bring you the Edge 1040 Series available now in two exciting new models. Choose between the Edge 1040 or their innovative Edge 1040 Solar option which harnesses the power of the sun helping to extend battery life further into your next epic ride making it

Nukeproof Dissent 297
DAN BOOKER’S NUKEPROOF DISSENT 297 – BIKE CHECK
June 7, 2022

  It’s time for another bike check! Today we’re casting our eyes over Dan Booker’s Nukeproof Dissent downhill bike which he raced at the recent UCI Downhill World Cup in Fort William, Scotland. The young Australian has been with Nukeproof for just over a year now, joining the Enduro and Downhill team after a recommendation

Right Royal Sale at Wheelbase
RIGHT ROYAL DEALS – SAVE UP TO 25%
June 1, 2022

  Save up to 25% on selected items in our RIGHT ROYAL DEALS. For a limited time only…      

#JENNRIDE 2022
#JENNRIDE 2022 – EVENT REPORT
May 30, 2022

  Last Saturday the 28th of May saw the return of the challenging #JENNRIDE two day Bike Packing event starting near Wheelbase in Staveley. The #Jennride is a 100 mile off-road bike packing charity event in memory of Jenn Hill organised by Wheelbase’s own local postie and well-known Lake District mountain biker Rich Munro! This


Bought nukeproof megawatt excellent service when I bought and even contacted me about warranty parts would definitely use again just wish they was a bit closer to me

Amazing choice of bikes Made very welcome & great assistance/advice by James

very easy and quick process of buying a bike, the bike was sent partly assembled as per the description with good instructions in a very sturdy box. The delivery was as per the planned day/time by a professional courier. great service.

Had to return my bike for a warranty issue, bike was collected from my house and deliver back repaired, great service and communication through the process Thanks Wheelbase

Excellent customer service. After 4 months of riding a new Cannondale Topstone Carbon gravel bike, the freehub died. I called for advice and was send a new freehub. Can't ask for more. Thank you.

Friendly service

Helpful, friendly staff and an excellent range of products.

Everything has been fantastic; amazing!

Top notch service from James and the team, this is our 5th bike, which is testament to quality of service provided as always. Really good selection of bikes, and really good advice as this purchase was our first electric bike. Very pleased with the bike, keep up the good work! Mike and Annelie Chambers

Fast delivery.

Ben. Thorough, extremely experienced and knowledgeable. Takes the time to discuss what needs doing to the bike before he starts work and then patiently explains everything when you collect the bike. Brilliant.

Brilliant service great advice friendly staff spot on thank you

Friendly and helpful advice and efficient service.

When I took my bike in for a service the member of staff booking it in for me was really helpful. he took time out to discuss a problem I was having with the bike and offered some really good suggestions. This at a time when the shop was clearly busy. A good local bike shop can make a real difference to customers when issues arise.

Fabulous service! All the team are very knowledgeable and friendly, very thorough with fault finding and service repairs. Wouldn’t take my bike bike anywhere else!

Great prices and effortless customer service

products in stock good advice

Staff are helpful and knowledgeable. They were really good with advice on my new bike.


Brilliant service would highly recommend!

Really good knowledge. Speedy service at a very reasonable price

GREAT SERVICE GREAT PRICES GREAT STAFF BEST WISHES PAUL WARD

Excellent service

Staff was very helpful and extremely friendly. I like the scheduled 6-week check-up when you buy a bike.

Helpful, professional service, team looked to provide the best value for money solution.

Top quality road bikes and very knowledgeable friendly shop staff.

Great customer service and the staff

Great bike, great service, swift delivery

Spot on as always

Quality products quality price very knowledgeable and quality service