The Bike Shed launched in 1994 and through it’s passion for all things two wheeled, and has been steadily expanding since. Now with stores in Exeter, Crediton and Barnstaple stocking some of the finest cycle brands on the market today, Bike Shed aims to have all types of cyclist well and truly covered – whether your a new comer to cycling, a full blown mamil, a serious roadie or just looking for something to cruise around on.
The Barnstaple store is situated in the heart of town and on the doorstep of the Tarka Trail and Exmoor stocking all types of bikes including road, mountain, hybrid, commuter, folding, family & kids bikes with brands such as Specialized, Trek, Bianchi, Dawes, Bottecchia, Eddy Merckx and more. The stores also stock a large range of accessories including Helmets, Lights, Pedals, Clothing & much more.
Our superb team offers an excellent wide range of knowledge regarding all disciplines of cycling and can also cater for the care of your bicycle in our fully equipped workshop.
Bike Shed also offers services such as bike fit, which recent research shows can have a massive impact on performance and more importantly, comfort in the saddle! After years of development Specialized launched BG F.I.T developed Dr Andy Pruitt PA. With over 30 years experience in helping World Champions, Tour de France winners and cyclists of all levels, Andy has developed a fit System that enables the fitter to analyse an individual’s needs and adjust their bike based on their unique body characteristics, experience level and goals to maximize comfort and performance. So if you want to shave a few seconds of your PB, or just love the thought of getting back from a ride not bent over in pain, come and chat to the Bike Shed team in store.
Bike Shed is proud to be launching The Smuggler sportive in Barnstaple, having supported numerous events across Devon over the last decade the team felt it was time to put all this experience to good use and host a great event. Through the friendly Bike Shed team and their fully qualified Cytech mechanics, the store will be providing full mechanical support on the routes.
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