Sigma Sport, Wiggle, Avon Valley Cyclery and TF Tuned among those grabbing the industry prizes

BikeBiz Awards 2012: The retailer winners

IBDs and online specialist retailers alike won retail prizes in the BikeBiz Awards 2012 last week.

Taking place on Wednesday September 26th, over 200 members of the trade gathered for the Awards night at the Hilton Metropole NEC.

See the full list of winners here.

Hampton Wick’s Sigma Sport picked up the first award of the night for Independent Retailer, while Bath’s Avon Valley Cyclery received the Star Store prize.

Wiggle won out in the Specialist Retailer prize, which for the first time pitted online retailers against bricks and mortar stores like Evans and Cycle Surgery. Meanwhile, TF Tuned grabbed the Workshop prize.

Platinum Partner for the BikeBiz Awards 2012 was Gatorade, with Event Partners NRG4, Cycle-SOS and Mio also supporting the trade prizes as Event Partners. Competition Partner Cycleguard awarded a case of wine to one lucky attendee on the night.

View pictures from the night here and here.

Register for the BikeBiz News Digest at the registration page.

Follow BikeBiz on Twitter at @BikeBizOnline or ‘Like’ the BikeBiz Facebook page here.

In other news...

Andrew Dodd appointed as global brand communications manager at Mondraker

Former GMBN Tech presenter Andrew Dodd has joined Mondraker as global brand communications manager. Known …