The MBUK Roadshow starts next week. Top riders, a bunch of local shops and a line-up of suppliers will large it up for the non-paying public. The usual list of riders will be strutting their stuff but check out who¹s coming to Plymouth!

MBUK goes out to the people

Martyn Ashton, Martin Hawyes, Eddie Tongue, Ian Cooper, Team MBUK,

and Team Giant will be entertaining the holiday crowds at seaside locations around the UK for the first week and a bit of August.

Red Bull will be there with their Landrover PA system. And the Department of Education will there with a roadshow of their own: Don’t Quit Now¹, a prompt not to forget about further education.

Here¹s who from the trade will be where.

SRAM – All nine venues venues

Pashley – All nine venues

Boulder cycles – Blackpool

Cycosport – All nine venues

Giant – All nine venues

GT/Schwinn – All nine venues

Peak performance – All nine venues

Two wheel – Blackpool

Leisure Lakes – Blackpool

Xtreme – Poole

Cambrian – Cardiff

Don Skene – Cardiff

Raleigh/Diamondback – All nine venues

Bikin Motion – Paignton

On a bike – Paignton

Action Bikes – Poole

Simply the bike – Paignton

Shepherds – Poole

Weymouth Cycles – Poole

Mikes Bikes – Weston

Bidabike – Poole

Richardsons – Skegy

The cycle surgeon – Weston

Chamberlaines – 4 venues

Coogee – Skegy

Action Bikes – Paignton

Offshore – Cleethorpes

Baker street bikes – Brighton

Future¹s Biker X event in Plymouth is shaping up really well too, says organiser Chris Holman.

Definite trade stands from Madison/RockShox, Scott, Kona, Hope, Ison, Animal/Orange, Giant, Pashley, Dainese, GT/Schwinn, and Raleigh/Diamondback. Specialized have chipped in with sponsorship. Red Bull and Smiles are involved with rider refreshments and bar.

³The list of Biker X riders confirmed to come is scary and if half of the

others that we’ve heard are coming turn up it’s going to be amazing,² says Holman.

As well as top Brits such as Steve Peat, Rob Warner, Scott Beaumont, and Nigel Page some top international riders have also been lined up:

Shaun Palmer – USA (³No-one believes us,² says Holman, ³but his flights and hotels are booked.²)

Wade Bootes (current World Champion) – Aus

Brian Lopes (current World Cup champion) – USA

Karim Amour – France

Sean McCarroll – Aus

Michal Morosi – Czech

Also possible but not yet confirmed are:

Dave Cullinan – USA

Eric Carter – USA

Mike King – USA

Mickael Deldycke – France

Kirt Voreis – USA

Rich Houseman – USA

Gary Houseman – USA

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