Chain bags German bike brand favoured by Marianne Vos

Stevens Bikes arrive in UK via Hargroves Cycles

Hargroves Cycles has announced a partnership with Stevens Bikes of Germany in which it will carry the brand in its stores and sell via its website for mainland UK mail order only.

Founded in 1992 by Werner and Wolfgang von Hatch in Hamburg, Germany, the brand today offers hybrid, road and mountain bikes, all of which undergo final assembly in Germany.

The brand has since racked up a number of successes, with noted Cyclocross athlete Marianne Vos achieving strong results aboard Stevens Bikes.

A limited availability of 2011 models will be rolled out shortly through Hargroves outlets and there is chance to be among the first to ride the cycles in the UK at the upcoming QE bike fest at Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Hampshire on May 22nd. A range of alloy and carbon hard tails will be complimented by several of the full suspension models.

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