"The Wattbike is the best thing I have found in my long career that is so close to riding on the road."
Stephen Roche - Tour de France Winner

The 3 Minute Challenge

Written by on January 23, 2013.

Over the last few days at Wattbike HQ there's been plenty of discussion about getting stuck into our training plans for the coming year.  We've got diverse targets across the team in 2013 so are following different programmes, but o...

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Wattbike at Alpine Challenge - pre event rides

Written by on September 07, 2011.

So we've been in the Alps in Annecy for 2 days, within 30 mins of arriving we'd been coerced into a ride with Sven, the organiser of the Alpine Challenge. He took us around Lake Annecy which has to be one of the most stunning rides I'...

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Wattbikes at Sportive Pulse 2011

Written by on February 28, 2011.

Sunday 13th March 2011 will see the Wattbikes making an appearance at the Sportive Pulse 2011. The event will be run from Duncton on the South Downs to give sportive riders a pre season boost with the opportunity to ride two separate courses encom...

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Today’s IG Markets Square Mile Challenge

Written by on November 26, 2010.

If you were following our live tweets from the IG Markets Square Mile Challenge held today in London’s Broadgate, you’ll know everything was going as expected until about 1.00pm. The four Team Sky riders were doing a great job of taking on all-com...

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Wattbike Event at Deansgate Evans Cycles

Written by on November 10, 2010.

Stretford Leisure Centre will be taking their Wattbikes down to the Deansgate Evans Cycles for an open day on Saturday 20th November. They will be using the Wattbikes to introduce pedalling technique, and do peak power tests, 1k sprints and 1k cli...

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The original Wattbike League returns for 2010/11

Written by on November 04, 2010.

The Lichfield Wattbike League starts again this week, and as always expect to see a huge take up from local cyclists and fitness enthusiasts, but don't let that put you off. They are very welcoming, put your entry in, and pop down to Lichfield...

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Great Notts Bike Ride launch

Written by on March 18, 2010.

Ben took the Wattbikes to the nearby Nottingham County Hall for the launch of the Great Notts Bike Ride. The Wattbike teamed up the the Nottingham Outlaws BMX team who put on a great display, jumping across, in front of and occasional over counc...

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Norfolk Wattbike Race Series starts this Jan

Written by on December 17, 2009.

Entries are now open for the inaugural Norfolk Wattbike Race Series, which starts in the New Year in Norwich. To book your place visit or contact Beth Coley on 07736 061788. Active Norfolk and City College Norwich will be r...

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Cycle Show Time Trial Results

Written by on October 19, 2009.

Hello to everyone who raced on the Wattbikes at the cycle show. It has been an extremely busy few days since then however I am now back in the office and able to post the results of the Cycle Show. There were some exceedingly quick times and clo...

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Tour of Britain

Written by on September 21, 2009.

Stage start at the Britannia Stadium This week has been a very busy week! We have been at 2 of the stages of the Tour of Britain, the Mayor of London's Skyride, and the ISAF Sailing World Cup Series. Stoke-on-Trent On Tuesday we joined the T...

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Written by on September 02, 2009.

Last week I had one of those days, I wrote this on my iphone, but never thought to post it, so here it is…Today is one of those days that makes this job really fun, actually getting paid to look around the largest bike show in Europe. The...

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Skyride Leicester

Written by on August 30, 2009.

We have had a lot of requests recently for the results from the Wattbike races at the Skyrides, we have not forgotten about updating them, but are just waiting for British Cycling to supply us with all the data that they collected. In the mean t...

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Wattbike visits Loughborough University

Written by on August 24, 2009.

Well, that in it self is not really news. Half of us did our Sport Science degrees at Loughborough, and still know many of the people there, but this was a slightly different visit. We were demonstrating the power of the Wattbike to assist in tr...

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Wattbike at the Manchester Skyride

Written by on August 10, 2009.

Last Sunday saw 5 of the Wattbike Team at the Manchester Skyride. We were working with the British Cycling membership team ably led by Terry Greenwood, the membership manager for British Cycling. The Wattbike tent was really the activity zone pr...

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Wattbike at Skyride Manchester

Written by on July 30, 2009.

Sunday will see the launch of the Skyride series with Skyride Manchester. The Skyrides see Sky and British Cycling teaming up to provide an opportunity to ride around the centre of Manchester, Glasgow, Leicester and London without the traffic or...

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