Hackney GT/Hub Velo cyclo-cross training 2017/18
Returns this Wednesday 12.7.17. 7pm
@ Hackney East marsh opposite the velodrome .
All welcome. CX or MTB bike required.
The new season is not too far away and it is time to get fit and racing ready. Wether you are a complete novice or seasoned pro it is open to all . We accept young people from 13 years old.
This year we have a young whipper snapper, Alex Roberton racing the national UK downhill series 2017 and sporting our new (forthcoming ) MTB jerseys.
He is what he has to say about it and check his video
Hackney GT and me. My journey with Hackney GT started back in 2015 after my first Enduro race, I had sliced open my hand opening a disc rotor package and went down to Beastway to help out for a week. It was here I told Russ Jones what I was doing and all the races I was planning to go and do....
HACKNEY GT is very proud to sponsoring and involved with the brand new One Life Cycle race team and cycling community from London. Led by former Team GB member Germain Burton and street racer Mat Watson and recently joined by Niki Kovacs they will be taking on the renowned Red Hook Crit series in Brooklyn, London, Barcelona and Milan and other crit races across Europe.
Great news. Our main manufacturing partner in the UK who produces our technical jerseys, jackets, bibs and more is now SMETA audited .
This basically means that they are a very sound company with good practice towards they employees and their working environment .
So when you buy a made in England Hackney GT technical item you can be rest assured that these are far from sweat-shop products and that people on the shop floor cutting, sewing and printing are getting a fair deal for their efforts.
This make us happy and...
Spring is around the corner and summer beckons so we bet like us here at Hackney GT a lot of you are planning the riding diary through to autumn and beyond. Here is a few of the events we wil be attending, recommend or adding to our bucket list.
Paris Roubaix sportive 8 April, Belgium. The official sportive to the legendary race with a choice of 170km. 145Km and 70km . Ride it on the Saturday and stay over to watch the pros on the Sunday. A team from Hackney GT will taking part...