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Stop Killing Cyclists-Die In

Paul Burgoine went along to the Stop Killing Cyclists vigil outside the offices of Transport For London on Friday evening and here are his thoughts and observations. The group that petitions for safer cycling in the capital held there annual … Continue reading

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London Poppy Race

It was with great pleasure that we were at the forefront of London Poppy Day with the Royal British Legion at Leadenhall Market, with our specially branded rigs for the ‘Poppy Race Challenge’ it was a busy day with a … Continue reading

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Pennine Trail (West)

Ok the challenge was to go to Hadfield (Royston Vasey), where they filmed the legendary ‘League of Gentlemen’ Leaving from Ladybarn,Manchester and intending on following the National Cycle Route 62, that incorporates the ‘Pennine Trail’ sounds simple Hey!…Well it’s not, … Continue reading

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We Need You !

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Rollapaluza are entering their busy summer period and are looking for casual crew for our events. 

A willingness to engage with members of the public from all backgrounds and enthusiasm for cycling and the event helps! Work varies but … Continue reading

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Laura Trott Matrix-Pro-Cycling At Revolution London

It was Laura Trott’s first outing for the new Matrix-Pro-Cycling team at the 5th Round of the Revolution Series in London and we went along to have a chat with her about her new team. Laura won the elimination race … Continue reading

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Rollapaluza’s 2014

As usual its been a busy and exciting year, there were too many events in 2014 for us to reflect on them all so here is a small selection. We started of our year by providing the competition for the … Continue reading

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Alec Briggs – Bike Test – Malcolm Custom

Rollapaluza DJ Alec ( Pedeler) Briggs has been out and about testing the Malcolm Custom Bike and here is the outcome.   Recently I’ve had the honour of riding and racing the Malcolm Custom road frame. I’ve done my best … Continue reading

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Jacob Finds Inspiration From Condor

February 2002 I bought my first road bike from Condor, Grays Inn road London. A Specialized Allez. Not too special, but as I wobbled my way home dodging the rain soaked man hole covers, feeling like I was about to … Continue reading

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Rollapaluza International Keirin London

After the security of having a roof over our heads at the Manchester Keirin the majority of the week prior to London was taken up by constant weather checks, but even the arrival at Heathrow of Paul (bringer of thunder) … Continue reading

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Rollalpaluza Keirin Manchester

I think we can say the first Keirin inside was a success, not taking anything away from outdoor velodromes but its nice not to have to worry about the great British weather, and to draw a big crowd into the … Continue reading

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Tour Of Flanders

First thing I had to do when arriving in Dunkirk was to drive up beside a arctic driver and inform him there were people hanging out the back of his truck waving, probably got in the wrong truck I doubt … Continue reading

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Hartford Schools Finals With Sustrans

Over the past few weeks four schools from the Hartford area in Cheshire have been competing in a Rollapaluza Racing competition. The schools involved were St Nicholas Catholic High School, Hartford School, Grange School and Cloughwood. The top four riders … Continue reading

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Vulpine Matrix Team Launch

As per last year DS Stefan Wyman made an inspired choice of venues for the Matrix Vulpine Team Launch “Pop Up Bikes” a boutique cafe with a bike repair business,nestled in a railway arch just on the edge of Manchester … Continue reading

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A Year At Rollapaluza

2013 has been one of our busiest years and most productive, with a few disappointments thrown in to keep us on our toes, plus a couple of weddings and a new addition to the Rollapaluza family, but all in all … Continue reading

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Keirin Festival 2013

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Even Germany’s ‘God of thunder’  Paul (Winston) Churchill couldn’t stop the sun shining on Herne Hill Velodrome despite the day before being the wettest of the year, by the time the racing started the sun was out and the track … Continue reading

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