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15 Jan 2024

The Guardian has reported that ministers decided to prioritise driving over active travel because of worries about “15-minute cities”.

15 Jan 2024

Go Outdoors, which operates 75 stores across the UK, has announced an apprenticeship scheme involving Cytech training with the aim of addressing what it terms a nationwide shortage of...

3 Jan 2024

gogeta, the new tax-free cycling platform that offers a better deal for retailers and bigger savings for customers, has published further details of its new Flexi Voucher, an industry first...

3 Jan 2024

Bike for Good, the Glasgow-based cycling charity and social enterprise, which delivers Cytech training in Scotland, has announced a Young Bike Mechanic Programme designed to create opportunities...

3 Jan 2024

With the UK economy set to tread water in 2024, the KPMG/RetailNext Retail Think Tank (RTT), an independent board of retail experts, expects this will impact growth within the retail sector.

3 Jan 2024

For our latest retailer spotlight, we spoke with Steven Grimwood from the brilliant Elmy Cycles in Ipswich, who has been working in the cycle trade since he was 14 years old

3 Jan 2024

Bike theft in the UK has effectively been 'decriminalised' as more than 365,000 cases went unsolved in the last five years, the Liberal Democrats have claimed.

3 Jan 2024

A new year means new challenges – but also new opportunities for cycle traders too and planning now so you can gain a competitive advantage and thrive in the warmer months will be key to...

2 Jan 2024

Hudjo is the first online marketplace that lets cyclists park with locals, which relieves the anxiety of parking your bike. 

20 Dec 2023

The ACT office will be open as usual (9am-5pm) for the majority of the Christmas period, with some exceptions.

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Cytech named provider of Best Retailer Services in the 2023 BikeBiz Awards

Posted on in Business News , Cycles News

Cytech BikeBiz Awards WinnerCytech has been named as the provider of Best Retailer Services in the 2023 BikeBiz Awards, recognising the positive impact of its service to the cycling industry. More than 25,000 Cytech technical training courses have been delivered to date with courses encompassing the basics of cycle mechanics right through to dealing with the most advanced and high-tech components and parts.

The winners were chosen by an expert judging panel, which offered years of combined experience in the cycling and micromobility industry.

Cytech training is provided in the UK by Activate Cycle AcademySpokes People and Bike for Good and in South Africa, Canada, and Australia and New Zealand by Torq Zone AcademyWhistler Adventure School and The Bicycle Academy respectively.

Commenting on the Award, Jonathan Harrison from the Association of Cycle Traders, which owns Cytech, said:

“This is not just a proud moment for us and recognition of the excellent work by our partners in delivering Cytech training internationally. It is also a reminder that Cytech is raising the standards of bike technicians and maintenance skills in a way that not only better serves cyclists, but which supports the cycle retail industry and helps individuals achieve new standards of excellence in their careers. It’s great to see that recognised with the BikeBiz Best Retailer Services award.”

Find out more about our courses here: www.cytech.training

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