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Courageous Scottish cyclist set to revive round-the-world dream on Shand bike

03 / 02 / 20

Scottish endurance cyclist Josh Quigley, who hit the headlines in December after being knocked off his bike in a near-death crash towards the end of his round-the-world cycle trip, is set to complete his adventure later this year with help...

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Shand sponsors world record-breaking Jenny Graham cycling premiere at Kendal Mountain Festival

13 / 01 / 20

The premiere of ‘Eastbound’, the inspiring movie depicting Scottish endurance cyclist Jenny Graham’s self-supported record round-the-world cycle adventure, will air at the Kendal Mountain Festival in Cumbria this evening (Friday 15 November). Scottish-based bike company Shand, which specialises in custom-made...

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Shand Shug reviews, a classic hardtail or radical animal

04 / 01 / 20

Singletrack magazine reviews the Shug As featured in issue 127 of Singletrack Magazine, the Shand Shug was reviewed among the test of steel hardtails built in the UK. Read the full article and review on Singletrack World.   Off Road...

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Shand Stooshie, the answer to your all-road, gravel grinding drop bar needs

16 / 12 / 19

Off Road reports that our very own Shand Stooshie is one of the best gravel and adventure bikes they’ve tested. It’s got all the versatility of the Stoater gravel bike but lighter and a more speed-focussed package. Read the full...

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Jenny Graham: Fastest woman to cycle round the world!

12 / 12 / 19

124 days ago, Jenny Graham left Berlin on her Stooshie and I was lucky enough to be there last night when she returned to the spot next to the Brandenburg Gate from where she started. Jenny has smashed the world...

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Jenny Graham’s World Record Breaking Bike

12 / 12 / 19

Now the dust has settled with Jenny becoming the fastest woman to ride around the world we thought we’d share some details of her bike and setup: Frameset – Shand Stooshie (custom frame size, painted Mustard Gold Metallic) Drivetrain –...

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Bishkek or Bust – The Silk Road Mountain Race No.1

12 / 12 / 19

If you’re reading this I’ll be well on my way to Kyrgyzstan to take part in the above. I’ve not mentioned previously as with one thing and another I didn’t think I’d actually make it to the start line. The...

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Off Road reviews the Bahookie Dropbar Rohloff

12 / 12 / 17

Our beautifully made Bahookie Dropbar Rohloff dubbed as a sweet handling adventure bike by Off Road. Rated for quality and for those serious about long distance adventuring, value durability and low maintenance in your gearing. Read the full review and...

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Shand sold to new owners

10 / 10 / 17

Over the weekend it was announced that Shand Cycles had been acquired by Liberty House Group. Now that the dust has settled a little, I thought it was important that I laid out to our existing and potential customers what...

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Our very own Stoater featured as the Guardian’s bicycle of the week

26 / 02 / 17

Our very own Stoater described as an “agile road bike that’s as at home on tarmac as it is on trails” has been featured on The Guardian as bicycle of the week. Martin Love reports that the Stoater could very...

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