Beat the bad weather and winterproof you and your bike

On Tuesday 17th October, our Chichester Store is hosting an evening of ‘winterproofing’. They say there’s no such thing as bad weather, just bad kit. Well, to help you learn how to tackle the bad weather and beat the cold, we’ve invited special guests Muc-off, Vittoria Tyres & Exposure Lights to share some top tips on bike cleaning, tyre selection and bike lights. This event is free to attend – Just RSVP using the form below.

Key Info

Date: Tuesday 17th October 2017
Doors Open: 6:00pm / Talks start at 6:15pm
Price: Free
Bring: Yourself and something to make notes on

Who is this event for?

Anyone looking to ride their bike during the winter. The talks are relevant for roadies, mountain bikers and commuters. Check out the agenda below for more info.

Questions about the event

If you would like to know more or have any questions, please send an email to

Evening Agenda

Doors Open / Guests Arrive

Guests will be divided into 4 groups and invited to take part in each of the winterproof sessions below. Each session will last around 15 minutes and be followed by a short break before the groups are rotated.

Mud, gravel, grime and salt on the roads; all key ingredients for a very British Winter. Katie Bundock from Muc-off does a live demonstration on how to clean and care for your bike.

Autumn / Winter Tyre Choice – Vittoria
Nylon, Cotton, Graphene and what it all means…Jon Heasman from Vittoria talks tyre choice and pressures to maximise grip in winter riding conditions.

Having the right lights on your bike improves safety and inspires confidence too. Mark Walsh unveils the latest lights from Exposure, key features and what to look for when buying your next (or first) set of lights.

Hargroves Cycles
Chichester store Manager, Rich Swain shares some top tips on how to winterproof you and your bike. Uncover must-have bike accessories and top picks from our Autumn / Winter clothing ranges.

Open Q&A with the brands, refreshments and chatting to fellow riders.


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