This article showcases our top picks for the best United Kingdom based Cycling companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Cycling industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top United Kingdom Cycling Companies
Bikmo exists to enable you to ride more. We build awesome insurance products to protect our customers for unexpected events, use technology to make taking out and managing your policy ultra-simple, and provide exceptional customer experiences through our team of bike geeks.
We’re now 5 years into our mission to enable anyone, anywhere, to protect their lifestyle, so they can spend more time enjoying it. And, become the brand that resonates with and protects the passion and drive behind the bike and adventure sports community.
At the heart of our business is a bunch of bike and adventure sports geeks who choose to spend their free time in the epic wild places our earth has to offer and we want to continue to be able to do just that.. .
Spokesafe is an urban mobility platform which gives cyclists instant access to a network of secure cycle parking spaces. Our technology allows private and public sector stakeholders to manage and monetise their space more efficiently, meaning more cyclists can be served with less infrastructure and greater flexibility.
It was founded in 2019 by Maxwell Wilson and is based in London, England.. .
New Motion Labs
New Motion Labs is a driven collection of scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs, dedicated to developing and licensing revolutionary designs for Mechanical Engineering. Nearly every mechanical component will contain a gear, belt or roller-chain drive.
They all have one thing in common. They transfer power on one side of the tooth, and we refer to this as ‘single engagement.’ From the roller chain drives on bikes and e-bikes, to belt drives on conveyors and gear drives in transmissions.
This method of engagement leads to shortcomings for each technology. Our first technology, DUAL ENGAGEMENT™ is a revolutionary method of transferring power on both sides of the sprocket tooth, leading to many advantages over roller-chains, increasing efficiency, strength and lifetime at smaller weights and sizes.
Our technology enables a more efficient, more sustainable world, with smaller, lighter products with greater lifetimes.. .
Boom Cycle is an indoor cycling concept which offers a fun, high‑intensity cardiovascular workout. The business currently has four studios based in London (City, Holborn, Hammersmith and Battersea) where they combine indoor spin cycling with various exercise classes for both upper and lower body work‑outs.
Boom Cycle is one of the foremost dedicated spinning studios in London, and is on track to replicate the success of some of the larger players in the US.. .
They produce a range of modern bikes with a classic aesthetic for town, country, touring and road riding. All their bikes are lightweight, durable and versatile, designed to bring the user enjoyment for years to come.
They’re also an online custom bike specialist, and have a range of curated parts and accessories.. .
Here at Cycle.land, we are creating a community of bike sharers. We wish to connect people who need a bike with people who have an available bike.
Those who share their bikes with others can easily generate a bit of extra money. I trust you know how to spend it wisely 🙂 (coffee and cake anyone?) Not only bikes are an awesome way to get around, there is an added benefit of meeting people who are passionate about cycling, sharing and traveling.
You can join Cycle.land wherever you are! I mean it – whether you are in Siberia or Hawaii – Cycle.land is open to you. We will celebrate and get excited about every place.
That being said, at the moment all eyes are on Oxford. Here, we wish to create a tight knit community of bike sharers.
We are supported by the University of Oxford which is excited about us creating a vibrant social marketplace of students, residents, bike shops, visitors and tourists happily sharing their bikes with one another.. .
Perform Group engages in the commercialization of multimedia sports content in various Internet-enabled digital platforms worldwide. It collects, produces, packages, and distributes digital content, as well as operates DAZN, a direct-to-consumer media platform.
Perform Group also licenses digital products to online bookmakers, broadcasters, mobile operators, and other media businesses; and provides display and video advertising services, and sponsorship services. In addition, It owns and operates Websites, such as Goal.com, Sporting News.com, Mackolik, Soccerway and Spox, and mobile products, as well as operates third-party digital sports products.
Simon Denyer and Oliver Slipper founded Premium TV Holdings in September 2007 became Perform Group Limited in 2008. Its headquarters is in Feltham in the United Kingdom..
Vulpine create cycling clothing for your life on and off the bike, offering beautifully detailed style and performance, to wear anywhere. Ned Boulting – The Observer, described them as “Cycling’s latest blue-chip brand”.
Chris Evans – Radio 2 said they’re “The Range Rover of cycling”. Recently partnered with Sir Chris Hoy to create HOY Vulpine performance wear, Vulpine are on a mission to make cycling less intimidating and get us all riding..
Digme is a boutique fitness studio fitness operator that offers pay-as-you-go indoor cycling, HIIT (high-intensity interval training), and yoga classes. Inspired by Digme Beach in Hawaii, the company was founded in 2016 by husband and wife team Geoff and Caoimhe Bamber.
It currently has five studios located in Richmond, Moorgate, Blackfriars, Rathbone Square, and Oxford in the UK.. .
CYCL is a diverse team dedicated to improving the safety of cyclists worldwide. We truly believe in the benefits of cycling as a primary mode of transport; from improved health and fitness to a cleaner environment.
The company was founded in 2014 by Luca Amaduzzi, who first came up with the idea for bicycle indicators after experiencing the danger of London’s traffic from a cyclist’s’ perspective. Along with childhood friend and PhD student Agostino Stilli, Luca began designing the first WingLights model..
Podium gives 200 million action sports people a platform to; connect with their community, progress their skills and challenge their rivals. We bridge the gap between the gaming and the real world, to provide intensely engaging sporting experiences that 90% of survey respondents said they want.
——– HOW DOES IT WORK? – Attach a Podium IoT device to your gear and it will capture your hard work by sensing your every move. Podium allows users to select from a broad range of skill & time-based challenges by fusing speed, location, g-force and orientation measurements with our proprietary algorithms.
Once the action is over, it’s time to retell your story in the Zone app – here you’ll receive your rewards, celebrate your friends achievements and find new peers to enjoy your sport with, in person or remotely. The sports tech market is predicted to deliver an unprecedented CAGR of 20% up until 2024.
There is no tech on the market that can provide the experiences we can because they lack ‘integrity’ and ‘community engagement’. Only 28% trust today’s tech (such as Strava)..
Freebike is the most intelligent e-bikesharing system with the most durable hi-tech ebikes. Freebike has 10 years experience with bikesharing under brand Homeport and operates bikesharing in 7 countries, since 2018 after 4years of development we started Freebike, electric bikesharing.
London(UK), Prague(CZ), Kuopio (FI), Trnava (SK), Calgary (CA) operates Freebike electric bikesharing system. We have been currently selected by City of London as dockless ebikes exclusive supplier for the financial heart of United Kingdom..
Bike Booking YoYo
Booking YoYo is the world’s leading software platform for running a bicycle rental business. We deliver more insight, better control, increased bookings and more revenue to forward-thinking bike rental businesses around the world.
Booking YoYo is revolutionising how bike rental businesses hire out and manage their fleets. It’s the Plug & Play nature and endless features that’s helping transform bike rental businesses around the world.
Here’s just a few of its features… • Full bike maintenance manager • Unlimited fleet size • No demos required, just plug and play • Multi-venue hire • Low cost and flexible pricing model • Flexible rental setup: hourly, half day or full day • Detailed reporting • Integrations with EPOS or CRM • New currencies added regularly • Simple 3-step setup • Individual booking review • Cloud-based • Add & amend bikes to bookings • Flexible payment settings • Export full bike maintenance history • Manage using mobile & tablet • High-level payment security • Confirmation, follow up & reminder emails • Centralised customer database • Dedicated support team • No coding knowledge required Booking YoYo puts you, the bike renter, in control. It doesn’t tie you into long-term contracts nor is it built around outdated software models that don’t keep up with the latest usability features.
Booking YoYo is built with features and functionality specifically designed to make bike rental businesses successful. We’ve got loads of tricks up our sleeves.
We think of bike booking happiness as an investment, like a relationship, or a nice cashmere jumper. That’s why we’ll keep on adding new revenue building features every month, and why we’ll be sending surprises your way for as long as you’re with us.
From the point of starting your free account to taking a booking can take less than an hour depending on your fleet size. We’ve designed Booking YoYo to be simple and fast.
Whyte Bikes is a bicycle manufacturer with a focus on performance and design. Whyte Bikes serves the UK and international bike market, selling its products through UK dealers and international distributors.
Best known as an innovative mountain bike company producing ground-breaking trail bikes, Whyte’s product range has diversified to include gravel, commuter and youth models, and most recently, e-bikes.. .
i-LAPS™ transforms sports performance analysis to help you get better with real time analytics and insight i-LAPS turns your smartphone into an intelligent and powerful telemetry device Sensor data are collected by i-LAPS proprietary dashboard and transferred to the cloud in real-time by the user’s smartphone Statistical and AI powered analysis results are returned to the athlete for immediate feedback All performance data are stored in their Cloud server accessible from any smartphone tablet anywhere. I-LAPS is also a social network dedicated at sports enthusiasts.
By merging hardware, software, and content, i-LAPS creates the most unique sports performance analysis and addicting workout experience on the market. The business model is based of selling a dedicated proprietary hardware and cloud based on-demand services with a subscription..
EvoT is the evolution of cycling and urban mobility. It was designed considering the biggest problems of transportation: pollution, traffic, and waste, but also avoiding sedentarism.
Evot has been selected among the as one of the most promising and inspiring startups of mobility in Europe! Prize is co-founded by the European Parlament in partnership with Boston Consulting group.. .
Shand is a small independent British bicycle company located in Scotland, fabricating hand-built production bikes here in the UK as well as designing and supplying carbon fibre bikes manufactured by our partners. Started in 2003 by Steven Shand, Shand originally focussed on one-off made-to-order frames, mostly drop-bar off-road bikes but ‘cross bikes, mountain bikes and road bikes too.
Originally Steven worked on his own but in attempt to grow the capacity of the business and increase output, the company was relaunched in 2011 in partnership with Russell Stout. This relaunch coincided with a move to larger premises, additions to the team, investment in tooling and the development of a production bike range, hand-made alongside our custom builds.
As of 2016 Shand are also deeply involved with the design and manufacture of bicycles using material other than steel. .
absoluteBLACK is a cycling company devoted to extraordinary design, European manufacturing and production of parts that not only perform great, but also last long.They are passionate about every step of the production cycle. It starts from material sourcing where they only pick the very best aluminium alloy they can find for their chainrings.
Such selection makes their products stronger and more durable from the very beginning. They use cutting-edge 3D CAD software that give them the freedom to create beautiful yet remarkably rugged parts that are made to last..
Boardman Bikes, inspired by British cycling legend Chris Boardman, designs and manufactures bicycles. The company offers road bikes, cyclocross bikes, hybrid bikes, sports bikes, and women’s bikes, as well as equipment.
It sells its products through independent bike shops and specialist cycling retailers, as well as online retailers in the United Kingdom and internationally.. .
Media Panther Network
Media Panther Network runs two motorcycle and motor-sport specific websites, one aimed at the general motorcycle population and the other at competitors and publishers within the motor-sport industry. At least one more website is also in active development that will compliment the companies portfolio and will serve the international motor-sport fan community.
**londonbikers.com** is the first website, an “everything motorcycles” website that offers its readers and members both an online magazine with the latest motorcycle news and high-resolution photography, as well as the largest motorcycle community in the south of the UK, currently with over 7,000 members and approximately 350k unique readers per month to the magazine aspect. The website has wide acclaim throughout the motorcycle industry for being the first to offer free, high-resolution motorcycle racing photographs on-line as well as high-resolution photography with its editorial content.
The website is under constant development with major new features planned for the end of 2008. The latest offering from Media Panther Network is **Moto Professional**, a professional services vendor for the motor-sport industry.
Currently offering high-resolution professional photographs to competitors, teams, sponsors and both on and offline publications. The idea is simple – to provide professional photos to those who normally cannot license them, i.e.
small budget business’, and to offer them in an easy-to-understand manner for download straight away at purchase time. **Moto Professional** is due to expand, inviting other photographers to partner up with them so that total event coverage is provided in a quick and inexpensive manner, and to then expand into other national and international race series’ around the world, both on two wheels and four.
Media Panther Network is staffed by two founders and a team of passionate contributors who provide editorial and photographic content, as well as community management expertise.. .
Yellow Field Technologies
Yellow Field Technologies is a software developer that specializes in fitness and health tracking. The company currently offers two products, the MyZones app and iSMARTtrain, which allow users to monitor their training, track their progress, and look at previous fitness history.
iSMARTtrain software is supported by the Garmin Forerunner, Edge, and Fenix models, enabling users to download their real-time fitness data directly or input it manually to store their data.. .
At free2cycle they are committed to improving health, wellbeing and our environment. They aim to be a force for good and are teaming up with like-minded organisations.
They want to work with more free2cycle partners, inspiring and exciting their people to get involved. Together they can be at the forefront of widespread change that will make real a difference to the world they live in..
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