The 15th Cycle Show at the Birmingham NEC gets underway today, with the 2016 version bigger than ever.
The e-village returns with the outdoor test track there for people to try out the latest bikes from the likes of Raleigh, Gocycle, Haibike, and others. If you walk to the other end of the show, you can ride the latest electric mountain bikes from the like of Haibike on this custom-made indoor track.
Alongside the electric line-up are Cannondale, Orange mountain bikes, Shand Cycles, Radon from Germany, Isla bikes, Ridley, Saracen, Genesis, Ridgeback, Magura, USN, Crud, 2Pure with Merckx, NRG4 with Limar helmets, Avocet, Miche, KMC, Orbita from Portugal, Simplon from Austria and Megamo from Spain. They join the biggest line-up of bike companies and brands in the UK including the likes of Cube, Canyon, Ribble, Planet-X, Vitus, Trek, Bianchi, Colnago, Boardman, Whyte, KTM, Hope, SRAM, Lazer, FSA, Shimano, Cinelli, Kinesis, Ritte, Primal, Pinarello, Schwalbe, Deda, Lapierre, Mondraker, Storck, Condor, Campagnolo and many, many more.
There's a stellar line up of medal winners and stars of the cycling world confirmed to appear at the show including Ed Clancy, Callum Skinner and Joanna Rowsell-Shand all returning from Rio with gold medals, Chris Boardman, Manon Carpenter, Sean Kelly, Dani King, the Athertons and Taylor Vernon from the Trek Factory DH team, Martyn Ashton and many more. You can see what's on here.