What Is Kashima Coat?

You’ve probably seen different fork and rear shocks in our store, and noticed the gold ones with the ‘Kashima Coat’ branding on it. These forks and shocks carry a higher price and clients often ask why they’re priced higher as well as enquiring about the benefits of this gold coating. […]

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Subscribe To Our Demo Day Newsletter!

We believe in bikes, and we also believe in trying your new bike out in real world conditions before buying it! Each month we test out a selection of our mountain bikes along the slopes of Rhodes Memorial, offering a true test of their real world handling and climbing abilities. […]

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Let’s Talk About MIPS Technology

Cyclist safety isn’t a one sided issue, and it takes effort from both cyclists and road users to ensure that we all get to our destinations safely. The number one goal for us at Olympic Cycles is preventing accidents in the first place. This involves making ourselves as visible as […]

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How To Clean And Lube A Bicycle Chain

The reality of cycling is that your drivetrain is completely exposed to all the elements that cycling brings. Over time dirt and grime can build up, which is left unchecked and uncleaned can lead to premature drivetrain wear. One of the simplest ways to maintain the longevity of your drivetrain […]

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Leatt 360° Turbine Technology

As bike technology has progressed over the years, so has the need for safety technology such as Leatt 360° Turbine Technology. With dual suspension and disc brakes becoming the new normal, riders are traveling at increasing speeds which means impacts when crashing are also becoming harder. Traditional helmets protect from heavy […]

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2018 Absa Cape Epic Route

2018 absa cape epic route

The 2018 Absa Cape Epic Route has been revealed and it starts at UCT, with the finish once again being held at Val de Vie estate! The addition of a time trial on stage 5 is sure to shake the 2018 field up. “Starting with the Prologue on the iconic […]

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Subscribe To The Olympic Cycles Newsletter

Every week we share the latest gear that has arrived in store with our customers, all the while offering exclusive discounts of up to 20% off! In addition, we test ride the best bikes in the industry on the slopes of Rhodes Memorial, and our newsletter subscribers get first access […]

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