5 Great Cycling Shops in the Sheffield Area
With so much choice on offer for prospective buyers of bikes, cycling equipment and gear; it can be difficult to choose whereabouts to shop around. This guide aims to provide both new and existing cyclists with information on where this can be done at established retailers in the Sheffield area. It also provides some information on what servicing and repair options there are available at these places.
JE James Cycles
Situated in close proximity to Bramall Lane, JE James are one of the largest independent cycle retailers in Europe. They are a family run business who have been established for over 45 years. The Sheffield branch is home to a recently refurbished Sports Performance Centre – offering a wide range of bikes and equipment. Leisure, road and mountain bikes are all included in stock. The BMX showroom, kid’s bikes and recreational mountain bikes are all located across the road. There are also branches located in Rotherham and Chesterfield.
Location: 347-361 Bramall Lane, Sheffield, S2 4RN
Decathlon offers a whole range of sporting products. Originating in France; they are a well established UK sports retailer, with many stores right throughout the country. The brand aims to promote access to, and participation in; sport. They stock an extensive range of bikes; including hybrid/touring bikes, city/commuting bikes, electric bikes, sports bikes and leisure bikes. There is also a wide-ranging kids bike selection. Bike accessories, helmets, clothing and footwear are all available to purchase as well. There is also a bike workshop for anyone needing help with new/existing bikes.
Location: 199 Eyre Street, Sheffield, S1 3HU
Edinburgh Cycle Cooperative
With eight stores across England and Scotland, the Edinburgh Cycle Cooperative is a reliable provider of bikes and equipment for many cyclists throughout the UK and beyond. For riders that don’t have the time to make any required tweaks to their own bikes, the company offers bicycle repairs and servicing, as well as custom builds. There are ranges of bike servicing offers that can be obtained; ranging from a Basic Service to a Deluxe Service. The company also carries out a free safety check-over and estimate before carrying out any repair.
Location: 300 Broadfield Road, Sheffield, S8 0XQ
Giant aim to provide their customers with the best possible biking service; whether that is to new riders or long standing cyclists. Bicycles for prospective customers are ordered into five main categories – On-Road, X-Road, Off-Road, Women’s and youth. A range of gear is also stocked. Giant offers servicing and bike fitting, as well as the opportunity to hire boxes for travelling on your bike. They also run a range of events; including Workshop Evenings to teach essential bike maintenance and skills, as well as a range of local events relevant to the different local stores.
Location: 528 Queens Road, Sheffield, S2 4DU
The Sheffield branch of this UK cycling retailer only opened in February 2013. It’s the youngest of many Evans Cycles stores located right up and down the country. There are 200 bikes on the shop floor itself, as well as a whole range of clothing and accessories suitable for established and entry level bikers. A whole range of servicing and repair options are available at the store; including highly specialized suspension servicing. You can also learn basic bike maintenance skills at one of the retailers training sessions.
Location: Unit 2, 164-170, Queens Road, Sheffield, S2 4DH