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SHIMANO introduces new RX8 and RX8R gravel shoes for race-performance and rowdy mixed-surface riding

Enhancing Shimano's popular featherweight RX8 gravel race shoe, the updated RX801 model delivers a more breathable design, with a super stiff and efficient carbon outsole for your biggest efforts o...

Maximize performance with the reimagined SHIMANO RC903 S-PHYRE road racing shoe

Shimano introduces the newly updated, best-in-class, RC903 and RC903W women’s road shoes that will deliver the ultimate in road racing footwear.

SHIMANO expands its range with versatile shoes for performance on and off the bike

Destined for those who want to explore, SHIMANO's new EX-range allows you to move in comfort, both on- and off-the-bike.

New SHIMANO 105 Di2 Delivers 12-Speed Shifting and Wireless Performance to More Riders

First introduced in 1982, SHIMANO 105 receives the ultimate upgrade with a move to Di2 electronic shifting technology.

NEW SHIMANO GRX CARBON GRAVEL WHEELS

Designed for the specific demands of gravel riding, racing, and exploration, Shimano’s new GRX carbon tubeless gravel wheels bring lightweight, reliable performance in a modern gravel wheel package.

Ten Showstopping Hand-Built Bikes at Unbound Gravel to Unveil SHIMANO GRX Limited

Shimano will have a special, collaborative exhibition at this year’s Unbound Gravel. Ten stunning hand-built bikes designed by master frame builders from around the world will debut Shimano’s new G...

SHIMANO introduces an all-new range of XT Di2 Drivetrains for SHIMANO EP E-Bike Platforms

SHIMANO sets a new standard for the future of e-bike shifting technology through a unique integration of all-new XT Di2 and SHIMANO EP e-bike platforms.

SHIMANO introduces the all-new EP600 Mid-Level Drive Unit with EP8 performance and expanded connectivity

Shimano announces the all-new EP6 series drive unit that brings the same natural ride feel and performance of the high-end EP8 platform to a mid-level price point.

Shimano commits to four MTB race programmes for 2022

Shimano are proud to announce an expansion to their mountain bike sponsorship programme. For 2022 and beyond they have stepped up their commitment with Thömus Maxon Swiss MTB Racing, Dorval AM-Comm...

TIME TRAVEL THROUGH THE EVOLUTION OF THE MOUNTAIN BIKE

In this new video Hans talks about how he's seen the mountain bike evolve to where it is now. Enjoy this trip down memory lane. And, “happy trails my friends!” as Hans says.

SHIMANO DEORE XT AND DEORE DRIVETRAINS TO COME WITH LINKGLIDE TECHNOLOGY OPTION FOR INCREASED DURABILITY

As e-biking and other mountain biking styles continue to grow, so too does wear and tear on drivetrains. To solve this issue, SHIMANO is introducing LINKGLIDE technology, designed and engineered wi...

PRO’s new MTB range features world’s first dedicated e-MTB handlebar & grips

Bold handlebar with integrated display port amongst standout MTB finishing kit items from PRO

What Europeans really think about e-bike use - Shimano State of the Nation 2022

A YouGov survey, commissioned for Shimano's fourth annual State of the Nation European report examines the attitudes toward e-bike use and reveals some interesting trends around people’s reasons to...

SHIMANO introduces the all-new EP600 Mid-Level Drive Unit with EP8 performance and expanded connectivity

Shimano announces the all-new EP6 series drive unit that brings the same natural ride feel and performance of the high-end EP8 platform to a mid-level price point.

Introducing SHIMANO CUES Di2 for E-Bike Platforms

Inspired by the steadfast commuter and rider demand for trouble-free drivetrain longevity and performance, SHIMANO CUES brings a new purpose-built, dedicated lifestyle component brand to every ride.

NEARLY HALF OF POTENTIAL E-BIKE USERS SAY THEY WOULD USE AN E-BIKE AN ALTERNATIVE TO CARS

Researches show the potential of E-Bikes as future solution for mobility. Lack of infostructures and safe cyclopaths discourages possible customers to do so.

TWO NEW E-BIKE DRIVE UNITS COMPLETE SHIMANO’S E-CARGO BIKE PROPOSITION

Shimano is moving further into the e-bike market with the introduction of two new drive unit models built especially to power heavy cargo bikes.­ Not only are these drive units made for cargo, but ...

SHIMANO DEORE XT AND DEORE DRIVETRAINS TO COME WITH LINKGLIDE TECHNOLOGY OPTION FOR INCREASED DURABILITY

As e-biking and other mountain biking styles continue to grow, so too does wear and tear on drivetrains. To solve this issue, SHIMANO is introducing LINKGLIDE technology, designed and engineered wi...

What Europeans really think about e-bike use - Shimano State of the Nation 2022

A YouGov survey, commissioned for Shimano's fourth annual State of the Nation European report examines the attitudes toward e-bike use and reveals some interesting trends around people’s reasons to...

SHIMANO expands its range with versatile shoes for performance on and off the bike

Destined for those who want to explore, SHIMANO's new EX-range allows you to move in comfort, both on- and off-the-bike.

SHIMANO introduces the all-new EP600 Mid-Level Drive Unit with EP8 performance and expanded connectivity

Shimano announces the all-new EP6 series drive unit that brings the same natural ride feel and performance of the high-end EP8 platform to a mid-level price point.

Introducing SHIMANO CUES Di2 for E-Bike Platforms

Inspired by the steadfast commuter and rider demand for trouble-free drivetrain longevity and performance, SHIMANO CUES brings a new purpose-built, dedicated lifestyle component brand to every ride.

Introducing SHIMANO RideScape: fine-tune your vision to your ride

With five different lenses (extra sunny, road, gravel, trail & cloudy) RideScape eyewear is scientifically engineered to boost the colours and contrast unique to different types of riding.

New PRO tools & pumps for home and professional mechanics

Coming to stores this December will be a new range of PRO Team tools and PRO Performance tools and PRO Team pumps for the rider or home mechanic that hates guesswork and wants every last component ...

Shimano E-TUBE updates allow riders to customize their bike performance more than ever

E-TUBE apps updated with new interface for SHIMANO STEPS and for Road Di2 and MTB Di2 users. Allows customisation of drive unit performance characteristics including compatibility with EP8 settings...

SHIMANO introduces new RX8 and RX8R gravel shoes for race-performance and rowdy mixed-surface riding

Enhancing Shimano's popular featherweight RX8 gravel race shoe, the updated RX801 model delivers a more breathable design, with a super stiff and efficient carbon outsole for your biggest efforts o...

Maximize performance with the reimagined SHIMANO RC903 S-PHYRE road racing shoe

Shimano introduces the newly updated, best-in-class, RC903 and RC903W women’s road shoes that will deliver the ultimate in road racing footwear.

New kicks to boost your ride and keep you fresh

For those who take these intense sessions seriously, Shimano introduces the redesigned, top-of-the-line IC501 indoor cycling shoe that features a revolutionary new eco-friendly, non-toxic, chemical...

SHIMANO expands its range with versatile shoes for performance on and off the bike

Destined for those who want to explore, SHIMANO's new EX-range allows you to move in comfort, both on- and off-the-bike.

SHIMANO CREATES ULTREAD OUTSOLE FOR NEW CROSS COUNTRY XC9, XC7 and XC5 FOOTWEAR

Shimano’s XC9 pro level racing shoe, or the XC7 and XC5 race-inspired shoes, provide advanced functions to keep your head in the game, whether that’s on the World Cup circuit, or your local loop of...

SPECIALIST S-PHYRE TRACK SHOES AND NEW ROAD SHOES INCLUDING LIMITED EDITION DURA-ACE VERSION

The hunt for next-level performance continues with Shimano’s new S-PHYRE RC9 track (SH-RC902T) and special edition (SH-RC902S) cycling shoes.

SHIMANO, PRO & BIKEFITTING.COM TEAM UP FOR CHAMOIS PERFECTLY DESIGNED TO MATCH STEALTH SADDLE

The holy trinity of contact points – feet, hands and backside – have been the centre of attention of bike builders, bike fitters and bike designers for many years. Cyclists agonize over their choic...

Introducing SHIMANO RideScape: fine-tune your vision to your ride

With five different lenses (extra sunny, road, gravel, trail & cloudy) RideScape eyewear is scientifically engineered to boost the colours and contrast unique to different types of riding.

IGNITE YOUR PERFORMANCE WITH THE NEW S-PHYRE SPRING/SUMMER COLLECTION FROM SHIMANO

The demands of diehard riders to go faster, further, more efficiently and comfortably lies at the heart of the S-PHYRE range. S-PHYRE is the manifestation of SHIMANO’s dedication to applying scienc...

Refreshed Men’s Performance Road cycling clothing from SHIMANO

SHIMANO has refreshed its entry and mid-range road cycling apparel with exciting Japanese-inspired designs, pro-proven fabrics, and must-have features at an attractive price point. Say hello to the...

SHIMANO unveils new Women’s clothing collections for MTB and Road riders

SHIMANO’s brand-new Explorer Collection includes the Sagami, Saiko, Hida and Sayama lines which are specifically designed for women. The balance of style, versatility, and durability at an affordab...

New SHIMANO Men’s MTB Collection delivers versatility and value for mountain bikers

From first ride to fully-fledged enthusiast, this brand-new SHIMANO MTB clothing collection is ready to join a journey along the trails of every ride, through the seasons and through a rider’s deve...

What Europeans really think about e-bike use - Shimano State of the Nation 2022

A YouGov survey, commissioned for Shimano's fourth annual State of the Nation European report examines the attitudes toward e-bike use and reveals some interesting trends around people’s reasons to...

SHIMANO REDUCES ENVIRONMENT-IMPACT WITH SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING

Cycling has a sustainable character. A tour on a road bike, mountain bike or gravel bike in nature benefits everyone’s health. And every trip that is made by bike instead of by car is pure environm...

SHIMANO PROUD TO SUPPORT THE FIRST FREESTYLE PARK AND FLATLAND WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ON EUROPEAN SOIL

The coming UCI Urban Cycling World Championships presented by FISE will be significant for two reasons; it will be the first time the UCI BMX Freestyle Park and Flatland World Championships have be...

SHIMANO RENEWS AGREEMENT WITH UNIPUBLIC FOR NEUTRAL ASSISTANCE AT LA VUELTA AND OTHER SPANISH RACES UNTIL 2024

Shimano is proud to announce the extension of its collaboration with Unipublic, offering its neutral race assistance service to all professional riders in prestigious Spanish road cycling races.

SHIMANO CELEBRATES 100 YEARS OF MANUFACTURING EXPERTISE

In Sakai City, Japan, 1921, Shozaburo Shimano founded the company that bore his name. One hundred years on, Shimano now employs over 12,000 people at 51 consolidated manufacturing, research, sales ...

SHIMANO RENEWS TECHNICAL SERVICE SUPPORT AT GIRO D’ITALIA AND OTHER RCS SPORT RACES

Riders at Strade Bianche, Tirreno-Adriatico, Milan-Sanremo, Giro di Sicilia, Giro d'Italia, Giro-E, Gran Piemonte, Milan-Turin and Il Lombardia to have Shimano support for a further three years

PRO introduces a new Vibe Superlight Road Cockpit and Carbon Clip-Ons designed for gravel and triathlon

PRO is excited to introduce its all-new PRO Vibe Superlight Handlebar and Stem, shaving 75 grams off their previously lightest cockpit. Weighing only 154 grams, for the 38-centimeter-wide model, th...

PRO tools for the ride and solutions for the workshop

The new PRO Smart Cage is the answer to your upgrading dreams. And if you’re wondering what to put in the smart cage, new tools are just the ticket

Go PRO with upgrades for your MTB handlebars and seat posts

PRO’s new handlebars and seat posts will answer those upgrading desires to allow you to outperform once more, or at least to make sure you can still attract envious looks now and again.

New Performance and Discover bag range from PRO

Performance range for Road riders, Discover Team range for Gravel riders. Saddle and frame versions for stashing your belongings.

PRO puts out a new Vibe; aerodynamic handlebar and stem with half grip option

PRO’s new Vibe Evo handlebars take style, aerodynamic optimisation and ergonomic comfort to a new level with an integral stem, hose and cable integration, top section grips and specially-designed h...

New PRO Stealth Curved saddle keeps you aero for longer

When it comes to sitting on a bike, there are those who are rock-solid in their positioning, and then there are those who move around as if they have an itch to scratch. The new PRO Stealth Curved ...

Lazer Introduces All-New Cage Full Face Helmet with KinetiCore Technology.

The first full face helmet to achieve a 5-star rating from Virginia Tech.

Lazer: Focused on MTB

Thomas Vanderham & friends show us what MTB is all about.

Lazer reveals Sphere, every cyclist’s new best friend.

Building on the recent successes of the Lazer Genesis, we are proud to introduce you to the newest member of the family: the Lazer Sphere. Meet our new all-in helmet.

Lazer presents Jackal, the new go-to helmet for mountain bikers!

After introducing Impala & Coyote in 2019, we are proud to announce that we have gone one step further in developing our MTB helmet range, take a look at our new top-end feature packed helmet: the ...

Shimano announces the move of Shimano Belgium and Lazer Sport

Shimano Belgium and Lazer Sport will move to a brand new office in Mechelen, Belgium as of 1 July 2021. Shimano Belgium and Lazer Sport will remain two entities but will share facilities for more e...

Lazer Volante Time Trial helmet to debut during the Tour de France, while Team Jumbo-Visma & Lazer extend their partn...

Lazer is proud to announce the extension of its partnership with Team Jumbo-Visma, just a few days before Volante's first TDF appearance!

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