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Here come’s the sun

Words by Simon Nurse on 04/07/2018 13:31:46
At Cyclopaedia – here in the heart of the Welsh capital – we’ve been rather enjoying our riding. The last few weeks of summer have been pretty much every cyclist’s dream. If you’re a roadie, you’ve been able to discard the longs and leave the rain cape in the kit drawer. If you’re the offroad type, you’ll have.... More

So…what are your plans for Battle on the Beach?

Words by Simon Nurse on 12/04/2018 22:28:01
This weekend is Battle on the Beach at beautiful Pembrey. It’s a remarkable race for a host of reasons, but perhaps most noticeably bike and tyre choice. Cyclo-cross bike? Gravel bike? Fat-tyre bike? 29er? Race setup full susser? With loose and hard park sand, twisty, singletrack and short, sharp climbs, all sorts of kit options are possible. We’ll.... More

Are disc brakes on road bikes a good or bad thing?

Words by Simon Nurse on 23/12/2017 08:37:36
So the gloves are finally off. In road and circuit races, disc brakes are now legal to race in the UK. Queue celebrations from technophiles, MTB and cyclocross racers, queue wailing and gnashing of teeth by dyed in the wool roadies. So which camp do we belong to? In short, we’re with the technophiles and we’ll explain why..... More

Why choose Cyclopaedia?


Cyclopaedia - Bike Shop Cardiff, UK.  Workshop & Retail

Established in 1994 and fuelled by passion for all things cycling, Cyclopaedia is an independent business in Cardiff, UK. Providing friendly and efficient bicycle services to a community of customers in the area, from the international racer to the everyday commuter and weekend rider - We cater to every type of cyclist.

We strive to communicate our passion and vigor for this industry in everything we do.
In store we have a small team of experienced retail staff, world class performance and Olympic mechanics who encompass a great knowledge and mature understanding of everything bicycle. This enables us to strive for best and most efficient service for our customers,with an overall approach that nothing is too much trouble.

This website enables us to bring you our most popular and successful in-store products from brands such as Giant and Shimano without compromising the ability to tell you exactly what we recommend and why we love it!

Need some advice? Contact us, we're happy to help. 


Ian & Stuart
Founders of Cyclopaedia Cardiff.

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