Meet The Team

Steven Grimwood — Shop Owner

Now in his 25th year in the Cycle Trade Steve has been involved in all types of Cycling and has a wealth of experience to share. A fully trained mechanic, Steve has worked for the GB Cycling Team, Officiated and organised top International Cycling Events and has a reputation of being able to fix just about everything!

Steve has just returned this summer from Cycling 1000 miles in 12 days from John O'Groats to Lands End.

Bikes Owned —
Genesis Equilibrium, Cervelo Racing Bike, Moda MTB, Orbea Racing Bike

Joanne Newstead — Shop Manager

Joanne is our super organiser who keeps everything running smoothly. Joanne has been Cycling all her life and her whole family have raced and ridden in all types of cycling events.

Joanne has increased our clothing range massively and we now offer what must be the biggest selection in the region. Joanne understands what makes a a bike suitable for a female fit and is an expert in bike fitting so you can ensure you have the perfect set up, Male or Female.

Bikes Owned —
Moda Road Bike, Flanders Cyclo Cross Bike, Moda MTB

Harry King — Workshop Manager

Harry has been our Workshop manager for over 5 years now and has fixed just about every type of bike you can imagine!

Harry rescues bikes from the dead on a regular basis and fixes things that people often thought were un-repairable. He works his magic getting people back on the road with minimum fuss and bother. Every November Harry grows the best Moustache in Ipswich!

Bikes Owned —
Genesis Single Speed, Orbea Road Bike

Andy Whelan — Bike & Spares Sales

Andy and the Whelan family are well known faces in the Eastern Cycling World. Having helped many people over the years in Cycle Races Andy has a great knowledge of all types of Cycling.

Andy has a great personality, always has a smile to welcome you and will help you select just what you need to keep you on on the road. A long standing CTC Member Andy also has a great knowledge of Cycle Touring and Commuting.

Bikes Owned —
Too many to list! but lets start with: Condor Road Bike, Genesis Touring Bike

Alwyn Newstead

Joanne's son Alwyn works with us on a Saturday and some days during the holidays. He has raced since he was 5 and his first event was one held just behind the shop that Steve organised! Alwyn can be found whizzing around on his Genesis Single Speed

Seb Lupton

Seb hass been with us a few years now and helps out on a Saturday in the shop. He's a keen Cyclist and came to work here after he approached us one day when he was in doing some shopping. He's very knowledgeable and will always be ready to help.

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