Stolen Goat http://stolengoat.com Retro Bicycles & Parts • Cycling Clothing • Cycling Art Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:40:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Retro In The House http://stolengoat.com/retro-house/ http://stolengoat.com/retro-house/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:10:11 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=8699 Today is an exciting day, no question about it. Today we have received many large boxes. Today we have taken on UK distribution of Retro Image Apparel cycling jerseys for men & women. This is our first UK distribution partnership. And whilst it was never in our plan to take on distribution agreements – I […]

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Bio Racer Pixel Fabric – What is it & How is it Used? http://stolengoat.com/bio-racer-pixel-fabric-used/ http://stolengoat.com/bio-racer-pixel-fabric-used/#comments Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:02:18 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=8532 Back in January when I first walked around the Bio Racer factory in Belgium, they showed me their new Pixel fabric technology that they had developed and started using in anger. At the time we were supposed to be discussing summer jerseys but they were planting a seed in my head. It worked. A cycling […]

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Cycling Clothing 2014 Developments – The Future Is Bright… http://stolengoat.com/cycling-clothing-2014-developments/ http://stolengoat.com/cycling-clothing-2014-developments/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:44:29 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=8270 Cycling clothing has come along way in the last few years. It wasn’t that long ago that all cyclists had a very limited choice of cycle clothing, most of it was poorly fitting or uncomfortable and not properly suited to all day efforts. And as far as style goes… it seemed that cyclists weren’t aloud […]

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Not All Bib Shorts Are Created Equal http://stolengoat.com/bib-shorts-created-equal/ http://stolengoat.com/bib-shorts-created-equal/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:28:33 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=8060 The rumours are true… our newest edition to the stolen goat clothing range is now in the warehouse. Meet the new stolen goat Bodyline bib shorts. You can find them here. Everyone makes “the best” bib shorts right? Of course they do – why would they make the worst shorts? “Best” is about opinion in reality. What […]

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2 years in – running a cycling business – my personal journey http://stolengoat.com/2-years-running-cycling-business-personal-journey/ http://stolengoat.com/2-years-running-cycling-business-personal-journey/#comments Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:33:36 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=7492 stolen goat has been running for just over 2 years now. Friends & family are always interested to know what it’s like running my own company, and I think that most people are very curious about what it’s actually like. I know that I was very curious for the 7 years I spent working in a corporate […]

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Insider Secrets: Why does cycling kit cost so much?! http://stolengoat.com/insider-secrets-cycling-kit-cost-much/ http://stolengoat.com/insider-secrets-cycling-kit-cost-much/#comments Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:25:19 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=7253 stolen goat is nearly 2 years old now, so it’s fair to say that we’ve done our fair share of buying and selling cycle clothing and accessories. Before I got into this, as a regular cyclist who had to buy everything the typical way, I always wondered why this stuff costs so much. Sure – the […]

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Introducing our all new Bodyline Jerseys – pro performance at a reasonable price http://stolengoat.com/introducing-new-bodyline-jerseys-pro-performance-reasonable-price/ http://stolengoat.com/introducing-new-bodyline-jerseys-pro-performance-reasonable-price/#comments Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:26:23 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=7209 Last year, whilst searching for new products to add to our collection I looked high and low for a performance jersey that looked great, felt luxurious, actually performed well, had an understated or stylish design and cost less than £100. I failed. I could rarely satisfy 2 of those conditions. So I went to Belgium […]

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The Grand Depart at the Festival of Cycling 2014 in Pictures http://stolengoat.com/grand-depart-festival-cycling-2014-pictures/ http://stolengoat.com/grand-depart-festival-cycling-2014-pictures/#comments Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:47:38 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=7037 What a cracking weekend!!! First off, let me give kudos and credit to Tim & Dave Morel – you guys made it a truly enjoyable experience and without a doubt the most fun I’ve ever had at a show before – thank you. Thank you also to Emily for your help and unique understanding of […]

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Stage 1 Video Preview of the Tour de France 2014 http://stolengoat.com/stage-1-video-preview-tour-de-france-2014/ http://stolengoat.com/stage-1-video-preview-tour-de-france-2014/#comments Thu, 26 Jun 2014 08:38:04 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=6931 If you didn’t already know, stolen goat will be exhibiting at Harewood House next week. We’re taking part in the hugely anticipated Festival of Cycling which will see the Tour de France Peleton roll up, stop for a few minutes, get a Royal send off and then speed off into the Yorkshire dales. I was […]

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Retro Image Apparel 2 – A phoenix rises http://stolengoat.com/retro-image-apparel-2-phoenix-rises/ http://stolengoat.com/retro-image-apparel-2-phoenix-rises/#comments Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:49:22 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=6858 Around about this time last year we started stocking Retro Image Apparel jerseys. I decided to stock them quite simply because I liked the look of them and the quality was high. I had no idea how popular they would prove to be. What I didn’t know is that a few months prior, the owner […]

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10 riders to watch in the Tour de Suisse [video] http://stolengoat.com/10-riders-watch-tour-de-suisse-video/ http://stolengoat.com/10-riders-watch-tour-de-suisse-video/#comments Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:56:43 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=6680 Bradley Wiggins is out of the Tour de France it seems. So I would strongly bet that he is looking to prove a point or two at the Tour de Suisse which suits him well with a good amount of time trialling in the mix. It should make for good watching. GCN (Global Cycling Network) […]

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What is it about Chris Froome…? http://stolengoat.com/chris-froome/ http://stolengoat.com/chris-froome/#comments Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:03:00 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=6643 Let me start this by saying that I do like Chris Froome. He is a supreme athlete and an excellent bike rider. I enjoy watching him tear bits out of the peleton and, unlike many pundits – I’m pretty confident he isn’t doping. The reason I’m confident about that is because the guy is like […]

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Don’t Be More Dog… Be More Goat http://stolengoat.com/be-more-goat/ http://stolengoat.com/be-more-goat/#comments Fri, 23 May 2014 09:32:03 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=6514 If you live in the UK and watch TV, chances are you’ve seen the Be More Dog campaign by O2. It’s a good campaign, good fun – and engaging. The essence of the campaign being that dogs are care free and have a “Carpe Diem” or seize the day attitude. That’s cool. But I’m not […]

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5 Reasons Why You Need a Holiday http://stolengoat.com/5-reasons-needs-holiday/ http://stolengoat.com/5-reasons-needs-holiday/#comments Mon, 19 May 2014 15:28:53 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=6495 Image: my 2 daughters enjoying a pedal powered roundabout on holiday The Goat is an awesome animal. But it needs food, drink and occasional play & relaxation to keep it performing at it’s best… It’s been over 2 years since I had more than a day off work. In that time a second daughter has […]

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Essential Kit List for Beginner Cyclists & Runners http://stolengoat.com/essential-kit-list-beginner-cyclists-runners/ http://stolengoat.com/essential-kit-list-beginner-cyclists-runners/#comments Mon, 28 Apr 2014 10:07:15 +0000 http://stolengoat.com/?p=6451 If you’re a beginner cyclist or runner (or both) then you need to avoid some common mistakes including buying the cheapest thing available, and at the other end of the scale becoming the “all the gear, no idea” dude or dudette. Here are some top tips to get you started… Set yourself a budget and […]

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