Welcome to Crank Cycles

Crank Cycles is the one stop bike shop in Alton. We pride ourselves on being able to offer something for everyone, no matter what type of cycling you do. Visit us opposite Marks and Spencer in Alton for bikes, parts, accessories, servicing or just some friendly information.

Latest from our blog


First Look: Schwalbe Procore

After a year of rumour, press-releases and anticipation, Schwalbe’s revolutionary new tyre system has finally reached our shores, and we are lucky enough to be one of the first to get our hands on it.Continue Reading »

Photo credit to Si Pilley of Coyote Pictures

Team Rides: Sam’s Rocky Mountain Altitude

In the first of our Team Rides articles, we will be taking a look at shop manager Sam’s beloved Rocky Mountain Altitude 730, and running through some of the features that make these bikes so unforgettable to ride.

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Dan coming through on the inside whilst fighting for the lead.

Crank Cycles Team Race Report – South Region BMX rnd. 3, Hayes

Whilst the rest of the team were in Herefordshire, battling it out at the Pearce DH series, our champ Danabelle was having an amazing day at Hayes BMX Park for the 3rd round of the Southern Region Race Series.

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Chris railing a dusty corner. 
Photo credit - LukeWarm

Crank Cycles Team Race Report – Pearce Cycles rnd. 2, Kinsham

After a week off from racing, this weekend saw a return to the track for the team; with most of the boys heading up to Herefordshire for the 2nd round of the Pearce Cycle DH series.Continue Reading »

Tri4it Alton Triathlon at Treloar's Hollybourne campus

Tri4it Alton Triathlon

Last Saturday saw Dan and Saturday boy Jordon taking the short journey up the road to Hollybourne, to support the guys from Tri4it and all of the competitors at Alton’s first Mini Triathlon.

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