News & Stories

  1. G42 Launch Edition Wheelset - Available Now with 3T and Ridley

    3T Exploro Racemax with Classified G42 Wheelset

    Classified release new G42 Launch Edition gravel wheelset

    Working with launching partners 3T and Ridley, the G42 Launch Edition is now available in very lmited quantities with the Exploro Racemax and Kanzo Fast Replica builds. 

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  2. Classified Powershift hub proven to be over 99% efficient

    Classified Poershift hub proved 99% efficient

    Classified Powershift hub proven to be over 99% efficient

    Using the most accurate test conditions ever seen in the bicycle industry, Classified proves that the Powershift hub is over 99% efficient in both the 1:1 and 0.7 gear ratios.

    By removing the front derailleur and developing the Powershift hub, Classified set out to create

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  3. Classified's Origin Story with Dr Roëll van Druten

    Classified hub inventor Roëll van Druten

    Classified's Origin Story with Dr Roëll van Druten

    Ever wondered when, where and how Classified's Powershift Technology came into being? We sat down with the inventor of Powershift Technology, Dr Roëll van Druten, to discuss the origins of Classified, the journey from inception in 2013 to today, and what motivated him to reimagine the drivetrain as we know it.

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  4. Classified XC MTB x Dream Build - Win a Wheelset

    Classified XC MTB x Dreambuild Youtube

    Classified XC MTB x Dream Build - Win a Wheelset

    Classified's XC MTB hub and wheelset has been given the Dream Build treatment, and to celebrate we're giving away a Powershift XC MTB hub and wheelset. Watch the video below and then enter the competition via the Classified Instagram account. 

    Working with the awesome Dream Build team, you

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  5. Classified Event Schedule September & October 2023

    Classified cycling at Sea Otter Europe

    Test Powershift Technology at a Classified Event

    Join us at one of the upcoming cycling events to meet the Classified team, test the instant shift of Powershift Technology for yourself, and learn about our partner and product updates. 

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  6. Classified Athlete Rob Britton Wins Badlands 2023

    Rob Britton winning Badlands 2023 on a Classified gravel bike

    Rob Britton Solos To Victory At Badlands 2023

    Classified athlete smashes the course record, wining the 750km gravel race solo in a time of 35 hours and 20 minutes.

    With an emphatic solo attack on day one of the race, Classified athlete Rob Britton soloed to victory at the Spanish gravel race, completing the gruelling 750km course in 38 hours

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  7. Completing Silk Road Mountain Race on a Classified Cargo Bike

    Omnium cargo bike with Classified racing the silk road mountain race

    Completeing the Silk Road Mountain Race on a Classified Cargo Bike

    Two weeks ago, ultra cyclist Allan Shaw completed one of the hardest off-road ultra endurance races on the planet - on a cargo bike! 1,800km and 30,000 metres of climbing, mostly on tough gravel and rock-strewn roads, we caught up with Allan after the dust had settled to discuss the race and how he got on with his Classified equipped Omnium cargo bike in such a difficult environment. 

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  8. Kyle Smith Wins Ironman Ireland

    Kyle Smith racing classified in professional triathlon

    Classified athlete Kyle Smith wins Ironman Ireland 70.3

    Racing Powershift Technology at Ireland's premier Triathlon event, Classified's Kyle Smith won the 70.3 distance race by over 8 minutes. Proving the efficicney of the Classified system, Smith's win is the first for Classified in Triathlon since launching just 2 months ago.


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  9. Introducing Classified x Evari 2 Speed Belt Drive E-Bike

    Evari e-bike with Classified Powershift Technology

    Classified and Evari Launch E-bike Partnership

    With Powershift Technology now available as an upgrade on all Evari 856 models, E-bike users can harness the beauty and simplicity of 2 speed perfection. With one 'launch gear' and one 'cruise gear', you can experience the maintenance free simplicity of a belt drive system combined with enhanced gearing, for whatever the road throws at you. 

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  10. Winning The Gran Fondo World Championship With Classified

    World champion Ils van der moeren with Classified equipped bike

    Granfondo World Champion Ils Van der Moeren - Winning with Classified!

    Ils Van der Moeren is a Classified athlete racing for the Grinta Gran Fondo cycling team. She has been riding with Powershift Technology for almost 3 years, winning almost every race she enters. On the 4th of August she won the Gran Fondo World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland. We caught up with Ils after the race to hear all about it.

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  11. Powershift in Para-cycling. Classified interviews World Champion Chantal Haenen

    Chantal Haenen hand cycling with Classified at 2023 World Championships

    Powershift in Para-cycling! Meet 2x World Champion Chantal Haenen

    Dutch hand cyclist and Paralympian Chantal Haenen is the first para-cyclist to utilise Powershift Technology in her hand cycle. Chantal recently became a World Champion for the second time, in the H5 Individual Time Trial at the 2023 World Championships in Scotland. We caught up with Chantal to discuss he World Championships and how Classified was able to help her to achieve her goals.

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  12. Riding the Silk Road Mountain Race on a Classified equipped cargo bike

    Classified Powershift Technology equipped Omnium cargo bike

    Riding the Silk Road Mountain Race on a Cargo Bike with Classified

    Allan Shaw is an ultra distance racer and bike messanger, originally hailing from Scotland, he now calls Coppenhagen home. Working with Omnium cargo bikes, Allan has chosen Classified's Powershift Technology for the bespoke cargo bike that he will ride in the 1800km race, the first applicaiton of the technology on a cargo bike. We caught up with Allan before the start of the race to find out more.

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