News & Stories

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Bike Packing Off-grid in Uganda with Fat Pigeon & Classified

    Fat Pigeon.cc gravel bikepacking through Ugandan mountains with Classified

    Conquering Uganda's Southwest with Classified Powershift: A Gravel Bikepacking Adventure

    Join Nol van Loon of Fatpigeon.cc on an unforgettable journey through Uganda.


    6 days of bikepacking - 600km & 10.000M+

     


    Greetings, fellow adventurers! Nol van Loon here, eager to share the exhilarating

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  10. Gravel Bikepacking in Rwanda with Fat Pigeon

    Ridley bike with Classified Powershift Technology at the top of a mountain in Rwanda

    Unlocking Rwanda's Cycling Wonders with the Classified Powershift Hub

    Discovering the African home of cycling, by Nol van Loon of Fatpigeon.cc


     

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  11. Meet the Classified Athlete - Pro Triathlete Ruth Astle

    Ruth Astle riding Classified Powershift Technology triathlon

    Meet the Classified Athlete - Ruth Astle

    Recently announced as a Classified athlete and ambassador, we sat down with British pro triathlete Ruth Astle to discuss her racing career, what goals she has coming up this season and just how Classified's Powershift Technology makes her more efficient (and fast) during a race. 


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  12. Piotr Havik Podiums at UCI Gravel Race

    Piotr Havik racing at Gravel 150 UCI Gravel race

    Piotr Havik Podiums at Gravel One Fifty UCI World Series

    Classified Factory Team's Piotr Havik broke away from an elite field to solo onto the final step of the podium after 150km of attritional racing. We caught up with the Dutchman at the mid way point of the season to see how his form is and how the team is developing. 


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