Upcoming Demo Days

If you’re in the market for a new bike this year, there are a number of demo days coming up from local bike shops that will allow you to try out bikes on all those trails on Holmbury Hill that you’re familiar with so you can get a real feel for how they handle:

25-26 February 2012 – Pedal & Spoke Demo Weekend – Peaslake

Test ride the fleet of Santa Cruz bikes from Heckler’s to Carbon TRc’s in one hour ride slots.

Location: Pedal and Spoke, The Little Shop, Walking Bottom, Peaslake, GU5 9RR [Google Map]
Booking: http://www.pedalandspoke.co.uk/contact-us/
More info: http://www.pedalandspoke.co.uk/first-2012-demo-day/

4 March 2012 – Head For The Hills Demo Day – Holmbury St Mary

Your chance to try the following bikes on waymarked 30 minute mtb or road loops:

Trek – Fuel EX, Remedy, Slash, Superfly, Rumblefish & women-specific Lush
Genesis – the all-new Fortitude and Grapil, and maybe even some 2013 prototypes
Ibis – Mojo SL, Mojo HD, Hakkalugi and Tranny
Nicolai – Helius AC and AM
Dialled – Prince Albert and Alpine
Singular – the new Buzzard prototype, and Swift, Peregrine, Kite, Gryphon and Osprey
Wilier – Izoard XP and Gran Turismo
Colnago (bikes tbc)

It’s suggested all attendees make a voluntary donation of £5 towards Friends of the Hurtwood.

Location: Holmbury St Mary Village Hall, Felday Glade, Holmbury St Mary, Dorking, RH5 6PG [Google Map]
Booking: http://www.head-for-the-hills.co.uk/contact.htm
More info: http://www.head-for-the-hills.co.uk/demo_day_2012.htm

11 March 2012 – Cycleworks’ Demo Day – Holmbury St Mary

Try up to three bikes from Specialized, Orange, Whyte, Niner and Yeti.

Location: Holmbury St Mary Village Hall, Felday Glade, Holmbury St Mary, Dorking, RH5 6PG [Google Map]
Booking: http://www.cycleworks.co.uk/news/cycleworks-demo-day-11th-march-2012
More info: http://www.cycleworks.co.uk/news/cycleworks-demo-day-11th-march-2012

6 April 2012 – Freeborn Demo Day – Peaslake

Your chance to try out bikes from Devinci, Ellsworth, Saracen and Specialized.

Location: Peaslake Memorial Hall, Walking Bottom, Peaslake, GU5 9RR [Google Map]
Booking: http://www.freeborn.co.uk/contact
More info: http://www.freeborn.co.uk/events-calendar