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A Hathersage weekend

By Dan Thompson
26, Apr, 2017

A weekend to kick start our new Alpkit flagship store

We know the store is already open but we wanted to have a bit more of an event to mark this landmark in our history. So this weekend we're putting on some events and will have speakers and skill sessions instore. 

We'll open on Saturday morning with some of our founders, some familiar faces from head office and Alpkiteers along with some glasses of fizz and beer (kindly provided by running an intermediate level run from the shop at 5pm, please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for a couple of hours of offroad running. Contact Dan at the store for details on 01433 730930 to book.  

At 7pm on Saturday we have Alpkiteers Rich and Tom Seipp in to talk about their cycling adventures. Tom is just 11 but already has a list of cycling challenges and events to his name that any cyclist would be proud of. 

Rich and Tom will also be instore during the day to answer questions on bikes. bikepacking and their adventures. 

For those eager to get out on Sunday we'll have guided demo rides with Pete from coming in to talk about his #RunEuropeNorthtoSouth this will be at 2pm upstairs in the store. Come along and hear his story.

As well as these more organised events we will have other things going on including experts from our head office team to advise on products, we'll have members of our factory team in store to advise and help on repairs and talk thorugh our UK made products. There will be members of our Alpkiteer athlete team on hand and other activities still TBC. 

So come down and see what we're up to over the weekend.

The Square
Main Road
S32 1BB

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Heathers age has got another great store

Went in on Thursday after a ride out on MTB , store looks great , had a good chat with staff about a new bike for my dad , really helpful , definitely an asset to Hathersage and the peaks

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