Anne and Peter Robinson started Dorchester Cycles in 1988. The aim being to get dorchester and the surrounding area on there bikes more. Dorset is renowned for its beautiful scenery and historical monuments there is plenty to explore, what better way to do this than on two wheels. That is the vision we continue to strive towards to get more people out on their bikes enjoying riding and experiencing new things.
It wasn’t too long before the demand for ‘all thing cycles’ out grow the shop so in 1991 due to demand we relocated to bigger premises to facilitate for our increasing customer base.
As you enter the shop you will see our great selection of bicycles. We are stockists of Trek, Giant,Raleigh and Dawes these leading industrial brands leaves you safe in the knowledge that your best interests are looked after with.
Since 1988 we have seen many changes, and none more so than the amount of cars that fill the roads, a beneficiary of this is the folding bicycles. Small, light and compact a travelers dream for transportation also cutting emissions in the process!
Leading brand is Brompton, supported well by Dahon and Raleigh, this covers all areas for different circumstances.
We also have a large selection of cycling accessories, clothing, spare parts, helmets, shoes, gloves and components. With brands such as Blackburn, Shimano, SRAM, Topeak, Abus, Suntour, Bontrager, Altura, Raleigh, Sigma, Cateye, Bell and Giro helmets, Avenir, Titec, Kryptonite and much, much more.
We now have a large servicing department that you can view on our shop floor. We can handle almost any repair to your cycle and we pride ourselves on our quality of service, our friendly knowledgeable staff and the back up that we provide to our customers.
If you wish to explore our local lanes and are only visiting the area then why not hire one of our Hire bikes? We have a selection of Diamondback mountain bikes available at very reasonable rates.
Why not pop in and see what cycling and Dorchester Cycles can offer you?