Gear Up is the campus cycle shop and repair service in Staff House Square. Recently reopened in Spring 2021, the shop will be open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for now.
No ordinary bike shop, Gear Up is a social enterprise run by Dan and Stuart. Expert bike mechanics, they train and mentor young people, giving them skills for life and inspiring hope one bike at a time.
Dan and Stuart's current focus is essential work to keep the UoB community cycling through the pandemic. During covid please book slot by email. Services include:
- Free bike checks for UoB staff and students
- Servicing, maintenance and new parts
- Sales of bikes and accessories, including Cycle-to-Work orders
- Self-service track pump
- Discounted D-locks