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Hoka One One Mafate 2019 Model

        Hoka aims their Mafate at runners who like trails and long-distance sessions or races. This trail running shoe offers maximum cushioning combined with a grippy and durable Vibram outsole. It’s perfect for off-road events from 5km... Read More

West Highland 150 Mile Cycle Route

West Highland 150 Mile Cycle Route

Take a fantastic 150 mile road cycle around the West Highlands starting and finishing in Fort William. This beautiful route incorporates part of Sustrans Route 78 leading along the cycle route to Oban. Oban makes a good overnight stop before... Read More

Cube E MTB of the year

6 Good Reasons to Ride an Electric Bike

Are you looking at becoming greener and healthier in 2019? Here are 6 good reasons to try a Cube electric bike this year. 1 They will help you go further and faster for longer Electric bikes provide different levels of power-assisted pedaling... Read More

Bike The Peat Track Challenge

Take a fantastic guided cycle from Off Beat Bikes in Fort William.  Taken by a qualified guide the route will incorporate the Peat Track Challenge along with the Cow Hill Mystery Descent. The Peat Track Challenge has a short 800m... Read More

West Highland Wheelers Winter League 2018/19

All adult races start at 11am and kids at 10am or 11am. Kids timings will be confirmed. Sunday 18th November: Cour Loop Time Trial. Meet at Nevis Range Pinemartin Cafe. ADULTS AND KIDS RACE. Organiser Marian. Sunday 2nd December: Location Glen Loy. Organiser... Read More

Lochaber Athletic Club Winter League Dates 2018/19

2019 Races Dates All races start at 11am Sunday 18 November: Cow Hill (Glen Nevis) Short Sunday 25 November: Drumfada Chase (Annat) Medium Sunday 2 December: Beinn Bhan Bash (Glen Loy) Short Sunday 9 December: Cour Loop (Nevis Range) Long ... Read More

Sale at Off Beat Bikes

Swim Sale, Bike Sale, Run Sale

Our Autumn Sale starts 9am on Friday 7th September. There will be offers through out the store including: Wetsuit Offer ORCA S6 was £169 Now £135. This great fitting wetsuit is perfect for those new to outdoor swimming. In particular... Read More

Ex demo and ex hire bikes on sale

Ex hire and ex demo Sale

All ex hire bikes were new in 2018. They are great bikes designed for British weather from our favourite brands. Click the links to see more about each bike. Saracen Mantras 2018 RRP £600 – Ex hire price £390. Lots of sizes... Read More


Tick Facts, Treatment and the Risks

Local GP, Dr Ian Pooleman of Tweeddale Medical Practice, visited Off Beat Bikes to enlighten staff and customers on factual information about ticks, their bites, treatment and the risk of Lyme Disease. The key learning points included: Lyme disease is... Read More

Electric Bike – Do You Need One?

Fort William Mum, Mandy Watson, decided things needed to change. Her son started biking nearly 2 years ago and Aidan would go off riding with his Dad while Mandy sat in the café waiting for them to come back. “To... Read More

Glencoe Mountain Uphill Running Race Results

This new race at Glencoe Mountain Resort started below the centre car park by the white cottage. Racing up through the car park competitors had an interesting course following the newly built access track up to the top of the... Read More

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UCI Mountain Bike World Cup T-shirts

Off Beat Bikes is the official supplier of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Fort William t-shirts. They are available to purchase in store . They are available in small, medium, large and extra large in both grey and red and... Read More