Top Bike Fitter Michele Dalla Piazza (what a beautiful name) from Italy will be seen at 4 different bike shops in Ireland, his work renowned in the world of pro cycling with an impressive client list including UCI Pro Tour Teams such as Quick Step Floor. Bahrein Merida, Astana. Movistar. UEA, Cannondale, Kathusa, Androni Bardiani CSF, Wilier Triestini, Farnese Vini, CCC and many more. Each year around October in conjunction with Cigala Cycling (run by ex international Italian rider and continental Pro Matteo Cigala) Michele get invited to Ireland.  Michele, with his father, are the #1 Bike Fitters in Italy fitting for over 20 years thousands of cyclist from different categories and disciplines: road, mtb, track, cyclocross, time trial and triathlon; and have had success in nationals, world championship and Olympic games. With their experience and knowledge, each positioning is unique to the individual and without use of software and technology (our body is not a machine, every individual is different) The position on the bike is essential for using your muscles 100%. A correct bike fitting can improve the performance of the rider by 30% and avoid injuries. As Michele will only stay for a week, places will be limited (over the last years, Michele was always fully booked).

This time N-Ireland get his chance of seeing Michele doing his thing with a visit to The Bike House in Bangor run by  3 well known local cyclists. Mark Irvine, Duncan Frazer (ex international) and TT star from the past Declan Mc Mackin. They are now competing in the Cyclo Cross as a hobby with their Team Bike House and very well liked lads in the cycling fraternity here in Ulster. The bike shop is renowned for his coffee to and well worth a visit when you are in Bangor (Gray Hill near Sea Front). There are very limited spaces on the Bangor date (Thursday 1 November 2018)  and info on this link  2Fbike  Other dates are Dublin at 360 Cycles (Oct 29th, Nov 3rd & 4th), Limerick at Raw Cycles (Oct 30th & 31st) and at the Waterford Cycle Centre (Nov 2nd)