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Tannus tyres: is this the end of the road for bike punctures?

Bicycle tyres are strange things. You rely on them every day to get you to and from work, yet largely forget they exist until – bang – one punctures at 7.43am on the wettest morning in December when you’re halfway between home and office. Cue 20 miserable minutes in the lashing rain spent changing your […]

Japanese company Chacle hits sales target of 160,000

A JAPANESE bike brand fitted with Tannus Tyres is celebrating selling more than 160,000 cycles in just three years. Chacle shopper and commuter bikes, produced by Takeda, come fitted with the no-puncture airless tyres as standard and have become a feature of the Tokyo commuter scene. The company marked the landmark with an advert pitching […]

Lucy Charles and Reece Barclay set for London Bike Show Q&A

Reece, the UK’s number one ranking Iron Man Triathlete of 2016 and Lucy, who’s just back from finishing 10th in Ironman 70.3 will be doing a Q&A with Tri fans, cyclists and how to get the most out of Tannus airless, puncture-free tyres. Lucy and Reece are taking a brief break from winter training before […]

Tannus announces ambitious plans for 2017

There are currently 400,000 people worldwide using the puncture-free tyres made of the lightweight polymer called Aither. Speaking at the Bike Biz Cycling Media Awards (CMA), Jazz Walia said: “Young Ki Lee, our CEO has targeted sales of 400,000 for 2017. “It would be a big leap, but it is something we have become used […]

Tannus Looking to Increase dealers in the UK

Tannus and its distributor Coyote are looking to increase UK dealers to sell and fit their puncture free tyres. There are currently more than 150 stockists in the UK, with sales of the tyres recently reaching 400,000 worldwide. The Korean-based company has ambitious plans to expand further and the UK is at the heart of […]

Tannus at Taipei

TANNUS is to host a stand at the Taipei International Cycle show for the first time. European chief Jazz Walia will join with bosses from Tannus HQ at the show, which is regarded as one of the most influential in the world. Tannus has released a range of new videos to showcase its airless, no […]

Tannus In Taipei Return

Tannus Tyres have returned from its debut at the The Taipei International Cycle show has set in train a series of talks with numerous distributors and bike brands exploring tie-ups with the airless, puncture-free brand, Tannus. The Tannus European team, headed by European chief Jazz Walia joined with bosses from the company’s South Korea HQ […]

Tannus Tire given top safty rating

TANNUS is celebrating after its 700 x 23 road bike tyre was given a top-level safety award. The Aither 1.1 tyre is Tannus’s second tyre to win the sought after seal of approval from the German testing house TUV Rheinland. It was put through a series of strenuous tests to rate performance in the most […]

Tannus Used by Ukraine’s National Track Team

TANNUS Tyres has received a massive seal of approval after Ukraine’s national cycle team started using the company’s airless no-puncture tyres. Between 10-12 members of the national track team are using the Aither 1.1 tyres for outdoor training.On top of that a number of top Ukraine road riders are also using the tyres. Athletes using […]

Tannus to release a new size 700×25

TANNUS is set to release a much-anticipated new tyre later this year, bringing big performance improvements. The 700x25c is the first in this size produced by the airless, puncture-free tyre manufacturer and has been heralded as the company’s best tyre yet. It features an upgraded version of the Aither 1.1 compound which gives the tyre […]