In search of cycling shops in Norway (Norwegian)

Argon 18 Nordic er på jakt etter forhandlere i Norge til vår utradisjonelle og fremtidsrettede forretningsmodell, med hensikt å sikre lokale sykkelforhandleres eksistens også i fremtiden.

Ride on – in or out!

Hit two flies with a bang: buy a ‘Bike to Go’ bike, get a hometrainer at a reduced price, and get ready for spring with in- and outdoor training.

COVID-19 Announcement for Argon 18 Nordic

We remain open in our Lab & Store in Lynge. BUT we adhere to a precautionary principle, take our common responsibility very seriously, and take the necessary precautions regarding hygiene.

10 Bike Fit Tips for Long Distance Triathlon

XTRI World Champion, Hans Christian Tungesvik, gives his top 10 tips on what to pay attention to when bike fitting for long distance triathlons.

Cancelled! Argon 18 at Copenhagen Bike Show

Our Lab & Store in Lynge will because of our participation in Copenhagen Bike Show be closed, Saturday, March 16th. Meet us instead in Øksnehallen. We’ll be back on Monday.

Kings of Madison

Michael Mørkøv and Lasse Norman are Kings of Madison – nothing less. They were absolutely superior in the Madison race at the World Championships.

Electron Pro – Pursuit vs. Bunch Event Setup

What’s the differences in the setup of a track bike for team pursuits and bunch events? Denmark’s skilled mechanic, Mads Severinsen has taken us through Denmark’s two Argon 18 Electron Pro track bikes.

World’s Fastest Track Bike

When the Danish Track Team set the Team Pursuit World Record at the Berlin World Championships 2020, they raced the Argon 18 Electron Pro track bike. See the specs here.

The Perfect Team Pursuit

The Danish Team Pursuit team triumphed in the World Championship final in Berlin against New Zealand and smashed the previous world record with over 3 seconds.

World Champions in Team Pursuit

Denmark triumphed in the World Championship final in Berlin by distancing New Zealand with 5 seconds in the final, and smashing the previous world record.

World Record for Denmark

Denmark set a new World Record in the Team Pursuit qualifying at the World Championships in Berlin. See the pics from before, under and after the record.

New Argon 18 Electron Pro

After nearly 4500 hours of engineering: design, modeling, and testing, Argon 18, in partnership with Cycling Australia and Zipp, is thrilled to unveil the result of the new 2020 Electron Pro.

Prepping for the World’s

The World Championships in Track Cycling takes place in Berlin from February 26th to March 1st. We met with the Danish team prior to the World Championships.

Gallium Pro Disc Review

The Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc 15th Anniversary Edt. got awarded the Gran Fondo Cycling ‘Design & Innovation Award’ 2020. Read the review of this great bike!

Q & A: An Interview with Olympic hope Anne Holm

We met with triathlete Anne Holm on the road for a Q&A session about the life as pro triathlete and the plans for 2020.

New Entry Level – Argon 18 Gallium CS Disc

Argon 18 Gallium CS Disc completes the road disc family with a fair priced entry level bike. Easy to fit, intuitive to maintain and a pure pleasure to ride.

‘Design & Innovation Award 2020’ – Gallium Pro Disc

The Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc 15th Anniversary Edt. has been awarded the Gran Fondo Cycling ‘Design & Innovation Award 2020.

‘Frameset of the Year’ / Krypton Pro

Argon 18 Krypton Pro has been awarded with ‘Frameset of the Year’ by Road.cc. A true endurance bike, always willing and able.

Training Session in the Wahoo Center

MTRI Training visited our newly designed Wahoo Fitness Center in our Argon 18 Lab & Store in Lynge. Read more and book your own session in the Wahoo Center.

Chris Anker’s New Gallium Pro Disc

We are looking forward seeing local Chris Anker Sørensen on his new Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc in 2020.Today the bike was assembled in the workshop at our Lab & Store.

From Vorarlberg to Quickstep

Jannik Steimle has taken the big jump to the most successful team in the sport: Deceunick-Quickstep. We’ve met with him for a talk about the future.

Offseason Winter Break Away

Professional triathlete Hans Christian Tungesvik is preparing for the 2020 season on the Norwegian winter roads on the Argon 18 Dark Matter.

Top 10 Tips for Winter Cycling

Winter gives a welcome break from his everyday training routine. Here are Hans Christian Tungesvik’s Top Ten Tips for winter cycling.

World Cup in Glasgow / #EnrouteTokyo episode 1

Come along behind the scenes of the World Cup in Glasgow where the Danish 4k team took gold. A step closer to the Olympic Games in Tokoy 2020.

Superior Danish 4k Team

The Danish 4k Team Pursuit team continues to manifest themselves as superior by winning the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Glasgow.

United Cycling at CykelSportMessen

United Cycling is participating in CykelSportMessen November 9-10th 2019. Meet us and find irresistible deals on our Argon 18 Bike To Go bikes.

Team ABC Junior – An Important Player in Danish Cycling Talent Development

What causes the boom in Danish cycling? Team ABC Junior is the most successful in 2019 and an important link in the food chain. Read why.

Notio let Martin Toft Optimize the Danes’ Aerodynamics Prior to the World’s

Martin Toft Madsen is testing his aerodynamics with Notio

Martin Toft Madsen tested the aerodynamics of different Parentini speed suits with Notio prior to the World Championships in Yorkshire. Read how.

Danish Argon 18 Dominance at the European Championships in Apeldoorn

The Danish performance at the EUC Track Cycling European Championships 2019 in Apeldoorn, Holland, has been great. With 4 medals it’s a big step on the way to the Olympic podiums in Tokyo 2020.

Viking of Norseman Going for Kona

We have met with the Norwegian Argon 18 ambassador, Hans Christian Tungesvik, at Next Level Camp on Mallorca. We followed him for a day at his training camp and had a talk about life as a professional triathlete and his 2020 goals.

Ride With Confidence and Comfort on the New Argon 18 E-117 Tri Disc

The Argon 18 E-117 Disc introduces disc brakes to the triathlon line-up. Letting riders at all levels ride with even more confidence and comfort.

New Argon 18 E-118 Tri+

Argon 18 is introducing a new UCI approved TT and TRI machine; the E-118 Tri+.

Throwback to Vélorina’s Cycling School for Women

In May we hosted Vélorina’s cycling school. A cycling school for female beginners in the cycling world. Vélorina is in this blogpost taking us with her back to the first edition of United Cycling’s School for Women.

From Sengeløse to Yorkshire

Emil Schandorff Iwersen won the Danish Uno-X Cup and is now ready for the World’s in Yorkshire. We have had a chat with Emil about the future, his motivation, and the team.

Mikkeller Cycling Club 12.16

A new cycling community has taken off in Copenhagen. Argon 18 is proud to be a humble sidekick to the new Mikkeller Cycling Club 12.16.

Willing and Able // Argon 18 Krypton Pro

The new Argon 18 Krypton Pro is your perfect companion for a Gran Fondo challenge. We brought it with us to La Marmotte with our EnRouteLaMarmotte-group to test it out. Check it out.

La Marmotte on the Krypton Pro

Simon Pyll Truesen loves to challenge himself. In July 2019 he rode La Marmotte on the brand new endurance bike; Argon 18 Krytpon Pro.

Argon 18 Gallium Pro 15th Anniversary Edition

15 Years of Constant Innovation, Packed Into One Frame. Meet the Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc 15th Anniversary Edition.

Martin Toft Madsen Takes the Danish Hour Record

Martin Toft Madsen broke Mikkel Bjerg’s Danish Hour Record Tuesday evening, August 13th on Odense Cykelbane.

Norseman Recap by XTRI World Champion Hans Christian Tungesvik

Saturday, August 3rd, 2019, Hans Christian Tungesvik was crowned XTRI World Champion and winner of Isklar Norsman Xtreme Triathlon after a thrilling sprint finish at the top of Moun Gousta. Hans Christian Tungesvik is in this race recap putting you into his mind before, during and after the race.

Musette Classics x Argon 18

Argon 18 joined and captured Musette Classic. Beautiful rouleur cross. Sweden coast to coast. On challenging gravel roads and winding backroads between Simrishamn in east and Malmö in the West. 

La Marmotte Race Report

Coming from running 2.38 on a marathon and going into cycling, Mads took the challenge of conquering one of the toughest amateur cycling events in the World; La Marmotte – 174 km with around 5,000 altitude meters to climb. Here follow Mads’s experiences from a tuff day on the bike.

5 Tips on How to Master the Descents

Riding La Marmotte or another race in the mountains and haven’t quite got a handle on the descents? Read former pro Rasmus Djurhuus’ tips on how to master the descents.

Kysten. The Mythical Ride.

United Cycling and Twelve.Sixteen has ridden in the slipstream of former stars, unfolding the cycling history, where it was created back in the days, and still is – at Kysten.

Marmotte Performance Test With AimHigh

For the many fast sub-elite runners in our EnRouteLaMarmotte-group, cycling is a rather new thing. They don’t exactly know their physical boundaries on a bike, especially not, when hitting the Alps.  In order to give the riders a precise picture of their physical capabilities we performed a performance test in the United Cycling Wattbike Center […]

Tour de France Event July 13th

Invite all cyclists to our Tour de France event in United Cycling, when we welcome you on Saturday July 13th to the 8th stage of the Tour.

Fuglsang Wins Criterium du Dauphiné

Winning the race already once in 2017, today Jakob Fuglsang claimed his second Critérium du Dauphiné GC victory. The Dane successfully defended his lead in the final stage together with his teammates, of which Kazakh national champion Alexey Lutsenko was able to take a GC top 10 as well, securing a seventh place overall. Astana Pro Team has also been crowned as the winner of the Team Classification.

Steimle Wins in Upper Austria

Jannik Steimle wins the 10th Int. Upper Austria Tour UCI 2.2. Team Voralberg Santic overjoyed with first-round victory 2019.

Hans Christian Tungesvik Racing Ironman Lanzarote

Hans Christian Tungesvik raced Ironman Lanzarote as preparation for his main goal of the season, one the toughest triathlons in the world: Norseman Extreme Triathlon in August.

Training for La Marmotte – Without Mountains

Training for La Marmotte? These few training methods can vastly improve your performance, compared to riders who train in ignorance ahead of the effort before them. Ignorance is bliss, until you hit the bottom of Alpe d’Huez.

The Obvious Gran Fondo Bike

Mads from our Enroute La Marmotte group asked us:

“What’s the obvious bike for a gran fondo like La Marmotte?”.

This custom styled Argon 18 Krypton GF is our answer.

Aiming for Norseman

Hans Christian Tungesvik has always been into sports and did cross-country skiing competitively until he was 20 years old. Now he is aiming for the podium in the World’s toughest triathlon; Norseman Xtreme Triathlon.

The Tuesday Ride

La Marmotte is just around the corner. The start of the race, that the Marmotte group has been preparing for since December, is in less than two months.  It is now time for topping up the weekly kilometers in the saddle. We do that with a weekly Tuesday Ride to the Bay.

We Want More Women on the Road

“We want more women on the road. And we are working on it!” Velorina has a mission.

WattBike Event with Toyota Denmark

April 30th, we hosted an event for Toyota Denmark who got a guided tour in the Lab & Store, with a test session in our Wattbike Center, followed by refreshments and cozy chit-chats afterwards.

Jakob Fuglsang Wins Liége-Bastogne-Liége

Jakob Fuglsang took the win with an impressive solo in Liège-Bastogne-Liège

Success in Tour of the Alps

Tour of the Alps UCI 2.HC – Team Vorarlberg Santic with a great success – Swiss Pro Rider Roland Thalmann in fight with Nibali, Froome and Majka!

MAN XLION x IRONMAN Copenhagen

Christian & Maj from MAN are training for IRONMAN Copenhagen. This is their own story about the challenges they face towards the finish line.

The First Spring Ride

The first spring rides are the best rides of the year! Every cyclist will recognize the intense longing for riding outside after a long and dark winter, with endless rides on Zwift … The Marmotte group is on the road.

Krypton Went to Hell

Hugo Houle of Astana Pro Team show up at the start of Paris-Roubaix 2019 on the Argon 18 Krypton. Hugo Houle on the Argon 18 Krypton in Paris-Roubaix 2019 (Photo: Getty Images) Hugo’s Verdict This is what he has to say about the bike: “The Krypton offers me more comfort and stability which I need […]

The First Performance Indicator

To be able to plan the training towards La Mamortte, it’s important to make some milestones. In January, the group did the first performance indicator.

Cycling School for Women

Our new ambassador Katrine Bjørnholm has a mission: to get more women into the cycling sport. They are pursuing that mission with a cycling school for women. Hosted by United Cycling. Katrine is one half of the blog; Vélorina. A competent and ambitious duo she has together with the professional cyclist at Team Rytger, Michelle […]

Enroute La Marmotte

Can runners be converted into cyclists and finish La Marmotte in style within 6 months? 10 sub-elite runners from the Danish running community NBRO has accepted the challenge.

Radio Godefroot Podcast live from Copenhagen Bike Show

On Sunday, March 17, Brian Holm, together with three times Jesper – Worre, Skibby and Mørkøv – live from United Cycling’s stand at Copenhagen Bike Show with the new concept “Godefroot and the Cycling Monopoly”. The monopoly answers cycling enthusiasts’ dilemmas from the roads. In this first edition they talk about everything from compression socks, […]

Designing the World Fastest Track Bike

Leading up to the 2016 Olympics in Rio we designed the Argon 18 Electron Pro bike in a close collaboration between the engineers at Argon 18, the Danish team mechanics and the Danish riders. “It’s was pleasure to see the bike do so well at the Olympics. Taking home the bronze medals in the Men’s […]

Bright Danish Performances at the Worlds

The Danish performance at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2019 in Pruszkow, Poland, has been great. And with 14 medals for Argon 18, the Worlds has been a blast! A solid landmark on the road to the Olympic podiums in Tokyo 2020.

The Cycling Mechanic Aficionado

There is a mechanic behind every successful cycling team. The guy that makes it possible for the athlete to perform their very best. Meet Mads Severinsen, who is chief mechanic for the Danish Cycling Federation – a dedicated cycling aficionado.

Bronze and new Danish Record

The Danish 4,000-meter team rose after their defeat against Great Britain, and won the bronze final against Canada in a superb style and set a new Danish record in the time 3:51.408. Consentration before the start of the Team Pursuit Bronze + Danish Record The Danish riders showed impressive mental strength when on Thursday evening […]

World Fastest Argon 18

In a totally crazy world record time of 3: 48.012, Australia won the gold medals in the 4000-meter team pursuit at the UCI Track World Championships in Pruszkow, Poland, 2019. Team Australia in the hunt for Gold and a WR World Record Team Australia smashed their own former world record with a margin of 1.792 […]

Route 1, Iceland

There is a non-existent peace in the uncertain silence.

2 friends. 7 days.
Route 1, Iceland.
Early summer 2018.

1.500 Km.
30.000 Vertical Meters.
Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc.

United Cycling Lab & Store wins at Frame Awards 2019

The United Cycling Lab & Store in Lynge, Denmark, has been named as winner of the Multi-Brand Store of the Year at FRAME Awards 2019!

Dreaming About the Olympics

15 years old Albert Holm, son of former pro rider Brian Holm, is dreaming about the Olympics, to become pro and win the Paris-Roubaix. He is looking up to his idols, following them on Facebook and Instagram, and he occasionally trains side by side with some of them at the track in Ballerup Super Arena.

In this video you’ll meet Albert Holm on a regular and cold Thursday in January 2019, while he is training intervals at the track, preparing for the season to come. We are having a chat with Albert Holm about his training, dreams and the Olympics in Paris 2024. We are also meeting with Albert’s coach, Dion Åkerström, who is telling a little bit about what it takes to reach the Olympics.

This video is the first in a serial leading up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in Track Cycling, where Argon 18 will be strongly represented.

Gregaard About the Debut on the World Tour

The young and talented Danish rider, Jonas Gregaard, is neo-pro (new rider) at Astana Pro Team, where he is teaming up with the two other Danes, Jacob Fuglsang and Magnus Cort for the 2019 season. We have had a talk with Jonas about taking the giant step up the World Tour, moving to Girona and his […]

Unstoppable in Fusion

United Cycling is partnering up with the Danish cycling, triathlon and running clothing brand Fusion in a sponsorship of the Danish triathlete Morten Falk Jørgensen.

Club Event in the Lab & Store

January 9th we hosted a club event in our Lab & Store in Lynge for the local cycling club: Allerød Cycling Club. Starting with a guided tour in the Lab & Store, followed up by a mechanical session in the workshop, an introduction to our Wattbike Center, dinner and lecture with former pro cyclist Mark Sehested. Does this sound like an interesting event for your club, company or network? Then reach out – we are eager to help.

Aiming for Double Up in Hawaii

Janette Dommer is in 2019 aiming for improving her personal best on the IRONMAN distance and to regain the title as age group world champion in Hawaii.

Danish Rider of the Year 2018

2018 has been a huge success for Danish cycling. So many bright stars has shown their potential at the World Tour. The election of Danish Rider of the year in Ballerup Super Arena December 28 2018, was a close call. Best of Them All Best of them all was Michael Valgren from Pro Team Astana. […]

Argon 18 Dominance in Ballerup

The 100km Madison Race in Ballerup Super Arena, December 28th, was a tuff battle until the very last round, where team no. 7 with Michael Mørkøv and Lasse Norman Hansen secured the victory in the last sprint.

12.16 Shoot Behind the Scenes

We have partnered up with the Danish fashionable cycling clothing brand 12.16  for the photo shoot of their AW18 collection in Ballerup Super Arena, December 2018. Coffee With a Legend Before starting the shoot we had a good cup of coffee together with a legend; Steen Hammel, in his small workshop underneath the track. A Life With […]

A Stylish Joint Venture

The making of an understated version of the Pro-Tour frame Gallium Pro. AJoint Venture project with 12.16, Brian Holm and Lars Dyhr.

Five Pro Winter Tips

Lars Michaelsen’s five pro tips, that helped him through the many winter rides, so he could reach spring in top fitness and achieve great results in the classics.

United Cycling Winter Kit

United Cycling Winter KIt

Riding inside throughout the winter can be damn boring, even though Zwift made it more motivating. But nothing beats a solid training ride on the country backroads a frosty winter morning! If cycling outside shall be more than a one-time experience for you, you need to set up your road bike properly for winter cycling. Let our in-house mechanic, Danny Skovgren, style your bike with the UC Winter Kit with mudguards, tires and reflective stickers.

The Final World Cup Preparations

The last details are being sorted out before leaving for the Tissot UCI Track World Cup in London, with Mads Severinsen in the workshop and Lasse Normann on the bike at the track. A small step towards Tokyo 2020.

Podcast on Gravel Cycling

Gravel Cycling is hot stuff all over the world. We have had a chat with the Danish cycling magazine Cykelmagasinet about the subject and the Argon 18 gravel bikes; Dark Matter and Krypton GF.

The Ultimate Road Bike

Experience a meteoric rise to the top. Feel the speed on the descent and take-off with this United Cycling special edition of the Argon 18 Gallium.

Launch of United Cycling Lab & Store

September 15th, we launched a new future for the cycling industry with our new Lab & Store in Lynge, Denmark.

The Prestigous Hour

Martin Toft Madsen is 3 times Danish champion on the time trial and is among the best in the world against the clock. Thursday, July 26th, Martin Toft Madsen made a brave assault on Sir Bradley Wiggins’ 54.526 kilometer UCI World Hour Record in Mexico – a prestigious and mysterious record, that only the toughest and most keen riders dare to challenge.

Winter Bike Styling

Set up your bike for winter cycling, just like the pros did back in the days, and still does, so you can keep on riding throughout the winter on a bike that looks great!

Vesterby’s Keep Smiling Ride

United Cycling has in corporation with Argon 18 and FatCreations designed, painted and built a custom painted E-119 Tri+ for IRONMAN triathlete, Michelle Vesterby.

IRONMAN World Champion

Our ambassador, the Danish triathlete Janette Dommer, exceeded her own and everyone else’s expectations by winning overall for all age group athletes with 9:23:26 in IRONMAN World Championships in Hawaii. We have talked to Janette, who in this blog post tells about her incredible day in Kona.