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!
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.
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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.
The Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc 15th Anniversary Edt. has been awarded the Gran Fondo Cycling ‘Design & Innovation Award 2020.
Argon 18 Krypton Pro has been awarded with ‘Frameset of the Year’ by Road.cc. A true endurance bike, always willing and able.
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.
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.
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.
Professional triathlete Hans Christian Tungesvik is preparing for the 2020 season on the Norwegian winter roads on the Argon 18 Dark Matter.
Winter gives a welcome break from his everyday training routine. Here are Hans Christian Tungesvik’s Top Ten Tips for winter cycling.
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.
The Danish 4k Team Pursuit team continues to manifest themselves as superior by winning the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Glasgow.
United Cycling is participating in CykelSportMessen November 9-10th 2019. Meet us and find irresistible deals on our Argon 18 Bike To Go bikes.
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.
Martin Toft Madsen tested the aerodynamics of different Parentini speed suits with Notio prior to the World Championships in Yorkshire. Read how.
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.
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.
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.
Argon 18 is introducing a new UCI approved TT and TRI machine; the E-118 Tri+.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Simon Pyll Truesen loves to challenge himself. In July 2019 he rode La Marmotte on the brand new endurance bike; Argon 18 Krytpon Pro.
15 Years of Constant Innovation, Packed Into One Frame. Meet the Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc 15th Anniversary Edition.
Martin Toft Madsen broke Mikkel Bjerg’s Danish Hour Record Tuesday evening, August 13th on Odense Cykelbane.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
Jannik Steimle wins the 10th Int. Upper Austria Tour UCI 2.2. Team Voralberg Santic overjoyed with first-round victory 2019.
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? 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.
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.
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.
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. And we are working on it!” Velorina has a mission.
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 took the win with an impressive solo in Liège-Bastogne-Liège
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!
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 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.
Former pro, Stefan Djurhuus, participated in the 2019 amateur edition of Ronde van Vlaanderen, testing the Argon 18 Krypton GF. Read his verdict.
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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.
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, […]
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
There is a non-existent peace in the uncertain silence.
2 friends. 7 days.
Route 1, Iceland.
Early summer 2018.
30.000 Vertical Meters.
Argon 18 Gallium Pro Disc.
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!
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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. […]
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.
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 […]
The making of an understated version of the Pro-Tour frame Gallium Pro. AJoint Venture project with 12.16, Brian Holm and Lars Dyhr.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
September 15th, we launched a new future for the cycling industry with our new Lab & Store in Lynge, Denmark.
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.
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!
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.
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.