NEWS ENGLISH 2018-05-29T16:49:50+00:00

MOVEMBER FUNDRAISING – It´s moustache season!

MOVEMBER FUNDRAISING 2018 November becomes „Movember“ again this year – a coinage of the word moustache and November. Movember was introduced several years back in Australia as a men’s health campaign. The idea: Men campaign for their health. Therefore men grow beards for 30 days to drive awareness and collect donations. Those donations are used by the Movember Foundation to tackle the biggest health issues of men: prostate and testicular cancer, mental health issues as well as suicide prevention. For this year we are taking part again - growing our beards [...]

For all long-distance adventurers and overland-commuters: The ACROS Gravel handlebar!

By the way: The Gravel Bar is now available. To us, riding a road bike is not merely about chasing after kilometres. We want to leave the beaten path, face the unknown and break out of the daily grind. This very longing for a quick escape from the daily routines is reflected in our ROAD-line. Next to the wheels and bar tapes, the ACROS Gravel handlebar expresses this desire for adventure as the latest addition to the ROAD-family.   To us, riding a road bike is not merely about chasing after kilometres. [...]

A good-looking stiff stirs up the city: The ACROS Urban Pedal!

At the end of the day we identify as mountain and road bikers - but let’s not fool ourselves: On the way to the supermarket, the ice cream shop or the playground with the kids, we usually ride our city bike – like an unglamorous stiff. And even though nowadays city bikes and e-bikes (did we just say e-bikes?!) are thought through and fully equipped, they are usually missing the perfect fitting pedal. That’s why we developed the ACROS Urban pedal with a [...]

INTERVIEW | LET´S TALK PEDAL – With Enduro Pro and Engineer Fabian Scholz

It is our aim to guarantee you the best possible time on your bike. Reason enough to introduce you to the creative minds behind our products. This is why we had breakfast with enduro racer and engineer Fabian Scholz, who has developed our A-Flat pedals. Fabian prepared a deliciousmespresso with his old La Pavoni machine and over coffee and croissants, we spoke about his career as a racer and engineer and the development process of the A-Flat pedals. It is our aim to guarantee you the best possible time on your bike. Reason [...]

INTERVIEW | Winter Training with Rémy Absalon

For many years the Absalon brothers are dominating the mountain bike racing scene. ACROS supports Remy Absalon and the Scott SR Suntour Enduro Team for the second season now with hubs and bearings. Remy knows how to handle a mountain bike and is dropping the hammer on his enduro bike in the EWS and at the Megavalanche. Reason enough for us to take the opportunity to visit him at home to spend a typical day of training and hand him his new material over for the upcoming season. For many years the [...]