JULY 2021

COVID UPDATE | July 2021

Under the current National Covid Guidelines, G!RO is now back open - with both our indoor and outdoor seating areas open and plans for events etc to be back this summer!

Our current opening hours are 7:30am - 3pm Monday to Friday and 7:30 - 5pm Saturday and Sunday. Where we can happily invite you sit, relax in our Cafe and Garden spaces whilst enjoying some of your G!RO favourites; the finest Workshop Coffee brews, delicious cakes from our local bakers, freshly baked pastries and homemade sandwiches for you to grab and enjoy on the go or take moment and enjoy inside! Our small way of helping you all navigate these tumultuous times… Social distancing is in effect so please be sure to be safe and courteous to those around you. We'd also advise you continue to wear a mask when indoors and not seated, despite them no longer being mandatory.

Whilst we are very pleased to bring you this news, we are also keen to stress the importance of having your cooperation and support in doing this, so that us reopening, can be a purely positive force for you guys, our wonderful community! We ask of you all the following:

- All customers bring and wear a mask & adhere to social distancing guidelines

- Use the hand sanitizer provided

- Check in using the Covid 19 app using the QR codes provided.

- As the weather is improving, and we are seeing more of you stopping by the cafe, we have brought on extra members of staff to ensure that your orders are being dealt with as quickly as possible.

- Do not block walkways with bikes or by gathering. Use the racks provided for bikes and relax and enjoy our seating.

We are excited to be back open, with fewer and fewer restrictions moving forward. That said, we still encourage you to remain vigilant for your own safety and the safety of others around you, as we all navigate this unprecedented situation.

G!RO x







October 28, 2022

G!RO's very own Jordan & Danny (aka Jonty & Hansie) recently joined the Curve crew for a bike packing expedition through the western Cape of South Africa as part of the inaugural Rhino Run. We hope you enjoy this blog looking back at an unforgettable week.

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Franco's Year In Ti
Franco's Year In Ti

March 05, 2021

Star of our recent video, friend of G!RO and Curve convert Franco gives us the rundown on his year with the Belgie, Curve's fun and fast, Road Centric Frameset. A bike designed by our mates at Curve to race, ride and fear nothing. Grab a brew and let Franco transport you through his experiences of the last year riding his Curve - and be sure to catch the video if you haven't already, where we join Franco for a dawn raid of London, catch the city stillness and stunning sunrise recently. For those of you keen to learn more about the bikes, for reference, Franco rides the complete spec SRAM Force Belgie Disc V3 with Red Powermeter upgrade and Curve's own G4T wheels! Enjoy!

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DownRock Diaries - Part 2
DownRock Diaries - Part 2

February 11, 2021

Here at G!RO we continue to share our ways of beating the global pandemic and keeping morale high! Jamie tells us how his year sampling a new style of riding on his Downrock has been a godsend in this unprecedented year!

Wow! It’s been nearly a year since that giant box, containing my new favourite bike arrived! It was March 2020, things were starting to head south globally and the UK was a few short days away from Lockdown 1.0, but spirits were high as me and head mechanic Danny tore into the box containing all the parts, and the beautiful Downrock frame Curve had just shipped us. Days were getting longer, weather was getting warmer, riding was getting easier and ignoring the global pandemic things were looking up… Except, how can you ignore a global pandemic... That’s right, you can’t!!! 

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