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Leeds opticians urge cyclists to ensure they’re cycle ready

02 October, 2014
Leeds Specsavers team with the winner of the mountain bike

A local Leeds resident is joining the thousands of cyclists saddling up in the wake of the Tour de France, after winning a top-of-the-range mountain bike from Leeds Specsavers and as a result the team is urging locals to ensure they’re sight is ‘cycle ready’.

Make sure you’re cycle ready

Mark Richardson, store director of Specsavers at Leeds Albion Street, explains: ‘The arrival of the Tour de France in Yorkshire spurred a lot of people to get back in the saddle. I’m sure all cyclists know the importance of conducting a spot check on their bike before they set off, but I’m not convinced they’d naturally consider the last time they had their hearing or eyes tested. It’s vitally important that cyclists are fully alert, both visually and from an audio point of view, to be able to deal with the dangers that present themselves while cycling.

‘We’re pleased to be able to give one of our customers a brand new mountain bike so that he can join in the cycle fever!’

Our survey says

Staff at Specsavers on Albion Street invited customers to take part in a survey during the months leading up to the Grand Depart in Yorkshire and a winner has now been selected.

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