Twisted Cogs

York Cycle Repair Workshop


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Twisted Cogs is a bicycle repair workshop based on the outskirts of York in the village of Bishopthorpe. We are undertaking all repair, rebuild and cycle servicing work. Visit our services and workshop pages to find out more.



Twisted Cogs

Twisted Cogs is a cycle repair workshop operating from Bishopthorpe, York. Unlike other cycle shops in York where the emphasis is on sales, Twisted Cogs focuses on our workshop, our personal approach and our friendly honest advice.

Twisted Cogs undertakes all kinds of servicing, repairs, rebuilds and engineering work. No job is to big or too small. Owner & operator, Tom Cropper, has worked in highly reputable bike shops in and around York for over twelve years. Working along side highly skilled mechanics throughout his career, Tom has learnt from the best in the business.

Voted 3rd best bike shop in Yorkshire 2017 – Cycling Weekly

Britain’s best bike mechanic winner 2018 – MBR

The Workshop

Fully equipped to handle all jobs

Twisted Cogs is not like other cycle shops in York. Our focus is on repairs not sales. We don’t have a big showroom, but we do have a big chest of tools. We undertake all kinds of repairs and servicing.

Tom Cropper

Trust and customer service

Tom has over 20 years of experience within the cycling industry and is Cytech Qualified to the highest level. He has worked with high end road and mountain bikes throughout his years in the industry. After managing a busy workshop outside of York for 5 years he made the jump and professionally set up his own shop which has just seen it’s 7th year in business.