Cycle Mode International 2017: Japan’s Biggest Bicycle Exhibition is Back!
Japan's Biggest Bicycle Exhibition is Back!
Cycle Mode International 2017 will again convene at Makuhari Messe from November 3rd through 5th. Cycle Mode brings to Japan an amazing opportunity to learn about and experience the latest in cycling. While not as internationally lauded as its European counterpart earlier this year, Cycle Mode is Japan's premier event for those interested in cycling - for fitness, recreation, or competition. Whether you're new to the cycling world or are a competitive cyclist seeking QOM/KOMs, there is guaranteed to be something new and exciting at Cycle Mode!
Nov 3 (Friday - Public Holiday) 1000-1800
Nov 4 (Saturday) 1000-1800
Nov 5 (Sunday) 1000-1700
Advance ¥1,200 / day (online only)
Walk-Up ¥1,600 / day
Women Only ¥1,000 / day (online only)
Advance 2-Day ¥1,900 (online only)
From road bikes to cross bikes, mountain bikes and BMX bikes, guests will get a firsthand look at the lightest gear and the fastest bicycles from both well-known brands and independent labels. A variety of e-bikes and hand-made bicycles will also be unveiled on site - some for the very first time! Notable exhibitors include Argon18, Canyon, Chapter 2, De Rosa, Kuota, Pinarello, Ridley, Specialized, etc.
In addition, Cycle Mode will offer demonstrations and a wide range of opportunities to experience a host of lifestyle items related to the lifestyle of cycling and cyclists. Products of interest include helmets, apparel, lights, security goods, and training gear. Notable exhibitors include Campagnolo, Continental, DT Swiss, fizik, Fulcrum, Garmin, Kabuto, Kask, Pearl Izumi, Polar, Profile Design, Quarq, Santini, Selle, Shimano, Sidi, SRAM, Tacx, Vittoria, Wahoo, Zipp, etc.
Over the course of three days, Cycle Mode will also host a number of events including an off road race, a professional crit, and an off road bike demo.
On Friday, the JBCF Makuhari Shintoshin Criterium will take place on the streets by the north side of Makuhari Messe. This is a can't miss opportunity to watch more than 50 top professional road cyclists race in the heart of Chiba!
On Saturday and Sunday, those interested may test ride a wide range of mountain bikes, cyclo-cross bikes, and other off-road bikes on a special 2KM test-ride course built in a park adjacent to Cycle Mode.
On all three days, a series of off-road races featuring chicanes and dirt walls will be held at night. Those of age may enjoy the race while indulging in some drinks and listening to the DJ spin.
Makuhari Messe International Halls 1-4
2 Chome-1 Nakase
5 min walk from JR Keiyo Line Kaihin Makuhari station
15 min bus ride from JR Sobu Line Makuhari Hongo station
For detailed directions, click here.