Make sure that the bike you buy doesn't have a hidden past

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Over 70,000 Stolen Bikes

Ten times more than other bike checking services.

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Why Check That Bike?

We run checks against over 70,000 records provided by Police Forces, bicycle insurers and stolen property registers. Our records represent the most comprehensive free search you can do when buying a used bicycle.

In using your website, the very first search I conducted – regarding a Specialized Crosstrail – led to a seller who we cross referenced the information from his Gumtree adverts to that on our systems and have now sent officers to get the seller information before going to court to get a search warrant.

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Happy Cyclist

Thanks to this website, the bike has been recovered! The guy who had this bike said he bought this bike and the black tarmac from the back of a van.

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