Supplier reiterates importance of recall of potentially lethal Kinesis carbon forks

Upgrade Bikes has only received 246 of a possible 2,000 Kinesis forks recalled in August following the death of a cyclist whose forks separated

Affected forks will carry one of four different logos

Supplier Upgrade Bikes is urging cyclists to heed product recall notices after receiving just 246 of a possible 2,000 Kinesis carbon forks recalled in 2015.

The Racelight T forks made between 2003 and 2009 were subject to a recall after the death of a cyclist last August. A Coroner ruled this week that Jonathan Weatherley died from injuries sustained after his Kinesis forks separated under braking.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.