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Birth of a Bike – The Aggressively Fun Tourer

I have always felt divided between two vastly different forms of cycling, a fun, aggressive city commute and largely unplanned,…

Teaching your child to ride with pedals

One of those life-moments for any parent, but particularly a bike rider, is when their child first rides with pedals….

The Squeaky Wheel – Pushy Women Maintenance Session

We love working with our friends at The Squeaky Wheel.  They regularly start or finish their rides here at Velo,…

Ed’s guide to Melbourne’s Best Rides – No 2 : Beach Road

Ah Beach Road – Melbourne cycling Mecca. Every Saturday and Sunday morning there are sure to be thousands of cyclists…

What makes a good commuter bicycle?

One of the great things about the bicycle is how efficient it is – for the amount of energy required,…

A guide to Melbourne’s best rides – No 1 : Mount Pleasant

Over the next little while our resident roadie at Velo, Ed, will be putting up blog posts sporadically about where…

How to teach your kid to ride without training wheels

Certainly, all children are unique, and what works for one may not work for another, but in my experience there’s…