Commuting

Why we stock the bikes we do

Here at Velo we’ve always been careful with the brands and models we sell.  We’re aware plenty of other bike…

Brompton NYC Edition – the folding bike that never sleeps

Are you after a Brompton that offers something a little bit different? The exclusive NYC Edition is a collaboration with cycle-friendly…

Old meets New – Kona Roadhouse

Old meets new in a way that will keep you happily rolling into the future for a long time to…

Uber Surly Commuter from an old Birdy

Marcus came into us with a Birdy folding bike – it wasn’t quite running but it wasn’t far off it….

So what IS a gravel grind?

This weekend the 25th and 26th of February, the beautiful Otway National Park will be hosting the Otway Odyssey. The…

2017 Brompton review – 2 months on

With great fanfare, Brompton announced the most significant updates to their folding bikes in years and indeed, there’s some great…

How close is one metre? The Passbox Cycling Safety Study

Many of Australia’s states/territories have enacted laws to ensure drivers must pass cyclists with at least one metre clearance (and…

Just shy of a million – Velo’s counter for 2016

It’s fair to say, the number of cyclists passing our counter year upon year is growing – by about 5%…

Catherine’s Custom Surly Cross-Check

Catherine came to us looking for a bike that would tick a number of important criteria she wanted in a…