Custom

Nic’s 27+ Surly Ogre with SRAM Eagle

If there was a category of bike called ‘Apocalypse bikes,’ the Surly Ogre might be its poster boy. Bikes like…

In praise of longtail cargo bikes – the Xtracycle Free Radical Leap

I’ve used a variety of cargo-carrying bikes during my life, but I believe the one that has the most versatility…

David’s custom flat bar Soma Fog Cutter

David wanted a custom, do-all, ‘last-bike-he’ll-ever-buy‘ kind of commuter bike. Over a 10-month period he chatted to our staff member…

Sam’s Di2 Alfine Wolverine super-commuter

We’ve done quite a few custom builds with the Soma Wolverine now (check out our custom build archives here), but…

Colin’s custom Soma Double-Cross Disc

Colin came into Velo looking for a quality flat-bar commuter for his ride to work, plus a bit of rail-trail…

The best bikes of 2017

As the year winds up and 2018 stock filters onto the shop floor, we’re having a look back at the…

Victor’s Touring Wolverine with 11 Speed Radness

‘This one goes to 11’ Victor came to us a while ago looking for a touring bike, rode a few…

Holly’s Custom Soma Fog Cutter

The Brief There’s something special about a custom build. Primarily because you get a bike that’s tailored to you, and…

#whatweride

We have a great love of bikes.  We tend to have an even greater love of the bikes we ride…