Lifestyle

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…

Event: Ride the Bellarine -Sunday the 9th of April

If you don’t have any plans for the weekend how about being part of Ride the Bellarine. The Bellarine Peninsula is…

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…

Stu’s Pleasant Rides – The Surly Big Dummy

We’re all for our staff riding our bikes so they can accurately describe its attributes and what it does 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…

Wallerang e-Bike gives Bob his bike-riding life back

Bob came into the shop a few months back with a mate, suggesting he try an e-Bike.  It’s a rather…

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,…

(More than) 30 reasons to take up cycling

BikeRadar recently posted an article with 30 reasons to take up cycling.  It’s pretty thorough, but we think there’s a…