Lifestyle

Made for cities – also for 300km Around the Bay in a day

In 1975 a guy in London developed a bike that speedily rode around town, but would also fold up so…

Why ride a steel bike?

Carbon fibre. It’s like putting a magic wand in the hand of bike designers. You can make it very light….

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…

Bargain bikes! EOFY sale 2018

It’s end of financial year sale time, and we’ve all gone a bit troppo. We’re having an EOFY sale, and…

Which Brompton should I purchase?

From our recent article about how to choose a bike, if you found a folding bike ticks your boxes you…

Catherine Deveny’s ten reasons you should get an electric bike

All of Catherine’s household ride bikes for transport.  Increasingly, they’re now riding e-Bikes.  Read her article below and find out…

One million riding past this year

For the past few years we’ve come exceedingly, agonisingly close to having one million riders register on the counter out…

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…

Coming soon to Velo – new and updated models

This time of year, there’s always some great announcements from manufacturers and importers for what new 2018 models are coming….