Posts under ‘Commuting’

Winter is coming… So how do you ride out the bad weather?

You love your ride to work, but as you look out the window it seems wholly unappealing; rain is blowing in…

Meet the Jamis Coda Family

If there’s one bike that typifies Velo Cycles, it would be the Jamis Coda Sport. The mid-level model in the…

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…

2017 Brompton review – 2 months on

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

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,…

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%…

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,…

RideHomeFromWork Celebration (the National Ride2Work Day afterparty!)

National Ride2WorkDay has been around for twenty-two years, so being of that age we reckon it’s high time to celebrate…