Wanaka Tweed Ride 2015

Wanaka had its inaugural Tweed Ride last week! We had a rollicking time of it, with a fine showing of ‘old faithfuls’ going as far back as the 1930’s.

Bunyan Velo

As winter draws closer, we’ve been dreaming of pedal powered escapes and the road less travelled (and the day less full of work and more full of surprises and the unknown!). Bunyan Velo has been providing our fix of widescreen adventure biking lushness. Fantastic photography and inspiring journeys, all available to read online for free. Go […]

Get your klunk on

Remember, “Klunking is best away from the cars, the cops, and the concrete.” Here’s some great old footage from the legendary Repack race from the beginnings of mountain biking, when steel was real and suspension was in how thick your denim jeans were. Enjoy!  

Ed Oxley – Beware the Call of the Trail Horn

Ed Oxley from great-rock.co.uk goes on a weird and wonderful journey from Hebden Bridge to the dark heart of Accrington by mountain bike. Then things begin to go a bit awry…

Reveal the Path movie

This inspirational adventure cycling movie is getting me all riled up to pack some framebags with Marmite sarnies and take off for the wild wild yonder! Be keen to have a showing in the shop – anyone interested in a movie night?! Check out the trailer

Planting a cargo bike seed

Nice short article about cargo bicycle take-up as a family transporter and business wagon. Forward the revolution! “People wave. We have huge fan clubs,” said Oltman, owner of Cape Cleare Fishery. “It’s not to save the world. It’s mostly that we enjoy bicycling. My butt was getting flat sitting in a white van and I […]