Apr 082013
 
Tom Boonen at Flanders

Christine Bertram was the lucky name pulled from the hat to win our recent Going Going Bike / Go 4 Cycling competition to experience a VIP day out at the Ronde van Vlaanderen (Tour of Flanders) on March 31. Christine has put together a guest blog for us on her experience of an amazing day watching the Ronde and everything that goes with it. We hope you enjoy it! Continue reading »

Apr 302012
 
Used Bicycles

As a business that gives a platform to people to sell their used bikes and attracts a large amount of traffic for people looking to buy second hand bikes, we were delighted to read of some research from across the water in the US that owners of used bikes there ride more, buy more bicycle-related apparel/accessories, and visit bike shops more often than owners of bikes that have been bought new. Used bike owners also ride their bikes to work more often than owners of new bikes. Continue reading »

Dec 142011
 
Xmas Tree Generated by Bicycle

Pedal power electricity generation is just made for Christmas. Take a bunch of bikes to generate electricity for lights on a Christmas tree. Seems such a simple idea and something that authorities in the Mexican city of Puebla have been keen to experiment with as part of their sustainable Christmas campaign.  Continue reading »