Urban Bike Blog

Ride Share in Melbourne

Ride Share in Melbourne

Melbourne is renowned for a city thats great to cycle in and a new ride share programme has just been launched in the last few weeks called obike.  This weekend I got the opportunity to test ride this concept which...

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tokyobike can become an e-bike

tokyobike can become an e-bike

Keen to get an electric bike that has beautiful design, great speed and the ability to remove the battery  when you want to use it as a regular bike without the added weight. If you need a little bit more assistance getting...

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Sydney cycle

Sydney cycle

Celebrating Queens Birthday Weekend we hopped across the ditch & explored Sydney By Bike. What an awesome city to discover by cycle. We hired a couple of City Sports Bikes from Town Bike Pitstop  located in Redfern this Cafe & Bike Shop have...

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Benefits of cycling

Benefits of cycling

30 great benefits of cycling Riding bikes boosts your brainpower, relationships, health and happiness Click here to read  the great article from Bike Radar, guaranteed to put a smile on your face Happy Cycling!  

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Cycling in the rain

Cycling in the rain

Rain New Zealand is gorgeous, however we are blessed with a large rain fall through out the year!  Here are a few of our favourite accessories that can make your ride in the rain so much more pleasant. Save your clothes Stopping...

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little tokyobike

little tokyobike

We are delighted to stock the little tokyobike.  Everyone remembers their first bicycle—especially when it is a little tokyobike. They have all the same attention to detail and simple, functional design as the grown up version, but shrunk to perfection. little...

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Making your cycling life easier

Making your cycling life easier

Our find of the week is the Global Bike Store Locator App -  BikeAid app is an app to locate great cycling stores.  You can follow them on Facebook BikeAid where they feature a bike store of the week.  Perfect for destinations where your planning on travelling...

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A lovely Video Diary of tokyobike

A lovely Video Diary of tokyobike

From tokyobike Australia TOKYOBIKE DIARY FILM tokyobike Diary explores the concept of 'Tokyo Slow' - more about slow than fast, tokyobike is as much about discovering your city and enjoying the ride as it is about the destination. Tokyo Slow...

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