An ode to the bicycle bell, a humble but useful wee accessory.
It doesn't officially open until Sunday but we couldn't wait that long to try out Napier's newest cycle way. A flat 7 km loop close to Marine Pde and the city centre. We started from Marine parade and joined the iway opposite Napier boys high school. Cycling along the waterfront is always a joy and … Continue reading Sneak Peak Napiers newest I-way
For a family cycling adventure in the backyard of Wellywood, you can't beat the Rimutaka Incline.
Looking for a place for your kids to ride their bikes? Here are some ideas of where to find some great places to ride.
Do you need a bit of motivation, or some well reasoned selling points up your sleeve? Here are my top 10 answers to the question of "Why cycle with kids?
Despite the cold blast of recent days, there are plenty of signs that Spring is here. The days are getting longer, the weather is warming up, buds are on the trees and the blue sky beacons me to head outside. Has winter had you off your bike, enjoying some hibernation? If so your bike (and … Continue reading Spring into spring
Riding the Hauraki Rail Trail as a family, from Thames to Te Aroha via Wahi. Part 1 - Planning our adventure.
Our highlights and experiences of the Hauraki Rail Trail - day by day.
Here's a great idea done well in Auckland. How about instead of driving to Saturday sport and fuming over the lack of parking, let's ride there instead. Cool idea huh? Yep, they call it "Bike to Soccer - the warm-up that frees up the streets!" In their blog post, Bike Auckland celebrate the success of … Continue reading Bike to Soccer – Warm Up, Stress Down
The Sunday Ride is a lovely alternative to the Sunday Drive and is beautifully simple.