City bike

Is your commuting bike adventure-ready?

Well, the quick answer is probably yes! Commuter bikes should be built to withstand the daily rigours of life. That could be the ride to work or perhaps being loaded down with a week’s worth of shopping. This is why they already make great platforms to build touring bikes from: their hardy quality and ability …

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Disc Brakes or Rim Brakes?

This is a question we often get asked, and there are several considerations to take into account before making a decision. Rim Brakes  The advantages of rim brakes (whether V-brakes or calipers) are: Simplicity Lower overall weight Lower purchase price compared to discs The disadvantages are: Lower power in wet weather The need for fairly …

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