Tag: utility cycling

We’re huge fans of utility and practical cycling here at Velophile HQ. Some may be surprised to find out, but converting the humble bicycle into a versatile workhorse that is capable of carrying a week’s worth of groceries really isn’t …

How to: Ditch your car and carry cargo with a bicycle Read More »

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This information was created to be given to participants of bicycle information workshops that I have been running at work and with friends at home. The take-home message here is that it is important to keep your bike in a clean, …

Essential information for new bicycle riders Read More »

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As I mentioned in a previous review of my Walz Caps’ moisture wicking cap, I am a big fan of cycling caps due to their multiple benefits while cycling – no matter what type of ride and no matter what type of weather you …

Owner review: Walz Cycling Caps’ cotton cap – a stylish solution for cooler weather rides! Read More »

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This was filmed on Wednesday 28 November 2012 during my evening commute home from work. Usually the toughest part of my ride home is the fresh afternoon south-westerly breeze. However this day I had to deal with extremely strong, gusty cross/tail winds and salty …

GoPro POV chesty mount video: Fun and games cycling home during a late spring storm Read More »

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Well I am a few days late, but for those who haven’t noticed it yet Google have finally released an extra feature on their Google Maps service that caters for cyclists in many Australian towns and cities. It’s still in …

About time: Cycling directions and routes now available on Google Maps in Australia! Read More »

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