Top 4 New Zealand Cycle Trails to Ride this Summer

Top 4 New Zealand Cycle Trails to Ride this Summer

Top 4 New Zealand Cycle Trails to Ride this Summer With border restrictions still in place due to the global Covid-19 pandemic, there’s never been a better time to get out and enjoy the stunning natural beauty of New Zealand. And what better way to see the country,...
Avoiding Collisions on the Road

Avoiding Collisions on the Road

Avoiding Collisions on the Road Do you know what the most common collisions are between bikes and vehicles? If not, have a read. It might surprise you – there are 10 common collisions that involve a high percentage of incidents on the roads. We’ll share one with you...
Basic hand signals for first-time cyclists

Basic hand signals for first-time cyclists

Basic hand signals for first-time cyclists Being confident riding on the road means being aware of what’s going on at all times, looking ahead, being visible to other road users and having the confidence to make quick decisions. Here are some tips for first-time...
How to choose a bike helmet

How to choose a bike helmet

How to choose a bike helmet A helmet is an absolutely essential piece of gear when you are riding a bike, not only because it is illegal not to wear one, but because it could save your life if you are in an accident.  Helmets come in three basic styles; street style,...
Top tips for sharing the road with cyclists

Top tips for sharing the road with cyclists

1. Take special care and slow down when passing. They may need to move unexpectedly and not have an opportunity to signal their intentions. 2. Indicate clearly Indicate clearly and in plenty of time when turning and stopping. 3. Know your blind spots  Know your blind...
Teach your child how to bike to school

Teach your child how to bike to school

Teach your child how to bike to school 1.Getting on the bike Get your child to hold the handlebars and squeeze the brakes. They lean the bike towards themselves and then step one leg over. 2. Using the brakes  Children’s bikes may have brake levers or a coaster...