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2015 Velogear Top Innovative MTB Brands - Small Companies

During September 2015 cycling e-tailer asked over 120,000 bike riders:

"WHICH SMALL MTB BRAND DO YOU CONSIDER HAS DEVELOPED AN EXCITING OR INNOVATIVE PRODUCT?"

"Small = NOT Shimano, Fox, Sram or similar"


Over the next 2 weeks we present our results in alphabetical order.

absoluteBLACK

This small UK based manufacturer produces high end bike parts, but with reasonable pricepoints.

Rave reviews from dedicated fans made this company a finalist in ou...

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Comments | Posted in Equipment Reviews By Roman Shaw

Top 10 Cycling Destinations In The World

Cycle Tourism is a growing industry as more travellers seek an activity based holiday with a high degree of environmental sustainabilty.
In August 2015 cycling e-tailer Velogear conducted a survey over a 120,000 cycling enthusiast database.
They asked: "In which country would you LIKE to next have a cycling holiday?"

#1 France

With a staggering 21% of votes France has been voted the #1 cycling destination in the world. Whether it be MTB, Road or just casual cruising the combination of history, sta...

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3 Comments | Posted in Travel By Roman Shaw

SIX30 Product Testing

27/08/2015 11:02 AM


Every season we have the difficult job of testing new materials, designs and products for our own products and those of our suppliers.
 
Last January we tested a new range of SIX30 compression garments and our photoghrapers have put together a neat video clip and story to tell you about their first ski visit to Japan. It is not an action clip revolving around 50 ft cliff jumps and neck high powder..but rather about the once a year skier experiencing that fantastic Ski Destination of Hokkaido, Japa...
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Comments | Posted in Equipment Reviews By Ella Hyatt

Laughing In The Face Of Danger

27/08/2015 10:50 AM

Laughing in the Face of Danger

If travel broadens the mind, some places like Niseko on Japan’s North island

Hokkaido, narrow the focus. It’s hard to actually be off the beaten track here given

the tendency for landscapes to be shaped by people, as much as nature. But the

landscape remains a genius, even if a bonsaied one compared to Australia.

So many people in such a small space. Right across Japan they recognize the art of

cooperation for the common good. If you want an example of this look no furth...

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1 Comments | Posted in Travel By Ella Hyatt
Velogear Top 10 Products with Customer Reviews


This week we take a snapshot of Velogears Top 10 Selling Products (by dollar sales) for the past 12 months, together with their related Customer Reviews.


#1 EVA Bike Case

As the lightest bike case in it's class the EVA Pod Lite reigns as our #1 seller. Here's what customers have to say:

bike travel case

#2 Gistitalia Fluid Trainer

With a Lifetime Guarantee on the Fluid drive this reasonably priced bike trainer has been a popular seller for several years - hear why:
fluid trainer buy

#3 Pad...
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Comments | Posted in Equipment Reviews By Roman Shaw

Earn $200ph To Give Your Opinion!

24/07/2015 11:36 PM

Earn $200ph To Give Your Opinion!
 
I reckon that it would take no more than 3 minutes to login into Velogear Cycling Online Store and write a quick review on a product you recently purchased from us.
 
For this we are happy to send you a $10 Gift Voucher to help defray the cost of your next purchase from us.
 
If your quick at it, I estimate you will make about $200 per hour for this!! 
 
if you have purchased several products the rewards are even greater!
 
Not a bad way to spend a little bit of your ti...
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Comments | Posted By hot desk

$50,000 Up For Grabs!

18/07/2015 6:54 PM

What is your favourite Australian Cycling website?

We would like to know what your favourite Australian based website* is and in appreciation of your time we have over $50,000 in prizes up for grabs.

$10 Gift Voucher: The first 5000 voters will receive a $10 Gift voucher from www.velogear.com.au
$20 Gift Voucher: Be the first to add a new website - email us with a website/forum/blog* not on our list and receive a $20 Gift Voucher
5 x $100 Main Prizes: All participants will be placed into a draw to r...Read More
Comments | Posted By Roman Shaw

Behind The Scenes @ Grupetto

17/07/2015 11:30 PM

Grupetto 

"Gruppetto is in bicycling terminology the name given to the group of cyclists in a road cycling race who form a large group behind the leading peloton."

In other words "most of us"!  Most of us just want to give it a go, to be active, to try to be healthier, to lose some weight, to get fitter and to have some fun outdoors.

Whilst we admire the efforts of the great, the reality is that we, the mere mortals, are simply happy enough to be at the back of the pack, to commute daily into work,...

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