Nouvelles / blogue

Front Derailleurs: Simple adjustments for blissful shifting

novembre 9th, 2010

It may just be me but I have never been hugely fond of front derailleur’s, yes I like that they make it easier for me to pedal, but they can be a huge pain in the… well, you know. Often, they are finicky and downright argumentative, resisting adjustments with a stubborn resolve not often witnessed […]

Bike To Work Week: Will you saddle up?

octobre 27th, 2010

Here in Vancouver, as the sun begins to run and hide behind the mountains a little earlier in the evening and rise a little later in the morning and the rain at times beats down with an almost unrelenting resolve, the temperatures slowly dip towards freezing and the minds of many drift to day dreams […]

Vancouver Bike Style Tour

octobre 7th, 2010

Happening tonight at the Calabash Bistro in Vancouver BC.  Check out the poster below.

Rear Derailleurs: Simple adjustments take away the mystery

septembre 23rd, 2010

It is possible that derailleur’s are one of the most misunderstood, misadjusted and misused pieces of equipment on a bicycle. When I used to work in a shop I couldn’t count the number of times someone would come in with a horribly maladjusted derailleur because they had tried to fix it themselves. Usually it was […]

Axiom Enforce Air Pro Road pump review on bicycletouringpro.com

septembre 14th, 2010

Here is a quick blub from the review, visit bicycletouringpro.com for the full deal. ” If you were simply to look at the photo of the bicycle pump below, you would think that this bike pump is no different than any of the other mini-bike pumps you’ve seen in the marketplace. But the Axiom EnforceAir […]

Axiom Phoenix LE Pannier Rack Review

septembre 14th, 2010

Thought I would share a recent review of our Axiom Phoenix LE Pannier rack from bicyclesmile.com. Here is a quick excerpt: “There seem to be hundreds if not thousands of pannier racks on the market these days. Some are purely inexpensive racks to haul the odd thing on, others touch touring racks and, well, the […]

Tonight is the Night: Bike Style Tour Kick-Off in Toronto

septembre 2nd, 2010

If you are in Toronto and ride a bicycle, you probably already know this, but just incase – we don’t want anyone to be left out -tonight marks the first stop on the Bike Style Tour put on by Momentum magazine. If you are around, you should probably go. The night will kick off with […]

Product Profile: Ode to the mighty fender, the hero of wet weather riding.

août 31st, 2010

Today was the first day in a long time that Vancouver has had a serious dose of rain. This of course got me thinking about staying dry which then turned my thoughts to fenders. We make fenders, I thought, so why not do product profile on our fenders. And here we are, it’s still raining […]

Bike Style Tour: Experience Cycling, Fashion and Party

août 27th, 2010

Soon, very soon -as in next Thursday-  the Bike Style Tour will kick off in Toronto Canada. You may be wondeirng what a Bike Style Tour is, and who could blame you? Not me. This tour is  at its core a good time; a gathering of like minded cyclists to enjoy riding, style, culture and […]

Product Profile: 2011 Axiom Panniers and Bags

août 17th, 2010

You may have heard some rumors and mumblings floating around the interweb claiming that Axiom is updating its bag line for 2011. Well, it’s true, we have taken tried and tested pannier, trunk, seat and bar bags and upped their game to what we think is the next level. Here is a quick review of […]