With better weather surely round the corner, we celebrate a style of cycling perfect for taking it easy.
Whether you are looking for new places to ride in your locale or you want to explore further afield, this compilation of route guides is a great starting point.
The Benefits of Cycling There are many benefits of cycling. It’s better for the environment. It’s great for physical fitness. Not to mention the financial big plus if your ride a bike rather than run a car. However, to coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week, we’re talking mental health benefits. While we’re not saying that… Read more »
Cycling events are great fun, great for motivation, great for raising money for charity. Great for so many reasons! And luckily, there are so many cycling events being organised all over the country, you’re spoiled for choice. To help you choose the events that might suit you best, here’s our pick of the crop, based on… Read more »
It can be a daunting prospect, but once you’ve got the knack you’ll be able to choose kids’ bikes like a pro. Download our comprehensive guide or get some pointers below. Shop All Kids bikes Weight: Make sure the bike you’re looking at is light in weight. Adults don’t tend to appreciate how heavy, and therefore… Read more »
Chain cleaning needn’t be challenging. Graham from our Edinburgh shop shows you how to perform this routine bike maintenance drill in 5 minutes on our latest video.
Cynthia, aka ‘Sabrina Tuscany’, is a cyclist and Bicycle Co-op fan who was kind enough to share her ride up the Cairn O’ Mount in Aberdeenshire with us. She keeps her friends back in Canada updated with pictorial adventures on Facebook. We hope you enjoy the ride! If you’re interested in sharing yours, let us… Read more »
Have you ever started looking at cheap flights for your cycling holiday and been dismayed by the extra cost to take your bicycle… And then opened 12 different tabs on your browser to compare different airlines? Well close those tabs and check this out. The thoughtful people at bike insurers Yellow Jersey Cycle have created… Read more »
Where: Edinburgh Bicycle Cooperative in Aberdeen, AB25 3XH When: 30th April 2017, 10am – 2pm How much: £25 per child (parents go free) Our younger customers tell us that they would really like to learn more about their bikes, so we’re really happy to introduce a new child-and-parent bicycle maintenance class in our Aberdeen shop.… Read more »
WHAT’S GOOD ABOUT REVOLUTION KIDS’ BIKES? Built on the same ethos as our adult Revolution bikes we keep our kids’ bikes simple and we guarantee that they ride very well. Keep it simple We keep our offer simple by offering just two models. The 20” wheel Revolution Explore fits kids from 5-6 years old till… Read more »
There are many times in life when buying the cheapest alternative for a child is a sensible option. Fish fingers, for example, are probably equally as un-nutritious no matter how much they cost you.
We love it when people go outdoors, because sometimes those people want to go outdoors and cycle. Here’s where to find Pokemon GO in Edinburgh.
It takes a rather unique outlook on life to combine a bike festival, music festival and craft ale festival into the one event on the same weekend and still keep everyone entertained.
While some parents curtail their cycling once kids come along, more and more of us carry on regardless, thanks to the evolution of kiddy-carrying options – child seats, trailers and trailer bikes.
With fresh new arrivals from some of our most creative suppliers including Endura, 5Ten, Frog, Buff and Swisseye, here’s the latest in kids cycling clothing.