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Cycling Advice

Riding advice for beginners

If you’ve just recently bought a new bike and are unsure how to get started, keep reading for a few tips to get you going. Getting started If you’re nervous about riding in traffic, find a quiet area to start with, such as your local park. Practise riding single-handed so you can make hand signals, and get comfortable looking over both shoulders to improve your visual awareness. Use your gears Using your gears effectively will make…
Events

Join Brisbane’s biggest bike ride for the chance to win $3,000 worth of gift cards

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Buy your entry to the Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge now, and go in the running to win your share in $3000 worth of 99 Bikes vouchers! Join thousands of riders as they pedal 100km (or 60km) from South Bank, Brisbane, to Southport on the Gold Coast on Sunday 16 October 2016. This Bicycle Queensland event aims to get more people cycling more often and will be actively fighting heart disease – Australia’s number…
Good Yarns

Perfect your strokes for triathlon with Pulse Aquatic

Pulse Aquatic is a new swimming institution providing tailored programs to specifically target your priorities and goals. We specialise in providing information about body awareness in the water and work closely with you to achieve this. A core feature of Pulse Aquatic is that we use in-depth video analysis with our coach, who will work with you one on one to reach your potential in the water. A core feature of Pulse Aquatic is that…
Good Yarns

Take part in the Qhubeka 5000 #BicyclesChangeLives

Qhubeka 5000 is a 48-hour interactive fundraising initiative by Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka. The team aims to get fans around the world to take part in this campaign during the TdF as part of its goal of funding 5000 bicycles for greater access to education, healthcare and economic opportunity for people in Africa. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka will ride Stage 13 and 14 of the TdF as part of the Qhubeka 5000. The…
Commuter Challenge, Michelle

A Commuter Challenge check-in with Michelle, plus her top tips for riding to work

Michelle is loving the Commuter Challenge and has been rewarded for her efforts, losing 15kg since starting out! Since taking on Commuter Challenge, Michelle has stopped going to the gym, with riding now being both her main mode of transport and main form of exercise. Initially, Michelle found the trip to 22km trip to work quite challenging, often having to get off and walk her bike up hills. As she has built her fitness, that…