Part two of the amazing ride across West Africa. Join James and the crew for the remainder of the life changing journey.
Any amazing journey across West Africa by bicycle. This story features two brothers and friends raising awareness for people deserving their support.
Getting our customers the best products is important to us. Integral to this process is working with great partners. We share the story of how we started working with DeAnima and why we love working with our other partners.
When I first met one of the founders of Festka, Michael Mourecek, I had two immediate thoughts:
- He is passionate about bikes
- When it comes to bikes, he is in the pursuit of excellence
Get an insight into Michael and Festka by reading the Cycle EXIF story.
This Mystery Ride was about keeping it simple. Ironically, we created rules or 'guidelines' for how to relax and embrace whatever comes your way.
We put together our tips for obtaining a free or very cheap bike. Everyday we get contacted by people wanting a bicycle bargain, so we listed our opinion on the best places to search for your cheap or free bike.
Pro4mance Sports Nutrition has hit the scene in a big way. But the success of the company hasn't happened overnight. Read the Pro4mance story as told by Andrew Jacobs, founder and all around good person from Pro4mance.
Our first Swiss Eye 'Salt of the Earth Award' recipient, congratulations Edward Hore. Read how and why Ed was nominated here.
Left your gift shopping to the last minute? Don't worry - we've compiled a list of last minute ideas for the cyclist in your life.
It'll save you time, increase your energy levels and bank balance! Sounds like the introduction to an infomercial right? Here are some tips to help the ride to work become a regular event.
Mention Lake Como, Italy to the general population and they'll tell you about a list of A Grade celebrities or politicians that have graced the shores. Talk to a cyclist and they'll tell you about the hills and glorious views that will steal your breath. If the views don't take your breath, the steep hills will! Read out story on cycling Lake Como. With the Tour of Lombardy being raced recently, we thought we would write about our time in the region. And perhaps get you excited about a future trip to Lake Como.
Our tips to get the most out of your next cycling event. October signals the start of a number of cycling events for the Australian summer - these tips are particularly useful if its your first big cycling event.
We want to celebrate good old values and morals! To honour the #saltoftheearth individuals in our lives, we will give away a pair of Swiss Eye sunglasses each month. Hashtag your #saltoftheearth hero to acknowledge their uplifting behaviour.
Riding a bicycle isn’t the most glamorous past time, nor is it the most sexy, but there are certain things we can do, and not do, to enhance our appearance whilst spinning the wheels.
Warmer weather is coming to Australia and that usually means more riding. And of course, more riding means you need to fuel your body. Here's a recipe that is big on flavour and sharing it with good people - don't even ask about calories!
The second article in The Places You'll Go - West Africa series. Learn all about Jimmy's surgery and the meetings with the locals.
James O'Callaghan takes us on a life changing journey across West Africa. James, his brother and two mates took off on an amazing trip to raise money for children in Africa. Part one of the series takes us from Spain and into Morocco...
Bicycle Buyer is going to Eurobike 2015! From August 26 we will post and blog the latest details on new products from the biggest and best bike show in the World.
If you are lucky enough to have more than one bicycle, what would happen if you could only have one? Which one would you select to keep? Mountain bike? Cruiser? Fixie? Road bike....tough call to make. Here's some food for thought.
Our final installment of 'The Places You'll Go' (Belgium and France) three part series. During this article, the team departs Switzerland heading for the French Alps to take on some of the most famous climbs in the world. We hope you enjoy the ride and find inspiration for your next cycling experience.