How to ensure a turbulence-free trip for you and your bike.

Dan Bonello shares some tips about how to pack like a pro. There are two types of travellers, the planners and the procrastinators. Dan has been a bit of both; however, when it comes to packing his bike for an overseas trip he leaves nothing to chance. Dan's top...

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Four Days | Four Groups | For Fun – Port to Port 2019

ECS tackles Port to Port 2019 The ECS cycling crew, a group of eight middle-aged men who are having as much fun as they can, while they can, will be tackling the Port to Port over the next four days. The group regularly head out on the plethora of trails around the...

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Australian Mountain Bike Dads tame the untamable.

Your dad golfed this weekend? That's cute. My dad just conquered the ABSA Cape Epic MTB race! This will, in all likelihood, be the playground conversations made by Minter Barnard (46) and Luke Beuchat's (45) kids this week. The dad duo not only managed to finish the...

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How to train like a dad.

The Cape Epic is one of the most extreme endurance events and some even referred to it as the "Tour de France of mountain biking". Riding almost 100km a day for eight straight days is no sprint, so here is how team Velosure, Luke Beuchat and Minter Barnard, is...

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Epic Australian Mountain Bike Dads.

Dad Duo aims to reach the top 10 in the South Africa Cape Epic Masters. Australian working dads, Minter Barnard (46) and Luke Beuchat (45), will be tackling the Absa Cape Epic this year, riding for team Velosure. These two young dads are no strangers to the gruelling...

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Ben Monroe. A life on two wheels.

The art of balance. Ben Monroe’s life on two wheels. Two years after the film BMX Bandits was released in 1983, the Accident and Emergency Department of the Children’s Hospital in Sheffield in the UK, began a study to compare BMX injuries with ‘normal’ bicycle...

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New Cycling “Safety Package” in NSW

The NSW government has not introduced compulsory rider registration when it announced this week a raft of new laws affecting motorists and cyclists. The great news is that drivers will now have to leave a distance of 1 metre when travelling under 60km/h and 1.5 metres...

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Coffee & Caravans With Beardy McBeard

A few weeks back we had a strong brew and great little catch-up with professional bike shooter, passionate rider and cancer Council ambassador Marcus Enno, aka the irrepressible Beardy McBeard. We were half expecting something live to come flying out of his impressive...

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The Kate Strong Interview

At Velosure we deal with all kinds of bike riders and this week we caught up with Kate Strong who won her age group at the Long-distance Triathlon World Championships. No biggie for an athlete who has dedicated half a life to sport but how about winning gold after...

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Interview with Scott Sharples

Our own Paul Begg got to catch up with Mountain Bike legend Scott Sharples in between death-defying hill bombs at the legendary Kamikaze Downhill at Mammoth Mountain. Here’s what Scott had to say about life in California and his career as a Down Hill pioneer. PB:...

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