With a little help from some experienced friends here an easy 5 step guide to deal with the icy winter commute. Feel free to share! 1. The winter bike – ideas for minor adjustments and please do the maintenance, lazy! It is clearly worth to drive with dubbed tires in winter even though you have to … More Easy 5 step guide to deal with the icy winter commute
The Danish Minister of Culture asked: which social values and traditions – that have shaped us – will you carry through to tomorrow’s society? Here you find the lovely answer! Thank you Klaus Bondam! @cyclingembassy @cyklistforbundet The Danish Cycling culture not only marks a part of our culture but constitute the spine of our identity By … More CYCLING CULTURE: LEARNING FROM DENMARK
Cargo biking is more than a simple investment, it is a choice of transporting yourself, your dear ones and all that other stuff under your own power. While the bike reviews contribute with key information on the specific bikes, there are still some key questions, that has to be answered before you go along and … More GUIDE: THE 5 ESSENTIAL DECISIONS WHEN YOU BUY A CARGO BIKE
In Denmark we have been doing some pilot schemes to allow cyclists to turn right on a red light. It has proven to be a success, and therefore riders can now legally turn right on a red light if they see a specific bike sign at the traffic lights. The new sign can only be … More POLL: RIGHT ON RED?
If you are among the large proportion of the population with a distance between 0 and 8 km from home to work, where commuting by bike is a realistic alternative, it can be a great investment to change from car to bike. Here are the top 5 reasons why your cargo bike is such a … More TOP 5 REASONS WHY YOUR CARGO BIKE IS A (WAY) BETTER INVESTMENT THAN YOUR CAR!
Last year I asked myself the question: ARE THE CHILDREN DEPRIVED FROM THE CITY ADVENTURES BY THE CARS? I had a feature published in the local newspaper calling for a fair distribution of space among different ways of commuting; cars, busses, bikes and walking people and kids. I made the point, that every time we … More DEBATE: ARE THE CHILDREN DEPRIVED FROM THE CITY ADVENTURES BY THE CARS?
One thing that really thrills me is the increasing numbers of cargo bikes I daily see around town. The other day I spotted this pure example of excellent engineering and craftsmanship by Wagener, Mogensen and Munch with Copenhagen based Butchers and Bicycles. The only 3-wheeler – as far as I know – that solved the … More EXCELLENT PIECE OF CARGO BIKE
This feature is just awesome and I didn’t see it coming before a heavy rainfall the other day. Try and compare it with this plan drawing! Even the outline of this bike – in plan – is just cool! Next time I will flip it over and let the rain outline the section. Wait and … More AFTER RAIN COMES…
I noticed a new sign the other day. For some reason they increase the car capacity in this city trying to solve larger infrastructural problems. Before. Photo: VELO\\CITY I have since elaborated a little bit on this sign. Just a few minutes in photoshop and this sign is much more modern and the lay out … More SIGNS… AND THE CITY
It can be a jungle out there, but out of passion and love to our cargo bike we adapt, adjust and hit the road every single day – sensing the pleasure of driving. This blog takes you on a tour to the everyday life of an average cargo bike driver. The ups and downs, the … More WELCOME