Is an E-bike Tour right for me?
July 19, 2021
We kiwis are an independent bunch. We’ve spent our lives travelling intrepidly across the globe with nothing but a few dollars in our account and an oversized backpack on our back, armed with a copy of Lonely Planet’s ‘Europe on a Shoestring’ tra...
Fitness and Training
June 22, 2021
We get a lot of people asking us if they will be fit enough to join an e-bike tour, and whether or not they should they do any training? It’s a genuine concern for some people that they may not be able to keep up with the group, or that they will be letting the ...
What to Expect on Tour?
June 15, 2021
What to expect on tour?
One of the biggest challenges people face when making a decision to book a bike tour, is not knowing what to expect. What if I can’t manage the rides? What if the weather turns bad? What if I don’t know how to work my e-bike? I...
Improve your riding - better cornering
February 12, 2023
Cycling is a great way to stay fit, enjoy the outdoors, and reduce your carbon footprint. However, to get the most out of cycling, it’s essential to improve your cornering technique. Cornering is the process of turning while riding your bicycle, and it’s crucial to be ab...
Things to do in Christchurch
June 9, 2022
Arrived in Christchurch a few days before your tour and looking for things to do? We’ve got you covered. Whether you are here for several days or just one day early, we have lots of ideas to get you out exploring. Christchurch is the largest city in t...
Improve your riding - Better Braking
May 16, 2022
Braking is easy, right? You pull the thingy (leaver) and the brakes (callipers with brake pads) clamp on the silver metal bit (rotor) and the bike slows down and eventually comes to a stop. But is it really that simple? Well yes, and no. Goin...
Lake Dunstan Trail
August 12, 2021
We awoke in Clyde to a foggy and brisk -1°C outside but the forecast looked great, so after defrosting the car windscreen we made our way to Cromwell to start our ride on the new Lake Dunstan Trail. I had been looking forward to this ride since it opened and desp...
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