Paul Brodie’s New Bicycle

After 15 years, Paul Brodie decided it was time to build himself a new bicycle for himself. Filet brazed steel welds, Rohloff internal gear hub, Hope disc brakes, 26″ wheels and a custom through axle hub, he’s built himself his very own “play” bike. Still figuring out the cable routing and what kind of guides he’s going to run, his one of a kind Brodie is almost complete!

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Join us on Strava!

Brodie riders heed the call, We want you in our Brodie Bike Riders Club on Strava!  If you’re not already following friends, tracking your rides, comparing results, charting your fitness or sharing your awesome adventures get on it!  Simply follow THIS LINK to our “Brodie Bike Riders Club” on Strava and click on “JOIN CLUB”.  If you have a Strava account it will automatically sign you up and if you don’t, it will prompt you to complete the super simple sign-up process for a Strava account.  The cool thing is that you can join in the fun by simply running the Strava app on your Android or Apple device for free!

Looking forward to seeing you out there loving your Brodie Bike and watching everyone share the fun in the Brodie Bike Riders Club! Continue reading Join us on Strava!…

Cyclopacking

In 3 weeks I will do the longest off-road ride I’ve ever attempted, 584 km in 3 days at the Oregon Outback, presented by VeloDirt.

My experience with bikepacking is rather limited. I race for Mighty Riders, CX and Road. I’ve ridden long days through Yellowstone national park with just a backpack of campgear, or something similar on the San Juan Islands when track bikes on long trips seemed like a good idea. However, it’s never been this much off-road, and never this far out of cellphone service. Continue reading Cyclopacking…

Bike To Work Week

You know it’s bike to work week Vancouver when it’s 6:15am and it’s pouring rain! Luckily for all the troopers who decided to grunt through the rough weather, the skies opened up and the sun came out by 7am! Thanks for everyone who stopped by our commuter station on the Central Valley Greenway (Victoria/Broadway), we’ll be there all week 6:15-9:15am. For all you Brodie riders out there, make sure you stop by for a t-shirt while they last. Want to commute but don’t know the routes? Here’s a list of some helpful maps:

Vancouver Bike Routes
Toronto Bike Routes 
Victoria Bike Routes
Calgary Bike Routes 

 

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Win A Brodie Metier Mixte!

You could win a Brodie Metier Mixte city bike. Not only is the new Brodie Metier Mixte stylish and comfortable, functionality is still at the heart of it’s design. Thoughtful geometry gives you an upright riding position and super efficient pedaling platform to get you where you’re going and carry your load at the same time. Now you can concentrate on the things that really matter, like finding the perfect wicker bike basket or that perfect sounding bell. (A $549 CAD value.).

Enter at Momentum Magazine Blog!

CONGRATULATIONS KRISTINE EWALD!

This concludes the first of two giveaways for a Brodie Voltage in our Sweepstakes giveaway! We’d like to thank everyone who entered and friendly reminder that there’s a second bicycle to be given away on May 31st! More info here.

As a token of our appreciation, we’d also like to congratulate David Dehoey, Brian Lam, Krislyn Roth, Nicolas Helal and Sean Johnston who have won a Brodie T-shirt! Please contact us at ryan@brodiebikes.com

 

 

Finding The Right Bike via/ Greatist

With so many different styles of bicycles, it’s not surprising how difficult it is to figure out the best bicycle suits you; even if you’ve been in the industry and know everything about bicycles, it’s still hard to choose a bicycle that potentially serve multiple purposes. Luckily, the Greatist has come up with a helpful resource to help everyone who’s struggling with some suggestions! Continue reading Finding The Right Bike via/ Greatist…

Win one of TWO Brodie Bicycles

This Summer, TWO lucky contestants will have the chance to go everywhere on their new Brodie Voltage! Featuring a Shimano drivetrain and mechanical disc brakes, the Brodie Voltage ($599 cdn MSRP) is your versatile flat bar sport bicycle!

Two ways to Enter:

1. Register on our FACEBOOK

2. Mention us on Twitter (@brodiebikes) with #bfree hashtag or tweet “I just entered the #bfree Sweepstakes to win one of TWO @brodiebikes Voltages- RT/Follow to Enter! http://ow.ly/vfMQx” Continue reading Win one of TWO Brodie Bicycles…

Summer is here, start commuting!

With record breaking temperatures in Vancouver, it seems as though Summer is finally here. Whether you’re buying a new bicycle or breaking out your old one, make sure you’re prepared. When the sun comes out, don’t expect your local bicycle shop to have that one-day turn around time! Need help finding a new commuter? Check out our Express Series for a variety of flat bar options! Continue reading Summer is here, start commuting!…