The only Electric Bike you can travel with…

How to fly and with ease, bring your electric bike. LiGo Batteries are the only electric bike battery you can legally enter a plane with and Bike Friday was/is the first travel bike to employ them into the design. The Battery: The LiGo by Grin Technology Yes, these batteries really can be carried on passenger […]

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The first Bike Friday –

Eva Heyman  Eva Heyman was a Hungarian Jew during World War II. She was deported to Auschwitz and gassed there when she was only 13 years old. Shortly after the Nazi’s invaded Hungary, she wrote in her diary: Today they came for my bicycle. I almost caused a big drama. You know, dear diary, I […]

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Trans Asia Gear Packing List thanks to Adventure in Tandem

This is the list you have been waiting for.  Well thought out and boy oh boy is it helpful.  This is a rather extended trip so it takes a bit more work to pull it all together. Very special thanks to our friends at Adventure in Tandem for this very extensive list: Adventure in Tandem […]

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Three Guys wandering around Italy from Florence to Rome on Bike Friday folding bikes…

Three sixty-something guys went cycling for eight days through Italy, more or less Florence to Rome. The trip turned out to be much more of an athletic event than expected, with some of the steepest hills I have ever cycled. Also, I had heard that Tuscany was over-touristed.  Could we, on bicycles, discover the real […]

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Traveling with your Electric Assist E-Bike

Things to consider about traveling with your E-Bike Friday Why travel taking along an electric assist Bike Friday? It opens up amazing travel route options It can be argued that the best way to arrive is by bike. Certainly, a great way to meet wonderful people everywhere in a low key way. Mountains and long […]

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Traveling with an Electric Bike

Tips on traveling with an e-assist Bike Friday -By Alan Scholz (Bike Friday designer and co-founder) From the Joy of Cycling on Sunshine Series part 3   It can be argued that the best way to arrive is by bike. Certainly, a great way to meet wonderful people everywhere in a low key way that […]

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The perfect folding road bike using SRAM Red Etap!

A True Dream Bike A rare beauty that combines cutting edge shifting technology on a custom built, high performance, road bike frame that can fold and pack for travel! Have you ever wondered what the perfect traveling road bike is? Well in case you were wondering, it’s a Bike Friday folding bike outfitted with SRAM […]

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Running an Ebike on Solar Energy: The Sheddy Kilowatt Story

Five minutes after I installed a solar panel on the roof of my bike shed it began to rain. Since this was April in Oregon, the rain was not an unusual or unforeseen event and in fact, the next five days were rainy and mostly cloudy. But even on those damp days, my solar system […]

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Riding on Sunshine Part: 2

The Joy of Riding on Sunshine  Perspective – NASA,1964, Pop Tunes, Human Scale & Dreams come true.   #2 in series. In the first article I wrote of the confusion about electric bikes, how I felt we had been right – but very wrong, about cycling’s ‘sweet spot’, & Joy.  Here I continue my sense […]

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Joys of Ridding on Sunshine

  All you need to know about electric assist & the Cyclist.(but you will want to know more!) #1 in series.   “In the first article I dispel the confusion about electric assist, explain why as cyclists we were right – but very wrong, tell you about cycling’s sweet spot, talk about Joy & whet […]

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