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 Riding 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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I didn’t need or want an e-bike, but now I’m glad I’ve got one!

While e-bikes have been a growing part of the bicycle business for several years, I’d always figured I didn’t need one and frankly, I didn’t want one. For decades I’ve managed to get around just fine on a bike where I’m the only motor and I didn’t see any reason to complicate matters. It was […]

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Helpful information from a 79-year-old Grandpa riding his Grand-Toddler on the back…

Here we have a growing list that our friend William Robinson is putting together of modifications he is making to his Bike Friday Haul-a-Day cargo E-Bike. It’s like have an Ikea Bike because it’s so modular. “Love the assist. My 79-year-old knees and other joints value the boost when scampering across an intersection. I weigh […]

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Making the way to Shikoku to do the 88 Temple Pilgrimage by Bike Friday Folding Bike and Suitcase Trailer.

Japan: First Impressions Gordon:  We arrived at Kansai airport around midday yesterday.  This is one of several airports that service Ōsaka, but it is notable for being located on its own island in the sea.  It is connected to the mainland by a five-kilometer causeway with a highway and a rail line, but no apparent […]

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How to buy a bike online from Bike Friday explained:

Order Process Information Page: How to buy a Bike Friday. In the options selection box on each bike page:  Phase 1: Follow all the steps in the drop-down menus. Add to cart Go to cart then follow steps. Fill-out billing and shipping info Place Order Once purchased phase two will start. Phase 2: A Bike […]

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