Row, Row, Row Your…Bike?

Our bikes are well known for their quality ride, folding capabilities, but most of all their versatility. However, every once in a while a customer comes to us because they need their bike to fill a specific purpose. Brian D. is one of those types of customers. Brian called us last fall after his bike […]

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Traveling Around The World With A Bike Friday: Part One

China, Thailand & Bali: What to do, where to ride how to fly Words and photos by Emily Farthing When I got to the ticket counter in Shanghai at PVG (there are two airports in Shanghai- important travel tip) they weighed my Samsonite case, bike neatly packed inside, and said it would be 1,494 yuan, […]

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Bike Friday Sponsored Electric Vehicle Hits The Track!

Recently we were presented with an opportunity to sponsor a group of local high school students who build and race electrically powered vehicles as an extra curricular activity. These students, who attend Willamette High School in Eugene, were familiar with Bike Friday in part because one of our bike builders, Mike C., had participated in […]

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7 Great West Coast Bike Rides!

Bike Friday Staff Give Thumbs up for these Great West Coast Rides Looking for a great ride to test out your Bike Friday this summer? Here’s a collection of rides that our staff can personally attest to! Plus, these rides aren’t too far from the Bike Friday factory in case you want to stop in […]

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One Less Car Made Possible By Haul-a-day!

Have you considered reducing your carbon footprint by trading in one of your households cars and committing to cycling in its place? If so, you’re not alone! Abigail M. and her family recently decided to follow through with that idea and purchased a Haul-A-Day powered with a Mid-Drive Electric Assist and since that purchase they […]

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Commute to the Cranbourne Gardens

  My wife Lisa and I did the ‘seachange’ thing a few months ago, having moved from Ashwood in the SE ‘burbs of Melbourne to the Bayside suburb of Bonbeach.  The house we were looking for had to meet a number of key functional criteria including open plan, layout, proximity to the beach, number of […]

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A Bike Friday Introduction: Trial By Travel

Hello, my name is Jac Thomas, and I am the new Bike Friday Community Manager! You may have interacted with me already and not even realize it, as I run all of the Bike Friday social media accounts, as well as helping with other kinds of tasks where Bike Friday communicates with our customers and […]

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Holiday In Hokkaido

I have done some solo bike tours with my Bike Friday Tikit and taken it to some unique trips like Taiwan, Tasmania, & Iceland. These trips have made me realized how a high performing folding bicycle can be so liberating and allow me the freedom to enjoy the wonders of creation. I am thankful to […]

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Keep the River to Your Right: 3 Historic Waterways in 3 Weeks

If you are a regular reader on this site, you may recall I’ve written about my discovery of the lost art of canal biking in my home city of London, and followed it up by riding across southwest France on the canal from the Mediterranean to the Atlantic. Here in the Pacific Northwest, there are […]

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Hungary for the pakiT

After cutting his teeth on the pakiT in NYC, Newton D. couldn’t resist taking his new bike to Europe Newton wasn’t the very first pakiT owner, but he sure is the most excited, “I love the pakiT, it’s my Lamborghini! It’s so lightweight, this thing can really move.” Newton was so eager to get his […]

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