Author: Susan

Norco’s e-mtb: Bike Shop Owner Tested – And Approved.

The Cariboo Chilcotin Coast Region spans across the province from the Pacific Ocean to the Cariboo and Columbia mountains to the east. Craggy peaks and snow-capped mountains accompany vast plateaus and luscious valleys. The landscape seamlessly flows from arid dessert to thick forests and rolling...

Here’s to a Great 2019!

To all our friends, patrons, supporters and partners in the community,   2018 was a banner year for Oak Bay Bikes in virtually every regard and we are grateful for all the folks we’ve had the opportunity to engage with.   We’ve enjoyed pursuing our…

It’s the season…

The days are getting shorter and colder - and wetter. Hello Vancouver Island fall with your frosty mornings, misty and rainy days, and -sometimes- sun-soaked afternoons.   Check your lights. Consider buying daylight running lights. They make you seen all day and night long and...

A RACING JOURNAL

In the summer of 2017 one of the Oak Bay Bikes' staff, Lee, was talking to his co-workers about cross racing (#crossisathing) and everybody told him that he should try it. He thought racing isn't really what he is about. For him, cycling is more about...

X-MAS GIFT IDEAS

And again - oops, Christmas is just around the corner and you have no idea what to put into that crazy roadie's stocking or how to find a useful present for the frugal friend who has a flat every 2 weeks?   Look no further - we've...