Author: Susan

Give the gift of a bicycle.

You have an unused kids/youth bike sitting in your garage looking for a new rider?   Please help the Spandads Bike Club collect and refurbish used bicycles to give to children and families in need over the holidays!   Here is how it works:  …

Mark Your Calendar!

Our mission is to serve you and your bike better. It’s a continuous effort to raise the bar and provide you with ever improving choices in products and services.   Your choosing Oak Bay Bikes to help you get the most out of your cycling…

MONDAY, OCT 15th – INDOOR CYCLING SEASON KICK-OFF

If you want to see better fitness and training results for next season, now is the time to start building. Our progressive training program will focus on building your strength, endurance and efficiency as a rider.   THIS IS NOT A SPIN CLASS - IT IS AN INDOOR CYCLING SESSION.  ...

It’s that time of the year .. again.

Shorter days, darker commutes. Time to start thinking about lighting. However, lets not just think about lighting only when it’s dark outside, as 80% of bicycle related accidents happen during the day.   When daytime running lights were introduced to automobiles, accidents were reduced by...

Island [e-]Hopping

When not riding bikes or planning all kinds of adventures, Susan takes care of Oak Bay Bicycles’ marketing and event coordination and has been riding all sorts of bicycles ever since she was three years old. Over the course of the summer, Susan and her partner, Gilles, explored all of...

Victoria to San Francisco by Bike: A Photo Diary

Madeline and Maxim, one of the Victoria Wheeler's Racers, just got back from a bike trip where they rode from Victoria, B.C. to San Francisco, CA., camping along the way. This was only their second time doing an overnight trip by bike, the first being...