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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...

QUICK & DIRTY

Oak Bay Bikes staff member and Victoria Wheeler Nick Monette had a hard time waiting until the new Norco Search XR Force was out of the box.. Boom, here he goes:   “.. the all new Norco Search XR – a pretty pimpin’ bike with…

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 (gloomy) day and night long...