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5 Bike Safety Tips that you Need to Know

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5 Bike Safety Tips That you Need to Know

Cycling is a fantastic sport that is available to almost everyone. Increasingly, Brisbane roads are becoming better suited to cycling, and more bike paths are emerging across the city each year. Better driver education is also contributing to a safer riding environment for everyone. However, as a cyclist, it is important that you look out for your safety too. There are some things you can do to secure your own safety when you hit the road. To help you out, we have compiled a list of the five most important bike safety tips.

Old Hendren Race Bike comes Home to Hoffy Cycles :-)

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A customer who owned this Gem walked into the Iconic Hoffy Cycles and asked if the shop would like it. It came in as a frame and a bag of old parts , we are happy to say that with a bit of a in house resto effort, the old beast looks awesome again!  It will be hanging up on the wall soon # great history # a beautiful old thing

7 Expert Tips on Choosing a Mountain Bike

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Expert Tips on Choosing a Mountain Bike

Mountain biking is a fantastic hobby and a great way to get fit and see the natural environment around you. When it comes to the more extreme trails, however, you are going to need a bike that is up to the challenge. This means that making the right selection is paramount. The bike you choose should be well suited to the type of riding you most enjoy. To help you make the best choice, the experts at Hoffy Cycles have compiled a list of seven tips for choosing a mountain bike.

Tips For Choosing the Right Bike Frame Material

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Tips For Choosing the Right Bike Frame Material

Choosing a bike can be difficult without a great deal of experience. There are a lot of things to consider when you make your selection. That is why we have compiled a brief guide with tips on how to choose the right bike frame material. Of course, this is no substitute for the advice of your local cycling expert. It is always a good idea to ask for advice from the bike shop when you are looking to purchase a new bike. With this in mind, however, we have listed a few tips below.

5 Hidden Brisbane Bike Trails That You Need To See Today!

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5 Hidden Brisbane Bike Trails That You Need to See Today!

Brisbane is home to some of Queensland’s most diverse and historical scenery. The area seamlessly combines natural beauty with enduring remnants of our interesting past. Increasingly, Brisbane residents are turning to cycling as a means of seeing what this fantastic area has to offer. Cycling is a great hobby for everyone. People of varying ages, fitness levels and interests can all enjoy the many benefits of going for a ride. Not only will you get fit, but you will also see things throughout this great city that simply cannot be seen from a car. Hoffy Cycles share with you below 5 hidden Brisbane bike trails that you need to explore!

7 Amazing Health Benefits of Cycling

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7 Amazing Health Benefits of Cycling

Would you like to save money on transport costs, while getting fit and enjoying yourself? Why not consider cycling? Cycling is a sport that engages more Australians than perhaps any other. Increasingly, Australians are hanging up the car keys and donning a bike helmet instead. There are many reasons for this, including traffic, a reduced carbon footprint and even pure enjoyment.

Merry Christmas

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From all  of us at Hoffy Cycles , we wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New Year :-)

5 Must Have Bike Accessories

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5 Must Have Bike Accessories

When you think of accessory sports, cycling is not always at the top of the list. For many, it probably seems like all you need is a bike and to an extent this is true. With a bike alone, you can enjoy the best of what this fantastic sport has to offer, however for your safety and the safety of those around you, there are some bike accessories that you simply must have.

Why Professional Bicycle Repair and Maintenance is Important

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Why Professional Bicycle Repair and Maintenance is Important

Brisbane is a fantastic city for cycling. Whether you like a relaxing ride on a Sunday afternoon, or you ride to work every more, Brisbane is sure to have a bike path for you. With frequent use however, it is possible for your bike to sustain damage, or even just daily wear and tear. Gradual deterioration to a certain extent is perfectly normal and it does not mean that your bike is of a low standard of quality. It does mean that you must take care to maintain your bike to a high standard, so that you get the most out of your purchase.

Buying your first bicycle? Read this first

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What you Need To Know When Buying Your First Bicycle

Bicycles are a fantastic addition to any household and they offer a number of different advantages including transport, exercise and, of course, fun. When buying your first bicycle, it is always advisable to opt for a quality model that is capable of offering your great performance, durability and looks. Sometimes, choosing the perfect bike might mean forking out a little bit extra in terms of your initial costs, however the benefits will be far greater in the long term. Because a bike is a bit of an investment in this respect, it is paramount that you do not settle for anything less that a bike that suits your perfectly. When choosing, there are a number of practical things that you need to take into account, although it is also important to remember that it is a matter of preference at the end of the day and there is no point buying a bike that sounds good on paper, but does not appeal to your own personal style.