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VELO POUR FEMME ROUND UP

The 4th annual Velo Pour Femme went down this past Sunday and it was a fantastic turn out. 48 ladies fronted up to take on the 15km course around Melbourne. Leaving from Ponybikes, checkpoints were The Women’s Ride Hub at the Docklands, Riverside Skatepark at Alexandra Gardens, The Melbourne Museum and the Melbourne Zoo. There were places for 1st 2nd and 3rd as well as a time trial format for the Queen of the Streets. This involved riders completing the checkpoints, returning to Ponybikes and then heading out again to... Read the Rest →

 

THE WOMENS RIDE

The Women’s Ride will take place on April 12th in Victoria and is a single day celebration of women’s riding. Unlike other organised rides, the Women’s Ride is not focused around a single ride or single event. It incorporates a variety of riding events from around Victoria. These include recreational group riding, casual social rides as well as different disciplines of racing. The best part of the day is that its all about you! You can take part in an existing ride, or you can set up a ride with... Read the Rest →

 

BRIGHT 24 HOUR

Borne out of a vision that brings mountain biking, the town of Bright and the tracks together to create the perfect 24hr race, the B24 held on October 25-26th, provides the opportunity for all competitors to tailor their weekend, whether it be competitive, sociable, or a little bit of both.   The tracks around Bright in Victoria’s North East are renowned and Bright itself is a well-established tourist destination for the whole family. Bring these elements together in one weekend and you have the B24! The B24 caters for everyone,... Read the Rest →

 

PONY BIKES MOST AWESOME BIKE SALE

We’ve got TOO many secondhand bikes… and as we told you earlier we have a partnership with Bicycles for Humanity and we want to get these babies into peoples lives… SO WE’RE HAVING A SALE!! Because I’m super nice, we’ve extended the sale to our new bikes, frames and stock… Starting now… up to 20% off until 9PM Friday April 18th…. Check our online store… or come past the shop…         Tweet

 
 

COME RIDING AND EAT CAKE

Yep, Pony’s now going to be doing cakes of a weekend. Our mates ’round the corner at Crumbs Organic Bakery are going to be knocking us up a selection of cakes and pastries to go with our coffee on weekends from now on. What this means is that we’re gonna be offering gluten free and vegan baked goods that are actually delicious. Trust us, we’ve been buying ’em for ages. We’re combining this with a regular Sunday shop ride that’s going to kick off this Sunday 2nd of March. We’re... Read the Rest →

 

PUSHY WOMEN SOUTH SPEAKING EVENT

Here are Pony, we love women. We love bikes too, which is handy, because The Squeaky Wheel’s upcoming Pushy Women South speaking event ties the two together in the most magnificent of manners. The event marks the launch of She Spoke 2014- a three month festival with the sole aim of encouraging more women to get on bikes. The festival encompasses a plethora of events, rides and workshops aiming to get more girls rollin’. The Pushy Women South speaking event is bursting at the seams with 8 of Melb’s funniest... Read the Rest →

 

TREADLIE BIKE HUB

The good people at Treadlie are running the Treadlie Bike Hub this weekend at Birrarung Marr. It’s a three day market, running from tomorrow ’til Sunday (14th-16th of Feb). There’ll be around 30 stalls there, as well as roller racing, Treadlie Speed Dating, Projector Film Night, mini fixies, a swap meet,  free tune ups and trial rides. We reckon it sounds fun, and you should get along! More details are available here. Tweet

 

FOA SHOW’N’SHINE

So the awesome people at Fixed.org are running the show’n’shine again this year… Basically, it’s a bike show.. with really awesome drool worthy bikes provided by you guys.. You can then win heaps of cool swag provided by us… There are several categories and you need to register to enter.. but you should, so we can drool over it… Tweet