Category Archives: Touring

Sam Hussain and His Speedy Reach GT

The Reach GT is the fastest packable Mini Velo in the market. It is built like a road bike, with a similar geometry and riding position. Being a packable bike, the Reach GT can be packed to a compact size in less than three minutes. This helps to make the bike more space efficient as […]

The Limited Edition Birdy P40 versus Birdy Gen3 Models

This year marks a significant milestone in Pacific Cycles performance folding bicycle manufacturing legacy. In celebration of their 40th anniversary, Pacific Cycles is challenging their limits by manufacturing the limited edition Birdy P40. They embarked on this journey to showcase their engineering prowess and skills which are honed over decades of innovative bike building. With […]

Birdy Rohloff: How Uncle Steven Reignited His Passion For Cycling

The Birdy Rohloff is the King of all performance foldable Birdy bicycles. Featuring a 14-speed internal gear hub, which requires little to no maintenance, it guarantees long working life even under the harshest conditions. It is known for its wide overall gear range and powerful TRP Spyre Road Disc Brakes, allowing cyclists to achieve the […]

Top 5 cycling routes in Singapore for the Birdy bikes

Singapore is often called the “Little Red Dot” due to our small size, and many assume that we lack many routes to cycle and exercise on. However, here at Mighty Velo, we beg to differ. We are Singapore’s premier folding bike shop, and we’ve been selling performance foldable bicycles for the past 16 years. Through […]

Birdy GT or Birdy R20: Which is The Better Folding Bike?

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have rekindled their interest in cycling. Alongside this growing interest, people are also becoming increasingly fond of folding bicycles. Here at Mighty Velo, we carry a wide range of performance foldable bikes. Through the interactions with our customers, we constantly receive interesting questions. One of the […]

Developments of the Cycling Infrastructure in Singapore

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, more people have begun to exercise outdoors and have started to pick up cycling as a leisure hobby. As this cycling trend progresses, the cycling infrastructure has improved significantly to handle the higher traffic on park connectors and roads. Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Mr Heng Swee Keat announced […]

Aluminium Birdy Bike Frame versus Steel Bike Frame

With a sharp rise in demand for bicycles ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, more people have been looking to buy a folding bike. There are many factors to consider when it comes to buying a new foldable bicycle. One of the vital buying factors will be the frame material of which the bike is made […]

Your Exceptional Long-Distance Birdy Foldable Bikes!

As an avid cyclist myself, I cycle frequently during my free time. Recently, I had the opportunity to test ride two Birdy bikes renowned for long-distance riding at Mighty Velo – the 14-speed Birdy Rohloff and 24-speed Birdy TouringPLUS. I was intrigued by the 17 Birdy frame colours that they carry at their experience store […]

Building Birdy Bikes from Scratch

My name is Chuan Jun, currently, a business student from Ngee Ann Polytechnic, interning at Mighty Velo. Despite being a two-weeks old intern, I was given an opportunity to build two Birdy performance foldable bikes. The two bikes I built from scratch are the Birdy TouringPLUS and Birdy New Classic. While building these two bikes, […]

How to build a Birdy New Classic and Birdy GT from scratch

My name is Miguel, a business student from Ngee Ann Polytechnic currently interning at Mighty Velo, the folding bike specialist in Singapore. Manufactured by Pacific Cycles, Birdy Bicycles are renowned for being the first performance folding bicycles with full suspension. Alongside seven interns, we got the opportunity to build two popular folding bikes models – […]