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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 […]

Adrian and his story with the Birdy R20

  Meet Adrian, a Regional Marketing Director at an EduTech Company. He has been passionately cycling for 15 years. What drives him is his love for exploring different places for good food and an outlet to wind down from work. His first foldable bike was a gift from his wife three years ago. Since then, […]

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 […]

The Limited Edition Birdy P40

In November 2020, Pacific Cycles unveiled the Limited Edition Birdy P40 to commemorate its 40 years of precise craftsmanship and bike manufacturing. This is not a Generation 4 frame but a stand-alone design specially made for their 40th anniversary. The Birdy P40 is a limited edition bike and there are only 1000 units of this […]

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 […]

Cycling landscape in Singapore after the expansion of PCN

Reach GT Packable Road Bike by Pacific Cycles in Taiwan

The Covid-19 pandemic has certainly got more Singaporeans into cycling. Now that everyone has more time to spare while working from home (WFH), a foldable bike becomes an obvious choice for a leisure activity. It is convenient to keep at home, for daily commutes and PCN riding. A foldable bike folds and unfolds within seconds. […]

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 – […]

Birdy Folding Bikes: What makes each special

The Birdy bikes are German designed, and Taiwan made folding bicycles. Out of all the folding bikes in the market, they are one of few with front and rear suspension. Their single welded aluminium frame makes them lightweight but sturdier than other brands. Each is capable of giving high performance. And all models can be […]

Mid-range Foldable Bicycles: The best in Singapore

Covid-19 has hit Singaporeans hard. According to the advance estimates by the Ministry of Trades and Industry (MTI), our economy has shrunk by 12.6 percent. Many are keen to stay fit and keep clear of the infection. A lot of commuters around the world have turned to bicycles to get around. Foldable bicycles, in particular, […]