Re-inventing the Wheel (Meh….not really)
When people ask me about our new branding, company persona and product development I can’t help but think in some ways we are re-inventing the wheel. Bicycle commuting has been around long before 2WG came into the picture and it will stay long after we are gone. We are just making it more fun and…
Aaaandd We’re Back….
Hi there, I know what you’re thinking, “Two Wheel Gear, you haven’t blogged in a while, where have you been?”. Well it’s been a year, so let’s get caught up. In that time, we relaunched the brand, designed and built new products, moved into new offices in Vancouver…and went for a few pretty epic rides…
Feedback from Rick in Northern Vermont
One from Rick… Contact Form Submission: Name: Rick Body: I have used you bag for commuting year-round for 5 years in Northern Vermont and I would still be using it except that it was stolen so I have ordered another. It has stood up remarkably well to cold, snow, salt, slush, sleet etc. It is…
Feedback from Ed in Seattle
We love feedback. We received this email yesterday from Ed in Seattle. We wanted to share his honest thoughts on his Two Wheel Gear bag… Contact Form Submission: Name: Ed Hi. Wanted to send you a couple of comments about your bag. I’ve been using it for over a month and put over 500 miles…
Two Wheel Gear – Roots & Beginnings
Established in 1999, we’ve been around for awhile although you may have never come across us on the street….this is changing! Two Wheel Gear was started by Ken MacLean and Craig Coulombe in 1999. The two were University of Calgary roommates, who both started working downtown Calgary and cycling into the core. The goal was…
Commuter Bicycle Pannier. Carry Your Suit. Carry Everything.
My Daily Gear Packed in my Classic Bike Suit Bag I’ll admit that I am not the lightest packer. I like to be prepared. I take a small pack of roadside maintenance gear so I don’t get stranded. The rest is really necessity for the daily trip. Above is my typical gear pack. My dress…
Classic Bike Suit Bag Reviewed by Commute by Bike
As a fairly young company out to design products specifically for urban cycling, we were excited — and maybe a bit nervous — to have one of the blogosphere’s most respected authority on bike commuting, Commute by Bike, tell us that they’d like to review our bag! Well, after some nail biting and waiting for the verdict to come…
An Urban Commuter’s Daily Trip Items
Dave sent us this picture of his daily trip items. Pack your Two Wheel Gear Bike Suit Bag accordingly!
Urban Bike Commuting, Canada style – Staying Warm
Cold weather is cold weather no matter where you live. On your ride around town it’s important to carry around the right gear for the cycling conditions; this is especially true for winter commuters like our pal David Norris. In the first video of our commuter series, David goes through a few options on wearing the…