Ticket 4 Ride

#TICKET4RIDE Use Your Parking Ticket To Get A Discount On Your Next Bike Being the owner of a motor vehicle in Vancouver can be an expensive and even a challenging ordeal.  From the cost of gas and insurance to the frustrations associated with traffic congestion and lack of parking, it can be a trying time […]

Going Electric? Here’s Our eBike Primer

When it comes to making the switch to electric, there are a lot of factors to take into consideration. Needless to say, with the options available to new and experienced ebike riders out there, it’s at least as research-worthy as a bike purchase and probably more so. In this omnibus blog post (which we’ll be […]

eBike Trail Riding

By Melody Chan I recently spent a May long weekend with my friends at Lake Cowichan, BC which is located on Vancouver Island. It was planned ahead of time that we would do some trail riding so I brought my eProdigy electric bike with me. We decided to bike along the Cowichan Valley Trail, a […]

Bike to Work Week Feature Post

By Melody Chan I would be the first to admit that I wouldn’t be a daily Vancouver bike commuter today if I didn’t use an electric bicycle. I’m not ashamed to say that, because it’s true. I learned how to ride a bicycle when I was 7 years old, but growing up, my mom would […]

Season 30, Episode 1: A Reckless Reflection, Part 2

“I thought of that while riding my bike” Albert Einstein (on the theory of relativity)   Dear friends, Last week I shared with you some Reckless reflections on the business that I started 30 years ago this season. Well here’s part II of the post where I get to share a bit more about what […]

Season 30, Episode 1: A Reckless Reflection, Part 1

  Dear Friends, Neighbors, Clients and bike enthusiasts from across our fair city, This year marks a very special one for Reckless Bike Stores, and as the weather turns warm I wanted to welcome you all to join us in the celebration. 30 years ago this season I signed the very first lease on our […]