Spain to Norway on a bike called Reggie TODAY

Blue Door Bicycles are delighted to be organising an event at Upper Norwood Library to share with Andrew Sykes his experience of cycling across Europe. Who’s who? Meet Andrew: French teacher, writer and long-distance cyclist. Now, meet Reggie, his bike. What did they do? With two European cycling adventures already under his belt, Andrew was ready for a new challenge. Exchanging…...

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Koga Signature

Do you want to spec your dream bike? Koga Signature may be your answer. DESIGN YOUR OWN PERFECT BIKE With KOGA Signature you design your own bike based on your specific needs. You can choose the frame and components, you can even personalise it with your name or text. Choose your own way Within the Signature range you can choose…...

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Puncture repair classes

We will be running puncture repair classes at Blue Door Bicycles on Wednesday 30th November at 6.30 and 7.30pm. Koga bikes are supplied with good tyres - but punctures still happen occasionally. Knowing how you will sort the problem before it happens is a good idea! Our course will cover puncture protection, removing the wheel, fixing a tube etc. Free,…...

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Mudguards – unglamourous but useful!

I was cycling into London when I saw this great advert for mudguards! Mudguards protect your dignity and comfort - they also protect the people riding behind you! Koga Mudguards Many of the Koga bikes come fitted with quality mudguards - especially in the trekking, city, lifestyle and touring ranges. (The Supermetro has bespoke mudguards which are specific to each…...

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Let there be light!

OK, so its the middle of summer - but it is always a good idea to think about bike lighting - being seen is important if you want to stay safe on the road. Koga lights Many Koga Bikes come with lights already fitted - a practical touch for practical bikes. Lights fitted are either good quality dynamo lights using…...

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NEW KOGA BICYCLE BAGS

Koga panniers

We have recently introduced a new range of stylish and high quality KOGA bicycle bags which are the ideal match for your KOGA bike or e-bike.   FEATURES * Sporty, stylish and functional * Waterproof polyester * Easy quick mounting and removal * Large main compartment with two smaller compartments * Reflective stripe and print High quality materials and finishing…...

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Koga Supermetro – locking system

Koga Supermetro Frame lock

The Koga Supermetro is a great bike - one that thieves would like to get their hands on! The Supermetro has a nice option of an AXA lock which not only locks the rear wheel making it impossible to ride off, but by adding a chain, you can lock the bike to an immovable object like a bike rack or railing making it…...

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Mark Beaumont and Koga on BBC

Mark Koga

There are some great picture's of Mark Beaumont's Hebridean Way ride earlier in the year. Mark did this ride (and his earlier Cape to Cairo ride) on a Koga bike. Koga Bikes are fantastic bikes for tough rides - as well as for less heavy duties. One nice thing about Koga is the after sales support. If problems do develop…...

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Crystal Palace Triathlon

CP triathlon

Blue Door Bicycles is happy to provide mechanical support for the Crystal Palace Triathlon. Mechanic Joel is on hand to give practical advice and assistance before competitors take part in the race. This was the scene in the transition zone at about 7am on the day of the event. Koga offer some great bikes suitable for taking part in triathlons…...

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Blue Door Bicycles One of the Best!

We were delighted that London Cyclist picked Blue Door Bicycles for its list of Best Bike Shops in South London. The shop has been trading for the best part of a century and we are pleased to continue a tradition of service to cyclists old and new. You can read the London Cyclist Blog here....

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Cycle security

South london bicycles locks

Cycle security is an issue for all bikes - Koga is no exception. Many bike come with built in frame locks which are a useful first line of defence - especially when used with a cable/chain to secure the bike to a fixed object such as a bike stand. Bike thieves don't always take the whole bike and when quick…...

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Tandems – Bicycles made for two!

Tandem Bike Koga London

Tandems have been round for donkeys years - but not like the Koga Twintraveller! The Twintraveller is a smart, fast, foldable touring tandem offering a wide range of riding positions for its users and fantastic features including: full suspension Magura Hydraulic rim brakes front and rear rear disc brake for extra control on long descents 30 gears Quality Tubus racks…...

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DEVERON “EXPAND HORIZONS”

DEVERON “EXPAND HORIZONS”

The Deveron Pinion is a new generation of global tourer made of titanium. It is the first bike of the dutch brand “Van Nicholas” to feature the virtually maintenance-free, sealed Pinion gearbox, and with belt or chain, dedicated V-brake or disc brake versions, along with a host of bosses and mounts, you are free to tailor it to your specific…...

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LONDON GALA NIGHT

Adventure film Festival London

The Adventure Film Festival London Gala Night on Tuesday, 1st Dec 2015 is the ultimate celebration of adventure film with the screening of 3 specially edited AFF film shorts followed by Q&A sessions with the stars from those films. With complimentary drinks beforehand for every ticket holder, it's the biggest and most popular event of the festival so be sure to…...

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