Stage 1 of the Ronde Van Quarantine is here - Bee Line Hill. At a distance of .92 miles, the bee line hill climb is our ‘Alpe d’Huez’ in Holland....so why not start off with all 96 feet of elevation? This stage is brought to you by the incredible people at @peopleitusa @knotspotpretzel and @ourbrewingco Stage 1 will run from April 6-April 12 at midnight. Join the challenge at any time! More info in our profile link. #ridesolo
Not that we don’t love all of you, but this month we want to see your rides looking like this. Show us how far away you can stay from other people this April!
The Ronde Van Quarantine 4-week solo bike challenge to benefit @communityactionhouse starts this coming Monday! Open to everyone! More information can be found in our profile link. #ridesolosavelives #ridesolo #stravachallenge #westmichigan @discoverholland @cityofholland @strava @teamvelocitycycles @communityactionhouse Thanks @kolotc for the inspiration!! 🙌
Back to the singletrack this week! Can you name this trail?
In lieu of a lame April Fool’s joke, today we’re bringing you this Velo Kid who is here to help you get through the week. Because we think that’s about 1000 times better. 👍 Go get ‘em everybody!
The word is out! Today is a great day to go ride your bike into a headwind. Good luck out there.
We have been receiving e-mails and voicemails asking about purchasing maintenance items, tools, and food/supplements. We are happy we are able to drop ship items directly to you from our supplier to help keep you rolling during this time of closure for us. • There are 3 ways of doing this: ➡️Order online at www.velo-citycycles.com ➡️E-mail us what you’re looking for at
➡️Or call us at 616-355-2000 and leave a voicemail and we’ll get back to you ASAP. • Stay safe, stay healthy, and get outside! -Your friends at Velo City Cycles
Few things in mountain biking are more iconic than two track and power lines. They provide great opportunities to reach for some food or water, throw down a passing move, or in this case snap a photo. Who knows where this stretch of two track can be found?
In other news, the sun came up this morning. And it’ll rise tomorrow morning too.
In accordance with Governor Whitmer’s order, Velo City Cycles is temporarily closed starting Tuesday, March 24, 2020. If you need assistance or have bicycle questions (big or small) during this time, please reach out! Call us at 616-355-2000, email us at
or Facebook Message us and we will do our best to help you. • Executive Order 2020-21 states, 'Workers at bicycle repair shops can be designated as critical infrastructure workers only if they provide maintenance for bicycles that other critical infrastructure workers use to get to their jobs.' If this is you, please contact us if you have any bicycle needs during the next 3 weeks! • You can continue to support Velo City Cycles and our incredible employees by making online purchases (https://www.velo-citycycles.com). We would also appreciate a Google review or Facebook recommendation. • We are so thankful for the Holland cycling community. We hope to see lots of photos of you riding over the next few weeks…family rides, solo rides and indoor trainer rides. Tag us @velocitycycles! (Facebook & Instagram) • Our hope is that someday Michigan will see bikes as essential transportation and not just recreational. Huge thanks to the @mibicyclists for their efforts in Lansing! Stay safe, stay healthy, and get outside! -Your friends at Velo City Cycles