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Simple Royd Handle Bar Rigging Method

Lets be honest, traveling with an unwieldy, bulky and heavy bike box sucks. It is hard to get from the airport to your final destination, and you are reliant on… more

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Simple Royd Handle Bar Rigging Method

Lets be honest, traveling with an unwieldy, bulky and heavy bike box sucks. It is hard to get from the airport to your final destination, and you are reliant on… more


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Packing Light: Rolling Clothes

As you know from previous posts I like to pack light, but more importantly pack with just a carry on bag like our BullPup or Spare Camel. This means I… more


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Riding Away With Royd

1.9kg is a big weight when you are riding a long distance. Have you considered how you are going to deal with your bike bag when you get to your… more


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Airline Surcharges – Avoid being stung

I have increasingly been hearing storiesĀ of people being stung for "excess baggage" charges when travelling with their bike. Thankfully this does not happen here in Australia, but mostly on US… more


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Clean Your Hands

You rode to the airport, unfolded your Royd, securely packed up your bike and are about to check in when you realise that your hands look like you have been… more


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Helmets on a Plane!

Snakes on a plane. Have you seen it? Me neither. Just the title of the movie alone was enough for me to remove it from the "maybe watch if I… more


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Bike Box vs. Bike Bag vs. Hard Case

First time flying with your bike? Know that you need to pack your bike, but not sure what style of packing "container" you should choose given the wide amount of… more


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How To Pack A Valuable Bike

Baggage handlers are Gorillas*. They crush bikes for a living. Not if you pack it right! We know how to pack to reduce your risk of damage to your valuable… more