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Is it bye bye bike share?

Dockless bike share in Australia, as we know it, is dead. Over the last few months, those rascally two wheeled disruptors of urban transport, fed by billions of dollars in overseas venture capital, have now retreated from the many countries…

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Decade decline in children’s bike sales points to crisis of physical inactivity

August 31, 2017

The Australian Cycling Promotion Foundation has released some very concerning data relating to the national sales of children’s bicycles. Sales of children’s bicycles have hit a new low leading to concerns that Australian children are not active enough to ensure…

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Australian Walking & Cycling Conference

The 2017 Australian Walking and Cycling Conference is over for another year and Bike SA’s Gold Sponsor support of the event was again justified thanks to some standout thinking from participants. With the theme ‘low tech movement in a high…

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Velo City 2017

Christian HaagChristian Haag is the CEO of Bicycle SA and while he doesn’t wear lycra – he does ride a Mountain Bike.More Posts – Website

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Electric Revolution – Why eBikes are the way of the future

  Bike SA’s CEO Christian Haag talks about the eBike revolution and how it could be good news for the South Australian economy.  They call it “the E-Bike smile”. It’s that look you get when you turn your first pedal…

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‘Turn Left On Red’ – What Would It Mean For Cyclists?

Bike SA’s CEO Christian Haag examines at the recent proposal from the State Liberal Party to allowing motorists to turn left at red lights.  If you’ve read today’s copy of The Advertiser, you would probably notice that Shadow Transport Minister David…

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“Headache or Opportunity” – Becoming A Smart City

February 2, 2017

Bike SA CEO, Christian Haag, looks at how Adelaide’s efforts to be a “Smart City” should reap rewards.  Christian HaagChristian Haag is the CEO of Bicycle SA and while he doesn’t wear lycra – he does ride a Mountain Bike.More…

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Finally, Frome for Eternity

$12 million has been pledged to turn Adelaide into a cycling capital. Bike SA CEO, Christian Haag, looks at what this means for South Australia and its capital city.  Christian HaagChristian Haag is the CEO of Bicycle SA and while…

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South Australia To Get World Class Mountain Bike Network

Soon, you’ll have a mountain bike network worthy of representing SA on the world stage… To say we’re happy would be an understatement. We’ve had some great news from the latest round of the Office for Recreation and Sport’s (ORS) Community…

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2016-17 State Budget – What’s In It For Cycling?

The Bike SA CEO, Christian Haag, takes a quick look at the 2016/17 state budget and what’s in it for cycling.  Christian HaagChristian Haag is the CEO of Bicycle SA and while he doesn’t wear lycra – he does ride…

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