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Lead Mechanic Position – velofix Lakeshore Beaches

Lead Mechanic – velofix Toronto Lakeshore-Beaches We are looking for a Lead Mechanic for our Mobile Bike Repair Service operating out of Lakeshore Beaches in Toronto. This job entails working front line with customers on a regular basis. Responsibilities include:  · Ensuring clients receive excellent service and advice when servicing their bicycles, including selecting appropriate parts, accessories, and level of service to meet their needs.· Assembling, maintaining and repairing a wide range of bikes, from family bikes to the world’s best.· Answering phone inquiries as required. Requirements for this role: · 1-2 years’ experience in bike assembly, repair and maintenance in a bike shop · Experience working with a variety of bikes i.e. kids bikes, mountain bikes, road bikes, hybrid bikes, etc. Read More

Summer Riding Ideas w/ Denise Ramsden

We caught up with Denise Ramsden, velofix Ambassador and Olympic Athlete, to find out what she’s doing on her bike this summer. Read all about her ideas for having fun out there whether you’re a roadie or mountain biker, this list is for everyone! —- Summer is finally here! While riding is fun year-round (except sometimes in the Vancouver winter rain), I always am reminded of how much I love riding on sunny summer days. Who wouldn’t want to get out and ride a bike on a day like this? The past ten years I’ve spent each summer completely focused on racing and performance. This summer I’m trying to find every possible way to have fun on the bike. While that still includes racing, but I’m… Read More

velofix Announces 50th Franchise Sold

North America’s largest fleet of Mobile Bike Shops cements leadership position. (June 7th, 2016) velofix has announced that the company has moved past the threshold of 50 franchises sold last month with the sale of multiple franchises in Southern Florida. Launched in 2012, velofix provides premium service and last-mile sales and delivery of mountain, road, triathlon, commuter, and electric bicycles and accessories. velofix works with a range of leading brands including Shimano, SRAM, Continental Tire, Stages Power Meters, Zipp and others. By the end of 2016, velofix plans to have 100 franchises sold. “We’ve always believed that consumers would choose convenience and the highest level of customer service,” said velofix co-founder Chris Guillemet. “With over 55 franchises now sold, it is… Read More

Sea Otter 2016 Recap

What a great time and a busy 4 days! We met a lot of great people and businesses doing amazing things in the industry. Here’s a recap of our time spent at beautiful Laguna Seca: Cody Compau “My favorite part of Sea Otter was having everyone from the industry represented in one place and getting the chance to connect with them. Having velofix vans there to support the riders and seeing how genuinely happy they were by our premium service was icing on the cake.”  Adam Kourakis “My favorite part about Sea Otter was seeing people’s first reaction to the velofix van. It’s something you have to… Read More

Ultimate PRO Bike Makeover

Win the Ultimate PRO Bike Makeover valued at $5,000! The makeover includes parts and accessories from Stages, Garmin, Ryders, RaceFace, Continental, Lizard Skins, Castelli, K-Edge, FOX, ZIPP, Look, Lezyne, FSA and Fi’zi:k. *Winner choose a makeover for Road or Mountain Bike. *Winner must be located in North America. *No purchase necessary. *velofix service package portion of prize must be redeemed in a territory where we currently operate. Contest ends April 30, 2016 Visit Ultimate PRO Bike Makeover to enter!… Read More