Love cycling? Chances are, you are looking for a reliable, well-stocked bike shop that you can depend on to supply everything you need for your beloved bicycle.
We’ve spoken with bike-lovers in Belconnen – and conducted a bit of our own research – to discover which bike shops in the region deliver a top-quality service. Now, the results are in. The following three businesses provide an extensive range of bikes and bike accessories, as well as trustworthy advice from a passionate, experienced team.
Let’s get started.
What makes a fantastic bike shop?
Not sure what, exactly, you are looking for when comparing bike shops? No worries. Start by keeping an eye out for the following must-have traits:
- Extensive variety of products. Whether you are looking for a top-tier road bike or a BMX for your teenager, the best bike shops offer a wide range of top-quality products.
- Friendly, knowledgeable staff. The staff at your go-to bike shop should be passionate cyclists themselves. They must be able to offer reliable advice, too.
- Additional services. Many cycling stores offer a whole lot more than just bikes. Things like bike servicing and repairs are common, so keep an eye out for stores with a workshop.
- Competitive pricing. No one likes getting ripped off. The best bike shops sell their products for competitive prices, with some even offering a price match guarantee.
Are you looking for anything else in particular? Let us know in the comments below.
The top bike shops in Belconnen according to you
RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 19 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.
To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on RiotACT and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.
The locals have spoken. It’s now time to introduce the top bike shops in Belconnen and surrounding areas.
Since opening their bike shop back in 2005, the dedicated team behind Back Bone BMX have provided an industry-leading collection of bikes, parts, and accessories. Passionate about BMX riding, the staff have created a friendly and welcoming community that aims to spread the joys of cycling far and wide. You can shop online or in-store, making Back Bone BMX a convenient and reliable choice.
Belinda Carriage left a positive review of Back Bone BMX on Google saying, "Friendly staff. Unreal shop. They really know the ins and outs of all BMXing styles. If you want a park bike or race bike go talk with them. Love the clothes range too. Always helpful and easy going."
The team behind Bike Culture in Belconnen are bike-obsessed – it’s what they love more than anything. They know bikes inside and out and can help you get your hands on your dream ride. If your bike is broken or needs servicing, their reputable workshop is a fantastic choice. The bike experts can change a tyre with their eyes closed and love a good challenge. Whatever you need, if it’s got to do with bikes, Bike Culture is a fantastic option.
Onya is one of Canberra’s leading bike shops – and has been since opening its doors back in 1989. Alongside their selection of bikes from leading brands, Onya offers cycling apparel, accessories, and part. Their team love riding as much as you do and always strive to provide the best possible customer service.
Who did you pick?
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