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How to Register for Cycling Events on Thai MTB Website

There are many great cycling events happening throughout Thailand. Many of them are organized by individuals and groups who have only recently turned to the new online registration service offered on a website known as Thai MTB. ThaiMTB.com is arguably the largest, and longest running, cycling website in Thailand. In addition to a massive sales […]

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Bicycle Path at Bangkok Airport Rail Link Makkasan Station

If you have ever traveled on Bangkok’s Airport Rail Link, which connects (at Phaya Thai station) the city’s elevated train system (BTS) with Suvarnabhumi International Airport, then you may have wondered what cycling opportunities lay beneath the train’s elevated tracks and station platforms. Likewise, if you attended any of the A DAY Bike Fest events held […]

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Bicycle Parking at Siam Discovery in Bangkok

It has been great to see the concerted response by Bangkok shopping centers to the addition of bicycle parking areas at Seacon Bangkae and Central World shopping malls in Bangkok. The most recent response has been from the Siam Discovery shopping mall in Bangkok’s Pathum Wan district. Siam Discovery is just one of Bangkok’s many shopping […]

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4 Kilometer Cycle Path in Central Sisaket

Check out this beautiful cycling and running path around the Chaloem Phrakiat Park in Sisaket. The path is 4 kilometers long and is quite popular with cyclists, runners, and walkers during early morning and evening hours. Several provincial capitals in Thailand have parks that could easily incorporate a path like this, effectively encouraging cycling in […]

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Bicycle Parking at Seacon Bangkae in Bangkok

There seems to be a trend in Bangkok that has malls playing host to ‘bicycle markets’ where bike shops, brand distributors, and even individuals rent a booth or floorspace and hawk their cycling-related wares to the city’s seemingly endless drove of shoppers. One of the nice side effects of these markets is the noticeable increase […]

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Bicycle Parking at Central World in Bangkok

There has been quite a bit of buzz on social media about the newly finished bicycle parking area at Central World shopping mall in Bangkok. A similar project was launched at Fortune Town shopping mall some time ago and was almost immediatley plagued by complaints from users when a parking fee was introduced and motorbikes […]

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Test Ride on Suvarnabhumi Airport’s ‘Sky Lane’ Cycling Path

On December 22, the SCB and the Airport Authority (AOT) invited media personnel and VIP individuals to test ride the new ‘Sky Lane’ cycling path at Suvarnabhumi Airport. Sky Lane cycling path officially opens to the public on December 26, 2015 I enjoyed the test ride and wanted to share what I found, and what […]

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Airport cycling “Sky Lane” to open before end of 2015

Latest report about the opening date for Suvarnabhumi Airport’s cycling “Sky Lane” is that it should be open in 3 weeks. So, perhaps we’ll be riding on the new 23.5km “Sky Lane” or the separate Training Track by mid November. We said farewell to the old green cycling path around Bangkok’s airport back at the […]

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Beat the Thailand Heat – 5 Tips to help you commit to an early morning ride

Thailand is hot. And, one of the ways locals get their cycling in is by doing it in the wee hours of the morning and also in the evening, before the Sun has come up and after it has gone down. Of course in the morning you’ll experience sunrise while you are out on your […]

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Peppermint Bike Park

Peppermint Bike Park will officially open 1 May 2015. (April 30th update: Opening rescheduled to May 9, 2015). The opening has been long anticipated since the construction announcement nearly two years ago by Khun Suwanna Eiampikul, who is the Sales & Marketing Director of Bertram Chemical (makers of Peppermint Field gels and balms) and a cycling […]

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Bangkok Airways Launches Bike On Board Campaign

Bangkok Airways Launches “Bike On Board” Campaign Bangkok Airways now offers Free Bike Loading on All Routes to Promote Ecotourism. Yesterday, Bangkok Airways kicked off its “Bike On Board” campaign to offer free bicycle loading apart from personal baggage. The 1st phase of the airline’s new service commenced on 15 October 2014 and will end […]

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How to Ride Your Bike to Work

I love riding my bicycle to work. In the past, I have actually chosen where to live based on the distance and time that it would take me to ride my bike to work. I find that riding my bike to and from work gives me the perfect combination of physical exercise and mental relaxation […]

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How to Watch Tour de France in Thailand

Next month is July and that means the biggest bike race in professional road racing, the Tour de France, is going to be captivating the world’s largest group of spectators for a full three weeks. Dare I say that World Cup fever will be eclipsed by the 2014 Tour de France? I dare. The entire […]

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