Cycling for the rest of us

Cycling for the rest of us

Leah Orosco The Right Hand If you get to spend a lot of time in a bike shop like I do, you will hear a few things over and over from different mouths. Things like: “I am not a serious rider, I only ride X times a week(month/year)”, “I am not very good, I only ride...
Bikepacking the Indian Arm

Bikepacking the Indian Arm

Rob Lester Senior Mechanic Summer is coming and it’s got me thinking about sleeping under the stars, hiking and heading out on long bike rides in the sunshine. Hiking is one of those things that resets the soul and clears your head, it’s great to set off into the...
Republic Awards

Republic Awards

The first ever Republic Awards happened this week and recognized the best of 2017. It was a glamorous ceremony and the swanky-ness levels were off the charts! The event also counted with the presence of some of the awards namesake; Republic’s most faithful and...
SSCXWC Victoria 2015

SSCXWC Victoria 2015

We were so thrilled to have seen so many messages of support from you in our Facebook page and email! We really appreciated that, especially because the reality of the Republic is that we are a bunch of bike geek friends, that get really excited about the events like...