October is Womens ride Month at Topgear Cycles.

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Come and join Celine and our female store Ambassadors for some fun events this October. Our major brand partner Specialized bikes have had a great campaign to get more women riding called “Healthy Catch Ups” the last few years and we love nothing more than to help promote a healthy lifestyle and encourage everybody to get outdoors and exercise.

So this October we have rides and clinics catered for the female rider of all abilities to come together and be part of our Healthy Catch Ups. These event fill up fast so please email your interest to us as in some cases we will have to have a waiting list. [Our skills course is limited to 15 riders]

Please see below a description of what each event is about and if you have any questions please contact our friendly staff instore or via email or phone 98502996.

October 2016
Event 1 -Topgear Cycles Women Cyclist Pilates Class Monday October 3rd 6.30 pm
Event 2 -Topgear Cycles Women’s Shop ride- October Thursday 6th with Celine and Karina 9;30am
Event 3 – Topgear Cycles Women’s Beginner Mechanic Course – October Thurs 13th 6:30pm
Event 4 -Topgear Cycles Women’s Mountain Bike Mechanic Course – October Thurs 20th 6:30pm
Event 5 -Topgear Cycles Women’s intermediate to advanced MTB Skills session with Jenny King – Oct 23rd Sunday 2pm EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED OUT :]

You need to email us to register your interest in these events, please email and state the event you would like to attend and we will email your confirmation. info@topgearcycles.com


Event #1 Pilates 

Come along for a stretch and a core workout after your weekend of cycling. Be inspired by Celine who has over 20 years of Pilates and fitness training experience in her favorite class. Cost $15 Event is at Topgear Cycles




Event #2 Bike Path Ride

Womens bike path ride 35km, Group ride with Karina Jo and Celine around our beautiful bikepaths. This is a no drop ride all welcome , road , hybrid, mtb bikes ok. Allow 2 1/2 hours, with coffee at Heide Museum at the end of the ride. More details on our website to come. This event is free . We will start and finish at Topgear Cycles.




Event #3 Mechanic Course, The basic’s

Ever wanted to know what to do if your chain comes off mid ride or you struggle to fix a puncture? Want to learn how to maintain your bike so it runs trouble free when your out on your bunch rides, well this course is for you. This is a hands on course which will have you confident to fix those annoying mechanical things that can ruin a ride, see our website for more details and to book your spot. This is a free event. Event at Topgear Cycles  Time :

Thursday at 6:30 PM – 7:45 PM




Event # 4 Mechanic Course for mountain biker’s.

Know the basics but want to learn more about your mountain bike? Suspension set up and maintenance, whats the deal with tubeless tyres, how to change hydro brake pads, gear adjustments then this clinic is for you, if there is something specific you want to learn about your bike bring it along and we will help you out. Free event, Event is at Topgear Cycles


Thursday at 6:30 PM – 7:45 PM



Event #5  Women’s Mountain Bike Skills course. [aimed at the intermediate to advanced rider]   THIS EVENT IS NOW BOOKED OUT! Thanks for the huge response for this we will have to do another one!

This session is aimed at the rider who already has done some mountain biking and can ride single track . This is aimed at the rider who wants to take their riding to a new level. You will learn technique from one of Australia’s best female Mountain Bike riders in Jenny King. Jenny is a 3 time Australian Mountain bike champion and a very successful cycling coach. Jenny had one of her athletes Scott Bowden race both the road and the Mountain Bikes at the recent Rio Olympics! Please email us your interest and what MTB events you have done in the past and what skills you would like to improve on and are you a current MTBA license holder? This session will fill up so please get in early and we will confirm your spot and we will reply shortly there after. Please include what type of racing or riding you have done in the past. Location :Westerfolds Park Templestowe, Cost: Free :]