Designing in 12 Dimensions

Welcome to the ‘Designing in 12 Dimensions’ blog. It is about cycling, cyclists, and thoughts motivated by 50 years of cycling and meeting cyclists of all stripes. Its focus is also on designing new bikes & new systems at Bike Friday. Written with a makers & pantologist’s perspective, and as an introvert with the bicycle […]

Family Travel with the Haul-A-Day and a pakiT. Yes dreams do come true!

Traveling for the first time with bikes in tow, if I am being honest, is scary…beyond scary.  First I was scared to death that I would have a million issues that I would not easily be able to fix, either due to inexperience or having my whole toolkit among other things.  I had never folded […]

Designing in 12 Dimensions by Alan Scholz

Welcome to the ‘Designing in 12 Dimensions’ blog series By Alan Scholz : Designer and Co-founder of Bike Friday, Burley Design Edited by Hanna Scholz : Bike Friday President and daughter I have written this series about cycling, cyclists, and thoughts motivated by my 50 years of cycling and meeting cyclists of all stripes. I […]

Register your Bike Friday

Your New Bike Friday comes with a Limited 10 Year Warranty. Jump to the warranty registration form You should have a sticker like this on your new Bike Friday with a hand written Frame number. The “serial number” and “frame number” are the same thing. The number on the sticker should match the number on […]


Connect and ride with Bike Friday cyclists around the world!   There are a number of great ways to get involved in the Bike Friday Community, whether it’s just down the street or it’s Down Under. Facebook Groups The number one way to connect with Bike Friday owners across the globe is through the various Bike Friday Facebook […]

Hardly Extinct

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part of an on-going series on the individuals who make Bike Friday what it is: A collection of unique cycling enthusiasts spreading the word in interesting manners.] By RAZ Everyone has a story, but if you wander around the Bike Friday Factory you might be amazed at some of the tales […]

Reach for the Summit

BY RAZ A bicycle belongs on a pedestal as much as your backside belongs on a sofa. It might seem like a good idea, but it’s against its nature. I’ve thought about that a lot as I’d stroll past our Super Pro sitting in our Factory Showroom in Eugene. Don’t get me wrong. It looks […]