A Tour of Tokyo's Newest Bicycle Lanes

New bicycle lanes are appearing all over Tokyo, and thats great even if the lanes aren't so great themselves! We cycled as many as we could and here are our observations.

Fitness isn't a goal, it's a side effect

If you or a friend are cycling to get fit and not enjoying it then cycle to the shops instead. Before you know it you'll be fit, car free and better off financially.

How to Turn Your Old Mountain Bike Into a Tidy Commuter

Need a new commuter bike? Maybe not, because with a few cheap and easy modifications you can convert your mountain bike into a lighter faster commuter bicycle. Here's how ...

Japan's National Bicycle Commuting Ban

Strict government regulations and inflexible insurance rules effectively force companies in Japan to ban their employees from cycling to work. It's time for a change.

Cycling at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games

We're excited that Tokyo is hosting the 2020 Olympic Games! Read on to learn what we know of the cycling events and facilities planned for Tokyo.

Cycling My Fuji and Fuji's Five Lakes

Climbing Mt Fuji by bicycle is a ride you have to put on your bucket list. The Pro's do it every year at the Tour of Japan, but us mortals can do it anytime we like.

October 22, 2010

Cycle Mode International Tokyo, November 5, 6, 7

Cycle Mode International 2010 is the largest sports bike exhibit and test-ride event in Japan, where new 2011 models of sports bikes, frames, parts, and bicycle wear are introduced and attendees can test-ride the newest model bicycles. The best part of the show is that you can test-ride and compare all the bikes - road bikes, cross bikes, mountain bikes, motor-assisted sports bikes, and the popular single-speed bikes -- brought together for this exhibit. Attendees can test-ride the bike of their choice, in a fun, comfortable atmosphere.

A large variety of dress-up and tune-up parts is part of the fun, too. The exhibit also includes casual wear for city cycling and cycling jerseys. Information on a number of related events is available.
Everybody will discover something new about cycling.

The event will be held at Makuhari Messe on November 5, 6, and 7.  Entry is Y1000 if purchased in advance, or Y1,200 on the day.  For more information visit the event homepage.