Tag Archives: Islabikes

Islabikes launches new bike for riders with disproportionate dwarfism

Islabikes has increased its range of step-through adult models with a new bike for riders with disproportionate dwarfism. The new Joni step-through bike, in 20” and 24” wheel sizes, was designed with extensive input from Dwarf Sports Association members and is specifically for those with disproportionate dwarfism who want a …

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Islabikes now back in stock across most of its children’s range

Islabikes are now back in stock across most of its children’s range, the brand has announced. Supply chain disruption impacted Islabikes in a ‘big way’ for the second half of 2021, causing much of its children’s bike range to be out of stock for months. Islabikes now has most of …

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Islabikes launches cargo bike delivery trial in Ludlow

Islabikes and Ludlow 21 Sustainable Transport Group have launched a cargo bike delivery trial to lower Ludlow’s carbon footprint. The initial eighth month trial period is free to local businesses wanting to deliver small goods around town. Matt Baynham, head of sustainability at Islabikes, said: “With more home deliveries than …

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Islabikes adds Rothan 14 balance bike to range

Children’s bike brand Islabikes has added the Rothan 14 balance bike to its range. The new 14in wheeled balance bike fits children from approximately three years old and is ‘perfect’ for mastering two-wheel balance ready for their first pedal bike, said the brand. It shares all the Islabikes design details …

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Isla Rowntree steps back from Islabikes after 15 years

Isla Rowntree has stepped back from her role at the head of Islabikes, the Ludlow-based company she launched in 2006. Rowntree’s first employee Tim Goodall has taken over as managing director and will shortly become the majority owner of Islabikes, with Rowntree retaining the remaining shares. Rowntree and Goodall first …

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Cycling industry unites to launch new campaign

Leading voices from the cycle industry have joined forces to show that #BikeIsBest in a new multi-format campaign. In the UK, two thirds (68%) of all journeys are under five miles, a distance that can be easily cycled by most people. Believing that #BikeIsBest, many of the cycling industry’s biggest …

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Industry leaders collaborate to show UK that #BikeIsBest

Cycling brands, retailers and organisations are launching a new joint campaign to show the UK public that #BikeIsBest and inspire a new demographic to take up cycling. At the heart of the campaign is a film, designed to promote behaviour change and question why we would return to our transport …

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