Respoke cycles was born during the early statges of the 2020 global pandemic. An experienced bike mechanic, Colin had some extra time on his hands and began providing safety inspections, bike servicing and repair for members of the local community. From fixing a flat tire, adjusting brakes and gears, and the replacement of non-functioning parts, he has worked on bikes of all shapes and sizes.
An avid cyclsit, Colin has been fortunate enough to explore parts of Australia, Canada and the USA by bike. The photo above, at the Kootenay Valley Viewpoint, overlooks the Kootenay National Park and Canadian Rockies. Showcasing some of the worlds natural beauty, the photo was taken in August 2008 on a self-supported cycle solo tour from Vancouver, BC, to Banff, Alberta.
Colin has more than a decade of bicycle maintenance experience, and draws on tertiary qualifications and professional expereince as an engineer.