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  • Vancouver here we come

    When you’ve worked as an agrochemical research chemist, given it up to cycle the world, taught English in Japan, been a bike messenger in 4 countries, and run a pedicab businesses in 4 cities, you are going to end up settling down. Our founder Russell has ended up marrying a Canadian lass and has moved […]

  • Which pedicab should you buy?

    Which pedicab should you buy and why? In this post we take a look at the Maxpro Ecotaxi Pedicab, and give you six compelling reasons why it is the best pedicab on the market. So you’ve decided you want to get into the pedicab business, you are excited about the prospect of being your own […]

  • Tikki Tikki Auckland

    In 2007 we rocked up to Auckland, NZ fresh from riding across the USA and working as bike messengers in San Francisco. We noticed that the council of Auckland had 8 cycles maximus and 6 mainstreet pedicabs in disrepair and hardly ever out on the streets. We told them we were excellent bike mechanics and […]

  • Lift Expo Advertising

    We would like to thank our latest sponsor on the pedicabs, the Lift Expo. Their event was a 2 day exhibition of everything cannabis-related and it took place in the Vancouver convention centre, on the 17th and 18th of September 2016. Tikki Tikki Pedicabs were asked to raise the profile of the exhibition, and to […]

  • Stay22.com -best hotel booking ever?

    Accommodation booking and beautiful map embed. We love the latest innovations and websites, and we haven’t found a better accommodation booking service than stay22.com. Honestly give it a go. Simply type in your destination and hundreds of accommodation options pop up on a map, with walking instructions and places of interest. It’s so simple. It […]

  • Free Rides to Lululemon’s showcase store

    How do you get potential customers from one location to another? Easy, get tikki tikki pedicabs to offer them free rides. Lululemon asked us to help bring potential customers who were in town for the SeaWheeze half marathon from the convention centre up to their down town Vancouver showcase store. We used three pedicabs and […]

  • Lululemon take yoga Vancouver

    August 12th and 13th sees the Lululemon See Wheeze stretch over Vancouver. The event features; a half marathon, an outdoor yoga event in Stanley park, a runners brunch at the convention centre, a product showcase at the down town Lululemon store at Robson and Burrard, and it all culminates in an awesome party at Brockton […]

  • Tuning SRAM hub gears – Cycles Maximus

    The Cycle Maximus PedicabsĀ have 3 inner hub gears on them that can be tuned by taking the chassis off. This is done by removing the three 17mm bolts – one in the passenger foot well and two in the rear. There is also a safety catch on the front which needs to be removed. If […]

  • How to remove a Cycles Maximus Wheel

    In this series we look at general maintenance and repair of the Cycles Maximus Pedicab. Built like a tank and well worth the money, the cycles maximus is one of the greatest pedicabs ever made. Unfortunately the bike was over complicated from a mechanics point of view. The wheel especially is over engineered and a […]

  • Lift Cannabis Expo – Get Tickets Now!

    If you’re looking for things to do this fall, then the Lift Cannabis Expo is rolling into Vancouver on September 17th and 18th. Tickets are $15 and are selling out fast. The convention features many exhibitors and industry insiders and features everything from Weed apps to industrial cannabis trimming tools, hydroponic innovations and the latest […]