The article takes the reader on a journey as it tells the story of two men starting their own bicycle business named Velorbis.

As you read the pages, you will get to learn about two men, Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde and their dream to start their own business, while they are working at Deloitte in London. On July 7, 2005, three bombs explodes in different parts of London. Many people is now scared to take public transportation and business people starts biking to work in their suits. Hereafter Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde decides to pursue their dream and design exclusive bicycles that matches stylish business people.

As the two men embark on their journey, they discover that the search in locating a manufacturer that can make quality bicycles is going to be much more difficult than expected. In the quest to find a manufacturer meeting their standards, Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde come across a family owned German manufacturer. The two partners decide to start a coorporation with the German manufacturer that delivers bikes with a lugged and brazed stainless steel bicycle frame. This was ideal as Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde was looking for bicycles of a high standard as it should be possible for Danes to bike in all kind of weather.

Today, Velorbis’ Concept store is located in Copenhagen and the bikes are manufactured in Germany. Velorbis has 72 retailers in 16 different countries, selling bikes, accessories, eye ware, clothing and bags. The increased awareness of the products by Velorbis also leads attention to Danish design, fashion, and quality, and Velorbis is ready to enter new markets when the occasion arises.

Read the article here and learn more about the Velorbis adventure.

The article takes the reader on a journey as it tells the story of two men starting their own bicycle business named Velorbis.

As you read the pages, you will get to learn about two men, Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde and their dream to start their own business, while they are working at Deloitte in London. On July 7, 2005, three bombs explodes in different parts of London. Many people is now scared to take public transportation and business people starts biking to work in their suits. Hereafter Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde decides to pursue their dream and design exclusive bicycles that matches stylish business people.

As the two men embark on their journey, they discover that the search in locating a manufacturer that can make quality bicycles is going to be much more difficult than expected. In the quest to find a manufacturer meeting their standards, Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde come across a family owned German manufacturer. The two partners decide to start a coorporation with the German manufacturer that delivers bikes with a lugged and brazed stainless steel bicycle frame. This was ideal as Kenneth Bødiker and Christian Linde was looking for bicycles of a high standard as it should be possible for Danes to bike in all kind of weather.

Today, Velorbis’ Concept store is located in Copenhagen and the bikes are manufactured in Germany. Velorbis has 72 retailers in 16 different countries, selling bikes, accessories, eye ware, clothing and bags. The increased awareness of the products by Velorbis also leads attention to Danish design, fashion, and quality, and Velorbis is ready to enter new markets when the occasion arises.

Read the article here and learn more about the Velorbis adventure.

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Danish cycling culture has over time spread like ripples in water and countries around the globe are inspired by the Danish cycling trend. The Danish cycling culture is therefore not merely a life style which Danes take to heart, as countries like France, the UK and Holland also joins the life style on two-wheels.

The joy of cycling in various countries is thanks to organizations and networks in different countries, and the Cycling Embassy of Denmark (CED) is a part of spreading the word of Danish cycling culture. The CED was established in 2009 and has since then shared ideas and solutions on e.g. bicycle tourism and city planning.

On May 12th this year, the CED celebrated their 5th anniversary and was accompanied by special designed fashionable red Velorbis bicycles. Why did CED celebrate their anniversary with bicycles by Velorbis? 

Firstly, Velorbis is a member of the CED, and both Velorbis and CED supports the idea of spreading the joy of two-wheeled solutions locally, nationally and globally.

Secondly, the bicycle movement is a part of creating a more sustainable environment in a world with environmental challenges. Therefore, CED and Velorbis do not look at bicycles as merely a product, but sees it as an opportunity to get as many people as possible to par take in a life style where quality, relaxation, fashion, and sustainability walks hand in hand.  

cycling-embassy_fællesbillede-1200x600

Danish cycling culture has over time spread like ripples in water and countries around the globe are inspired by the Danish cycling trend. The Danish cycling culture is therefore not merely a life style which Danes take to heart, as countries like France, the UK and Holland also joins the life style on two-wheels.

The joy of cycling in various countries is thanks to organizations and networks in different countries, and the Cycling Embassy of Denmark (CED) is a part of spreading the word of Danish cycling culture. The CED was established in 2009 and has since then shared ideas and solutions on e.g. bicycle tourism and city planning.

On May 12th this year, the CED celebrated their 5th anniversary and was accompanied by special designed fashionable red Velorbis bicycles. Why did CED celebrate their anniversary with bicycles by Velorbis? 

Firstly, Velorbis is a member of the CED, and both Velorbis and CED supports the idea of spreading the joy of two-wheeled solutions locally, nationally and globally.

Secondly, the bicycle movement is a part of creating a more sustainable environment in a world with environmental challenges. Therefore, CED and Velorbis do not look at bicycles as merely a product, but sees it as an opportunity to get as many people as possible to par take in a life style where quality, relaxation, fashion, and sustainability walks hand in hand.