Whether that means using our data to choose a new bike, a review to help buy the right helmet, or a story about a cycling destination to help plan a trip—we have you covered.
We are a small team of passionate people that love cycling and making stuff. If you are interested in helping out, please drop us a line.
Barry is the founder of Bike Gear Database, dad to two young cyclists, and can be found in the forests of British Columbia doing something that might resemble XC.
As Editor of Bike Gear Database, Brigitte makes all of us sound (and read) as good as possible. She is also a writer, a tender of gardens, and mother of two small dragons.
Gerald is a mechanical engineer, cyclist and photographer from Austria. As a core team member, Gerald focuses on mountain, gravel and bikepacking gear reviews.
Immu is the founder of Spinning Bear Bike Shop in Bangkok. When she's not in her shop you can find her bikepacking the steep jungle roads near Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Lew rides gravel and mountain bikes throughout the UK searching for adventure. He also goes by Pedal Slip while documenting his rides, photography and illustration work.
Tara is an adventure cyclist and bikepacker with 42,000 KMs through 21 countries under her belt. When not on her bike, Tara is a forestry worker in Northern B.C.
Along with the core team, Bike Gear Database has a network of rad people from around the globe. Our friends and collaborators help us in various ways from creating content to simply telling us what to do—and how to do it.
Ashley is a British designer living in Tokyo, Japan where you can find him hammering up the Tamagawa River trails. He also throws down on BGDB’s brand and design.
From Squamish, British Columbia Cory is one of Canada’s most exciting ultra bikepack racers. When he’s not racing, he also is a proud papa and team member at 7Mesh.
From Vancouver, British Columbia Jay is a gravel/road cyclist and street photographer. An early supporter, Jay continues giving great insight into BGDB.
Meaghan is a bike-obsessed bookworm on a lifelong hunt for exceptional cycling routes, both on and off the pavement. She lives in Kelowna, BC.
Nate has over 20 years of web strategy and marketing experience. He is a pivotal member of Bike Gear Database’s data anlaytics, strategy and direction.
Robert aka Salty Beard Bikepacking is one of Canada’s most prominent bikepacking YouTubers. From Victoria, B.C., Rob spends his days training for races like the BC Epic.
Sam is a global bikepacker, foodie, and writer/photographer for the Radavist. He is currently working on a bikepacking cookbook that we can’t wait to see.