Growth Point shopping malls, we applaud your decision to put in bike racks, but PLEASE ask cyclists what they want first:-(

Thanks but no thanks, again:-( Who really wants to do that to their rims?


Poor quality bike racks mean cyclists will always use alternatives…





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  1. Who got tha tender from the City?

  2. I don’t think this is a problem as long as the bike can be picked up by its user… so ha ha ha yes the rims are probably fine but this is discriminatory.

    • You must be joking – I would NEVER EVER hang my bike up like this. Firstly, you can’t lock the frame to anything. And you need to lock both wheels to something (sorry, but that’s how it is here…) And I would not risk my bike’s rims getting crunched or scraped, sorry 😦 Ok if you have an old bike, maybe not a problem, but it’s just bizarre how Cape Town is obsessed with how bicycle friendly it is, and the shopping centres don’t even have decent bike parking.

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