• Interviews
  • Interview with Kiwi Style Bike Tours

    Epic France Italy Tour

    Richard Scott of Kiwi Style Bike Tours leads cycling tours in both the northern and southern hemispheres.  To the envy of most cyclists, he has nearly created the endless summer lifestyle.  A world traveler and Oceania Games Cycling Champion, Richard has been leading tours in Europe, Australia and New Zealand for nearly 10 years.  I’m happy to start The Hub’s 2014 interview series by chatting with Richard.

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  • Cycling Tour Industry News
  • 6 tips for becoming a cycling tour guide

    Cycling Tour Guide

    It’s officially the season for cycling tour guide recruitment and hiring.  All the major companies are accepting applications for guides and trip leaders for the 2014 season.

    Cycling Tour GroupIf you dream of ditching your cubicle and getting paid to ride bikes for a living, working as a cycling tour guide can be a spectacular dream job.  However, there is a lot more to the job than riding your bike around Europe for the summer.  The top companies like Backroads, Trek Travel and Duvine want foreign language fluency, gourmet food and wine knowledge, mechanical skills, leadership skills and over-the-top customer service,