About Us

Rival Bikes Wynnum & Capalaba on Brisbane’s southside, feature the biggest and best range of bicycles & accessories in the Bayside.
Featuring quality brands like Trek, Bontrager, Electra, Shimano Gatorskin Topeak & Lazer, there is something for everyone. For the young families, we start with kids bikes through to state of the art Triathlon bikes and lightest production road bikes, along with cruisers, commuters, hybrids, mountain bikes and dual suspensions.

Our staff all love bikes and working with people to achieve their riding goals. With years of experience in the bicycle industry, higher qualifications only the best comes out of Rival Bikes. We share your passion, and we want you to have as much fun as possible on your bike! Whether it be riding with the kids, racing Triathlon World Championships, blasting down hills in local gravity events, or racing crits, we have the bikes, accessories, service, and expertise to ensure the best ride possible for you.

We believe in delivering exceptional service and quality products every time.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

 

Meet The Team

 

Donna

Rival Bikes, DonnaDonna has ridden a bike most of her life. ‘It was my ticket to freedom’ especially as a younger person. With 25 years experience in retail, Donna is our family bike, clothing and accessory specialist. She loves seeing kid’s eyes light up when they receive their 1st bike and the joy Mums & Dads have when their children go to bed exhausted from a big day riding! Want to speak to a real person? As an owner of Rival Bikes, she can assist with any bicycle or accessory enquiry you may have. If we don’t have it in stock, just ask, we may be able to get it in for you. If you prefer talking to another woman, come in and visit the Rival Girls for answers in plain English. Donna is qualified as a Trek and Bontrager specialist.

 

John

Rival Bikes, John

John is Baysides top bicycle mechanic, with over 30 years of experience and knowledge. He loves a challenge whether it is a  mechanical problem or finding you the perfect bike! He has the skills to work on all types and brands of bikes, and is first-class at what he does. He trains most days and competed in Mountain Bike events from a young age. He is a passionate cyclist and tri-athlete,  who now currently enjoys competing in Triathlons and Road races. John is also a Trek qualified Precision Fit specialist, as well as Trek and Bontrager specialist.

 

 

 

 

Toby

Rival Bikes, TobyToby is the Head Coach at Manly’s Bayside Triathlon Club and also an accomplished triathlete.  Toby has won multiple Australian and International age group Ironman events  including a podium finish at the prestigious Hawaiian Ironman World Championships.
Toby is not only a cycle enthusiast but also a Trek qualified Precision Bike Fitter.
Toby’s coaching duties also extend to juniors from the age of eight up to a development squad of emerging talented teenagers.  Toby is the best person to advise what type and size bike will best suit your and your child’s requirements.

  • Triathlon Australia Level 1 and 2 accredited coaches and Bronze Australian Swim Coaches accreditation
  • Head coaches at Bayside Multisport Triathlon Club, with over 25 years Triathlon experience and 21 Ironman races with 17 races under 10 hours
  • Qualified 17 times for Kona and podiumed 5th place Kona in 2010
  • Age group Champions at Noosa Triathlon, podium finishes at World Duathlon Championships, 70.3 age group wins, and UK National Ironman Course Record Holder

 

Nicola

Rival Bikes, NicolaNicola is an athlete dedicated to her sports. She loves her work as an accredited Triathlon Coach, coaching the juniors at the local Bayside Triathlon Club with her husband Toby.
Down to earth and always happy, she comes with a wealth of practical experience and is always to willing to help other athletes achieve their dreams. She competes regularly in triathlons and has also raced the Hawaiian Ironman event.
Nicola understands women’s concerns and can explain in plain English some of the complexities of bikes.
Nicola and Toby have spent over 25 years in the restaurant industry so you can be sure that their customer service is second to none.

  • Level 1 Triathlon Coach.
  • Qualified  Trek and Bontrager specialist.