Welcome to the Avalanche Brand. Avalanche Bicycles was born in Cape Town in 1992. Our founder, Michael Hirschfeld, has over 3 decades of experience in all things cycling.

Launched to promote his passion to give all South Africans a chance to own an affordable bicycle, whether it be for sport, commuting, creating fun or making memories.

We’ve come a long way since then. The Avalanche range now includes Push/balance bikes, Kids bikes, Junior race MTB bikes, BMX’ers, Mountain bikes, cool Cruisers, Road and Gravel bikes.  A cool trio of e-assisted bikes. Also you can choose from a wide range of Avalanche accessories to create the look that fits your personality and pocket.

Avalanche Bicycles, is the lifestyle bicycle brand loaded with cool looks and fit right geometry. And we’d love you to join us!

200+ Accredited Dealers


Over 200 hand-picked dealers situated throughout South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe are doing an incredible job to ensure that you receive the professional support and advice you deserve when investing in an Avalanche bicycle. They’ll will also be there for you when you need repairs, spares or accessories to keep your Avalanche bicycle in peak condition.

With a huge range of options available, across all price points, we recommend you choose one of our reputable dealers in your area who will gladly help you choose the bicycle best suited to your lifestyle and budget.

Avalanche Bicycles is a South African company head-quartered in Cape Town, so rest assured, we will be there for you when it counts.

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Emergency Hotline: 0800 029 999

WhatsApp Support Line: 0600-123456