The Minipod, bike rack for schools is a fun, colourful and compact cycle storage design which secures 8 bikes and 8 scooters. Available in a range of different colours, the Minipod is ideal for primary schools encouraging cycling and the children love them!
There are now over 4000 Minipods installed at schools across the UK!
JUST SOME OF THE MANY BENEFITS
Full Minipod stores 8 bikes AND 8 scooters!
A fully-recycled model available in black and all colours made from 100% recyclable materials.
Mount on areas such as hard ground or grass!
Children love our unique and innovative 'spaceship' design
Well almost! Our Pods can withstand temperatures up to 70oC. Graffiti simply washes off!
"Not only is the product aesthetically pleasing, but purchasing a Minipod was very straight forward also and they add new dimension to sustainability within schools."
Glynis Goldborough / Headteacher Brabins | Endowed School
"The Minipod comes in a colourful design and appears fun which seemed to encourage more children to come to school by bike or scooter."
Christine Dyer / Headteacher | Riverhead Infants School
"We are absolutely delighted with our Minipods and I can't begin to tell you how popular they are!"
Emma Morris / Governor | Potton Lower School
"We can already see a shift towards cycling in the schools that have had the Minipodpods installed so far, and we hope that this will continue as more pupils take up the opportunity that improved cycle storage has to offer”
Greg Harris / School Travel Coordinator | Lambeth Council
"Cyclepods have been an excellent company to deal with and their minipods have proved really popular with our primary schools"
Kieran Taylor / School Travel Advisor | London Borough of Southwark Council
Could I just say how helpful, polite and courteous the company have been and the guys installing it were too, I would definitely recommend Minipods!
Nikki Newell / School Travel Champion | William Morris Primary School
"Minipods have added even more colour and interest to our already vibrant playground with both parents and children enjoying them immensely"
Gareth Mate / Deputy Head | Crossdale Drive Primary School
“The installation of the MINIPOD has had a positive effect on the number of children cycling to school”
Pete Taylor / Headteacher | Larkfields Junior School
"The Minipods look amazing and the children think they are wonderful, in fact we have a waiting list of children who want to come to school on their bikes!"
Heather White MInstAM(AdvDip) / Bursar | Short Heath Primary School
"The customer service we have received from cyclepods and in particular Jan has been extremely professional giving us confidence and peace of mind through out our partnership"
Mhairi Stephens / Road Safety and School Travel Manager | Hillingdon Council
Right from the beginning cycle pods have been very helpful, as we have had a few hurdles to get over. You have been very patient while we try and sort these issues.
Kerry, the guy who installed the pods, was very considerate of our school and did a great job.
I would definitely use cycle pods again.
Jo Morgan / Parent Support Adviser | Manadon Vale Primary School
How many bikes & scooters does a Minipod hold?
A full Minipod holds 8 bicycles and 8 scooters.
What configurations does a Minipod come in?
Minipods come in configurations of a whole unit or a half. A whole Minipod holds 8 bikes and 8 scooters and half a Minipod holds 4 bikes and 3 scooters.
How is a Minipod secured to the ground?
2 fixing bolts required per quadrant. Due to the Minipods innovative design, no foundations are required, just a hard level surface such as tarmac, slabs etc. Although we always recommend you allow us to bolt your Minipods to a hard standing surface, we now have a free-standing Minipod base available for when that isn’t an option.
What accreditations are associated with the Minipod?
All our products can be used to help demonstrate compliance with BREEAM and achieve a high BREEAM rating. This also applies to the code for sustainable homes and also Eco homes requirements for sheltered and non sheltered cycle parking.
What material is a Minipod made from?
At Cyclepods, we are proud of our environmental credentials and social responsibility. The entire Cyclepod range is made from 90‐100% recycled (and recyclable) MDPE polymer. MDPE polymer is incredibly robust, durable and can be inherently stronger than steel in some cases.
What colour options are available?
The standard colour is black, which is made from 100% recycled and recyclable materials. Other primary colours are available as well as imitation stone effect.
Are you looking for something more traditional? Take a look at our sister site Cycleracks for some alternative bike storage solutions.