Archive for November 2009

Funny video has emerged online with two people talking “robotic”, and comparing track/fixed gear bikes to cyclocross racing. The video pretty much talks about the “trends” in fixed gear riding, but this will make you laugh. Via Bike Reviews.

retro winter cycling caps Retro Winter Cycling Caps

If you’re looking to stay in sync with the changing seasons, check out what Prendas is stocking for the winter. The winter cycling caps by Nalini and Moa Sports (shown above) harvest a traditional Belgium shape. The retro looking Italian made hats also offer winter protection through its front peak and ribbed earband features.

So if you want to learn how to bunny hop on a fixed gear as high as some of these guys, watching the video can be a start, but practice makes perfect! The Session contest shows the peoples skills on bunny hopping.

gorilla miche le lama 48 wheelset Gorilla x Miche x Le Lama 48 Wheelset

The Gorilla x Miche x LE Lama 48 Wheelset is made for those that love to do tricks and play bike polo. The rim is actually used from a mountain bike, but fused to a Miche Primato 48 hub. Will fit 700c up to 47 tires. Available now at Gorilla Bicycles for $350.

brooklyn machine works launchpad Brooklyn Machine Works Launchpad

Brooklyn Machine Works introduces the new Launchpad, their fixie trick bike. First shipment to shops are Orange 20, WBASE, Chari & Co. and Tokyo Fixed Gear. The Brooklyn Machine Works Launchpad will release in long or short top tube versions, and optional is mid or euro bottom bracket. MSRP is $850.

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charge bikes iminusd Charge Bikes at iMiNUSD

Charge Bikes can now be purchased at the iMiNUSD store, which you have probably seen images of last week. Products include Half link masher chains, bucket seats, and the Charge Plug Freestyler. Stop by iMiNUSD to see the full lineup.

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cranksgiving alleycat fundraiser race Cranksgiving Alleycat Fundraiser Race

Cranksgiving has spread throughout the United States, while the New York Alleycat Fundraiser race is in its 11th year. High expectations are planed for the event, hoping to double what they have done in previous years. Taking place November 21st, you can see all the locations below. Via Bike Reviews.

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