Archive for November 2009
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.
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 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.
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.