Rapha clothing, pop-up store has lingered on past the Tour de France viewing and has been hosting some fun events. Last Thursday they invited the Bike Snob to come in and make fun of them with an evening of a slide show presentation and book signing.
Read more here, on their blog.
This Thursday, NYCvelocity.com, your source for competative road racing in NYC, is hosting a contest. The idea is to have four mechanics square off to see who is the fastest in assembling a bike.
The 4th contestant is to be chosen from the website by you the readers.
Check out the NYC Velocity page on this here.
Although according to the bike shop Sid’s (Westside location) it’s already been decided that it’s their top wrench, Jose Medina.
The basic info is:
August 26th, Thursday
Rapha Store NYC-352 Bowery, NYC. (between East 4th St. and Great Jones)