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Boombotix party at Affinity Cycles

Boombotix.com makes great portable speakers, great for biking with or just about any where you want your tunes. A great alternative to riding with headphones.

They’ve come along way with their design and are about to launch there latest model…the Boombotix Rex.

They are having a meet and greet to show off their […]

Book Review: Nobody Rides for Free-John Francis Hughes

I’ve never read on the road by Jack Kerouac, but I’ve often wondered about this pioneer of the beat generation and his care-free meandering through a wide open America. Of course the setting of this book was back in the 50’s when it seemed as if one could just pinch a tent anywhere and […]

Strada bicycles new 2013 pro model

Strada Customs online retailer of bicycles, known for having mix-and-match color schemes custom made to order and shipped directly to their customers…now has a pro model.

Taking it to the next level of urban bike chic.

Check out this recent article in Hyperbeast:

Strada 2013 Pro Model Bike

On a quest […]

The Chrome Truk Shoe-Stiffer, Stronger and Bomber

Sounds like a Daft Punk song:

Chrome industries has just improved their Truk shoe, which is perfect for urban cycling.

It’s available today (September 19th) in all your local Chrome stores.

Here is a little press:

(San Francisco, CA) Chrome is the original maker of Urban Bike Footwear that provides performance on […]

Nora and One Left-Cycle Chic Anthem

As fashion week’s madness passes here in the big city, a bicycle still remains the best accessory on the street and off the runway. I mean just look at these guys: (from copenhagencyclechic.com)

Now I believe there is a soundtrack to go with this worldwide cycle chicdom. Ladies and Gentleman presenting Nora and […]

Bicycling Times Magazine and Randonneuring

Here are a couple of things I just discovered. My co-worker and cycling enthusiast Dave Anderson and I were conversing on the Ed Koch bridge heading to one of the film stages in Brooklyn. He told me about these interesting races against the clock known as Randonneuring. It involves long distances and is more […]

More new stuff…renewable, recycled and read all about it.

Nona Varnado (thebirdwheel.com) has a nice piece about Bamboo bikes in Berlin…

You may have seen the Bamboo bike studios that have popped up in Brooklyn and San Francisco, or at any of the Bike expos around the country. They’re pretty, environmentally friendly and have a strong DIY component with the option of […]

One more from the bikejumble

I forgot to mention another cool booth set up at the bike jumble last weekend.

Brooklyn’s own thecyclery.etsy.com is silk screening t-shirts based on vintage cycling posters from a by gone era. Pete, the designer, has put a few twists of his own using traditional printing like a Warhol soup can.

I’m […]

Villy Custom Crusiers 2012

Checkout Villy Custom Beach Cruisers. You can design your own color scheme. How Fashionable!

Here’s a little promo video:

Villy Custom beach cruisers are a fun new fashion trend and a great way to get around town or beach in style.

Please help us spread the word by sharing this with your friends […]

3 days left-New Amsterdam Bicycle Show

Just 3 days left to get your $15.00 tickets ($20.00 at the door) for this weekends spectacular: New Amsterdam Bicycle Show, at the Skylight Soho (275 Hudson St.-Manhattan)

They are also going to have some sweet bicycle giveaways, in a raffle form and those who bought tickets early.

A huge number of bicycle […]