Matt Stewart and his father, David are taking a bike ride this summer.
You can follow their journey here: Stewart bike Trip
They will be riding through Eastern Europe in search of family roots, Jewish relatives who fled to NYC in the first part of the 20th century.
They will be starting in [...]
Photo Exhibits, Group Rides and bike movies.
MMMMM MMMMM good.
Bike Portland.org posted this picture.
It could be true, but its probably a more accurate statement that Fixies are the new skateboards…especially with non-stop tricks videos like this.
Unfinished from Tony West on Vimeo.
I mean how terrible…the next thing you know people will be buying more bicycles and then riding them.
Aaron Edge and Photographer Brenton Salo have put out a new photo book about fixed gear culture from Seattle.
The myspace page
Where you can buy the book.
Video about the making of the [...]
Picture of Shino from Buffalo Bill’s flickr page. Congratulations to Hiroyuki Shinozuka (Shino)from Japan, for winning the 2008 Cycle Messenger World Championships. The top three male winners won on Fixed gears.
Here is a little run-down from Dan C of NYC.
Results1st Shino Japan2nd Porno Steve Swiss?3rd Jumbo Copenhagen4th Austin NYC5th ???6th Furgus SF7th [...]
Mike Luckovich had this one in the Sunday NY times.
You can see more of his work with daily posts here.
Painted on a roll gate on Grand Ave. in Williamsburg Brooklyn.Senator Obama meet with bicycle industry leaders including Bikes Belong, executive director, Tim Blumenthal on June 12th. The democratic presidential nominee told them if he were elected president he would increase funding for cycling and pedestrian projects. He also pledged to support Safe Routes [...]
Midatlantic Bicyculture Gathering
On July 25th, 26th, and 27th, the Baltimore bicycle community welcomes you to the Mid-Atlantic Bicyculture Gathering…the first event of its kind, in hopes of spotlighting the bicycle as more than just a means of alternative transportation but as an all out way of life, thought, and identity. In promoting bicycle [...]
There are many reasons to go to the beach this summer by bicycle. Its fun…its frickin hot, and we have lots of attainable beaches nearby. So here are some opportunities to get there either with group rides or by yourself.
1) Time’s Up presents the: CONEY ISLAND CYCLONE RIDEFriday, June 20th
3 Spots to [...]
Here is a bit of whats going on in the world of bicycle blogs and websites.
Tracko in LA, in a tireless pursuit to crank out material has this pretty video posted of what the kids are doing with fixed geared bikes…
SF Track/Fixed Night Edit from Fonsecafilms on Vimeo.
FonssecaFilms …featuring [...]