Rest in Peace Bill “Bilthy” Meier.

(photo from Kevin “Squid” Bolger on Instagram @keirinberlin)

Bill Meier, known throughout the bicycle community affectionately as “Bilthy” because of his, shall we say rugged exterior, was as real as they come. He was a famous bike messenger and was recently delivering pizzas in Williamsburg ( ) when he became ill and was hospitalized. […]

Next host city of 2013 North American Cycle Courier Championships? (NACCC)

Just found out the next host city for the NACCC,


Seattle native and cycling blogger is already talking launch party and fund raiser alleycat.

March 9th! Alley cat 7:30 starting at The In.

Bands starting at 9 pm! Lake Fight Junk Drawer Vibrator White Coward

I’m psyched, […]

Zipments NYC-new startup, new twist on bike courier biz.

Here is an article about Garrick Pohl, who during an age of the dying bike courier business used social networking to connect clients and deliveries with the startup, zipments.

Startup Courier Company Connects Small Businesses Amid NYC Tech Boom Published: October 8, 2012 DNAinfo Garrick Pohl of Zipments

MIDTOWN — When Michigan native Garrick […]

Premium Rush Opens Nationwide

The new action messenger movie Premium Rush is getting hyped up here in NYC.

Affinity Cycles in Brooklyn has even designed a bike based on their track bike that was used in the film.

The Affinity Metropolitan.

Get yours today: here.

Last night (8/22/12) was the red carpet premiere and […]

CMWC Chicago

Congratulations to all those who participated in this year’s CMWC in Chcicago. From their blog:

Preliminary results were posted Sino from Japan is a maniac and may very well be the fastest messenger in the world…again.

The main race was today and were are eagerly waiting to find out who won.


Chrome, new bags and lead sponsor of CMWC in Chicago

Is there really a cycling apparel company that does it all the way Chrome messenger bags does? I mean, not only banging out decades of solid merchandise from head to toe, but representing hard core urban riders like Ed Wonka and putting on a multitude of killer events for local bike communities where they […]

CMWC is coming soon, August 2012

The 2012 Cycle Messenger World Championships (CMWC) is coming to Chicago, August 2nd-5th.

Nice artwork seen on

Here is a poem about the world’s by warrior poet, Kurt Boone: CMWC by Kurt Boone

Cycle world Riding on the edge For big business knows my name.

Who is the fastest bicycle messenger in […]

Congrats to Chas, winner of 2012 NACCC

Saw this one

(picture from Prolly’s 2011 NACCC coverage in Chicago.)

Congratulations to Chaz (SF) for winning this Year’s 2012 North American Cycle Courier Championship, (NACCC2012) held last weekend in Richmond, VA.

(photo from: team murder-2010)

A great video from:

Let’s not forget our own Austin Horse taking 2nd place […]

You Get NACCC’d the Fck Out!

What’s going on in Richmond Virginia this weekend?

Time to decide the fastest cycle courier in North America. North American Cycle Courier Championships. Check it out: NACCC2012 and I’d have to agree with Prolly, where I saw this flyer…one of the sickest designs I’ve seen for a bicycle event: […]

Tragic News-messenger killed

Was forwarded this by Kurt Boone.

From the NY Daily News: Bicyclist, 27, killed joyriding in front of Met Museum. He grabbed onto rear of truck, police say

(photo caption: A rider was struck in front of the Metropolitan Museum. Photo by: Aaron Showalter) By Claire Trapasso and Sarah Armagha

Wednesday, April 18, 2012, […]