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#110 ROUNDUP: FIXED GEAR - Tales From The Road!

#110 ROUNDUP: FIXED GEAR – Tales From The Road!<p>Diesmal im <b>Singlespeed/Fixed Gear</b> Roundup: Tales from the Road, in East London, im Département Gironde, …

Pure Fix Glow Bikes

Turn your hipster-street-cred up to 11 with Pure Fix Glow Bikes ($400). These deceptively-minimalist, fixed-gear road bikes have a surprisingly …

Victoire Cycles Fixe

There was a time, recently, when brakes on a bike with a fixed gear was frowned upon by the ‘purists’, those who believed that a fixed drive rain should be a track bike and never the twain should meet. But Julien Deveaux, who works at Victoire Cycles, a French brand that insists on continuing the …

TURF "Word Is Bond" Fixed Freestyle Teaser

TURF is a fixed gear freestyle bike company founded in 2013. After spending most of last year<p>TURF is a fixed gear freestyle bike company founded in …

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How Fixed-Gear Bikes Made Cycling Cool in China

In a country where two-wheelers once symbolized backwardness and poverty, Ines Brunn's hip, eco-friendly devices have become a smash hit.<p>Dozens of upscale bars, restaurants and boutiques line Wudaoying Hutong in Beijing’s Dongcheng neighborhood. Sometimes billed as the capital’s Brooklyn, the …

Reed Space x State Bicycle Co. - Fixed Gear Bicycle

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Since New York City's landscape makes it perfect to ride a bicycle from A to B, Reed Space reached out to State Bicycle …

Brompton bikes: how the fold-up bicycles are made

See how British built Brompton fold-up bicycles are made, from nuts and bolts to the finished item.<p>Building a Brompton is a labour intensive task. It takes a factory of 115 skilled people, some 1,200 parts and six hours to custom build each individual bicycle.<p>Every stage is inspected to meet the …

Minimalist Shelving Unit Creatively Putting Your Bicycle on Display

Every bicycle owner secretly wants to frame his or her two-wheeler, which is why we believe this project will hit a soft spot. Developed by …

Japanese Shipwright Sueshiro Sano Creates Stunning Wooden Bicycles

Tokyo-based Sueshiro Sano comes from a long legacy of shipwrights – however he’s using his skills to design and produce beautiful bespoke wooden …

AeroVelo Unveils Plans to Build the World's Fastest Bicycle

Canada-based AeroVelo just launched a Kickstarter campaign to build the world’s fastest bicycle! Last year, AeroVelo narrowly missed winning the …

Event Will Take Aim At Planning, Building A Bike-Friendly ATL

Atlanta's streets can be downright terrifying for amateur bikers (and even, at times, for experienced cyclists). There are a number of initiatives — most notably the <b>Green Lane Project,</b> Beltline trails and proposed bike-share program — that are already making bicycles seem like a safer, more …

But I Don't Have A Light Cycle: TRON Bicycling Bodysuit

This is the $150 Tron: Legacy inspired bicycling skinsuit available from Podium Racing (of Pee-wee Herman skinsuit fame). Unfortunately, it doesn't …

XploreAir Paravelo: World's First Flying Bicycle Lifts Off the Ground

If you love getting some air between you and the ground while doing tricks on your bicycle, then you will love the Paravelo. Designed by two British …

Butchers & Bicycles Redefines Urban Mobility with Mk1 Tilt-Action Cargo Trike

If you love the functionality of a cargo bike but prefer the fluid steering of an upright bicycle, you’ll love Butchers & Bicycles’ Mk1, a belted …

Oopsmark Upcycles Old Tires into Classy Bicycle Wine Rack for Vegans

Wine lovers and cyclists will love Oopsmark’s latest handmade creation: a vegan bicycle wine rack. Although the Montreal-based design studio has made …

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The Morpher Bicycle Helmet Can Fold Up to Just 1.4-Inches Thick

If you have ever been guilty of leaving your bike helmet at home because you just didn’t want to lug it around all day, you officially have no more …

Riding toward emancipation with exposed ankles—how bicycles changed women’s lives

The bicycle, when it was still new technology, went through a series of rapid iterations in the 19th century before it really went mainstream. Designers toyed with different-sized front and back wheels, the addition of chains and cranks and pedals, and tested a slew of braking mechanisms.<p>By the …

Yojiro Oshima's Beautifully Sculpted Bicycle is Made Almost Entirely From Wood

This amazing wooden bicycle was completely hand-crafted by Yojiro Oshima, a design student at the Craft&Industrial Department at Musashino Art …

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HEROBike Builds a Beautiful New Bicycle from Carbon Fiber and Bamboo

HERObike, a non-profit initiative in Greensboro, Alabama, is designing and manufacturing bikes made from locally sourced bamboo. After partnering …

Good 'n' Useful: PatchNRide Fixes The Fluster of Flat Tires

They say, not unfairly, that the only upper body workout cyclists get is having to pump up their tires. That's certainly one reason fixing flat tires …