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Lance Fixes a Flat

Lance Fixes a Flat

Outside Magazine produced this video and they way it’s written, it’s damn funny. That’s not the question. The question is: too soon?

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NAHBS 14, Part IV

NAHBS 14, Part IV

Peacock Groove‘s “Highlander” bike received the President’s Award, which is Don Walker’s personal nod to his favorite bike in the show. The bike was meant as an ...

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NAHBS 14, Part III

NAHBS 14, Part III

Cykelmageren is a Danish outfit that is best known for bikes aimed at everyday transportation even if they aren’t ho-hum everyday bikes. The builder, Rasmus Gjesing has been building since ...

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Serotta, Divine, Leaving it Behind

Serotta, Divine, Leaving it Behind

Saratoga Frameworks has shut down. Last week, Brian Case, the owner of Saratoga, informed the remaining eight employees the factory was shutting down and they were to remove their personal ...

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NAHBS 14, Part II

NAHBS 14, Part II

I first learned of Six-Eleven and proprietor Aaron Dykstra in 2012 at the Sacramento NAHBS. If I’d seen his work before then, it escaped the gravity necessary to create a blip on my radar, ...

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NAHBS 14, Part I

NAHBS 14, Part I

I spent Friday in an area cordoned off near the photo booth with Nick Legan and Jeff Archer giving the prettiest bikes ever to descend on Charlotte, North Carolina, the ferrous equivalent of a ...

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A Visit to Gita

A Visit to Gita

Gita Sporting Goods is among the bike industry’s best-respect distributors. They’ve been the force behind Giordana clothing, Pinarello, Eddy Merckx and Pegoretti bicycles and DMT ...

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1932 Tour de France

1932 Tour de France

We’ve known the guys who competed in the early Tours were harder than nails, but this video will help demonstrate just how tough they were. It may be that none of us merit the word ...

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