Tag Archives: Black Cat Cycles

NAHBS 2016, Part IV, Best in Show

NAHBS 2016, Part IV, Best in Show

Sunday is the day when we judge both Best in Show and the Best New Builder. As happened last year, this year I got to the line of new builder tables only to discover a builder who had ripped me a ...

Read more
NAHBS 2015, Part I

NAHBS 2015, Part I

So much of what I’d like to present to you right now I’m not at liberty to share with you. Technically, I’m not under a media embargo, but as the chief judge for the awards, ...

Read more
Meet Your Maker Tour

Meet Your Maker Tour

Let’s keep this one simple: Builders in Northern California have been holding a series of rides called the “Meet Your Maker Tour.” It’s a chance to meet and ride with some ...

Read more

Sycip’s Gran La Fonda

On the evening before Levi Leipheimer’s King Ridge Gran Fondo the folks at SyCip Cycles hosted a little get-together they called the Gran La Fonda. It was one-quarter handbuilt bicycle ...

Read more