Horse Cycles John Roemer Road

Horse Cycles John Roemer Road

The American economy could very well be rescued by the singlehanded efforts of Thomas Callahan, the New York-based frame builder and entrepreneur behind Horse Cycles. He’s intent on assembling a collection of goods manufactured by skilled craftspeople in Brooklyn.

The Horse Brand collection is a selection of outdoor goods and apparel, like superbly-crafted knives (the handle of the latest is made from reclaimed Coney Island Boardwalk timber), handmade copper flasks, backpacks and dry bags, axes and waxed cotton 5 panel caps. Read More »

Sven Cycles Tourer

Sven Cycles Tourer

The UK Handmade Bicycle Show, Bespoked Bristol, is happening this weekend — 17th-19th April — and it’s shaping up to be the biggest and best yet. It’s a showcase of the best builders and manufacturers in the United Kingdom, and Darron Coppin, hailing from Dorset, is one of them. Read More »

2015 Melburn Custom Bike Show

2015 Melbourne Custom Bicycle Show

Get this: 2015 will be the 10th edition of the Melburn Roobaix. Over the last decade, it has grown from a clandestine alleycat race into a veritable institution of community cycling. This year will see an added attraction to the celebrations… the inaugural Melburn Custom Bicycle Show. Read More »

KRES Cycles & Apparel

KRES Strada & Apparel

If there’s one indication that Melbourne is Australia’s capital of cycling — and style — it’s the swathe of new brands offering a variety of jerseys, socks and kit to the fashionably-conscious cyclist.

The majority of those labels feature variations on a theme, namely subtle graphics and patterns in teal, blacks and whites, but KRES Cycles is a local label that more strongly appeal to classic sensibilities. Read More »

Rosko 650b MTB

Rosko 650b MTB

Who says New York is the greatest city in the world? Probably everyone who lives there, or has previously lived there, or has visited there. Still, it’s not the skyscrapers or the bridges or the avenues that that makes NY the greatest city in the world, it’s the people — and characters like Seth Rosko. Read More »

Klein Adroit

Klein Adroit

Fans of Seinfeld must remember Jerry’s green Klein MTB hanging on the wall in his apartment; they are one of the most iconic brands of the 90s fat tire scene. That era also gave rise to a human icon: David ‘Tinker’ Juarez, who was a Klein factory racer from 1990 to 1993. Read More »

2015 Sydney Classic Bicycle Show

2015 Sydney Classic Bicycle Show

The 3rd edition of the Sydney Classic Bicycle Show occurred last Saturday, the 28th March 2015. After three years, it’s a given that it will be a hot and humid day in the bowl of the Canterbury Velodrome, but one that brings together the largest congregation of bicycle aficionados and the most varied collection of beautiful bikes to be found in New South Wales. Read More »