Wheeldan Basilisk

Wheeldan Basilisk

More and more cyclists and bike manufacturers are beginning to adopt belt drive technology. With good reason: a belt-powered drive train does not require grease, are more durable and last longer than chains, are lighter and deliver a smooth and quiet ride. An ideal candidate was this titanium commuter from Wheeldan, a custom frame builder from Berlin. Read More »

Jonathan’s Primate Frames Road

Jonathan's Primate Frames Road

For Aussie fans of the custom bicycle, the name of Tarn Mott and Primate Frames is synonymous with big, burly and innovative frames. Tarn is a big guy himself, ably suited to bending steel with his bare hands, and his road frames are just as capable of dropping down the side of a mountain as they are of climbing up them. Read More »

Cannondale 3.0 Series Track

Cannondale 3.0 Series Track

After nearly twenty-two years since it was released, Cannondale‘s 3.0 Series Track bike is still one of the most popular models from its entire catalog. Perhaps its because the uncluttered lines of the track frame is the best to admire their trademark oversized aluminium tubes. Read More »

St Joris Cycles Evil Plan

St Joris Cycles Evil Plan

The legend of St George and the Dragon, while adopted by the Christian tradition, is actually Eastern in origin, brought back by the Crusaders. He is the Patron Saint of England, but he is called St Joris in Dutch and his helm adorns the down tube of all St Joris Cycles, a framebuilder from Eindhoven. Read More »

Terrible One Barcode

Terrible One Barcode

There’s plenty of dictionary definitions of ‘terrible’ — and none of them are pleasant. Most of them run along the lines of very shocking and upsetting or very bad or unpleasant. Although appearances can be deceiving, none of them apply to Jimmy Röstlund’s newly built Terrible One Barcode. Read More »

Sklar Bikes 29+

Sklar Bikes 29+

Montana is known as ‘Big Sky Country’ — a mythical space in the imagination of young boys all around the world. For those that live there, it’s a land filled with adventure and if you’re a mountain biker, it’s an endless trail. Adam Sklar makes bikes designed specifically for riding those trails. Read More »

Colorado Framebuilders BBQ

Colorado Framebuilders BBQ

The US state of Colorado is one of the most diverse of all fifty, and therefore one of the most beautiful — not to mention an inspiring destination for cycling. Naturally, a collection of framebuilders native to that state will be a diverse bunch too. The 27th of September 2014 is the date of the inaugural Colorado Framebuilders BBQ, celebrating that diversity, and you’re invited. Read More »