Feather Cycles

Feather Cycles Di2 Road

A name can carry serious weight. Unless, of course, your name is Ricky Feather, ex-pro BMXer, turned custom frame builder, who creates bicycles that give the impression of being able to float up mountains or, more exactly, being capable of… Read more »

Feather Cycles Magnus Walker 911R

Porsche’s 911 or Neunelfer is one of the most iconic automobiles of the twentieth century. You don’t even have to like cars to recognise it, but if someone mentions ‘Porsche’, the early 60s air-cooled, rear-engined Classic would be the one… Read more »

Feather Cycles Cyclocross

Autumn has descended upon the Northern Hemisphere, heralding the onslaught of cyclocross season. Component manufacturers must rub their hands with glee at the thought of all those mud-clogged derailleurs and drivetrains. So is Ricky Feather, who has somehow managed to… Read more »

Feather Cycles x John Smedley

The Union Jack and bicycles are are making a fashionable combination this year, what with the ongoing success of Bradley Wiggins and Team GB’s domination of the Road and Track events at the 2012 Olympic Games. Ricky Feather would have… Read more »

Feather Cycles No. 50

We’ve all asked ourselves what we’d have built if we had carte blanche for the custom frame builder of our choice. Ricky Feather has gone a long way in answering that question: his fiftieth frame coincided with the 2012 Bespoked… Read more »

Feather Cycles Single Speed

The last three frames to emerge from the Yorkshire workshop of Ricky Feather have been a departure from his usual repertoire: we’ve seen a striking mixte and an internal-hubbed, disc-braked all-rounder. The third is Hin’s single speed – the latest… Read more »

Feather Cycles Black Track

Ricky Feather is rapidly establishing himself as the UK’s preeminent custom builder. His portfolio continues to grow with a slew of stylish executions and his latest piece, a satin black street track frame, reveals both his respect for tradition and… Read more »