If you’ve been thinking of moving on the Bugatti Type 57 in the garage because you need more space, here’s an ideal replacement: Mitch Pryor, of MAP Bicycles, has just listed one of his gorgeous 650B porteurs for sale. This… Read more
It’s usually around this time of the year that I quietly regret not being a resident of the United States, because it would make it that little easier to attend the North American Handmade Bicycle Show. This year it is… Read more »
One of the more quietly spoken builders from Portland, Oregon, is Mitch Pryor of MAP Bicycles. The subtlety of his frames belie their quality, and reinforce the maxim that real style doesn’t need to shout.
It’s easy to tell when someone is passionate about what they do. Mitch Pryor exhibits that trait with each build he creates; it’s obvious he’s intent on establishing MAP Bicycles as a premium providore of boutique touring bicycles. This is… Read more »
The latest build by Mitch Pryor of Portland-based MAP Bicycles has been categorized on their website as ‘Special Purpose’. The Pass Hunter isn’t strictly a cyclocross bike, as it’s listed here. But I guess there’s a rider out there who… Read more »
Maybe it’s my encroaching years but I continue to look at randonneuse as the ultimate bicycle. I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to ride long distances on my bicycle with friends and by myself, and there truly is no finer… Read more »