The Karoo Is Calling: Tour Of Ara 2016

The Karoo Is Calling: Tour Of Ara 2016

2 YEARS AGO / NO COMMENTS / CULTURE

When you’re stuck inside your comfort zone, you stop learning. In October, the 2016 Tour of Ara will take place: a supported 800km+ of racing over six days through the Karoo — a semi-desert region of South Africa. That’s far enough out of your comfort zone to do some serious learning.

'Buitestander': Mercer Cycles Dirt Tourer

‘Buitestander’: Mercer Cycles Dirt Tourer

2 YEARS AGO / NO COMMENTS / TOURING BICYCLES

Dave Mercer must be one of the world’s most eloquent frame builders, wielding as much talent with the pen — or keyboard — as he does with the torch. His blog posts reveal the consideration he bestows upon each frame which, in turn, inspire their riders. Stan Engelbrecht was compelled to write a lengthy account…


The Vicious Cycle

10 reproductions of Spider Murphy’s 1975 white Pipeline Gun, reinterpreted by 10 artists in the Dutch style of Delftware. A series of bodysurfing handplanes in…