Velo City: Bicycle Culture and City Life

Vanguard RYO

5 YEARS AGO / 3 COMMENTS / COMMUTER BICYCLES

There’s no doubting the intimidating effect that fat bikes and their 4-inch-plus tires have, for the simple promise of their ability to roll through terrain previously thought to be impenetrable by bicycle, like sand, snow and head-size rocks. It was inevitable that they begin to encroach on the city limits, like Jeeps with asphalt-only rubber.…

Vanguard Cycles Jiyuu

Vanguard Cycles Jiyuu

6 YEARS AGO / 8 COMMENTS / COMMUTER BICYCLES

Lorong Halus is a public area in Singapore that combines a man-made wetlands with recreational parks and a bike track. It’s significant because it began life as one of the region’s largest rubbish dumps for 30 years before it’s transformation. It’s also significant because one of the latest offerings by Vanguard Cycles is directly inspired…

Velo City: Bicycle Culture and City Life

Vanguard Yura

Shaun and Jacinta Sonja run Vanguard Designs, a studio in Singapore who create one-off bicycles assembled from a vast array of genres and styles. The…

Vanguard Biscotti

Singapore-based bicycle boutique, Vanguard, have produced some eclectic combinations of vintage frames and components, but their latest creation, Biscotti, is a complete summation of their…