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All Mixte Up: Rivendell Rossco Bubbe

All Mixte Up: Rivendell Rosco Bubbe

8 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / COMMUTER BICYCLES

One of Rivendell’s less-well-known models, Rosco Bubbe, still garners enough reverence to sell out each short production run. Photographer Josh Estey managed to nab this one for himself, after a persistent chase and built it up in a most individual way.

Rivendell All-Rounder

6 YEARS AGO / 4 COMMENTS / COMMUTER BICYCLES

As you’d expect, he who designed a bike as special as the Bridgestone X0-1 should have fairly relevant things to say about cycling. Grant Petersen is that man; former manager of Bridgestone Cycles USA, now head honcho at Rivendell Bicycle Works, “purveyor of lugged steel bicycle frames, smart parts and accessories, wool clothing, leather saddles…

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Rivendell Protovelo

The cult following Rivendell Bicycle Works has attained never ceases to amaze me. More than any other marque, Rivendells are spoken about in awed tones…

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