Thursday, July 29, 2010
Our dear friend Danilo from Minas Gerais, Brazil did a Singapore transit enroute to Sumatra as part of his three year long round the world cycling trip. Taking him through 50 countries pedaling for 43000 km, through 5 continents...'Objective is to educate people about the use of the bicycle from a new perspective of the world, with a new equilibrium of mind, of the society and of the economy.'
Posted by shaun at Thursday, July 29, 2010
Monday, July 26, 2010
Thursday, July 22, 2010
'Dedicated to the design of all things fast, visually and literally.
Founded by Chris Flechtner over ten years ago, Speed Shop marries off-center design with meticulous craftsmanship. Creating designs that blur the past with the present, making timeless pieces with integrity, personality and soul. This return to the day when the designer was the builder is enhanced with the tools of today.'
"Chris is one of the rare people able to think it, model it, build it and ride it."
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Sunday, July 18, 2010
'For those who love coffee you would know that the best coffee you’re going to find is at one of many independent cafe’s around London, and they would probably be on your daily agenda. A while ago we saw larger coffee corporations starting to look to the independent’s for design and coffee-making tips in an attempt to reach back out to those choosing independent coffee shops over larger corporations.
With a selection of independent coffee shops achieving what many corporations can only hope to achieve with regards to coffee and design, people are now looking for the next new and exciting offer when it comes to coffee. With the new bike sharing scheme starting this month London’s Cycle Cafe’s are becoming even more popular as the hangout of choice for café and coffee lovers with two wheels.'
via YourStudio's blog.
Sunday, July 11, 2010
The association of Marmande Etoile d'Argent (France) on 21-22 August 2010 organizes the second edition of "L'historique" for vintage cycles. They can only participate in cycles manufactured before 1960.
For information and registration:
The Historical-Etoile d'Argent
47200 Marmande, France
Tel 05 53895024 17904492 -06
Mark Cavendish riding a prestigious vintage bike Taurea....
June's British magazine GQ in sports; The charmed imagery accompanying the article Mark Cavendish wearing vintage clothing designer Dolce & Gabbana and riding a bike of the 40s. The bike chosen by the editors of the magazine is a 1948 Taurea.
70km... Locations: Oudenaarde - Moregem - Wannegem-Lede - Nokere - Elsegem - Berchem - Kwaremont - Zulzeke - Melden - Nukerke - Maarke-Kerkem - Schorisse - Kerselare - Oudenaarde
Slopes : Oude Kwaremont , Stokstraat , Taaienberg , Nokereberg
Cobblestones: Huisepontweg , Doorn
via Centre RVV.