Category: The Blog

Salsa Fargo custom build and Kona Big Unit…

Spring is here and with that comes a lot of tune-up work, thanks go out to all who have brought their bikes in for the good ol yearly check up. We’ve got some good projects in the works so be sure to keep an eye out for some hot new bikes on our site. Here’s… Read more »

Glow in the dark bikes…

We’ve received some really cool bikes these last couple days. The Paddy Wagon features a high bottom bracket, increased pedal clearance for fixed riding, but maintains classic road geometry with fender clearance for funky-less commuting. Kona’s Africa Bike is designed specifically to provide effective, affordable transportation to those who need a bike that gets the… Read more »


NORTH AMERICAN HANDMADE BICYCLE SHOW COVERAGE>>> Drew shot a bunch of pics from this year’s show, click the link below to see all the beautiful bikes. For the past three years, I have attended the North American Hand Built Bike Show. The first was Portland.,second Indianapolis and this year, Richmond. Now we all know,there are… Read more »

Surly Steamroller with a few add-ons

It’s awlays nice when some one buying a bike adds on a couple extra changes to make it a little different. This Surly Cream Roller was lucky enough to recieve a Brooks B17 and some straight bars with Brooks grips.

Brooks grips and Klean Kanteen products

NEW IN TODAY>>> In the Brooks tradition, their grips are made of natural leather, the same long wearing leather used for our saddle tops. Each grip is made with a stack of leather washers cut from the scrap of our saddle tops. These washers are held together by 3 spokes, enabling the grip to be… Read more »

Out of town cycling events…

The North American Handmade Bicycle Show is taking place this weekend in Richmond, Virginia. Check back for full coverage for the show. There looks to be some pretty hot bikes this year, like the PHIL WOOD x Independent Fabrication track bike pictured below. Rays MTB park is probably one of the most amazing places to… Read more »

Watch this video for a good laugh…

This has got to be one of the best cycling pranks ever. Imagine yourself cranking up dog hill, turn the corner and you run into this… Kona is offering special pricing on their remaining 09 models. You get a new bike at a discounted price… not bad. Let us know if there’s a bike your… Read more »

Movement – Marcas Grubbs We The People edit

Louisville local Marcas Grubbs put in some hard work these past two weeks for this new We The People edit . Look foward to more edits filmed by MOVEMENT in the near future including a day from Ft. Duffield.

10,000 photo

This was the 10,000th photo I’ve taken with my camera and it’s ironic being of the 2009 Photography Annual by Rouleur. Be sure to crack this one open next time your in the shop to see photos from the world’s largest races such as the Paris-Roubaix to the Tour de France and the Giro d’Italia.

Local love and beautiful roads

It’s hard to think about not being able to go to a store and get that hard to find CD you’ve been wanting. Louisville’s famous Ear x Tacy needs a little support to get through tough times and the age of digital music. We can remember the first time we stepped foot inside the huge… Read more »