Category Archives: Fixed Gear

Why a fixed gear is better than a mountain bike for commuting

My main commuter bike is my Redline 925, its a fixed. But I also have my Ibex/Xtracycle when I need to carry a big load. I’ve come to the conclusion…

Riding a fixie for the first time

I don’t consider myself a Fixed Gear Rider expert, but I want to share some of my first time experiences riding a Fixed Gear bike to work. The first Fixed…

Liquor Run, Bike Commuter Style

On Saturday after my kids’ birthday party. My brother Randy, My brother in-law Dave and Moe decided to ride our bikes to do a liquor run. I busted out the…

Breaking in a Brooks Saddle.

Most of you read my post about my new Brooks B17 Saddle that I purchased for my Swobo Sanchez. One thing that I didn’t care for is the breaking in…

Brooks Baby!

Yes, it’s fixed gear Friday!! Check out my new acquisition for my Swobo Sanchez: A beautiful Brooks B17 Saddle: I wanted to customize my Swobo Sanchez with a retro-modern look…