Category Archives: Gear

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…

Commuting With Nirve Ultraliner

This morning’s bike commute was a cool 86 degrees. Cool you ask? Sounds warm, but compared to the hellish ride home of a scorching 106, 86 degrees isn‘t too bad….

Got any odd tools?

I know that many of our readers do their own bicycle maintenance and repair, and I am sure a few of you have collected tools over the years. If you…

New Toy

Got a new toy: a KMX Kart ST Class. I’ve been riding around the block with this interesting contraption and I get all sorts of looks and comments. Randy has…

Are mountain bikes the SUV’s of Urban Bikes?

This question was posed yesterday to Gary Fisher at the LA Bicycle Film Festival. Gary didn’t quite hear the question so we didn’t get a concrete answer. I will attempt…