Jenny says “Girls just wanna have fun!”

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My bike would say…

have a cup of joe a day, listen to the Gratful Dead, and ride FUCKING Track Bikes!

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More made in the U.S.A!

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“These beauties are cnc’d in the USA and utilize a proprietary tooth profile for smooth and quiet operation. The 49-52’s utilize a solid body design with reliefs in the back for weight savings, while the 46-48’s have full cutouts.

In sticking with the theme of our aluminum track bike, the Thunderdome, we named them after Mad Max’s car, the Pursuit Special.”

Now go find a dealer near you!

No fumar en el velódromo de San Diego…

a menos que usted es Homer Simpson.

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Doug Dalrymple took this super rad photo at the San Diego Velodrome while bike trippin’ across America and photographing the people and places still producing products here.

Wanna see more of his work, then I’d follow him on Instagram or checkout his sight North American Workers!

The Secret Life of a Cycle Courier!

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When I became a bicycle courier I found that I loved cycling for a living. I loved the exhilaration of pedalling quickly through the city, flowing between stationary cars and weaving through the lines of moving traffic. I loved the mindlessness of the job, the absolute focus on the body in movement, the absence of office politics and cubicle-induced anxiety. I loved the blissful, annihilating exhaustion at the end of a day’s work, the dead sleep haunted only by memories of the bicycle. Hypnagogic jerks, those juddery twitches that occur on the edges of sleep, were smoothed out into circular pedal-strokes of the legs. Most of all, I loved learning what London taxi drivers call the Knowledge: the litany of street names and business addresses that constitutes a particular map of the city, parallel to that contained within the A–Z street atlas but written on the brain, read by leg and eye.

Continue reading…HERE!

And buy Cyclogeography – Journeys of a London Bicycle Courier by Jon Day…HERE!