The crew at RooDol are quickly making a name for themselves in the roller world and the videos they are producing are great as well.
Peep the rollers here.
Cycle Project Store just finished up a Soma Rush build and it is fire! In a world where everyone seems to be moving towards cheap aluminum cookie cutter frame sets it’s quite refreshing to see a build like this. Classic track geometry and Tange Prestige tubing, this new school build takes us back to what track bikes used to be. Continue reading
Take a look at this video from Seoul Fixed Gear! This is part 1 of their FGFS documentary.
Keep and eye out for the rest of the clips.
“Then suddenly my tires slipped at a hairpin and I went down. There was another guy from Team F.A.S.T. right behind me who couldn’t change his line F.A.S.T. enough and made a flip over my rear wheel (sorry Yvo). Luckily we both got back on our bikes and tried to close the gap to the first group. Unfortunately my sight was kind of blurry. First I thought I had sweat in my eye… but then I realized that I lost one of my contact lenses and did another 10 laps with just 50% of my eyesight.”
Check out the full report here.
Photo by Constantin Gerlach
MASH put out an awesome new video. Back to basics, Chas killed it.
Quick recap of Holy Crit 6! The 6th race marks the one year anniversary of Holy Crit. 54 people showed up to race in Singapore. Great turnout and fast riding.
There are a few cameos of my father, Zul Awab.
Video found here.
If you are like us you are curious about Keirin Racing. This video gives a great birds eye view of a full Keirin Race in Japan.
Video found here.
This year we had the opportunity to attend Bespoked at the Lee Valley Velodrome. One of the exhibitors that we met there were the guys from Grim. [We have featured their bespoke track frame on the blog here.] Before they made frames however, they made messenger bags, and from my experience quite a good one.