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Calendar / 2024 Calendar of Shows & Expos

2024-07-10 11:00:00

In 2024 there are more handbuilt bike shows than anytime this century. Here is a list of all the significant handbuilt bike expos and shows around the world that we've been able to find.

Frame Builders / July: An Unusual Talent

2024-07-04 11:11:00

The Covid shutdown of 2020 was pure opportunity for Ben Jurgensen, then a 33 year-old sculpture studio teacher at the Rhode Island School of Design. Freed from the routine of everyday life, he started on the path of bicycle frame building t...

Bicycles / Bilenky's Gravel eBike

2024-07-03 15:04:00

Bilenky Cycle Works stands among the select few bespoke frame builders ready and willing to craft ebikes, a fact starkly evident at the Philly Bike Expo where Steve Bilenky’s enterprise stood as a beacon amidst a sea of – albeit excelle...

The Ride / The Everything Bike - And Then Some

2024-06-30 19:19:00

An astonishingly efficient all-rounder, this bike by Naked does everything well. Its primary purpose is 75-100 mile mixed-surface rides with 10,000ft climbing and descending. Good riders on other bikes have been unable to even finish these ...
  • Frame Builders /

    2024-06-26 14:57:00

    Stepping up from bike maintenance to frame building is, well it's more a leap of faith. Charles Thompson of Fine Bikes completed that leap last year, and in the biking boom town of Raleigh, North Carolina, he's plying a healthy trade in par...

  • Shows & Events /

    2024-06-13 11:00:00

    A preview of Australia's leading handbuilt bike expo, formerly known as Handmade Bicycle Show Australia, or HBSA. Spoken runs June 14-16 in Melbourne, Victoria, and features the best of Australia's bike manufacturing alongside a wealth of g...

  • The Ride /

    2024-06-10 16:12:00

    Industry veteran Bob Mandelson recounts the infatuations and enduring loves of his long relationship with bicycles.

  • Bicycle Accessories /

    2023-05-04 19:29:00

    A small group of former Tesla engineers in California have made a game-changing ebike system. Bimotal is the company, Elevate is the product: a removable system standing at the forefront in weight, versatility and power.

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Bicycles / Bilenky's Gravel eBike

2024-07-03 15:04:00

Bilenky Cycle Works stands among the select few bespoke frame builders ready and willing to craft ebikes, a fact starkly evident at the Philly Bike Expo where Steve Bilenky’s enterprise stood as a beacon amidst a sea of – albeit excellent – custom built convention.

The Ride / Andre Haak's 1991 Colnago Master: Tall cool one

2018-08-23 06:50:00

Andre Haak bought a Colnago Master frameset that was ridden by Belgian superstar Edwig Van Hooydonck to victory in the 1991 Tour of Flanders, and recreated a Buckler team replica bicycle as Van Hooydonck would have ridden.