Falcon Tire Ford Flex Series: Estevan Oriol x Michael Chacon

CultureComments ⋅ Jul 14, 2011
Filmed by Estevan & Willie Todelo and directed by Estevan Oriol, this video captures fixed gear rider Michael Chacon doing his thing on the sun-soaked streets of Venice and Santa Monica. Although the Chacon family is well-known throughout th...

alkr Work Sessions: Andy Ellis of Fixed Gear London

CultureComments ⋅ May 16, 2011
Bag and accessories brand alkr debut a new series of videos titled “Work Sessions.” First up is designer and head of Fixed Gear London. As a graduate of product design at Central Saint Martins, Ellis talks about his relation with fixe...

Asia Fixed Gear Championship 2011

EventsComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2011
In approximately one month’s time, a legion of fixed gear rides will descend upon China in participation of the first ever Asia Fixed Gear Championship in Shenzhen. The event will be held over two days on May 28 and 29 at the Fisherman’s Wh...

“Tokyo to Osaka” Film

CultureComments ⋅ Jan 13, 2011
In the summer of 2009, 13 cyclists from Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco took their fixies to the Land of the Rising Sun for an ambitious undertaking: a 350-mile tour from Tokyo to Osaka. Their goal (along with survival) was to experience...

Ostre Kolo / Fixed Gear Video

CultureComments ⋅ Sep 15, 2010
One of the most prevalent yet simplistic examples of mechanical engineering in our daily lives, the bike and namely fixed gears have undoubtedly captivated an audience the world over. In this video titled “Ostre Kolo / Fixed Gear” (lo...

TRAFIK Presents To Live & Ride in LA Trailer

CultureComments ⋅ Aug 24, 2010
Based on the fixed gear culture of Los Angeles, director David Rowe and TRAFIK unveil its official trailer for To Live & Ride in LA. The landscape comes into play with a number of highlights based on some of Los Angeles’ most iconic lo...

G-SHOCK: Messenger in New York City

CultureComments ⋅ Jun 24, 2010
G-SHOCK together with New York City bike messenger Joey Krillz highlight a routine day for the bike rider through the iconic sights of The Big Apple. Source: PROLLY IS NOT PROBABLY.

Coast No Coast: From Vancouver to Mexico

CultureComments ⋅ Jun 9, 2010
Coast no Coast is a new documentary film release that will cover the 2200 kilometer journey from Vancouver to Mexico on fixed gears. If you are American and cannot estimate the conversion to miles, that’s about 1000 miles of epic journey on...

Massan for Leader Bike Commercial

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Mar 24, 2010
DQM puts us onto this latest commercial spot for Leader Bike. Featuring hometown personality Massan, the video features some iconic San Francisco scenery in the two and a half minute clip. The video was shot by Colby Elrick and Colin Arlen of Mac...

Tokyo to Osaka for GOOD Magazine (Video)

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Feb 12, 2010
In the summer of 2009, 13 cyclists from Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco took their fixies to the Land of the Rising Sun for an ambitious undertaking: A 350-mile tour from Tokyo to Osaka. Their goal (along with survival) was to experience...

nabiis x FTC ‘Alchemy’ Frame

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 3, 2010
Taiwanese fixed gear crew, nabiis, has hooked up with FTC on this ‘Alchemy’ frame which nabiis has tested over a year. The black and gold colorway frames are available through FTC stores while the translucent gun metal colorway, trans...

Domeau & Peres x Pharrell Williams Brooklyn Machine Works Fixie Bike

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 7, 2009
Teaming up once again with design duo Domeau & Peres, musician/designer Pharrell Williams develops a new fixie bike alongside Brooklyn Machine Works, the New York-based bike company which he co-owns. The collaboration features a more “...

Griffin x Charge Bikes “The Plug” Fixed Gear Bike

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Sep 14, 2009
Multi-faceted label Griffin add their fashionista touch to a new collaboration alongside Charge Bikes. Dubbed the Plug Griffin, the fixed gear silhouette features a fully customized limited-edition The Plug model with stylish yet always functiona...

Fixé Magazine Launch (NSFW)

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Sep 9, 2009
Quickly becoming known as the magazine for cycle enthusiasts and now with 4 UK issues under their belt, Fixed magazine is growing rapidly. As part of its expansion, the bike-centric mag has been exported to France, not just as a reprint but with...

Carnival Tokyo x Kinfolk Fixed Gear Bike

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Aug 19, 2009
As an emerging bike-brand, Kinfolk looked to one of Japan’s most respected and established Keirin bike builders in Kusaka to produce and manufacture the brand’s frames. With few possessing the necessary knowledge, patience and underst...