Saturday November 30th saw the 2nd round of the revolution series to come to my hometown of Glasgow. We were lucky enough to be invited along by Evans Cycles to watch the evenings racing and to have a good look at the new HOY bikes range. Which luckily enough for me meant I got to share 45 minutes on track with Sir Chris himself in order to have a closer look at the Fiorenzuola track bike in action.
Click Read more for the full report of the evening and initial thoughts on the range.
Many thanks to Sir Chris and Evans Cycles for the invite and to Stephen Hughes for the captures.
For those that live in a bubble and are not aware, SPIN x LCF is this weekend and Ragpicker will there displaying their new collection, plus launching and selling The 5th Floor Cap. Make sure you grab yours. Ragpicker will also be displaying a few of our own products. Get your free tickets here or pay £5 on the day.
My final 2 weeks in Austin carried on the trajectory set up from the first. The Team Yacht Club guys were exceptional hosts and the racing coalition continued as we hit up Georgetown CX for a full weekends racing. I was fortunate enough to grab a 4th on the Saturday followed by a 2nd on the Sunday.
Union of Pedallers has been established by a group of good dudes from the UK who are seeking to strengthen the market position of the independent cycling brands that are really responsible for the responsiveness and development of UK cycling and design & craftsmanship. Go down to look mum no hands and champion their cause and have a damn good time too. Details here.
The final race of the 2013 Red Hook Criterium Championship is only 10 days away. Unfortunately we won’t there this time, due to other commitments. We wish all of our friends best of luck. Head over to RHC’s site or Facebook page for more details and don’t miss out on this one. Also, click below for the alternate postes artwork by Daniele Falcone.