FISTA bike crew: Stockholm

Thanks to our Superb track frames we have made many new friends across the globe. One of those is with the bike crew FISTA out of Stockholm, Sweden. It turns out that a few members are riding our Superb Sprint frame sets and by the looks of their Instagram photos they are having a blast. You can check out their site here, www.fistasthlm.com and follow them on Instagram @fistasthlm

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The Brooks Cambium C17

The Brooks Cambium C17 is the real deal. Having put a few thousand miles into my B17, making it insanely comfortable, I was pretty curious about the hype surrounding this vulcanized rubber saddle. We had gotten a C17 test saddle from Brooks to try out so I threw it on my bike for a week and was immediately impressed. It was immediately comfortable and easy to ride and since the geometry is closely modeled after that of the B17 I felt right at home.

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What truly sold me on it was the fact that it’s fully waterproof. No more dropping my burrito mid-bite to rush out side and cover up my B17 when a downpour suddenly comes on. After a week with the test saddle I picked up my own in the sleek looking slate color. Additionally everything on the C17 is replaceable and it does not require any special tools to maintain, a nice advantage over it’s leather counterparts. At just $160 this was an easy decision.

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Stoked to say we’ve restocked our Cambium line at the shop with the Men’s and Women’s C17 in both natural and slate. We also filled out our entire range of Brooks’ Men’s and Women’s saddles from the B17 to the B67 and beyond. Don’t forget to keep your eyes peeled for the new C15 coming this Fall.

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2015 Fuji Feathers: Now in stock!

We recently received the new 2015 Fuji Feather fixed gear / single speed bikes. The feather has continuously been one of our best selling bikes based on its great value and design. We have a good stock of Black, Red, and Mint in stock now but they are already moving quickly so stop in to test ride one today! $520
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Superb Sprint: New Colors and Inventory!

New colors of the Superb Sprint are now available. Gloss Black with Teal logos and Kawasaki green are in stock in sizes XS-XL. These are still one of the lightest track/singlespeed frames out there at just 3lbs 5oz and give a very nice stiff ride. We would also love to build one up for you as a custom build, just ask!

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Superb Overland Prototype

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We have been working up this Overland frameset for a little while now and finally got in the first prototype. It is currently built up as a 1×10 with a riser bar and trigger shifter. The frame can easily be built up with a front derailleur and drop bars if you want to set it up for cross or gravel. It will easily clear a 700×40 tire or 700×35 plus fenders. It has mounts for fenders and front and rear racks so you could set it up for touring/commuting as well (some mounts are hidden on the inside of the tubes). Like the name suggests it is intended to go the distance over many different terrains, therefor we went with durable and comfortable chromoly steel. This prototype is 4130, but we are on the fence about using columbus steel in the production model. Would you be willing to pay an extra $100 for Columbus Zona over 4130? I know I would! The fork utilizes a large classy crown for all that extra tire clearance. Our plan is to offer this as a frameset and complete. I have already started testing this bike and am looking forward to taking it out on some trails to see how far I can really push it.

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