Updates From The Shop

TransAm Gear: Silca

When Josh Poertner took over Silca in 2013, it seemed an unusual move for the technical director of Zipp to move from cutting edge wheels to pumps…. But when the Super Pista Ultimate pump was released, it...

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A little English Cycles video

Local University of Oregon student Bobby Schenk asked if he could make a short film about English Cycles; I was happy to help out, and he was kind enough to give me the result to...

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Socks! Look good! Feel awesome! Help animals!

This from teammate and sock-guru Andrew (thanks fella!): English Cycles and Handlebar Mustache have collaborated on a limited edition run of socks with all profits benefiting the Willamette Animal Guild (W.A.G.). ...

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TransAm gear – Kali Tava helmet

Finding the right helmet for the TransAm took a while. I wanted some form of ‘aero road’ helmet for speed. A mainly closed top to avoid sunburn to the scalp (been there before….). And most...

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TransAm gear: Exposure lights

My TransAm strategy was to ride fast and get a decent night’s sleep – this meant that I would be able to charge batteries every night, and didn’t plan on riding in the dark too much. That combined...

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5th September 2017

There was one benefit to my TransAm attempt being cut short – I was able to race quite a lot of the local Tuesday night criteriums! Really fun getting to race with the team; we had up to five of us in the...

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4th September 2017

A nice article and English Cycles and Velo in the local paper...

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