Updates From The Shop

9 July 2014

When I first started building under my own name back in 2008, I asked Misha what color she thought would look good for a frame, and she suggested baby blue. I found a powdercoat called ‘baby blue...

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6 July 2014

Ah, bike racing….. you can do everything right all day, then just mess it up at the end – my mistake yesterday I’m glad to say wasn’t as dramatic as Mark Cavendish at the Tour, but I had the...

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3 July 2014

Stems! I finally put some time into my stem jig to make the process easier – and then built two custom stems. One is to match an upcoming frameset build, the other a custom build for a cyclocross bike,...

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18 June 2014

This year I started working with Roger and his group at Stoller down in LA. Lance’s bike was the first build to come out of the collaboration, which includes a donation to help support Sanctuary One with each...

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8 June 2014

Photoshoot day! Tina came down on Thursday, to get some pictures of the expanded room in the B&B, plus five finished bikes. All lined up ready to go – the resulting studio shots will be posted...

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2 June 2014

One down, two to go… Yesterday was the Oregon Gran Fondo, the first of the Triple Crown events for 2014. And I guess I can say I’m consistent – for the third year running I won the hillclimb, and...

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20 May 2014

Saturday was the Oregon Team Time Trial Championships. Now I haven’t raced much so far this year, and had mostly been intending to take a year off from time trialling (mainly because what used to be a lovely...

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