Updates From The Shop

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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TransAm gear: SRAM eTap

When I was deciding on parts for shifting duties for the TransAm bike, it was basically down to two choices – because I wanted to be able to shift from both the brake hoods and from the aerobars, electronic...

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