Handbuilt Bicycle Guide

Bicycle Wheels

February 2019

The renaissance of the 650b wheel

Matt Butterman takes a look at influences that helped the present popularity of the 650b wheel. Updated August 9th with Tom Ritchey's contributions to the development of the 650b's use in mountain biking added.

Bicycles

February 2019

Bicycles

February 2019

Tubing & Materials

February 2019

Vari-Wall, the brand-behind-the-brand. Part One

Vari-Wall has a history with cycling that is far more expansive than even industry insiders are aware. Vari-Wall president, Randy Alexoff, gives a detailed, sometimes surprising, account of the company's history in this two-part feature.

Shows & Events

February 2019

Velo-Retro's Rose Bowl ride

Brian Ignatin visits Southern California and finds a charming, low-key retro scene that stole his heart away.

Tubing & Materials

February 2019

Shows & Events

February 2019

Shows & Events

February 2019