Handbuilt Bicycle Guide

Shows & Events

April 2019

The joy of creating a framebuilder show

Minnesota has such a great cycling culture and so many great bike builders that it deserves its own show, but Minnecycle founder Erik Noren doesn't always love the set-up tribulations of hosting an event like this.

Retailers

April 2019

Bicycles and Coffee: quality matters

Bicycles and Coffee, a retail shop in the western Washington DC suburb of Purcellville, Virginia, serves up the best of artisan bicycles and coffee.

Bicycles

April 2019

Bicycles

April 2019

Bicycles

April 2019

Seven Cycles to collaborate with Chris King

The longstanding trade relationship between Seven and Chris King is expanding to include collaborative marketing, market intelligence and new product releases. It also includes Chris King wheelsets only available on Sevens.

Frame Builders

April 2019

Engin Cycles' urban single-track slayer

Philadelphia-based Engin Cycles displayed a Ti hardtail mountain bike at the 2016 Philly Bike Expo built for the trails of northern California, but equally at home on local trails that builder Drew Guldalian claims constitute "some of the best urban single-track in the country."

Frame Builders

April 2019

Stanridge Cycles: Russian influence

Adam Eldridge of Stanridge Cycles brought a track bike to the 2016 Philly Bike Expo that was inspired by the Soviet team pursuit bikes of the 1980s.

Bicycles

April 2019

Bishop Bikes: New classics

Chris Bishop of Baltimore, Maryland, builds custom frames that evoke the spirit and all the good things about a bygone era.