Handbuilt Bicycle News

Opinion

October 2020

Craig Calfee: Fake it till you make it - as long as no one gets hurt

"It takes courage to build a bike that will be compared to the likes of Rob English or Steve Potts. But most are trying something completely different rather than compete on that level." Craig Calfee thinks new builders are a courageous breed, deserving support and encouragement from established masters.

People

October 2020

Plenty of carbon, not so much copy

Craig Calfee's innovative frames were the first to gain acceptance of carbon fiber as a new material among pro cyclists back in 1991. He has not stopped inventing newer and better approaches since then, and now leads the development of road racing bikes with rear suspension.

Marketplace

October 2020

Marketplace

October 2020

Bespoked

October 2020

Bicycle Components

October 2020

Paul's nod to Grounation Day

April 21 is the anniversary of Grounation Day, Haile Selassie's historic visit to Jamaica in 1966. Paul Components commemorate this great day with a Rasta-themed skewer set.

Shows & Events

October 2020

Shows & Events

October 2020

In Defense of Eroica California

Vintage bike collector and rider Brian Ignatin gives a defense of Eroica California, under criticism for being too exclusive based on seemingly arbitrary equipment restrictions.