This video is called “Fixie Lords: Fixed Gear Subculture”. Yes, you just read “fixie” on this blog. I’ve always avoided that word and while it does carry a certain connotation, so does riding a fixed gear, as these Appalachian State University students explore.
“The fixed gear subculture in Boone is barely alive but alive it is. This documentary bring you into the life of a few select students who partake in fixed gear riding in this mountainous area. When there is only 12 of you in the city it’s pretty easy to be a tight knit subculture.”
Sure, this topic’s been covered a thousand times but that doesn’t mean it’s not interesting to watch. And then, across the country comes the Fixed Philosophy:
Similar videos, difference cities.