Category Archives: Coffee
Team Intelligentsia Socks
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As someone who always finds himself with missing cycling socks, I don’t mind picking up novalty “team” socks once and a while, especially from great coffee roasters like Intelligentsia. You do like coffee, right? Thanks for the scoop Kyle!

Nov 2, 2012 1 comment
Fyxomatosis: E61 Mongoose Handle
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Espresso is a cyclist’s manna. I once heard someone say “so what does coffee have to do with cycling anyway?”. The E61 is one of the most famous espresso machines. Made by Faema, the team that sponsored Merckx in his early days, when he rode a De Rosa. So what does this have to do with a Mongoose grip on an E61 handle? Absolutely nothing. But it’s rad. Radness made by the Gonz in Melburn.

Follow @Gonzlab on Instagram for more intriguing creations and lots of bad grammar.

Thanks to FYXO for the photo!

Aug 27, 2012 4 comments
Pump Cold Brew
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When small companies spring up in a city like LA, people take notice. Throw a little bit of bicycle branding in there and you’ve got a successful business model. Pump Cold Brew is popping up throughout the local shops in LA. If you get a chance, pick up a bottle from Golden Saddle Cyclery.

Aug 25, 2012 2 comments
I Don’t Know What I Love More…
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This bike, or this Camera. I’ve been using the hell out of both as of late and while there’s not enough medium format content to make it an official Recent Roll post, there have been some gems coming out of this lens. The biggest challenge has been using this Distagon T* 50mm with its dual focusing rings. That and general exposure. Shooting with a Hasselblad has really changed the way I look at film photography. I don’t see myself picking up my AE-1 for a while.

See some more recent shots below…

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Aug 10, 2012 32 comments
Firefly: Mugs Now Available
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Finally, something we can all afford from Firefly! I’m not sure how long they’ll be in stock for, but at $35, they’re mighty tempting. Pick one up here.

Jul 2, 2012 Comments are OFF
SF #RideNStyle Weekend Randomness 03
SF Randomness

It’s the last day before the #RideNStyle competition here in SF. I rolled out the the #fixiefamous crowd from the Mission, out to the Embarcadero to see the course and bumped into all the fixed freestyle guys. The following set is all over the place but there are some gems in there!

Click the above photo to launch the gallery, or here to open in a new tab.

Apr 27, 2012 11 comments