By: chris

2012 Seoul Bike Show

Big thanks to everyone who came out on the weekend to the 2012 Seoul Bike Show and also to our friends at Highland Sports. To get Orontas in Korea drop them a line; Highland Sports hlsc.co.kr info [at] hlsc.co.kr

ACTIVIST PROFILE: MAX – NORTHERN STANDARD BIKE POLO

O: What’s Northern Standard (NS) all about and how long have you been doing it? M: Northern Standard is a 1.5 year old company that makes specialized products for the sport of hardcourt bike polo. We actually started developing a mallet head design well before we became a company and during that process saw lots [...]

FEATURED STORE: TWO WHEELS GOOD – HAMBURG

Two Wheels Good sells a carefully curated range of urban commuter bicycles. Besides bikes they offer a selection of beautiful accessories like bags, saddles, international magazines, limited edition prints and photography. With the goal of building community through bicycles, Two Wheels Good regularly organizes events like an English Cycle Style night or a swap meet [...]

STOCKHOLM, MEET ORONTAS

Our friends at ILIKEBIKE in Sweden have set up an Orontas window display at their Showroom A-T-R in the trendy Södermalm area of Stockholm (Åsögatan 122, 116 24 Stockholm, Sweden).

Featured Store: 48×17 – Athens

48×17 is a project space based in central Athens devoted to urban cycling, whatever form it might take: fixed gear, road racers, cyclocross or just commuting bikes. It was founded by people that met within the local bike community then moved on either to bike messengering or sports cycling.

ORONTAS At The Canadian Embassy In Tokyo

Last week we had the chance to take over the Canadian Embassy in Tokyo as part of an exhibit of Canadian bike products in Japan. We’d like to thank the Canadian Embassy, our partners Aki and all the (over 500!) dealers that came by! To learn more about Orontas in Japan, visit us here; http://www.akiworld.co.jp/orontas/

Orontas At The ING Café This Summer

Our friends at the ING DIRECT Café (221 Yonge Street, Toronto) are offering the full line of Orontas products all summer with the proceeds going to support Evergreen’s bike programming. So drop by, check out the display and grab some products for a good cause!

Play Nation & Orontas @ Design Exchange

The Design Exchange is having an exhibit on all things outdoor/sport either made or designed in Canada! Called Play Nation, our friends Cervelo – of course – make an appearance as do many other great Canadian co.’s. As the second largest country with one of the worldʼs lowest population densities, Canada is known for vast [...]

The Northside’s

A few days have passed and hopefully bruses have (started) to heal from the intensity that was the Northside Bike Polo Championships 2011 here in Toronto! Big congrats to the (predominantly) hometown boys DTGP and a huge tip of the hat to all the organizers/volunteers who put on a great show for us all! Results: [...]

MEC BikeFest

This Saturday (June 25th) is MEC Bikefest here in Toronto as well as in many other cities across Canada. (you may have missed it in you’re home town, or it may be still upcoming, so check the dates!) Bikefest is a great way to grab some parts, donate a bike, get your ride tuned or [...]

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