Category: Featured Store

Featured Store: tokyobike – London

tokyobike is a small, independent bicycle company founded in 2002 in the quiet Tokyo suburb of Yanaka. The name was derived from the design of the bikes. In the same way the mountain bike was designed for the mountains so tokyobike was designed for Tokyo. Based on the concept of ‘Tokyo Slow’ the bikes are [...]

FEATURED STORE: GALLANT BICYCLES – TORONTO

Gallant Bicycles is a made-to-order bike shop in downtown Toronto started by Jason Wood and Tony Mammoliti. In addition to retailing Orontas in their Bloor St. shop Gallant uses Orontas when assembling their custom bikes right here in Toronto.

FEATURED STORE: MISSION BICYCLE – SAN FRANCISCO

Mission Bicycle Company began with a simple premise: Give people the bicycle they want and they’ll ride. To that end, each bike is custom designed by each rider, and then hand built in San Francisco. In addition, Mission Bicycle curates unique and locally made accessories for the city commuter.

FEATURED STORE: GEAR SHOP – BRISBANE

Gear Shop Brisbane opened up in January 2009, founded by a dutch national, who found his way to Australia in 2008. Over the last 4 years the shop has grown considerably from stocking just a few completes and frames to stocking over a 12+ completes on rotation, countless frames and parts as well as distributing [...]

FEATURED STORE: BICYCLE STORE – PARIS

Since 2008 Bicycle Store Paris has specializes in high-end Fixies, Beach Cruiser, Vintage Italian bikes and Brompton folding bicycles for city use. The shop is presented in a concept store design and layout very different from those found in traditional bicycle shops. Each season the shop is used as a gallery for different artists they [...]

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 [...]

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.

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