Posts tagged "bicycle"
Bike vs Cars: We Are Many - Kickstarter project by Fredrik Gertten

Bike vs Cars: We Are Many – Kickstarter project by Fredrik Gertten

Bikes vs Cars – We Are Many is not only a film, it’s a bigger global movement. This feature-length documentary by Swedish director Fredrik Gertten (nown for his documentary film Bananas!)  is a work-in-progress aiming for 2014 release.  Fredrik Gerten would like it to be used an engine for all of us that think change is...
POC enters the road bike scene

POC enters the road bike scene

Swedish POC enters the road bike scene. The Receptor Commuter is developed for the needs of today’s urban cyclists. Safety features include heritage from Receptor+, possibly the most advanced multi-purpose helmet out there. The outer shell is durable and houses apartially PC-covered in-mold liner, reinforced in strategic areas for highest possible safety. Partial doubbleshell system. Magnetic buckle....
Hövding Guerilla event - live crashes in Stockholm

Hövding Guerilla event – live crashes in Stockholm

These accidents with Hövding, the invisible airbag bicycle helmets, were shot in Stockholm today in close cooperation with Stuntgruppen. You can read our earlier stories about Hövding here and here.
Porteur - a one for one membership based bicycle brand

Porteur – a one for one membership based bicycle brand

Porteur is a new membership based bicycle brand and concept. It comes to life with a promise – One for One. The Porteur bicycle is designed for a unique look and feel, but made truly special by those who use it. The first bicycles are sold in a limited edition only. They all come with a promise: for...
Magnetic bike lights from Copenhagen Parts

Magnetic bike lights from Copenhagen Parts

There are very few good looking slimline bike lights. Copenhagen Parts wanted something that looked good, worked well and, most importantly, could be fitted and removed instantly. The answer was – magnets. Magnets and steel tubes are an obvious match but we’ve spent a lot of time working on selecting the right components and perfecting...
World's largest design award to the invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding

World’s largest design award to the invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding

The invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding which David Report covered in an article a while ago has received the worlds largest design award, INDEX. The prestigious design award of EUR 100 000 was received during a formal ceremony in Copenhagen’s Opera House in the presence of the Danish Crown Prince and Crown Princess, during Thursday...
Leading the way in city cycling

Leading the way in city cycling

Japanʼs cool bicycle company, tokyobike, will be running free bike maintenance workshops over the next two weeks at its brand new pop-up shop in Rivington Street. tokyobikeʼs expert mechanic on loan from our Head Quarters in Tokyo will lead the sessions, bringing his meticulous craftsmanship to our London workshop. The sessions have been created to...
BikeCare: sustainable, ethical and oil-free bike maintenance

BikeCare: sustainable, ethical and oil-free bike maintenance

Orontas Inc. is a lifestyle maintenance company. Based in Toronto, Orontas manufactures and distributes high performance, sustainable and nontoxic recreational and household products. In Spring 2011, Orontas launched their first extended product line for bike care featuring lubricant, cleaner, plant-based lube and waterproof grease. Founders Chris and George uphold the company to a high ethical...
Elian Cycles – artisans driven by a sense of tradition and an eye for improvement

Elian Cycles – artisans driven by a sense of tradition and an eye for improvement

Elian designs and builds bikes for people who appreciate craftsmanship. Classic bikes with a modern influence. Not because the market wants it, but out of a personal need for stylish and sporty transportation in the city. It all started with the Elian 01-Cargo, a lightweight carrier cycle which, thanks to a steel frame structure of...
The invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding

The invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding

After several years of research and development a bicycle helmet unlike anything available on the market was launched yesterday. It’s bicycle helmet called Hövding (chieftain) that does not even sit on your head. The founders and inventors Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin showed up world news at the Technical Fair in Stockholm. - We wanted...