Ever wondered who the patron saint of cyclists is? Wonder no more, it’s this lady right here: The Madonna del Ghisallo. This is an extract from ‘The Tablet’, 14th July 2007. “According to legend, the medieval Count Ghisallo was attacked by bandits while travelling near the village of Magreglio in Lombardy, northern Italy, when he […]
This 700c wheel (more photos here) has been given life using spare parts lying around in the workshop. The hub is a Shimano Deore LX 36 hole in black laced onto a black Rigida SX 100 rim (36 hole – obviously). Finished off with DT Swiss double butted spokes (2.0/1.8/2.0) with silver brass 12mm nipples. Laced using a […]
Coming soon… …several beautiful Bianchi road bikes at discounted prices. These bikes were ‘inherited’ when I bought the shop and are all 2006 models. Hand made in Italy, they ooze cool and at these prices it’s time to stop dreaming and start getting your wallet out. First come first serve basis only so watch this space.