Bicycle Project: Part 3 – Custom Steel, Italy

There’s nothing like results to keep you pressing forward with your plan. Each time recognisable progress is made during a project or an endeavour, the rewards begin to pay off for making the initial start and applying more effort to get closer to the target. In Part 1 we covered the inspiration for the bicycleContinue reading “Bicycle Project: Part 3 – Custom Steel, Italy”

Bicycle Project: Part 2 – Custom Steel, Italy

Following on from Part 1 of the project story, Part 2 is the real guts of the project. Inspiration now qualified, like any change or project development there’s a critical point where ideas must turn into action, Part 2 is all about action. Three questions arose to prompt clear action: Who will prepare the frame?Continue reading “Bicycle Project: Part 2 – Custom Steel, Italy”

Bicycle Project: Part 1 – Custom Steel, Italy

Italian bicycles. They’re the desire of many a cycling enthusiast. Coppi, Colnago, Tommasini, Bianchi, Guerciotti, ALAN, Basso, Pinarello, Cinelli, De Rosa, Pegoretti, Wilier, they’re all marques swooned over, especially over a macchiato after the ride. Bonetti is not one you will hear of very often, but it’s out there. In January this year, we commissionedContinue reading “Bicycle Project: Part 1 – Custom Steel, Italy”

Tour of Friendship Cycle Race 2011, Thailand

The Tour of Friendship cycling race is an annual event held in May in the region of Bangkok Thailand. Asia’s biggest amateur race attracts around 300 competitors from Junior to Senior categories competing over five days and over 500 kilometres. Marlon competed in the 2011 edition, lucky to be invited to join the ANZA Mavericks cyclingContinue reading “Tour of Friendship Cycle Race 2011, Thailand”