Friday Roundup – Bicycle Bits And Pieces

angry birds bike on ebay
 

  • Can’t get enough of Angry Birds? Check out the bike above – recently listed on ebay for $2,500 starting bid. It’s a 2011 Men’s Giant TCR, size Large. Bidding ends Saturday, Oct. 22nd.
  • Pedalfest happens this Saturday from 10am – 5pm at Jack London Square in Oakland, CA. It will have all things cycling – handmade and vintage bike show, vendors, beer garden, kids zone, live music, bmx and dirt track entertainment, and the Whiskey Drome! It’s FREE and so is the ride on the SF Bay Ferry if you have your bike with you.
  • The first issue of Switchback hits newsstands Nov. 1st. or, you can click here to subscribe.
  • Over The Top Travel has just been launched to offer you the cycling tour of a lifetime. Designed for active cyclists, the tours are in premium cycling destinations with fine dining and boutique hotel accommodations.

More cycling goodness after the break…

  • Looking for a job in the cycling industry? Salsa Cycles is looking for an Industrial Designer to join their team.
  • The Zombie Apocalypse will not be motorized
  • Do your clothes tell a story about your cycling adventures? Post your photo and story on Rapha’s FBpage and they’ll select a winner each week to receive a free pair of Rapha Jeans.
  • Check out KustomCaps for your custom laser-etched headset caps in a variety of anodized colors. They sell singles, but also sell larger batches for teams or for large events.

kustom headtube endcaps anodized and laser etched

  • FSA is cracking down on counterfeit goods being sold to distributors and on eBay worldwide. Fake components have shown up in Europe and North America on the auction site and through online retailers.

Comments

Matt - 10/23/11 - 4:06am

That Angry Birds bike is heinous

MissedThePoint - 10/23/11 - 9:10am

I saw that bike coming out of H&S Bicycles in Burbank. I think that’s the owner’s road bike.

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