Videos: ‘Unstoppables’ Featuring Miguel & Paco, And The BMX Twins

Black Train Films sent us the latest segments in their heartrending documentary Unstoppables – the story of the Pirates Team which is made up of a passionate group of cyclists with physical disabilities. See the intro to their documentary here. They describe their newest segment shown above: “We have now launched our latest video. It […]

Video: Miguel Indurain visits with the Unstoppables crew

 Above is a clip from Miguel Indurain’s visit with the racers in the Unstoppables documentary. The folks at Black Train Films sent this press release: The protagonists of the “Unstoppables” films recently had a very special visitor: Miguel Indurain, five-times winner of the Tour de France. They spent the day filming him and put a […]

Video: Unstoppables’ Juanjo Mendez

This is the story of Juanjo Méndez, who is featured in the movie: Unstoppables. He lost both his left arm and leg in a motorcycle accident. He is now in London racing for gold in the Paralympics – at 48yo! His events start tomorrow – we wish him the best! Thanks to Daniel at BlackTrainFilms for the […]

Friday Roundup – Bicycle Bits & Pieces

The inventor of the modern “safety bicycle”, JK Starley, gets a birthday card from all cyclists placed on his grave as a thanks for making the world a better place. The billions of bicycles made since the 1890s owe their design to Starley’s original Rover Safety Bicycle. Full PR and more images after the break. […]

Video: A Cadet’s Life

More inspiration from the folks at Black Train Films and their documentary Unstoppables. This clip is the story of Rodri, “a 88yo guy who rides 25km every day and has not been sick once. He had a bike accident 25 years ago on the road, then went track cycling and has been training every day since. It is quite […]

Friday Roundup – Bicycle Bits & Pieces

The clip above is from the documentary-in-work “Unstoppables“. BlackTrainFilms needs your help to complete this inspiring project as they follow a group of cyclists preparing for the London 2012 Paralympic Games. For a limited time, Suspension Experts of Asheville, NC, are offering “a VERY aggressive trade in for your old fork, regardless of condition, toward the purchase of a […]