Journal

OPEN U.P. Limited Edition with SRAM RED eTap AXS

OPEN U.P. Limited Edition with SRAM RED eTap AXS

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Forty. Is it more than just a number? For starters, it holds great significance among a number of religions, it's the number of spaces in a standard Monopoly game board, and as of today it's the number of OPEN UP Limited Edition gravel bikes that will be released to the...
No Flash in the Pan: the TIME Alpe d'Huez 01 Hero

No Flash in the Pan: the TIME Alpe d'Huez 01 Hero

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Amongst the wide array of road bikes framesets we've had at the shop from Pinarello, 3T, OPEN, and TIME, perhaps the least attention-grabbibng frame we've had on display is this silver and white frameset. While it lacks the immediate flash of a Dogma, or the instant recognizability of an orange...
The OPEN U.P. ENVE Edition is Born to the Purple

The OPEN U.P. ENVE Edition is Born to the Purple

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

The phrase "born to the purple" isn't used too often these days. Originally used to refer to children born of prominent, high-ranking, or royal parents, it distinguishes children born specifically during a parent's reign. Therefore, it only makes sense that an OPEN Cycle and ENVE Composites collaboration dons a color...
Custom Painted OPEN U.P.P.E.R.

Custom Painted OPEN U.P.P.E.R.

Written by Cody Wignall, on Mar 03, 2021

We had a lot of fun assembling this custom painted OPEN Cycle U.P.P.E.R. Frameset. OPEN offers the OPEN U.P.P.E.R. frameset in a raw, ready-to-paint finish. This allows the opportunity to go crazy with color and design; as such we've seen a number of custom OPEN colorways, from subdued to effortlessly...
Time for Something New: TIME Alpe d'Huez 01 Ulteam

Time for Something New: TIME Alpe d'Huez 01 Ulteam

Written by Cody Wignall, on Mar 03, 2021

As most of you know, we love TIME Sport. For those who didn’t, the cat’s out of the bag. For years we’ve loved their frames for their superior build quality and serious handling chops. While we’ve had our fair share of experience on their impressive line of road bikes, it’s...
Introducing Allied Cycle Works

Introducing Allied Cycle Works

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Talk about the city of Little Rock, Arkansas, and it's unlikely that you'll hear anything about cycling culture or heritage. That changes thanks to the city’s newest upstart, Allied Cycle Works, a small brand looking to prove that “Made in America” is more than just an idea. We loved the...