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Blacksmith Travel 2016 Edition

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We are planning two trips in 2016, and both are now open for pre-registration... Details below... Tour de Blacksmith v. 2  - Italy to Croatia and Back w/ Mike Garrigan 8 days / $3,800 CAD plus flight / Mid-June 2016 / Difficulty = Medium to Hard 2015 trip slideshow tells most of the tale or check #tourdeblacksmith on instagram Maximum 8 customers / daily follow vehicles / hotels, farm-stays and lodges All food and drink covered / Flight into and out of Trieste, Italy / Varied terrain Boulder Pro Luxury Trip with Cognoscenti Tours in August, 2016 5 days / $4,400 USD plus flight / August 13th to...

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Blacksmith End of Season Ride

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SURPRISE!! We are dropping our end of season ride with only 21 hours notice.   Date: THIS Saturday, October 17th, as in tomorrow. Time: 9 am sharp departure from Mono, ON Location: 754483 Mono Centre Road - plenty of parking spaces Route: 120 km of road with just a touch of gravel, at a medium pace Guides: Mike Garrigan, Linda Shin, and the Blacksmith crew Details: - Meet in Mono for 8:30 am pre-ride coffee and snacks; - Secret route to Creemore with mid-ride food, bathroom and coffee break; - Hidden KOM with secret prizes for male and female riders; -...

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#ProjectCustomBikes

#projectallroads Brand Info Columbus Stainless Steel Columbus XCR Sales and Shop News Uncategorized XCR

Introducing #ProjectCustomBikes This pictured #projectallroads design is one we are mighty proud of - a Columbus XCR stainless-steel hand-built beauty that we think of as our house wine - affordable, yes, but damn good. We have used our years of collaboration and feedback from customers and frame-builders to create a frameset the balances the elusive aims of comfort, durability, and stiffness. Each frame will be designed for its specific user with custom geometry + tube selection included at a price that shames off-the-rack framesets and with a delivery time of 8 weeks. Bottom line is we can design anything from a pure road race bike to an all-season gravel grinder, and...

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Ursus Wheels

Brand Info Miura Tech Stuff Uncategorized Ursus Ursus carbon Ursus wheels

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, and our final brand is... Ursus Wheels, Italy The scoop? An incredibly broad range of aluminum and carbon race wheels Why ride em? Serious design, pro-tour heritage, and mega value across the board Other details? Modern features with old-school touches like external nipples Who are they? An Italian firm with decades of design and wheelbuilding experience Bottom line? Add a dash of style and technology without breaking the bank Click to continue for details on the complete Ursus...

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Alto Velo Wheels

Alto Velo Brand Info carbon wheels Sales and Shop News Tech Stuff Uncategorized

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, and next up is... Alto Velo - USA The scoop? Aluminum and carbon wheels featuring amazing technology Why ride em? The tallest flange height in the industry creates massive stiffness Other details? High-end hubs designed in the USA with unique labyrinth seals Who are they? Engineers and racers join forces chasing value and performance Bottom line? Rounded wide rims, great brake surface, sick value...and the stiffness. Road Wheelsets - Pricing in USD: Aluminum [Tubeless] Clinchers (Alto Velo A26) - $1150 - in...

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