Journal — #VendrediVideo

#VendrediVideo – One For One

Every student who takes a course with The Bicycle Academy will generate something towards a bike that will be sent to those in need – frame building classes will generate a frame, wheel building classes – will build the wheels, and mechanics classes will build up the bikes with components donated from partnering brands. You [...]

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#VendrediVideo – Shinya Kimura

A short film about custom motorcycle engineer Shinya Kimura, directed by Henrik Hansen . Sure it’s not about push bikes, but the principle of making something custom by hand is exactly the same, and Shinya Kimura is very very good…

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#VendrediVideo – Dario Pegoretti

It’s that time of the week again. To allow you to really enjoy a good cup of tea I’ve decided to find you a slightly longer video, at 14 mins I reckon you’ve got time enough to enjoy the whole pot! Dario Pegoretti is a bit of a legend, and Ridley Scott Associates (commissioned by [...]

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Keeping things simple…

Yep, it’s another (all be it slightly longer) super short to whet your appetite… Dan and I visited re~cycle up in colchester last Friday and spent the late afternoon chatting to Derek about the challenges that they face getting the recycled bikes that they send over to africa up and running. We’re hoping to be [...]

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