Levi’s® Commuter™ has teamed up with VSCO® to present a new preset called the 'LV3'. The new preset is available for download for free on iPhone or Android. Plus, Levi's® and VSCO® are asking all of you photographers out there to share photos of your ride using the #commuter tag for a chance to be featured on the official VSCO Commuter grid. Definitely worth checking out and downloading (especially for free)! LEARN MORE >> SHOP LEVI'S >> Photo Credit (top to bottom): Tyler McPherron & Gabriel Flores
The popular BLB cycling brand from Brick Lane Bikes of London is available now at City Grounds! We've brought in the sleek and very popular carbon wheels including the Notorious 03 and Notorious 05 - both available in matte carbon or white. Along with the wheels, we've also brought in frames / framesets such as the London Lo-Pro Frameset, a double butted chromoly steel pursuit setup, available in green/gold or gunmetal/gold for only $399.00. If you're looking for something a little more modern and lightweight, we've brought in the BLB La Piovra Air Frame, constructed from 7005 T6 aluminum and featuring smooth welds....
Our friends over at State Bicycle Co.just released a new promotional video and photos of the 2015 State Bicycle Co. Undefeated model, now in a sleek silver polish. For the video, State teamed up with urban cycling film legends, Macaframa, and team rider Hernan Montenegro. The sub-2 minute clip follows Hern through the streets of San Francisco as he bombs down hills and skids through packs of pigeons. Check out the video below along with a few select photos. Keep an eye out for the release of both the 2015 State Bicycle Co. Undefeated Complete Bike and Undefeated Frameset, coming soon! SHOP STATE...
Whether you have been cycling since birth or have just recently gotten into it, you might have noticed the strong community around the sport. Whether you are riding for fun, casually commuting, racing competitively, cyclocrossing, tricking or whatever else - you are part of that community.
The internet is also a big part of it, whether you like it or not. Setting trends, making fun of them, announcing and covering events, reviewing products or simply documenting the lifestyle. We appreciate the bloggers, the forums and the people that help grow the sport and always want to give credit where credit is due. So, without further ado - check out our quick list of featured blogs and recommended daily reading:
(Photo from ProllyIsNotProbably.com)
ProllyIsNotProbably.com // by John WatsonJohn "Prolly" Watson invented blogging. Ok, maybe not - but he is pretty much the godfather of the cycling blog world. John continuously churns out amazing photosets, product reviews, event coverage, and even ventures into creating products every once in a while. Don't be frightened by his viking-esque beard or taste in music, he's definitely worth checking out on the daily. Visit ProllyisNotProbably.com >> -------------------------- (Photo by Matt Lingo from PedalConsumption.com) PedalConsumption.com // by Patrick Thames You know those Leader Kagero's everyone is hyped on and saving up for? You can thank this guy, Patrick Thames, who has been running the PedalConsumption site for years now. Patrick is always on point with his content selection and photography. He seems to always have a new product coming out and has been a long time supporter of City Grounds. Visit PedalConsumption.com >>
-------------------------- (Photo from PedalRoom.com)PedalRoom.com // by Christian Coomer Social networking - yeah, cycling has that. Christian Coomer is the Mark Zuckerberg of the cycling community. He's developed a pretty amazing site called Pedal Room, where users can upload bike builds, comment on others, sell/buy used goods, and much more. I'm on it, most of our staff is on it and you should be too. Visit PedalRoom.com >> --------------------------
(Photo from CycleAngelo.cc)
CycleAngelo.cc // by Angelo CalilapCycleAngelo is run by Angelo Calilap recently re-designed his website/tumblr and definitely made some great changes. You might see a post about a new product or event every once in a while, but the main focus is the documentation of Angelo's life as a cycling enthusiast. No advertising getting in the way, simply beautiful photography and great original content. Visit CycleAngelo.cc >> -------------------------- Other great resources & websites to check out: Takeover LA Bomb Hills Speed Kills Trackosaurus Rex TTV / Thieth Ride the Black Line Macaframa MASH SF Zlog Blog Locked Cog Rec Fail / Matt Lingo LAFixed Wolfdrawn 5th Floor Did we miss one? Let us know in the comments. If you weren't on this list please don't take it offensively, it is very likely we just accidentally left some out!