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Cooper posing with some rims

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Rachel took these wonderful photos of her and Tom’s dog Cooper posing with some 17″, 650b and 700c rims that Tom was about to build up. We seem to build a ton of these Synergy rims in the store each week. Continue reading “Cooper posing with some rims” »

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Daily stuff around the shop– Rivendell Hillborne

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Here’s what rolled through the shop a few days ago. A real nice Rivendell Sam Hillborne. The customer came to us for some upgrades which we are more than happy to do.

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Sky’s Bernard Hinault LOOK

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You know, this is just one of those iconic frames that I’ve always had a soft spot for.

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Velo Cult x Caffe Calabria Coffee – Eddy Perckx & Fausto Cuppi

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We are finally introducing our new coffee.

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SD Bike Commuter Discount Program Launch At Sea Rocket Bistro.

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To go along with our recent Bike Union Launch we are finally posting the pictures from our SD Bike Commuter Discount Program Launch that we had at Sea Rocket Bistro. Sea Rocket Bistro was the very first business to take part in this program and a fitting place for the launch party.   Velo Cult began this commuter discount program less than a year ago but just now went public with it. We worked on getting the program large before introducing it to the media and general population of San Diego. The event also premiered a promotional video for the discount program that the San Diego Bicycle Coalition and Sea Rocket Bistro produced. Continue reading “SD Bike Commuter Discount Program Launch At Sea Rocket Bistro.” »

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Official Bike Union Launch & Spring Haul-In and Picnic

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These are our photos from the recent launch of the San Diego Bike Union. Velo Cult is a founding member of this organization and we’re proud to help introduce this to San Diego. Continue reading “Official Bike Union Launch & Spring Haul-In and Picnic” »

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2011 San Diego Custom Bicycle Show

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Thanks to everyone who came by to check out the show. Continue reading “2011 San Diego Custom Bicycle Show” »

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C & O Fall Bike Tour

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A while ago I mentioned to my wife how I wanted to go back to Washington, DC (we lived there for a year) to tour the C&O canal in the Fall. To my delight she said she wanted to do this as well, she has never toured before. 4 months before the tour was to happen she got pregnant and she said she was still down for this so the plans kicked into high gear. Continue reading “C & O Fall Bike Tour” »

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Raleigh Competition & Rivendell Roadeo

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Here at the shop we work on a lot of really neat bikes. We’ve become the go to guys for quality repairs and restorations. We work on a lot of modern bikes and the vintage bike owners know to come to us since we have a lot of knowledge and a ton of tools that are no longer available and very hard to come by. You can say we’re just as nerdy about tools as we are about steel bikes. Working on old bikes is a passion for sure since the classic’s are so much more difficult than modern bikes. When we repair modern bikes it’s an absolute pleasure, everything is so easy about them. Continue reading “Raleigh Competition & Rivendell Roadeo” »

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Velo Cult Tweed Ride 2010

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Many thanks to everyone who dressed and showed up to the ride. The turn out this year was awesome and we can only imagine how great next year will be! Continue reading “Velo Cult Tweed Ride 2010” »

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