Issue 63

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Look sharp, ride smart! Meet the designers behind city riding's most fashionable brands in Momentum Mag issue 63. See what motivates and inspires the designers of Outlier, Martone Cycling Co, Po Campo, Iva Jean, and more. Also inside, our Autumn Gear Guide features the latest city essentials for cycling. Take a bike tour around New York City's most bikeable borough, Brooklyn, in our latest city feature. We ask, Can North America become a civilized cycling society? Plus; Great new city bikes, World Bicycle Relief, a cycling advocate learns to ride, your photos, the latest bike travel news from around the world, bike share in small cities, standing balance yoga, and more.

Contest Closed: Win a Velocity Atlas Road Wheelset

Momentum Mag is giving away a Velocity Atlas Road Wheelset. Enter by Sunday, December 8, 2013 for your chance to win. more »

Dec 2, 2013 8:31 AM Contests Blog 95 Comments

Contest Closed: Win a Pair of Club Ride Apparel Ray Jeans

Momentum Mag is giving away a pair of Club Ride Apparel Ray Jeans. Enter by Sunday, December 1, 2013 for your chance to win. more »

Nov 25, 2013 12:00 AM Contests Blog 93 Comments

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IKEA Cargo Bike

After stocking up on flat-packed furniture, shoppers at some European IKEAs can load up a Larry vs Harry Bullit cargo bike and ride their purchases home for free. more »

Nov 4, 2013 8:11 AM Bikes

Photo by Joe Montana

Soma ES Review

Chris Schroeder reviews a custom fit Soma ES. more »

Nov 4, 2013 7:42 AM Bikes

Photos by Joe Montana

Tall Order - Finding the Perfect Fit

A custom fitting helps Chris Schroeder find the right fit for the Soma ES city bike. more »

Nov 4, 2013 7:42 AM Bikes

Photo byTom Homolya

Carry It On A Bike - Straw Bales

Stephanie Leikas returns to her home in Portland, OR, with a large straw bale for her chickens. more »

Nov 4, 2013 7:21 AM Features

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Good Read: Velo – 2nd Gear

Velo – 2nd Gear is an ideal compendium for the modern urbanite – whether cyclist, designer, trend-spotter, or all. more »

Nov 4, 2013 7:15 AM Features

Adventure Cycling Route Network

Plan your next cycling adventure with the Adventure Cycling Association’s detailed route maps. more »

Oct 27, 2013 11:13 AM Features

Photo by David Niddrie

Bikes for the City: Jeanette Jackson Rides an Electra Amsterdam 3i

An American version of a classic Dutch bicycle with a relaxed and comfortable riding position. more »

Oct 27, 2013 11:02 AM Bikes

Photo by Will Mavronicolas

Bikes for the City: Levi Jones Rides a Trek 9th District

A sleek and quick city ride that you can customize to your taste by adding racks and fenders. more »

Oct 27, 2013 10:55 AM Bikes

Photo by Trevor Block

Bikes for the City: Craig David Long Rides a Miele Corsica

Classic good looks on a modern bicycle. The Miele Corsica features a high performance 5-speed internal-gear hub. more »

Oct 27, 2013 10:50 AM Bikes

Photo by Magda Sierzputowska

Bikes for the City: Trevor Block Rides a Raleigh Detour City Sport

Disc brakes, rear rack, and fenders make this bike a perfect and practical daily transportation machine. more »

Oct 27, 2013 10:41 AM Bikes

Photograph by David G. Smith

Reader Style - Amy Stovall

“I traveled all the way to Copenhagen to test ride Velorbis’ bicycles." more »

Oct 21, 2013 8:02 AM BikeStyle

Cameron Adams

Reader Style - Darlene Davis

"While everyone today dreams of buying the latest tech devices, I patiently saved for three years to purchase a Pashley" more »

Oct 21, 2013 8:01 AM BikeStyle

Photo by Lily Holman

Men's Cycling Fashion

The latest in men's cycling fashions. Designed for the ride and suitable for the destination. more »

Oct 21, 2013 7:57 AM BikeStyle

Josh Zisson


Legal Brief - Rights and The Right Hook

While a right hook can happen with almost no warning, knowing your rights can help you be prepared. more »

Oct 21, 2013 7:38 AM Features 9 Comments

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Yuba Mundo NuVinci Lux

Yuba has added the award-winning Fallbrook Technologies Inc. NuVinci N360 continuously variable planetary (CVP) transmission to their lightest Mundo yet. more »

Oct 17, 2013 7:16 AM Bikes 1 Comments

Legal Brief - Overcoming "Car Bias"

A legal foundation for cyclists to guard against "car bias" in the assessment of liability. more »

Oct 17, 2013 7:12 AM Features 4 Comments

Ask the Advocate - Greater Reach

Jeff Miller answers: How can bicycle advocates reach communities that are often underrepresented in transportation debates? more »

Oct 17, 2013 7:09 AM Features 2 Comments

Photo by Justin Salem Meyer

Spotlight on Bicycle Fashion Designers - N.Bidlake

Nathan and Emily Bartels launched N.Bidlake, a clothing brand that tailors urban adventure wear. more »

Oct 17, 2013 7:05 AM Features