Flying Pigeons on Daily Candy!

Flying Pigeon LA made the front page of Daily Candy.

Flying Pigeon LA made the front page of Daily Candy.

The bike shop my brother and I started in Highland Park has come together quite nicely: big T.V., nice paint job, great work-shop, located next to a Gold Line train stop and Antigua Bread.

We’ve sold a few bikes, and things are looking up. Then I get an email from my brother, “Dude, we’re going to be on Daily Candy.” I turned about as red as one of our PB-13 ladies bicycle frames. Shucks.

They didn’t spare the praise in the article:

Legend tells of a legendary bicycle whose awesomeness is the stuff of legend. Its name: Flying Pigeon LA.

You can read the rest of the article “Kung Fu Pigeon” online at Daily Candy.

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4 Comments

  1. Posted August 26, 2008 at 8:38 am | Permalink

    Awesome Exposure!!!! Congratulations!!!!!

  2. HH
    Posted August 26, 2008 at 9:59 am | Permalink

    It just so happens that I live on 57 and I first read about your opening from a Highland Park blog last week. Just now I just received an email from Daily Candy today featuring your shop! Very exciting! I will have to visit and see the famous Flying Pigeons! Congrats and good luck!!

  3. Posted August 26, 2008 at 11:05 am | Permalink

    I can’t believe that the Flying Pigeon has landed in LA! I lived in Tianjin, China for 7 months and I loved my Flying Pigeon. We even considered trying to ship it back to LA. Congrats on your new store and I would love to hear more about the Dim Sum rides.

    Cheers-Miki

  4. Adam
    Posted August 26, 2008 at 1:34 pm | Permalink

    So glad to have all of your good wishes.
    We are plannig a great trip this Sunday to the Empress Pavilion in Chinatown and are looking forward to seeing many of you.
    We go every Sunday at 10AM.

    See you soon

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