Monthly Archives: January 2010

Copenhagen’s Best Cargo Bikes at Flying Pigeon LA

After the Copenhagen climate conference concluded last month, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa went on the air with Pat Morrsion on KPCC on Tuesday, December 15, 2009 and said, “In the area of bicycling I’ve got to do a better job and the city’s got to do a better job.” The video above (directed, edited, […]

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Spoke(n) Art Ride and Art Show, Saturday, January 9, 2010

If you’re looking for a fun way to spend your Saturday evening this coming Saturday, January 9, 2010 – consider riding your bike with us in the Spoke(n) Art Ride. The Spoke(n) Art Ride is a once-a-month bicycle tour of art galleries in North East Los Angeles (organized by NELA Arts) that features as slow […]

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Belgian-made Achielle Bikes at Flying Pigeon LA

We just picked up three demonstration bikes from Belgian bike house Achielle:one 56cm step-through 3-speed “Dutch”; one 57cm 3-speed “Retro”; and a glossy black Amsterdam special single-speed. If the step-through “Dutch” bike looks familiar, it’s because Achielle bikes are the frame makers of the Jorg & Olif line of Dutch bikes! One nice touch with […]

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DIY Jasbeschermers Clip

We’ve had all sorts of repair jobs walk in the door recently, few of them were worthy of documenting. However, seeing as this is the only shop in LA that specializes in bikes with “jasbeschermers” (Dutch for “dress guard” or “skirt guard”), I thought that someone out there would appreciate this little trick.

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