Monthly Archives: June 2011

European Bicycle Couture

Via Via The Sartorialist: Amsterdam Milan Copenhagen

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Spoke(n) Art Ride | June 2011

Daylight saving is in full effect, but June gloom is keeping us away from the complete summer experience. It’s better than 100+ days, but I still can’t wait to sweat it out at night wearing shorts and a t. Either way, it’s great for the Spoke(n) Art Ride to leave when it’s still light outside. […]

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Reflections on a shot heard round the block

[This post doesn’t have much to do with bikes, but it involves an event that took place across the street from our shop over a year ago. – Josef] Last April, when an otherwise unremarkable day came to a close, a car pulled up next to a young man from the neighborhood and its occupants […]

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Flying Pigeon LA inventory on June 8, 2011

Our production costs have gone way up for this video, seeing as how I now buy my food at the local farmer’s market and thus spend thrice what I used to keep the old jawbone working. Anyway, in this video: THE LAST BOBIKE JUNIOR (don’t worry, we’ll get some more); Pashley Britannia bikes in red […]

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LA Streetsblog fundraiser ride and party on Friday, June 17, 2011

On Friday, June 17, 2011 the Flying Pigeon LA bike shop will host bike ride and party to benefit LA Streetsblog – the go-to source for livable streets news in Los Angeles. The ride leaves at 6:30pm for a tour of bike history in North East Los Angeles. The party (featuring food, drinks, and some […]

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Bike Thief Cuts Down Tree for 5 Second Joy Ride

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Watch This to The End

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Meatballs!

Literal meatballs, to start off with…I don’t know anything about them, being one a them annoying vegetarian types, but Pigeon Master “Giuseppe” Bray-Ali swears that you can’t do much better than the longstanding and very well hidden Eastside Deli, on a hill just north of Chinatown. It’s also on Rollers’ Wiggle, a secret cyclists’ cut-through […]

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CicLAvia in Chinatown Meeting on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at 6pm

Man, wouldn’t it be cool if CicLAvia passed through Chinatown (and maybe into North East Los Angeles)? This isn’t a rhetorical question anymore! A meeting to determine the best way to run the CicLAvia through Chinatown (and maybe into North East Los Angeles) is going to be held this Wednesday, June 8, 2011 from 6pm […]

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Spoke(n) Art Ride on June 11, 2011

This Saturday, June 11, 2011 the Flying Pigeon LA bike shop and the Bike Oven will put together another Spoke(n) Art Ride. Meet at the Flying Pigeon LA bike shop (located at 3404 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90065) at 6pm. The ride leaves at around 6:30pm. The ride returns to the Bike Oven […]

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