Author Archives: Josef Bray-Ali

There Goes The Neighborhood – Elysian Park Wiped Out by Cedillo

This bike shop loves Dodger baseball. Part and parcel of the Dodgers is the voice and personality of announcer Vin Scully. Like Chick Hearn for the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team, Vin Scully has been a voice that millions of locals associate with memories of years gone by, family, friends, and life in this great […]

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NELA Kidical Mass on Sunday, April 17, 2016

NELA Kidical Mass is rolling again this coming Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Sycamore Grove Park (4702 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90065). Facebook Event link? Click here and check it out. Kids, bikes, scooters, hand wagons, skateboards; meet us at Sycamore Grove Park at 11 a.m. We’re […]

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Flying Pigeon LA bike shop inventory on March 29, 2016

Lots of help in this version of our shop inventory video! Also lots of poor camera work, Yepp baby seats, bikes from Brompton, Linus, XDS, Soma, Gazelle, scooters from Globber, bags and baskets from Green Guru and Basil. Heck, there is even a Gitane being sold on consignment. This video also features some of the […]

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Flying Pigeon LA inventory on Wednesday, February 3, 2016

First inventory video of 2016! Highlights: cute dog sleeping in a box; Brompton folding bicycles, a 1955 Rhoson de Lyon touring bike for sale; a Soma Bart kids touring frame; a built Flying Pigeon PA-02 ready to go to a new home; ketchup from Camden’s in Portland; steel flasks with bicycle mounted flask cage; and, […]

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NELA Kidical Mass on Sunday, February 21, 2016

NELA Kidical Mass is rolling again this coming Sunday, February 21, 2016 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Sycamore Grove Park (4702 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90065). Facebook Event link? Click here and check it out. Kids, bikes, scooters, hand wagons, skateboards; meet us at Sycamore Grove Park at 11 a.m. We’re […]

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Flying Pigeon LA inventory on December 5, 2015

Wandering around the shop filming what is in stock on Saturday, December 5, 2015. Some interesting highlights: Ursus Jumbo 80 Double Arm kickstands; Green Guru upcycled bags, panniers, and backpacks; Brompton bikes; XDS bikes; Yuba Boda Boda; Babboe Curve; and some other stuff. And that Flying Pigeon on the floor in parts beside the handlebars? […]

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Join Fig4All in the 71st NELA Holiday Parade on Sunday, December 6, 2015

The 71st Highland Park Holiday Parade is taking place on Sunday, December 6, 2015 and you, yes you, are invited to join the Figueroa For All crew in their parade entry this year! Join a very special Figueroa For All crew of bicycles, scooters, walkers, strollers, pedicab riders, tall bikes, freak bikes, cargo bikes, heelies, […]

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Flying Pigeon LA inventory on November 5, 2015

Some neat stuff to show off this week: Yuba Bicycles Cro-Moly Mundo and a Boda Boda; baby-sized helmets from Nutcase; Brompton folding bikes. Not sure if we’ve introduced Rosie the shop dog yet, but she’s in this video. Oh yeah, I found a box of clothes in our warehouse and we’re selling it at huge […]

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NELA to CicLAvia Heart of LA Feeder Ride on Sunday, October 18, 2015

Join us on our merry way to CicLAvia this coming Sunday, October 18, 2015 in the NELA to CicLAvia Feeder Ride! CicLAvia is returning to it’s “Heart of LA” route – Chinatown, Downtown, a little bit of Boyle Heights, and MacArthur Park. Meet at our shop (located at 3404 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA […]

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Walk and Bike to School Day on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 #WalkToSchool15

The day is nigh! Wednesday, October 7, 2015 is Walk and Bike to School Day (according to the National Center for Safe Routes to School). We’re helping to coordinate a walk and roll (probably more scooters than bikes) at San Rafael Elementary in Pasadena, CA. We’re meeting Wednesday morning at 7:10 to 7:30 a.m at […]

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