Author Archives: Josef Bray-Ali

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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Friends Don’t Let Friends Bike Down Fig

If you have a personal vendetta against somebody, recommending a bike ride or leisurely stroll through Northeast LA is a surefire way to remove them from your life. In fact, as time goes on Figueroa Street is getting increasingly unsafe, so your chances of riding to Valhalla have never been better. Ex-girlfriend? Micro-managing boss? Give […]

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Flying Pigeon LA inventory on September 25, 2015

Another video of me wandering around the shop and talking about what we have in stock and other stuff. While I was recording my phone ran out of memory so I had to film a tiny little stub video to tack onto the end. I misspelled “whoops”. I can live with that. Any questions? info@flyingpigeon-la.com

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Gil Cedillo’s North Figueroa takes another life; vigil for slain neighbor on Friday, September 25, 2015

The people of Highland Park, Cypress Park, and Eagle Rock are coming together at 6 p.m. on Friday, September 25, 2015 at 5504 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90065 to hold a vigil and a short march on North Figueroa Street in memory of Yolanda Lugo and the many slain pedestrians, bike riders, and […]

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NELA Kidical Mass family bike party on Saturday, September 19, 2015

Grab your bikes, scooters, skateboards, roller skates, inline skates, dogs, kids, trailers, and whatever else you think will work well with a family bike ride party and be a part of NELA’s “Kidical Mass” (like “Critical Mass” but way cuter and designed for lil’ ridazz) this Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 12 p.m. to 6 […]

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Flying Pigeon LA inventory on August 13, 2015

Just past midnight August 13, 2015 I wandered through the shop pointing the camera at some of the bikes in stock in the shop, but mostly pointed it at small items in the shop I get a lot of phone calls about. The video runs long at almost 11 minutes (sorry about that!). There are […]

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Help name our bike ride dance party ride, please?

After 9 years of hosting the Spoke(n) Art Ride and about as many years doing the Brewery Ride and Dim Sum Ride, we’re looking for some new bike ride ideas that will get us excited and will reach out to different groups of people in LA. The ride video above is our first attempt at […]

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NELA to CicLAvia Culver City Meets Venice Feeder Ride on Sunday, August 9, 2015

CicLAvia is happening again this Sunday, August 9, 2015. We are so psyched we’re leading a ride from the doors of our shop all the way to the Culver City portion of the CicLAvia route. Meet at our shop (located at 3404 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90065) at a little before 8 a.m. […]

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