Newsletter Nº158

Picture in the banner by Pelago Bicycles' By The Way     Michele Gelfand is a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, College Park and the author of Rule Makers, Rule Breakers: How Tight and Loose Cultures Wire the World. A conversation with her on edge.org...

Newsletter Nº157

Picture in the banner by Michael Salens     So what’s Kolektif? It is the successor The Berliner Fahrradschau. (I first wrote about it back in January when it was announced). Well, I made a quick trip out to Berlin Friday for the opening night of the show. I arrived...

Newsletter Nº156

Picture in the banner by the Ice & Palms Movie     OBST&GEMÜSE, opened their doors 10 years ago to establish a more-than-just a bike shop in Basel, Switzerland. The name directly translates as Fruit & Vegetables. It reflects the related yet opposite product offering in their store:...

Newsletter Nº155

Picture in the banner by Silca     ok, ok, spring is officially still a month out but we feel the season changing already at the Twotone office with with more & more sunny days here in Amsterdam. Not to mention a blossoming agenda of tradeshows, product launches,...

Newsletter Nº153

Picture in the banner by Efe Kurnaz     Engaging in the process of slowing down is counter-cultural. I read that line this week in 6 THINGS from Jess at outsider.works. Typically, I say “If you slow down, you go down” but maybe I can leave that euphemism for cycling...

Newsletter Nº152

Picture in the banner by Jim Holland     Tough Titty said the kitty when the milk ran dry!   This classic saying came up today & reminded me that capitulation at that tough shit moment is hardly a good idea. To me, it always felt like a filler phrase...

Newsletter Nº151

Illustration in the banner by Paul Lacolley     The past week has been a wild one! Last Thursday, I took a train from Amsterdam to Kortrijk, Belgium, where Guy & I were supported SILCA, Wahoo Fitness & Ampler (their launch in the Belgian market!) at Velofollies. Ott from...

Newsletter Nº150

Illustration in the banner by Paul Lacolley     Welcome the 150th issue! Feels like a great accomplishment! Shane at Farnam Street recently wrote: "We only get one life, “and it seems to be it is better to do significant things than to just get along through life to...

Newsletter Nº149

Picture in the banner by Tracy J Lee     Hey there! How were your holidays? For those that follow me on insta, you may have seen that I had my kids in town and we had 10 days of guitar jamming, skatepark shredding & trail ripping with...

Newsletter Nº148

Picture in the banner by Adrieno Lichon     The end of the year is near & many people are thinking about resolutions to up their game in a few weeks when the clock strikes midnight on Dec 31. Jocelyn, the human behind Hurry Slowly and a new online...