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  1. hol

    Snapshot Title: hol
    Taken by: niaz ali

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    my house



  2. about

    Snapshot Title: about
    Taken by: Dror Yaron

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    GigapanMagazine.org Will open in a new tab or window vol 2 issue 1



  3. Oury Grips

    Snapshot Title: Oury Grips
    Taken by: Jeff Guerrero

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Oury Grips is one of the most recognizable brands in modern bicycle history. Their mountain bike grip design, shown here, is so good that some riders will use nothing else. www.ourygrips.com Will open in a new tab or window



  4. Michelin City Tires

    Snapshot Title: Michelin City Tires
    Taken by: Jeff Guerrero

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    The Michelin brothers are actually credited with the first removable pneumatic tire. Developed for the bicycle, all prior tires had to be glued to the wheel's rim. These tires featurea reflective sid...



  5. Dr. Martens

    Snapshot Title: Dr. Martens
    Taken by: Jeff Guerrero

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    I've had these classic "1460 8-Eye" Dr. Martens boots for over 10 years and they're still going strong. www.drmartens.com Will open in a new tab or window



  6. Re-purposed Cat Litter Containers

    Snapshot Title: Re-purposed Cat Litter Containers
    Taken by: Jeff Guerrero

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This is an inventive use of empty cat litter containers.



  7. Planet Bike Light

    Snapshot Title: Planet Bike Light
    Taken by: Jeff Guerrero

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A red blinking light by Planet Bike - www.planetbike.com Will open in a new tab or window



  8. Cable Lock

    Snapshot Title: Cable Lock
    Taken by: Jeff Guerrero

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    All the bikes are locked together when not in use.



  9. Earth Wind and Rider Messenger Hoodie

    Snapshot Title: Earth Wind and Rider Messenger Hoodie
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Urban Velo made a limited edition run of wool hoodies by EWNR - tinyurl.com/6huue6 Will open in a new tab or window



  10. Rollapaluza Cycling Cap

    Snapshot Title: Rollapaluza Cycling Cap
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A souvenier cycling cap from London's fabled roller races - urbanvelo.org/rollapaluza-roller-racing Will open in a new tab or window/



  11. Stupor Bowl X

    Snapshot Title: Stupor Bowl X
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This is a spoke card from Stupor Bowl X, an alleycat in Minneapolis on Superbowl weekend... Not the warmest time of the year, nor the warmest place to be riding bikes. Brad and Jeff decided to make Ur...



  12. Bark at the Mon

    Snapshot Title: Bark at the Mon
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    The spoke card from an Ozzy-themed alleycat - urbanvelo.org/bark-at-the-mon Will open in a new tab or window/



  13. Boxes of Magazines

    Snapshot Title: Boxes of Magazines
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    We print 5,000 copies per issue right now, so we've always got a few boxes in the hallway... Or in the attic... Or the living room...



  14. A Frozen Hell

    Snapshot Title: A Frozen Hell
    Taken by: caitlin lenahan

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    relive the magic all winter long



  15. Label

    Snapshot Title: Label
    Taken by: bojibij boj

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Delgado 29'st race



  16. Hello

    Snapshot Title: Hello
    Taken by: bojibij boj

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    ...



  17. Lizard Skins Ball Frog

    Snapshot Title: Lizard Skins Ball Frog
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This is the original design for Lizard Skins' stem pad. Intended for mountain biking, this pad isn't a bad idea for bicycle polo, either - tinyurl.com/yaylodx Will open in a new tab or window



  18. What kind of bike?

    Snapshot Title: What kind of bike?
    Taken by: Tom Nelson

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Velo Solo



  19. Urban Velo Button

    Snapshot Title: Urban Velo Button
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A 1" Urban Velo button.



  20. More Spoke Cards

    Snapshot Title: More Spoke Cards
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Here are more spoke cards collected from races all over the country.



  21. Knog Lights

    Snapshot Title: Knog Lights
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Knog makes extremely popular bicycle lights that attach via integrated rubber mounting systems - urbanvelo.org/knog-beetle-lights Will open in a new tab or window/



  22. Park Tool Spoke Wrenches

    Snapshot Title: Park Tool Spoke Wrenches
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Wrenches for tightening spokes, which in turn true a bicycle's wheel - urbanvelo.org/wheelbuilding-101 Will open in a new tab or window/



  23. Valve Cap

    Snapshot Title: Valve Cap
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A plastic cap for a presta valve - urbanvelo.org/issue13/urbanvelo13_p78-79.html Will open in a new tab or window



  24. Cable End Cap - Used

    Snapshot Title: Cable End Cap - Used
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A discarded aluminum cable end cap.



  25. Addidas Samba

    Snapshot Title: Addidas Samba
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrqJrRvng8w Will open in a new tab or window



  26. Ghostbike Sign

    Snapshot Title: Ghostbike Sign
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    An unused sign from Pittsburgh's first batch of Ghostbikes - urbanvelo.org/ghost-bikes Will open in a new tab or window/



  27. Critical Mass Poster

    Snapshot Title: Critical Mass Poster
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A poster promoting Critical Mass in Pittsburgh - www.pghcriticalmass.org Will open in a new tab or window



  28. Octopus Inc. Wool Cycling Cap

    Snapshot Title: Octopus Inc. Wool Cycling Cap
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This hat was handmade in Columbus, OH from wool dress clothes purchased from thrift stores - urbanvelo.org/octopus-incorporated-wool-cap Will open in a new tab or window/



  29. Mongoose 50th Anniversary Little 500 Bicycle

    Snapshot Title: Mongoose 50th Anniversary Little 500 Bicycle
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A genuine Little 500 bicycle - urbanvelo.org/50th-anniversary-little-500-bicycle Will open in a new tab or window/



  30. Surly Cross Check

    Snapshot Title: Surly Cross Check
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Similar to the Salsa La Cruz in this shot, the Cross Check is even more affordable and undoubtedly one of the most popular bikes on the market, and for good reason.



  31. 24 Hours of Big Bear Race Plate

    Snapshot Title: 24 Hours of Big Bear Race Plate
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Brad and Jeff raced to 2nd place as part of a four-man relay team in this quintessential 24-hour mountain bike race.



  32. Duro Tru Shine Tires

    Snapshot Title: Duro Tru Shine Tires
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    These tires are designed for urban cycling, with thick puncture-resistant tread and reflective sidewalls - urbanvelo.org/duro-tru-shine-tires Will open in a new tab or window/



  33. SRAM Rival Rear Derailleur

    Snapshot Title: SRAM Rival Rear Derailleur
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This bike shipped with Shimano 105 components, but in the past year it's been outfitted with SRAM's Rival groupset - tinyurl.com/ls5hbq Will open in a new tab or window



  34. Triangle Messenger Co. License Plate

    Snapshot Title: Triangle Messenger Co. License Plate
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    A license plate from the now defunct Pittsburgh institution, Triangle Messenger Co.



  35. Redline 925

    Snapshot Title: Redline 925
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This bike was designed for commuting to work and back (hence the name "nine to five") but it's been modified and upgraded with bike polo in mind. It'll still take you pretty much anywhere you want to ...



  36. Salsa La Cruz

    Snapshot Title: Salsa La Cruz
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This bike is technically a "cyclocross" bike, but it's really set up for transportation, not racing - tinyurl.com/592xwx Will open in a new tab or window



  37. Urban Velo #17

    Snapshot Title: Urban Velo #17
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Issue #17 hot off the press. This is our first full-color issue. One thing you'll notice is that the printed copies have text on the "spine" which online readers don't see - urbanvelo.org/downl Will open in a new tab or window...



  38. Black & Goldsprints T-Shirt

    Snapshot Title: Black & Goldsprints T-Shirt
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This is a t-shirt promoting Urban Velo's indoor bicycle roller racing - blackandgoldsprints.com Will open in a new tab or window



  39. Mustache

    Snapshot Title: Mustache
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    Jeff's mustache started out as something of a joke, but has become something of an icon.



  40. Spoke Card

    Snapshot Title: Spoke Card
    Taken by: Urban Velo

    Image: Urban Velo
    Image Owner: Urban Velo



    Description:

    This is a spoke card, given out during an "alleycat" bicycle race to indentify participants. This one was from Bonzo Goes to Pittsburgh - tinyurl.com/ya4uhbt Will open in a new tab or window



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