350 High Fives

Founders Black Key for Bay Area Bikeshare. Member #363

At high noon, August 30, 2013, 350 shiny, new teal bicycles in San Francisco came to life in North America’s newest city bike share program: Bay Area Bike Share. These 350 bikes are apart of a larger family of 750 bike share bikes across 4 other cities in the Bay area that will to allow commuters [...]

It’s Better in BC

Bikes on the beach

We recently spent a few days in Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia for the first ever TED Fellows Retreat. We were honored to support all 300 TED fellows with custom bags like this. TED Fellows are an impressive group that includes NASA Commanders, underwater robotics inventors, Pakistani composer, web freedom crusaders, and Mongolian archaeologists. Just [...]

13 New Yorkers

limited edition bags citi bike share new york

To celebrate the arrival of 6,000 bicycles to New York City for the country’s largest bike share program, we’ve partnered up with proud new Citibike docking station hosts Paragon Sports to create a limited edition collection of messenger bags. Proceeds from these bags will raise funds for Transportation Alternatives, the folks who work hard to [...]

Supporting Josh

Josh Hartman Red Hook Crit

This past weekend at the Red Hook Criterium, 15 year old aspiring cyclist Joshua Hartman crashed and sustained severe injuries. He is currently in the intensive care unit and will need several surgeries to reconstruct his face. Many of us at Timbuk2 have had spills on bicycles, a few have been hit by cars, but [...]

Neil Bezdek Wins Again!

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Neil Bezdek kept his cool, stayed out front from the start and avoided several massive crashes to stay ahead of the pack. With ten laps left, the entire field of cyclists at Brooklyn Navy Yard seemed to have vanished. Neil Bezdek and Kyle Murphy had split to the front with a small pack of about [...]

RHC @Brooklyn Navy Yard

Cinelli Red Hook Crit Frame

On Saturday night, we’ll be at this course Watching to see who will win this bike While wearing this hat and this kerchief. Red Hook Crit Brooklyn Navy Yard. See photos here and hope to see you there!

Riding the West Coast

Britain rides to Timbuk2

At 2 pm today, this guy showed up at Timbuk2 headquarters in San Francisco. He’d just ridden from San Diego to San Francisco after years of bike touring between Nicaragua and Panama. No problemo! Meet our new friend Britain. Btw, he lost his wallet five miles ago, so if you find it . . .

Glamorous Bike Parts

Recycled Bike Part Chandelier

Wow. We’d display these in our home/mausoleum. Recycled Bicycle Part Chandeliers Photos courtesy of stylepantry

Instagram Winners

Marit Mcquaig

On National Bike to Work Day, May 17, we partnered with KIND Snacks to energize cyclists in Seattle, Austin, Washington DC, and New York. We were on the ground handing out blinky lights and KIND bars and telling folks about our Instagram contest. Riders who Instagrammed their ride (#irodetoday) were automatically entered to win a [...]

World’s Best Commute

Timbuk2 World's Best Commute

To celebrate National Bike to Work Day, we filmed the world’s best commute in our own backyard. Cheers to our friends GoPro for supporting us with magical Hero3s, narwhals, and all kinds of hacks.