Red Hook Rider Kelli

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As the days tick closer and closer to the start of the Red Hook Crit we’re excited to present to you Kelli Samuelson who will be among the few tough ladies to take part in this exciting night time fixed gear bonanza. Kelli is a self described “full time cyclist part,time hustler and lover of [...]

Red Hook Rider Neil


We’re counting down the days to the Red Hook Crit and as we get closer to the race we’re happy to introduce you to our crew of riders. First in our series of frighteningly fast cyclists is Neil Bezdek. Neil Bezdek is a bike racer, advocate, commuter, and writer based in New York City. Originally [...]

Mission Cycling 2013

Mission Cycling Kickoff Party 2013

We’re proud to announce that we are once again sponsoring the Mission Cycling team and looking forward to kicking off the 2013 season at our retail store. These guys and gals are all about having fun on bikes, not taking things too seriously and looking damn good while they’re at it.

Red Hook Crit 2013


We’re very stoked to be sponsoring the Red Hook Crit an “unsanctioned race series consisting of world class road racers, track specialists, bike messengers, and urban athletes competing over multiple laps around a short, technical circuit.” With registration just wrapping up, the Red Hook Crit will feature cyclists from all over the world who will [...]

Nico and the Swig

Nico in Haiti

Nothing beats the awesome stories we get from our fans and all the adventures they go on with their trusty Timbuk2 Companions. Our pal Nico who has posted on recently shared this with us: “”What is up guys!! Id like to share with you guys a bit of my current adventures. So a while [...]

Especial Messenger

Especial Messenger

Our good friend Brett, an expert in all things coffee and an excellent marathon runner had the chance to put our Especial Messenger to the test during the cold New York City winter. Brett has a thing for Italian bikes and rides a Bianchi during his daily commutes and a very special steel Colnago on [...]

Red Hook Crit 2013

Red Hook Crit Qualifying

We are very stoked to sponsor the Red Hook Crit again in 2013. The Crit is growing up. A lone race in Red Hook has evolved into a four race championship series with races in Brooklyn, Milan, and Barcelona. The Red Hook Criterium is proud to announce the introduction of a cohesive championship series which [...]

Scenes from Copenhagen

Cycling Family

Fall scenes captured on a recent romp to Copenhagen (aka cycling Eden).

Bikes on the Bosphorus

Cycling Sign in Istanbul

Hummus, whirling dervishes, Bosphorus, Bosphorus, Bosphorus and bikes. Signs of cycling we spotted on a recent trip to Istanbul.

Fast As Elle


We’re big Strava fans and we admire Strava team member Elle Anderson because she’s fast and beautiful. Elle graces the cover of Timbuk2′s fall 2013 workbook. She rides a lot and we’re proud to see her wearing Timbuk2 Especial gear.