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 [...]

Timbuk2 at the CMWC

cmwc

We had a blast in Chicago at the Cycle Messenger World Championships (CMWC). The event was held in blistering hot heat (95+degrees!) and was even interrupted by one of the wildest summer storms in Chicago’s history. We reconnected with our roots and chatted put the Especial Messenger to the test in this fun event. With [...]

Timbuk2 CMWC

Andrea in Chicago

We’re in Chicago and enjoying the hot summer days by Lake Michigan. We’re here to be part of the Cycling Messenger World Championships which will be held right next to the lakefront and Soldier Field this weekend. Timbuk2 rider Andrea K. has been decked out with our upcoming Especial Messenger and he’ll be putting it [...]

Lucky Random Winner

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, we’re happy to announce the lucky random winner of our Facebook Bike Commute Kit Contest, Kerou C. Kerou has been looking for a new bike for quite some time and she’s stoked to have new wheels to ride in Los Angeles. Many of you hoped to win this amazing [...]

Bike Commute Kit Giveaway

On Tuesday we launched our Bike Commute Giveaway on Facebook, and we have to say we’ll be jealous of anyone who wins the prize. The package includes a Surly Crosscheck, a Timbuk2 Especial Tres, a OnGuard Bulldog lock and a Bern Brentwood Helmet! To enter, just click on this link and fill in the requested [...]

Haul it Home for the Holidays

Last-minute shopping recently left me in a quandry. How to get a Copilot Roller, Travel Wallet, and my bike across the city without access to a car? I considered begging coworkers who drive, entrusting a taxi driver to deliver it, paying Godspeed, our local courier of choice, to ride it home for me, and then [...]

Testing the Especial Cuatro

This year our design team worked really hard to develop a collection of serious cycling bags for serious cyclists. They created the Especial collection. It includes three packs – the Dos, Tres and Cuatro – and one pannier – the Viaje – and launches February 1, 2012 on timbuk2.com. But who wants to wait until [...]