Time to Ride!

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The time has come. The riders are here and they’re ready to go. There’s been so much anticipation for the Crit this year and we can really tell how far this event has come from its initial roots. There certainly is a bit of tension in the air as riders must first qualify to be [...]

Timbuk2 in NYC

Brooklyn Bridge

We’ve landed in New York, dropped of our bags and hit the road as we prepare for the start of the Red Hook Crit. Today we met with Neil Bezdek who lent us his steed to ride around the Big Apple. We headed to Brooklyn across the Brooklyn Bridge to meet with David Trimble, the [...]

Gettin’ Ready for the Crit

Evan Murphy at Grant Tomb Criterium

By Evan Murphy: Grants Tomb Criterium is NYC’s first big race of the season, put on by Columbia University’s cycling team and the Century Road Club Association, it is a great tune-up for the early races yet to come. I was glad I could fit my tool roll, spare clothes, food, and race wheels comfortably [...]

Red Hook Rider Kacey

Kacey Manderfield Red Hook Crit

Our final rider to be introduced to our crew of Red Hook Crit riders is none other than Kacey Manderfield. Kacey won the first edition of the Crit in 2008 and has been beating out the other gals since. We asked Kacey what made this race so special to her: “The Red Hook Crit is [...]

Red Hook Criterium with Kacey Manderfield

Kacey Manderfield won the first edition of the Red Hook Crit in 2008. She placed 9th overall this year, and was the first female to the finish line. This rad cyclist headed to the race with our Red Hook Crit Timbuk2 Race Duffel and came away with a special edition Especial Tres backpack. We’re proud [...]