Entries by Hampsten Cycles

Yard Sale 2013

Sometimes… things get a little out of hand. One has ideas, bikes get built, photographs get taken, websites are updated, bikes are ridden… but something is missing. Or two things, in this case: space and money. Bikes take up a lot of space in a small shop like ours and boy, do they suck up […]

From PEZ’s Favorite Tour Moments

1992 Stage 14 Alpe d’Huez: Edmond HoodJohnny and I drove up the night before, the roof was off the car and the smell of barbecues filled the air as we tooted, waved and smiled our way to the top. There was a party going on from hairpin one to 21 – ghetto blasters, guitars, beer, […]

Trofeo Strada Bianca

Ok, I’ve been dragging my feet on this but let’s get serious here: we have an event planned, all are invited, and it involves riding on a variety of surfaces – including plenty of gravel and dirt – as well as a long/cold/damp tunnel. We’re calling it “Trofeo Strada Bianca”, it starts at 9am from […]

Bikes and Pasta at Il Corvo

Hampsten Cycles & 333fab are taking advantage of Pioneer Square’s First Thursday Art Scene and will be hanging out with a bunch of bikes and such with Chef Mike Easton at his joint Il Corvo (217 James St).Mike makes the best pasta I’ve had in Seattle and Max and Steve will oil-wrestle at 8pm to […]