Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Los Fixie Riders: L.A. Latino teens on Why They Prefer Fixed Gear Bikes

Fix gear bikes are not new. It's early 19th century technology and cyclist who ride them today swear by them. It's not a new trend either, devout fixed gear aficionados shed tears when retailers like Urban Outfitters starting selling fix gear bikes in 2009. The new phenomenon here is that tweens and teens of color are jumping on these bikes on city streets.



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