Carl von Arbin

  • velonode posted an update in the group Group logo of velonodevelonode 4 years, 5 months ago

    Chronicle: Best of Velonode

    This is our last editorial story before the year ends and our beloved platform and project will be put on ice. Before we go we’d like to thank our amazing contributors and highlight the ones that made it to the spotlight the most often.

    Thank you.

    Explore the story: http://velonode.cc/best-of/

  • velonode posted an update in the group Group logo of velonodevelonode 4 years, 6 months ago

    Chronicle: Collect Curate Connect

    The year is coming to an end. For many of us it means a time of reuniting with friends and family and the recharge of those well-drained batteries.

    And it’s the same for Velonode. But this time, the end of the year will also mark the end of an other era.

    Read our last story:…[Read more]

  • Three years of Velonode is just about to get wrapped up.

    Velonode has been exciting in many ways but the most extraordinary thing about this whole project is our amazing contributors that has materialized our visions and made all incredible stories that capture action and emotion.

    Our last editorial story is about them. Our beloved…[Read more]

  • When we first launched the Velonode Beta over two years ago our vision was to create something new and unique. Something that would bring relief to the information-flooded cyclist.

    We had an idea of Velonode as a platform for distilling content, data and trends and to give it back to cyclists who wanted to find that epic local road, that unique…[Read more]

  • velonode posted an update in the group Group logo of velonodevelonode 4 years, 6 months ago

    Behind the Brand: Swiss Revolution

    “When DT Swiss told us they had a revolution coming, it wasn’t the first time that word was being used in relation to a product launch.

    But the new ERC 1100 Dicut is something new and very interesting that truly deserves a close look. Revolution? See for yourself.”

    Explore the story:…[Read more]

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    We got on the plane to Zürich, Switzerland to get a glance of their latest product and to experience it ourselves. The closer we got to Switzerland, the more I realized how much I like to look at mountains. It’s very liberating.

    DT Swiss has many factories in Poland, France, Spain and Asia but still has a production facility for the alloy…[Read more]

  • Emil Rosenberg posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 4 years, 7 months ago

    New softshell winter kit from KATUSHA Sports

    Russian KATUSHA Sports, closely working with Team KATUSHA has for some time been creating apparel under their own name. And recently, they released some new additions just in time for the European winter. The products that could my eye were the softshell Jacket/Pants along with the “Airtech”…[Read more]

  • velonode posted an update in the group Group logo of velonodevelonode 4 years, 7 months ago

    Review: Rapha Pro Team Aerosuit

    The Pro Team Aerosuit is essentially a versatile skinsuit for any day, every day and race day.

    Explore the story: http://velonode.cc/rapha-aerosuit/

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    We spent time both training and racing in the Rapha Pro Team Skinsuit, and can finally present our full review of this interesting piece.

    First of all, let’s talk fabrics. Usually when it comes to skinsuits, pros get one thing, and we get another. Not what’s going on here. Rapha actually lets everyone gain from the Team Sky marginal gains…[Read more]

  • velonode posted an update in the group Group logo of velonodevelonode 4 years, 7 months ago

    Review: Osymetric

    “When Bradley Wiggins came to Team Sky in 2010, he had signed an interesting contract but he also came to 2010 with new material; Pinarello bike, Kask helmet, Adidas clothing and those oddly shaped chainrings.

    The concept of ovalized chainrings aren’t recently invented. They’ve been around for years. That being said,…[Read more]

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    According to Jean-Louis Talo, the inventor of the rings claims that he’s found a mechanical design that is properly made for the human body. Basically, the thinking behind the design is that normal chainrings are inefficient because we as humans are not efficient at producing power all around the pedal stroke.

    That lead Jean-Louis to create…[Read more]

  • Fredrik Neppelberg posted an update in the group Group logo of TechnologyTechnology 4 years, 7 months ago

    The making of a Fi’zi:k Saddle

    Every fi’zi:k saddle starts life at fi’zi:k headquarters, in Italy. Some things deserve to be made by hand: making saddles for heroes and champions requires focus. Every stitch, seam and join is made by the hands of the dedicated. Some traditions are worth preserving.

  • Lars Hansson posted an update in the group Group logo of BoutiquesBoutiques 4 years, 8 months ago

    HIA Velo

    HIA stands for Handmade in America and it’s a fresh brand that has assembled the best American talent in order to pursue the soul of making bikes a craftsmanship again. HIA Velo is about creating a tangible commitment to develop a brand that means something to people.

  • Emil Rosenberg posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 4 years, 8 months ago

    New BBUC collection live!

    The Vienna based BBUC has finally quit the teasing and released their full, all-new collection of bike wear. With items crossing from race performance to a city silhouette they’re daring to create pieces that look good both on and off the bike.

    The collection has seen the combined creativity of BBUC and Wendy Jim,…[Read more]

  • Fredrik Neppelberg posted an update in the group Group logo of CityCity 4 years, 8 months ago

    Merino for the city

    Newly founded Olivers Apparel brand has released a couple of interesting garments that isn’t made for cycling per say, but fills a ‘casual-city-riding’ gap nonetheless. With minimal branding and high-end materials, Olivers Apparel has really started out strong.

    The Porter Hoodie is made from 98% merino wool with 2% spandex…[Read more]

  • Emil Rosenberg posted an update in the group Group logo of TechnologyTechnology 4 years, 8 months ago

    Discovering the best foul-weather kit

    Being an advocate for training in all kinds of weathers often puts me in less pleasurable situations. And when the summer is obviously coming to an end, the foul weather sessions become more and more frequent. Until recently, I haven’t been sure of what clothing strategy to use.

    The dilemma comes with the…[Read more]

  • Emil Rosenberg posted an update in the group Group logo of BoutiquesBoutiques 4 years, 8 months ago

    Diadora x Hanon Celeste Sneaker

    “Our inspiration for the Tuscan Racer was to parallel the attention to detail and craft of Italian-made road bikes from the 70’s and 80’s with Italy’s world renowned production of leather footwear. The love and care applied to the hand built steel frames is how we feel about sneakers and our approach to the shoe…[Read more]

  • velonode posted an update in the group Group logo of velonodevelonode 4 years, 8 months ago

    Recap: Top Picks 022

    To welcome the season of cyclocross, we’re wrappping our 22nd Issue to make room for new editorial stories.
    But until then, enjoy our latest top picks from our latest issue!

    Explore the story: http://velonode.cc/top-picks-022/

  • WEOUTDOOR Photoshoot (Photo in header)
    Spanish photographer and contributor Brazo de Hiero has been doing work for apparel brand WEOUTDOOR, and it looks great!

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    Review: Wiggins ‘My Hour’
    The book, ‘My Hour’ is mixing nostalgia with past record breakers with the science of Bradley’s ride. The book is full…[Read more]

  • Fredrik Neppelberg posted an update in the group Group logo of CyclocrossCyclocross 4 years, 8 months ago

    MUD OR GLORY No. 1

    “Mud or Glory” is a book that collects the best pictures of the last two editions of the Catalan Championship of CX.

    Inside you will find a meticulous selection of snapshots, each and every one of them captured by the photographer specializing in cycling, Brazo de Hierro.
    Its author will achieve transfer you to the context…[Read more]

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