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Stay Alive Studio’s Courier Collection: ‘I want people to realise they’re important’

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Cordell Murray is Stay Alive Studio. With his photography project, he wants to show you what’s inside a messenger’s bag – but it’s about a bit more than that. Courier turned dispatcher, he’s following a desire to make people feel important and connected. The project shows different couriers from different …

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Shardy Nieves on Track or Die NYC: ‘the balls to the wall wildest shit you’ve ever done’

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Track or Die NYC was born from a group of friends riding together, with Shardy Nieves documenting it through his photography. Then it took off and turned into something really big. Now, six years later, ToD hold a stack of tough, weird and boozy yearly events and are a solid …

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David Trimble: the evolution of Red Hook Crit and how he spends his birthday now

In Interviews, London, New York by Claire

David Trimble started the Red Hook Crit in Brooklyn as a birthday party. It marked a change in fixed gear racing. Ten years later it’s now hundreds of riders deep. He’s surprised there’s still the intense love for it. As it comes to London for its third year, I asked …

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Szczecin for ECMC 2018: Jarek Środecki on couriering in Poland and populating the bike world with skull propaganda

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Jarek Środecki is behind the influx of grinning skull stickers around the world as half the courier world receive sly marketing from Szczecin in Poland, intent on hosting the next ECMC. I met him in Berlin for the CMWC Sister City Alleycat. Between making a good line in socks and …

ClaireSzczecin for ECMC 2018: Jarek Środecki on couriering in Poland and populating the bike world with skull propaganda
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Anna Bugbee in NYC: adventure time all the time

In Interviews, New York by Claire

Being in a city where cycling is ‘hard’ can make you love it more. Anna Bugbee thinks so. She grew up near the mountains in a childhood of adventure, and fell in love with cycling even harder when she got to New York. Anna’s most likely to be found doing …

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Forever stoked: John Alcantara from NYC to the mountains

In Interviews, New York by Claire

Seconds after saying hello, New York courier John Alcantara is immediately halfway through a story about his upcoming ride from Seattle to Portland and out into the Oregon Outback. He talks quickly, excitedly and happily about cycling, and it is infectious. He refuses to sit down for an hour, wiggling …

ClaireForever stoked: John Alcantara from NYC to the mountains