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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 …

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

ClaireDavid Trimble: the evolution of Red Hook Crit and how he spends his birthday now
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Anna Bugbee in NYC: adventure time all the time

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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 …

ClaireAnna Bugbee in NYC: adventure time all the time
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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 …

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Corey the Courier: stories from New York

In Interviews, New York by Claire

Corey Hilliard, known as Corey the Courier, has a story for pretty much every aspect of cycling. A courier in Philadelphia and New York, I meet him in Brooklyn with a list of things to ask about ranging from cycling cross-country, winning and hosting alleycats, couriering for the last 17-odd …

ClaireCorey the Courier: stories from New York