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Flames, graffiti & fixed gear. Fridays sprints at the Leake Street tunnel.

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Hey guys,

We had another event on Friday, this time it was an all out sprint tournament, straight down Leake St. tunnel.  The event started at 7:30 but Mikey R got there early (in his fetching new road shoes) to make it nice for you guys:

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We were greeted by some awesome fire jugglers from the circus which was cool, & their trance music, which wasn’t, but we quickly drowned that out with our superior boombox.  Pristine road surface – check, intimidating music – check, now all we needed was our riders.  Rob arrived with the prizes, premium rush style:

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Mike M finished spraying this piece, changed his outfit then sprayed the start line on:

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Mikey R took down the names, 16 in total, including the guy who worked in the tunnel & literally walked out from the wall behind us with a slack chained ratbike (& actually won his first race!).  Premium Rob explained the rules (“go straight“) & we were on our way:

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Lettie screamed the starting orders, Mike M called the winners on the line & the rest cheered the guys on.

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No casualties until the last race where it got a little crazy.  Charles (our previous checkpoint race winner) managed to get in a close 2nd place, a little worse for wear, but still smiling:

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It was a photo finish for 1st place but our winner Dan nabbed it, just.  Here are the results:

1st place: Dan

2nd place: Charles

3rd place: Dimitri

Here are the podium shots (with a suspicious looking graffiti Santa in the background) seasons greetings!

1st:

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2nd:

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3rd:

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Big, big thanks to our sponsors, Knog. Continental & Chrome for the prizes, which were goody bags full of tires, cycling attire, Knog. lights & a chrome bag for the winner!

More action:

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We’ll have another event early in the new year, until then Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year guys!

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Check out our sponsors:

http://www.knog.com.au/

http://www.chromeindustries.com/

http://www.conti-tyres.co.uk/conticycle/

& check out our Intstagram for more photos & videos!

@fixedgearlondon

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Ride for Philippines

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I’m sure you seen the news about what’s going on in the Philippines, so I’m doing this charity ride on Sunday 24th November with other pinoy riders in London. All money will go to Red Cross Philippines, please email me on Ramirezfgldn@gmail.com for ok how to donate, every help is good!

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Written by Mikey Ramirez

November 18, 2013 at 10:26 pm

PCR Welcomes Us

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Has you may know we are preparing our trip to France. Paris Chill Racing(PCR) will be making an event to welcome us once we get there. We can’t wait to meet everyone! Check out their page here.

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Written by Mikey Ramirez

June 7, 2013 at 5:50 pm

Sunday Ride

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Yesterday, myself and two friend’s went for a random ride for my birthday. We was faced with some real cold wind and some rain, all in all no matter what weather it is we still be riding. Just be safe!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meet Raph and Ren

Written by Mikey Ramirez

November 5, 2012 at 1:39 pm

Posted in Birthdays, Uncategorized

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