Mat Barlow has been in and around the bike industry since he was in diapers and is now partner in our Boulder, Colorado dealer, VECCHIO’S BICICLETTERIA. He was kind enough to give us a little insight into his Baxter after he’s put some serious time on it. The versatility of the Baxter allows him to switch between a faster rolling Compass tire on a Mavic Crossmax wheel set to a wide Derby rim with 50mm Clements mounted. What’s your route today? Switch wheel set and you are gone! words & photos by: MAT BARLOW—-BAXTER IN A NUT SHELL…..if that’s possible. MOOTS: Give us a little background of you and bikes…..
From show floor to under the rider in 24 hours— As we look back a the North American Handmade Bicycle Show…….
EMERALD GREEN KING LTD….and Moots green bits— Flashing back to the past weekend and NAHBS-Salt Lake City. Whew…..what a trip.
The van is unloaded, the bikes cleaned and my sunburn is fading into what I call a tan. Just a few weeks ago now and The Moots Owners Camp 5.0 still has us reeling with excitement about how passionate our customers are about our bikes and riding. A common thread we all share.
We are hitting the road right after NAHBS for an awesome South East kick-off-to-spring demo tour. The Moots van will be loaded with current models such as…….
A couple of Fridays ago I went out for a lunch ride. We had some “warm” weather with highs in the upper 40’s. That’s warm for us mountain people. I returned to my desk still dressed in winter cycling clothes and opened my emails.
Blues Break Week. Yep, we get so much winter that come February you kinda get a little, let’s say, sick of winter. So, this week every year the kids are out of school, which leads to a migration of Steamboat folk to leave town.
ACME Bicycle Co. based out of Brooklyn, New York came on board as a Moots Dealer in 2015. Since then they have hosted Moots social nights and demos from their shop.