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Aloha, Barlow

Aloha¬†(/…ôňąlo äh…Ďňź/…ô-LOH-hah,¬†Hawaiian:¬†[…ôňąloh…ô]) is the¬†Hawaiian¬†word for¬†love,¬†affection,¬†peace,¬†compassion¬†and¬†mercy, that is commonly used as a greeting.[1][2]¬†It has a deeper cultural and spiritual significance to¬†native Hawaiians, for whom the term is used to define a force that holds together existence. (Carrol, Bret (2000).¬†The Routledge Historical Atlas of Religion in America.¬†Psychology Press. p.¬†19.¬†ISBN¬†9780415921312) It could be said that the Barlow is a […]

A Unique Build

Since its launch in 2019, the Storm King has developed into quite the versatile bike. Race bike, trail bike, adventure bike, or even bikepacking, the Storm King does it all. The list of customers who build up different variants of the bike is constantly changing as well. Some builds are more “raw” while others can […]

Mountain Bike Action Review: 2023 Flow Motion

Back in 2019, Mountain Bike Action reviewed our first hardtail mountain bike- the Flow Motion. The conversation in the beginning was something along the lines of: “Hardtail? Yeah, we have some FS bikes we want to ride but we will give your bike a shot.” Not exactly confidence inspiring, but at least they were willing […]

Tackling the streets of PDX

Usually we strive to get photography done and posted for each custom bike we do with the expectation that we will showcase the bike both in social media and advertising as the bike is being delivered to the customer. However, there are those times where we get a little busy and things don’t always line […]

The Polished Beauty

For the 2020 Chris King Handbuilt show, the color choices were either Gold or a Two Tone Black/ Gold. The Gold was going to be polished and the Two Tone Black/ Gold was going to be a matte finish. Both colors were gorgeous in their own rights, but once we saw the shine of the […]

Cover Page! Storm King GP in Road Bike Action

The Storm King GP came about due to the evolution in Gravel Racing and Gravel Riding. As riders continue to push the boundaries of their bikes further and further, it was only a matter of time before the components that would go on their frames would evolve as well. With the creation of the new […]