Author Archives : Lorena Cupcake

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Smell Ya Later, Tiny Fix


If you’ve noticed that it’s been all weeds and crickets around here at Tiny Fix lately, you’re not the only one. I’ve often been frustrated when blogs stop updating regularly without explanation, so I wanted to let our readership what’s been going on with Tiny Fix, and with me, personally. Tiny Fix still exists! We post links we find interesting…

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Gearcrush: Pure Purist Edition


Mythical State of Jefferson Permanent Brovet Water Bottle – $10 Specialized’s Purist water bottles are the standard among cyclists the world over. Nobody wants a bottle so stiff that you can’t dump cold water over your head during a long ride, or a funky plastic that leeches off-flavors and harmful chemicals into your water. But you still want to look…

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Bandit Cross: Night Moves August 22nd (MPLS)


Bike Jerks are throwing yet another bandit cross event in Minneapolis! Peep the Facebook event here and get ready for some fun in the dark. Friday, August 22nd 10pm Minnehaha Falls Dog Park, Minneapolis Facebook event Cross season is right around the corner so it’s time to start cranking up the Bandit Cross fun machine, our second Bandit Cross of…

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Pigeon Cat Alleycat + Party-be-cue is THIS SUNDAY!


That’s right, it’s all going down this weekend! Check out the Facebook event for…pretty much the same info I’m going to write below, but it’ll prop up our insecurity if we see more people have RSVP’d. This is quick and dirty alleycat from the Tiny Fix babes in the action-packed run-up to Cuttin Crew Classic and NACCC. No activities, points,…

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Cuttin Crew Classic 2014: Thunder Road to NACCC: August 22-28


Photo from Cuttin Crew Classic 2011 by Chris Dilts This year, the North American Cycle Courier Championships will be held in the land of Grain Belt, Pizza Luce, and hidden swimming holes: Minneapolis. Here in Chicago, our very own Cuttin Crew will be helping you gear up for the showdown of the century with a hot weekend of racing and…

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Hot Mess: A Pre-Pre-NACCC Warm Up: Saturday, August 16th


Our favorite kittens over at Cut Cats are throwing a little jammer to get you revved up for Cuttin Crew Classic/NACCC. Meet up at Eckhart Park (1330 W Chicago Ave) at 3:00 PM and get ready to rumble. Remember, our alleycat, Pigeon Cat, is the next day! It’s a whole weekend of partying and we can’t wait to see everyone…

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Weekend at Bike Swim 3: It’s Getting Hot, Hot, Hot


RAT PATROL PARTY! They hit us up to tell us about this event, and I was so relieved when I opened the message, because as Chicago’s other bike gang (who has been around way longer than Tiny Fix), I’ve always kind of worried they were gonna wanna rumble. And we’d definitely lose. Anyway, all they wanna do is swim swim…

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Fyxation Open – Fixed Gear Street Crit Saturday June 26th


Pre-register here for this thirty minute crit taking place on the Chicago Criterium Course this Saturday, and save $5 off day-of registration! No license required. We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the first annual Fyxation Open fixed gear criterium in Chicago, IL on July 26th, 2014. This high energy fixed gear only criterium will be held…

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All City Championship 2014 July 10th-12th


Three days of racing and a sloppy sweaty drunk afterparty? Minneapolis knows how to do it. Here’s the full rundown of the City Championship this year, via the Bike Jerks blog. Thursday July 10th – Bandit Cross Hobo Camp Bryn Mawr Meadows 7pm Free to all and open to all types of bikes, though we prefer singlespeeds if you’ve got…

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