Category: Feature

Bill Woodul 1976 Milan San Remo Photos

Check out those gloves! A little while back we dove into Jim Merz’s 1964 trip from Portland to DenverĀ and in interacting with Jim on Facebook, I came upon a number of series of photos that he’s uploaded to… Read More

Jim Merz’s 1964 Portland to Denver Tour

I am over the moon thrilled to be able to share these amazing photos from Jim Merz’s tour from Portland to Denver in 1964 with the Bike Jerks audience. They are at once charming and romantic, the fuzziness… Read More

Introducing the Send Band

I am beyond stoked to bring you the fruits of a multi-year odyssey to create and produce what is highly likely the greatest device for keeping your ears comfortable in cool temps, while at the same time, (yes,… Read More

All City Championships 2017

Artwork by Mike Jandora Friends, the ACC’s are back to spice up your Summer! Please join us in Minneapolis from August 24th-26th for three days of partying and a lazy Sunday spent at the beach! The big news… Read More

Copper Harbor

A visit to the Keweenaw Peninsula in pictures, with few words.

1984 Fisher MountainBikes Mt. Tam

I just finished Charlie Kelly’s excellent book on the founding years of mountain biking, and was jonesing to experience one of the early generation of purpose built frame sets when my buddy Jeff discovered this little gem on… Read More

Steve Potts Titanium Dirt Drop 29’er

This beauty belongs to my buddy Ben Witt, brand manager of Whisky Parts Co, and is one of a handful of real stunners that he calls his own. The dude’s got great taste, as this build really shows…. Read More

1978 DeRosa Professional Special Edition

So stoked to bring you what may very well be the sweetest bicycle ever featured on this here little blog, or at least the most beautiful in recent memory. It is elegance personified and while purists may cry… Read More

Jeff’s 65cm Terry Osell Touring Bike

Our resident buddy bike collector, who’s also a giant human being, Jeff Schmidt just finished this lovely Osell for himself. We’ve featured a few of his bikes before, including his Wicked Fat Chance. This is a locally built… Read More

1981 Grey Rabbit / Pearl Pass MTB Tour

Photo Tim Thulin One of the things in running Bike Jerks that gives me the most satisfaction are those rare instances when I get to share some history with you that I in turn was super excited to… Read More