About the author: Kristen Legan

Kristen Legan is a former professional triathlete and current elite-level cyclist who lives for two-wheeled adventures the world over. In 2012, Legan was one of six women to ride the entire Tour de France route as part of the women’s Rêve Tour team. Besides riding and writing about bikes, Legan is a coach with Boulder, Colorado’s APEX Coaching.


2016 Eddy Merckx Cycles bike line-up launched


Founded on history and legend, iconic Eddy Merckx Cycles looks to the future with a large expansion of bike offerings in 2016.

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NAHBS 2015: And the winners of this year’s show are…


Each year, the North American Handmade Bicycle Show brings together a unique and talented assortment of frame builders and bike enthusiasts. Some builders went above and beyond the rest and were recognized at the awards ceremony for their creativity, vision, and craftsmanship. Here is a run-down of some of this year’s winners.

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NAHBS 2015: Clothing, hats, and other unique accessories


The North American Handmade Bike Show isn’t just about bikes. Much of the show centers around unique offerings from makers of clothing, hats, and other cool accessories.

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NAHBS 2015: E-bikes emerge at this year’s show


E-bikes have been slow to take hold in North America but new electric assist systems are making it easier for frame builders to make the transition. Check out these electric assist creations from this year’s North American Handmade Bike Show.

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NAHBS 2015: Gravel and cyclocross bike gallery


The gravel-racing scene has exploded in the U.S. and this trend was unmistakable at this year’s North American Handmade Bicycle Show in Louisville, Kentucky.

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NAHBS 2015: Best in show road bikes


See the winning bikes from this year’s North American Handmade Bicycle Show.

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