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Matt & Simon’s Factor O2 Bikes For The Taiwan KOM Challenge

Matt & Simon’s Factor O2 Bikes For The Taiwan KOM Challenge

– This is the Factor O2, that I’ve literally just ridden in the Taiwan KOM Challenge upon. – And on board, there are some of the– – Lightest parts available, we’ve got Lightweight wheels, we got THM components, and I’ve got a Shimano Dura Ace. – SRAM RED eTap. – Mine came with SRAM RED […]

We Went to Taiwan to Make a Bike from the Future (and Actually Did) – The Grim Donut

We Went to Taiwan to Make a Bike from the Future (and Actually Did) – The Grim Donut

(lively orchestral music) (Email message tone) – Oh look, those guys at (beep) have a new bike. – Let me guess. This one’s five millimeters longer and one degree slacker, Kaz? – Let’s see; actually, six millimeters longer. – It’s ridiculous. All these companies, they’re trying to cram evolutionary down our throat as revolutionary. Just […]

[ DARE TO TRI ]  – Episode 1

[ DARE TO TRI ] – Episode 1

I’m Javi, a student, photographer, athlete from Guatemala in Taiwan. Inspired by my grandfather, I first got into competitive sports at a young age. Running has taught me so much more than just perseverance and resilience. It has lead me to places I could never dream of. I’m always trying to push myself to new […]

Matt & Simon’s Factor O2 Bikes For The Taiwan KOM Challenge

– This is the Factor O2, that I’ve literally just ridden in the Taiwan KOM Challenge upon. – And on board, there are some of the– – Lightest parts available, we’ve got Lightweight wheels, we got THM components, and I’ve got a Shimano Dura Ace. – SRAM RED eTap. – Mine came with SRAM RED […]

How Brakes Are Made | Inside The Tektro-TRP Factory

How Brakes Are Made | Inside The Tektro-TRP Factory

– Did you know that 13 million brakes are made each year by Tektro TRP? Did you know that that takes 3,200 tonnes of aluminium? Did you know that Tektro have 160 CNC machines, and that no one needs to operate them? See that last bit wasn’t true, everyone was just at lunch. Did you […]

I Biked My Way Around Taiwan – Bikepacking Route One – Huan-Dao Bicycle Touring – 環島1號線

I Biked My Way Around Taiwan – Bikepacking Route One – Huan-Dao Bicycle Touring – 環島1號線

Thank you for joining me, this is a video and slideshow of my bicycle tour in Taiwan. Starting in Taipei, I spent a week photographing architecture and trying all the wonderful food. First order of business was finding a bicycle I use mathewbike.com I’ll leave with description in the link below. When I cycle I […]