Helsinki has been like a giant ice rink for weeks but there was a pot of gold at the end of the icy rainbow.
Video from the 2014 King of Fixed weekend in Helsinki which brought all of the country’s fixed gear riders together for a few days.
KRNKY hand make these awesome winter cycling caps in Helsinki from 100% cotton. They feature an extra flap to keep your ears and the back of your head warm.
Photos from a great urban cyclocross race in Helsinki Finland – freezing temperature comes as standard.
In Helsinki we don’t need to lock our bikes up like Fort Knox, we can safely leave them unsecured, most of the time at least.
Wednesday evening saw a nice relaxed cyclocross race here in Helsinki, nothing too strenuous but certainly enough to get the blood pumping which is needed now that the temperature is starting to drop.
On the whole living in Finland is great, I have very few complaints, riding is also a pleasure for the most part. Here are a few thoughts on my experiences so far…
Last night I went along to my first event here in Helsinki, there are weekly get-togethers and regular alleycat races – last night was the Keskaricup 2014. There was a really decent turnout and it was nice to finally put some faces to online profile pictures from Instagram, the Yksivaihde forum and the Facebook Page. I’m […]
I went to Finland, I saw some sunsets, travelled in some boats, swam in some warm water, saw more sunsets and sweated in a sauna.
Toni shows the Finnish winter who the boss is on his Surly Steamroller…