We’re lower than a month away from the Philly Bike Expo, with the present returning to Philadelphia, PA the weekend of October twenty ninth! As common, there are a variety of nice manufacturers and audio system scheduled to attend.
That features a variety of new exhibitors that will likely be attending this yr for the primary time – in keeping with PBE, the exhibitor checklist numbers are up 23% over 2021. And from that checklist, let’s begin with the body builders. Body constructing has at all times been featured on the PBE – in spite of everything, the present was based by legendary body builder Stephen Bilenky, of Bilenky Cycle Works.
And with the cancellation of NAHBS 2022, the exhibitor checklist of body builders seems to be to have grown much more for PBE 2022 – additional cementing the Philly Bike Expo’s place as one of many premier bicycle reveals in america.
Body Builders Exhibiting for the primary time at PBE 2022
- 1 Body Builders Exhibiting for the primary time at PBE 2022
- 2 Acoustic Cycles
- 3 Breadwinner Cycles
- 4 Chandi Bicycles
- 5 Corvid Cycles
- 6 Extra Small Body Builders
- 7 Alex Meade
- 8 Booomers Bamboo
- 9 Handz
- 10 Sizzling Salad
- 11 Liberation Fabrication
- 12 Liebo
- 13 Maiorosse
- 14 Sal’s Bikes
- 15 Body Builders
- 16 Equipment & Attire
- 17 Advocacy
- 18 Bike Producers
- 19 Bike Outlets
- 20 Parts
- 21 Distributors
Definitely not a brand new builder, however this will likely be Breadwinner Cycles’ first time on the PBE. After Ira and Tony collaborated with Rapha and constructed prototype bikes for Detroit’s Shinola, Breadwinner Cycles was born. Based on their web site, “Ira and Tony proceed to design and craft each customized Breadwinner bicycle with their small staff, a course of that stems from their love of using and creating high quality objects”.
Breadwinner is one among my favourite manufacturers to “Instagram ogle” over the previous few years, and we could have a sneak peek at their showpiece quickly. Keep tuned!
Chattanooga, Tennessee’s personal Chandi Bicycles is a body store the place you may get a high-end customized titanium body constructed for you. Chandi Bicycles was based by Richie Moore and Eric Tittsworth, and in keeping with their web site, “Bicycles are our sweet. After years of engaged on all sides of the bicycle business, Eric and Richie thought it was time to come back collectively, mix their data and love of bicycles, and construct the body that everybody was wanting”.
All Corvids are mentioned to be constructed from aerospace grade 3Al-2.5V CWSR (chilly labored stress relieved) titanium tubing.
Based on their web site, beneath the title “Take Flight”, Corvid Cycles’ founder Chad says that Bicycles are his ardour.
“Whether or not they be path shredders, gravel crushers, extremely racers or every day commuters, I consider all bicycles are lovely”. He continues, “A motorbike ought to complement its rider completely, and everybody ought to be capable to expertise the thrill of biking no matter bodily potential, gender id, race or faith. These principals drive all the things I do”.
Chad appears to have dedicated publicly to supporting variety in our business again in 2020, which is of nice curiosity to me, and along with his assertion: “Titanium Bicycles for Each Physique”… you realize I will likely be twisting his ear on the expo as nicely. 🙂 #allbodiesonbikes
Extra Small Body Builders
Try these Instagram accounts of a number of the different body builders showcasing their lovely creations on the Philly Bike Expo… after you try the attention sweet on their web sites, and social media accounts, you’ll perceive why they’ll be topping my checklist of cubicles to go to upon my arrival on the expo!
Beneath is a full checklist of the manufacturers which can be exhibiting for the primary time on the Philly Bike Expo 2022: