THE INVENTOR OF THE ALPES-MARITIMES

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The Inventor of The Alpes-Maritimes. A pioneer of the peaks, Victor de Cessole’s love affair with the mountains left a legacy for us all to follow.

Designing A Bike For An Undefinable Discipline?

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Cervélo launch the new Áspero gravel bike. How do you begin to design a bike for a discipline that defies definition? We asked the brains behind the head-turning machine how they squared the circle.

London Frame Builders | ISEN

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London Frame Builders; ISEN. London is a creative hub and whilst we may be living in a digital age, you’ll still find plenty of artists who opt for something a little more hands-on.

London Frame Builders | Quirk Cycles

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London Frame Builders; Quirk Cycles. London is a creative hub and whilst we may be living in a digital age, you’ll still find plenty of artists who opt for something a little more hands-on.

London Frame Builders | Saffron Frameworks

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London Frame Builders; Saffron Frameworks. London is a creative hub and whilst we may be living in a digital age, you’ll still find plenty of artists who opt for something a little more hands-on.

The Lemon Farmers Of The Col de la Madone

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Lemon Farmers of the Col de la Madone. Jean-Claude used to race his bike on the very same slopes where he and Sylviane practice their métier producing the citrus jewels of the Côte d’Azur.

THE CLIMB

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The Climb. It's manifest destiny - we started here by presenting the script at last year's festival, we shot the first scene on the bikes on the Col de Vence, now we're premiering at Cannes.

Details of the species

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Details of the species. Fons Bikes weren't happy with the 'shrink it and pink it' approach of the most of the big bike brands. Like the best entrepreneurs, they saw a gap in the market. So they set out to fix it.

Officine Mattio: Prodotte in Italia

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Officine Mattio: Prodotte in Italia. Officine Mattio are keeping a stronghold on the 'Made In Italy' label where passion meets design meets experience meets pleasure.

Passoni: The atelier, the polymath & the pyramids

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Passoni: The atelier, the polymath & the pyramids. If there are seven stories in the world then perhaps the truth behind the process of creating a Passoni, the pure joy of riding one is actually a story that has a little piece of at least six of them.

Men of steel

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Men of steel. Our friends at Cycles Victoire are using ‘acier’ to almost single-handidly revive the French frame-building industry. They've been producing some of the most exquisite frames you’ll ever see.