Tag results for: Rapha

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Rapha Continental: Sapa | Video

Located 380km northwest of Hanoi, Sa Pa is a remote town that is closer to the border with China. This area is also home to the highest mountain in Vietnam, and the mountain ranges make up the eastern extremity of the Himalayas. Rapha Continental Asia team, comprised … READ MORE

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PSFK – James Fairbank of Rapha | Video

Secrets to successful branding and marketing may come across as a complex matrix. James Fairbank gives an insight into what makes Rapha a standout brand amongst the cycling community and industry. In essence, Fairbank does not necessarily outline anything groundbreaking; however, he reiterates key points that touch … READ MORE

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Rapha Continental: Tohoku | Video

Rapha Continental video series from Rapha usually documents the tough route ridden by their members. Despite the preparation of the experienced riders, the roads in Tohoku region in Japan offered a completely different challenge. A realization that the devastation is still very evident after one year, and … READ MORE

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Rapha – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook

British-born cycling wear brand Rapha reinstated grace and style to the otherwise sporty cycling wear market. However, Rapha contributes to the cycling scene as much as they emphasize well-designed apparel and accessories. Their Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook gives an insight into the thought that goes into designing … READ MORE

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Rapha Continental “Bohemia” | Video

The word “Bohemia” immediately conjures a certain state of mind, rather than a geographic location. But as prosaic as it sounds, Bohemia is simply a region in the Czech Republic bordered by Germany and Poland to the north and Austria to the south. Its storied past and … READ MORE

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Rapha x Chris King – Espresso Tamper

Even though at first glance bicycles and coffees do not seem to share a connection, there is something inherently similar about these two popular cultures. Both are extremely mass-marketed, yet there is the small niche that pushes the envelope to progress each genre. Furthermore, each is crafted … READ MORE

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City Grounds – Rapha Cycle Club Shop Visit | Video

Even though a dig here and there between the fixie riders and the road racers is common outside the shop, all riders – deep down – share a healthy respect for one another as cyclists. And no where else is this better exemplified than at San Francisco’s … READ MORE

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Rapha Continental: Java | Video

In the ever-continuing Rapha Continental video series from British cycle wear brand Rapha, the team traveled to South East Asian islands of Indonesia. The volcanic island of Java is as scenic as it is gruesome to ride. Through the truly extraordinary terrain, the Rapha Continental riders cycled … READ MORE

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Rapha – Rapha Continental Builders Video Series | Video

Rapha is reinventing the way cycling is seen by the public eye and the Rapha Continental Builders series focuses on exceptional builders in the industry who have the same obsession for design and quality as Rapha. It is a casual interview session with four talented builders in … READ MORE

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KTC-Manufacture – Interview with Rapha Founder

Rapha is a cycle wear brand with a slight difference and its this little differentiation which has made it become what it is today. Already eight years deep, founder Simon Mottram was not always in the garment industry. In fact, he started out as an accountant and … READ MORE

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Rapha Pro Team Spring/Summer 2012 Collection | Video

Top cycling apparel brand, Rapha, recently released an interactive lookbook for their Spring/Summer 2012, featuring detailed looks at their gear in action. But, we all know that you can’t replace a beautifully produced video showcasing just how good their collection looks in the saddle. Rapha continues to … READ MORE