2015 Melburn Roobaix – Event Report

Enough photos to sink a ship - the biggest ride report to date.  Enjoy!

Bikeshare is back!

  Less the price of a flat white That's right!  Melburn's unofficial currency is coffee, and in this town there isn't much greater bang for [...]

Molteni Fauxnago

Winners are grinners. The lucky winner of Bank of Melbourne's fantastic custom Fauxnago prize for Melburn Roobaix this year is still [...]

Fauxnago Super ‘Molteni’

The winner of the custom Fauxnago for Melburn Roobaix is Ian Mortimer. This Roobaix veteran was thrilled to be the recipient of the [...]

2014 Melburn Roobaix Video


De Rosa – For Sundays in Hell

The Godfather of Framebuilding - De Rosa,  never fails to create a beautiful bicycle. This machine was built just in time [...]

2014 Melburn Roobaix – Ride Report

2014 MELBURN ROOBAIX – RIDE REPORT The water has finally drained from the pave of another Melburn Roobaix. Thanks for being [...]

Photobooth Portraits

Fauxnago C4.0

Few bikes settle on as hallowed ground as the Colnago C40's in the Mapei colours. I knew if there was ever [...]

The Pre-Roobaix Mixer – unofficially offical party of choice.

    The FOA Pre-Roobaix Mixer If you are at a loss for what to do this Roobaix eve then this is your [...]

All you need to know is here


FAUXNAGO // Master of Skids

We are proud to unveil V2.0 of the Fauxnago series - the Master of Skids. This Tange steel frame and fork [...]

Brunswick CC needs YOU!

World famous Roobaix* velodrome featured in Courtney Barnett's 'History Eraser'. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6_G5PlEXdk&feature=kp   364 days of the year it is known as the [...]

Le Tour Prologue

Jono Lovelock twisted my arm and convinced me to do an interview last year about what I do. My only correction is I'm [...]

Don’t miss your chance

Registration for the 2014 Melburn Roobaix will close this Friday 2 May. Don't miss out - register now!     If you have [...]

Early Birds will catch more than a worm

#MELBURNROOBAIX IS SUNDAY 29 JUNE   Early Bird Registration Event  // When: Saturday 5 April / 9-12pm. Where: Coffee Supreme.  28-36 Grosvenor St, [...]

Merci Mapei

A FYXO tribute to the super team of the 90's - Mapei. Mapei stomped their name on the classics like few [...]

A Sunday in Hell – Paris Roobaix

AN EPIC POST FOR AND EPIC ADVENTURE. Appendix B. From Sean Yates in the break on his 7-Eleven Merckx, and then abandoning in [...]

2013 – The Roobaix that was

If I never create anything cooler than this years Melburn Roobaix I’ll die a happy man. How I can top 2013 I have no idea – but I’ve got a few months to dream it up. You can read all about the 8th Annual Melburn Roobaix inside. […]

World Famous

The 'World Famous' Melburn Bicycle Swap meet is branching out to include used and abused coffee machines, stove tops, single groups, spare parts, [...]