Archive for April 24th, 2008

Urban Outfitters on the fix gear bandwagon?

Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Urban Outfitters site screenshotUrban Outfitters uses fix gear clips in their promo, but not everyone is happy about it:

The mini-Macy’s of downtown inspired fashion, Urban Outfitters, thinks fixed gears are sooo cool as you can see by this web promo. Especially when you match them to these energy wasting, soft-soled Gola line of sneakers—quite considerably the worst type of footwear when riding a bike, real cycling shoes have super stiff soles.