Here is another one of my personal bikes. It is a mid 1970's Pogliaghi pista model. Here is a link to the Sante Pogliaghi section in the book The Custom Bicycle. link here! courtesy of Classic Rendezvous. I purchased it several years ago from the original owner, Scottie Hicks. He currently resides in the … Continue reading Personal bike: Mid 1970’s Pogliaghi Pista
1970s Pogliaghi track bike. Frejus Track bikeCool custom bikeNice cache of Italian steel(early Bianchi with Cambio Corsa, early 1960s Masi, late 1960s DeRosa, and mid 1970s Cinelli)Badged Cinelli stem on the Masi.
Walking and riding around Philadelphia, you will see quite a few awesome bicycles locked up or being ridden. I'm not just talking about new Trek Madones and Sevens and other ultra modern bicycles from the not too distant future, but classic steel vintage lightweights. Just today I saw a Pogliaghi track bike locked to a … Continue reading To ride or not to ride, that is the question.
Yoshiaki Nagasawa has been building frames since the 1960s, after studying under Sante Pogliaghi and Ugo DeRosa in Italy. His bicycles, made for the elite Keirin cycling world, are 100% fuctional at the highest levels and 110% pure art. His mastery of steel and fire is evident in every Nagasawa I have seen, this one … Continue reading Domo arigato- Yoshiaki Nagasawa