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Fixed n Chips 2012

I went down to take a look at the Fixed ‘n’ Chips Alleycat in Bristol by BÖIKZMÖIND. There was a massive turn out with 79 riders taking part, all ready to race to 5 fish and chip shop checkpoints in the quickest time with the hope of collecting the most points. Five bonus points were awarded if you ate a battered sausage or mushy peas for vegetarians. Off they raced with a Le-Man style race start and the winner came back with a time of 31 minutes, pretty impressive. Keep an eye on the official site for the podium finishers. The event was really well setup with a mass of prizes and goodies for all. Great work by BÖIKZMÖIND.

Hit the button for photos of the event.

Registration

Queens Square Bristol

Prep talk and rules

There were quite a few nice bikes, I can’t resist a Bob Jackson





Team effort?

Stickers


Tokyo Fixed frame looking the business

Trophies, massive chip shop forks! His and Hers.

Grand Prize from State Bicycle Company

Goodie Bags

Musettes

Full of bikes

Must eat a pickled onion first

Running out of onions

Allez allez allez


Get your points

Refuel

Hot mushy peas all round

or a battered sausage for 5 points

Yum, will this catch on in Sportives?

Off to the next chip shop

Check in at the finish

Wipe that sick off your nose

Sit down time and puncture repair.

Megaphone

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  • http://fixedgearexeter.blogspot.co.uk/ OneGearExeter

    A perfect day of fun, sun and riders.

    Impressive to see so many people around.

    Great bikes, great riders and an excellent idea from Boikzmoind’s Gavin Strange.

    Cheers,

    L

  • http://www.boikzmoind.com Gav Strange

    Thanks so so much for coming along and for such a great review of the day, it means so much for your support, thank you!!!!

    Gav

  • Edric Hobbs

    I had a brilliant day and was gobsmacked to be a prizewinner.Thanks to everyone involved in organizing the race and all the sponsors

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