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Welsh Ride Thing

Welsh Ride Thing

This is where it all began.My husband, Ian, did the Welsh Ride Thing last year and asked me if I could make a frame bag for his bike. We tried a couple of pre-prototypes to get the shape right, before making one out of ordinary cordura. The first design was a little rough (to my eye) and the fabric turned out not to be durable enough, but it did the job of keeping all his gear together on the bike. It attracted a bit of interest at the event too, and the seed was sewn that there was demand for...

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Prototypes

In between our recent frame bag orders, we've been working on prototypes for a handlebar harness and a top tube pack.The handlebar harness has been out for testing in the rockiest of trails in the Brecon Beacons, and so far it has held up beautifully. The design offers very little movement of the contents once strapped to the bike and no adjustment was required to the tension straps during testing. Best of all is that it has very little interference with the frame, so won't polish your head tube to a high sheen or restrict the steering.Top tube packs are...

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