Blog News

  • Rob’s Road Disc Build

    June 3, 2013

    Every bike has to start somewhere.  My bikes start with the tubes.  Rob is an incredibly strong rider and...

  • Chris King Appleman

    Chris King… in mango!

    May 29, 2013

    I just received some great looking parts from Chris King.  A tapered headset and their new PF30 bottom bracket....

  • Lumberjack Mountain bike at the lake

    Lumberjack Weekend

    May 29, 2013

    I don’t race as much as I used to, but when I do, it’s fun!  This weekend I participated...

  • Cable Stop Repair

    May 17, 2013

    Dan at Grand Performance Bicycle Shop brought me a standard cable stop repair, but not for the normal reason.  ...

  • Appleman CX Magazine Interview

    CX Magazine Interview

    May 6, 2013

    Appleman Bicycles is building a custom CX bike for review in the next issue of CX Magazine!  They wrote...

  • Appleman interview MN Business

    Minnesota Business Magazine

    May 2, 2013

    Minnesota Business magazine interviewed Appleman Bicycles in the May issue!  The name of the article is “Pedaling Pleasure” and is...

  • Appleman Carbon Ironman Bike Ride

    MN Ironman Century Ride

    May 1, 2013

    Paul received his Appleman earlier this winter, but couldn’t get it on the road until (most of) the snow...

  • beautiful carbon fiber

    The Beauty of Carbon Fiber

    April 30, 2013

    One of many reasons I’m obsessed with carbon fiber is its inherent, natural beauty.   While testing new materials,...

  • Appleman helps HED with retro carbon bike

    Appleman modifies HED modern/retro bike

    April 24, 2013

    A few weeks ago, Steve Hed came to the Appleman shop and I helped make a few modifications to...

  • Rich and Appleman road bike

    Rich’s new Road Bike

    April 20, 2013

    Rich picked up his new Appleman road bike today!  Rich brought in a frame with severe damage after an...