• Eric Thompson racing in Madison, Wi

    Appleman Sponsors Eric Thompson for CX

    September 25, 2013

    I’m happy to announce that Appleman Bicycles is sponsoring pro/elite cyclocross racer, Eric Thompson!  Eric and I met through the Youth Cycling League in our early teens.  Since then, I’ve been tuning carbon fiber bikes and Eric has been...

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  • Appleman Cyclocross Review

    CX Magazine Interview

    August 5, 2013

    Issue 21 of Cyclocross Magazine just came out!  The article has a great writeup about Appleman Bicycles and a preview of the bike CXM is reviewing. (Update: Read the full review here)   Click the picture below to read...

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  • NAHBS 2014 Appleman

    Your Bike at NAHBS 2014

    July 27, 2013

    I’m registered for NAHBS 2014 and will be bringing customer bikes! I am already planning my NAHBS bikes for March 2014. If you are interested in having your bike in my booth, please let me know. I am looking to...

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  • Appleman UD and woven carbon fibers

    Unidirectional Versus Woven Carbon Fiber

    July 17, 2013

    Here at Appleman Bicycles, strength and durability are a priority.  That’s why I use unidirectional carbon fibers to build all of my frames.  Many bikes have a cosmetic woven outer layer, but it is just that… cosmetic.   Unidirectional (UD)...

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  • Rob’s Road Disc Frame

    July 9, 2013

    The build process is complete! This frame is heading Down Under and will be built up with Enve 65 rims, Chris King disc hubs, and Dura Ace 9000 components! Rob is a strong fella’ and needed a beautifully handling...

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