That Instagram connection

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Couple sharing social media on a bike ride

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – That shared experience

Seen at the Roller Bike Parade in Brussels. Continue reading


Just a little bastard of history

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Cruiser bike release in the James Dean motif from Felt

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – That long, slow ride of cool

What is the best aspect of riding this bike?
“The feeling.”

Notes: This is a Felt bicycles James Dean release from 2015. An American classic, ridden in Belgium, with a man from Croatia. Why not? He Continue reading

BMX blisters are all part of the fun

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Two mBVMX riders relaxing w coffees, their bikes resting upside down in front of them.

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – Where the rubber does not have to touch the ground – BMX in full relax mode.

“I’ve been riding BMX bikes for about ten years now. Yes, my hands have blisters [I asked to see them after the last BMXer I spoke with]. You get them from pulling on the bars all the time. If I wear gloves, then I really sweat inside Continue reading