Tag Archives: Raleigh

Designing bikes for women, 1958: The Glamour Bike

Says this marketing copy from 1958 for the Raleigh “Glamour Bicycle”: “Peggy Hayward models a new Raleigh bicycle specially designed for fashion-conscious women. Its attachments include a make-up mirror, lipstick holder and dress guard.” #3135985 / gettyimages.com

Raleigh cross bikes for 2014

Raleigh are showing off their new cyclocross bikes for 2014 at the Sea Otter Classic. Redesigns and process changes have improved the bikes across the board.

Raleigh Port Townsend

I haven’t posted up any bicycles lately, but Christmas is coming up so it’s about time. What do you think of the Port Townsend from Raleigh?

Raleigh Tripper (featuring the ‘shopped disembodied hand)

Raleigh showed off their new “Tripper” urban bike at Sea Otter last weekend. Mitch’s disembodied hand does not come with the bike.