Sycip Custom Bicycle Messenger Bike
Over 90,000 miles and still going strong!

Joel Metz riding his Sycip at the 2003 Paris Brest Paris 

Down tube coupling

Top tube coupling

Side view of the rack which has carried loads up to 80 pounds.

The rack easily handles this 50 pound box.

Front view of the rack

Sturmey-Archer 3-speed hub

This bicycle messenger bike has has been in service since 1998 and has over 90,000 miles. The owner, Joel Metz, is a San Francisco bicycle messenger and since '98, he has been sending us updates regarding the bike's performance. Joel's initial comment and yearly updates are listed here:

Description of this bike (provided by Joel Metz in 1998)


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