Three chic bikes for Cyclingworld

Two steel frames, one carbon frame, two equipped with rim brakes, one with a disc, one wheel each with SRAM, Shimano and Campagnolo, English, Italian and American genes - we showed a small cross-section of...

    A little Düsseldorf bike success story – Cyclingworld 2018

    When we launched in March 2013 under the banner of the classic exit visited the Berlin Bicycle Show for the first time, we walked through the halls at the Gleisdreieck with wide eyes. Good location, successful mix...

      Cyclingworld 2018 – Düsseldorf’s cycling fair is establishing itself…

      The fact that a bicycle fair in the Areal Böhler, whose debut in 2017 didn't even make it into the official supporting program for the Grand Départ, has developed into a project in the bicycle...

        Wednesday at 6 - The cap celebration evening round 2018

        Even if spring feelings are still difficult at the current temperatures, one cannot deny that a new cycling season is just around the corner. The clocks may be going back to daylight saving time for...

          Gravel with Brooks - It's cold as ice

          A few weeks ago we planned a gravel ride with Brooks hoping for a really great first spring loop. Nobody could have guessed that snow flurries and temperatures around the freezing point would prevail in...

            Farewell, you Hammersport year. And welcome to 2018!

            Outside, the winter weather is showing its lousy side, inside it's warm and your legs feel thick from the #Festive500 of the last few days. We allow ourselves a short, necessary break. Exactly the right...

              What's the name of this winter trip again? With the weird name?

              winter bitch parade time. From November to February. Every Sunday at 11 am Meeting point on the Rheinterrasse. And then we crank off together. Two to three hours. Flat stretches on the left bank of...

                Two-wheeler weekend in the city - 100 days before the big departure.

                Sometimes we ask ourselves how much bike goes in and with the cap. How many bikes can we get? Answer: mostly quite a lot. A weekend with a shop, three trips and two days at...

                  Bonjour le Tour – Düsseldorf in final sprint mode

                  A hundred days before the start of the Grand Départ, our hometown switches to sprint mode – numerous cycling-related activities form the countdown to the largest sporting event Düsseldorf has ever hosted. Whether it's the...

                    Everyone races through the surrounding countryside and things really get going on the Kö – the Düsseldorf cycling day

                    Anyone who happened to visit the “Rund um die Kö” cycle race in May in recent years was quite astonished: hundreds of barriers, athletes who daringly pedaled handlebars to handlebars out of the saddle in...

                      Carhartt WIP x Pelago x Chic Hat - An evening around the bike, around the board and one gear

                      Skateboards and bicycles free you, expand your range of motion, put you in a good mood and blow the wind in your hair. If you fall, the wallpaper is off, whether it's off the bike...

                        Cargo bike Düsseldorf – Why, why, why?

                        In the summer of 2014, when we had the Cologne band Muskat as guests at the Schicken Mütze, who were touring NRW with a reduced line-up with a cargo bike and a classic racer, we...

                          When the hat goes on a journey...

                          ...then she can tell something. When almost the entire team of the cap sets out on different paths in the direction of Bella Italia, then there are enough stories. A reason for us to fire...

                            Fancy wheels @ Fancy cap

                            Cycling is not just a form of transportation, no, it can also make you happy. It doesn't matter whether it's a relaxed tour in the great outdoors or a brisk commute to work in the...

                              From now on at Chic Hat: Rouleur.

                              The most beautiful cycling magazine. From England. There are things where the English will always be ahead of us. Now please don't make clever jokes about football, I'm thinking of magazines, for example. Yes, so-called...