Naked Bicycles & Design - News Naked Bicycles & Design News en-us Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:52:30 UTC (Todd Heckeler) (Todd Heckeler) News Addition: Inoka's Hardtail 650B MTB 1 x 11 Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:21:21 +0000 Taking on the trails of Canmore Alberta, Inoka and her custom hardtail 650B 1 x 11 MTB. Integrated headset, internal cable routing, remotes for dropper post and fork, I9 Torch wheelset, RaceFace gear, Fox Talas 27 taper fork, Shimano XTR gear and tubeless.



]]> News Addition: STOLEN!!! Update: FOUND!!! Wed, 21 Jan 2015 03:20:01 +0000 Victoria, BC peeps!! Have you seen this bike? Custom Naked bike STOLEN from Oak Bay Ave., just outside Ivy’s bookstore. It’s Sam’s mom’s bike!!!! Can you please keep an eye out for it! Let us know if you see it. Thankyou! UPDATE: bike has been found!! Thankyou everyone!!

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]]> News Addition: Thankyou! A Very Huge Thankyou!! Mon, 12 Jan 2015 21:31:05 +0000 A great big huge THANKYOU to everyone that made Sunday’s online silent auction a huge success! And THANKYOU THANKYOU THANKYOU to the people who bidded on the custom Naked MTB. Total raised for the MTB was $6661.11. Sunday is headed for surgery today. We are thinking of you Sunday and Jason! Soooooo much love to you!!!



]]> News Addition: Custom Naked Hardtail MTB up for bids at Online Silent Auction Thu, 08 Jan 2015 22:05:38 +0000

Let’s help out Sunday Dennis and Jason Mcmahon !! Sunday has been diagnosed with a very aggressive brain tumor requiring immediate medical attention and surgery. Based on test results there is a high probability that she has a high grade Gleoma, a fast growing, aggressive form of brain cancer otherwise known as Gleoblastoma. There are very limited resources in Canada for treating such tumors. However, she and her family have been presented with an incredible opportunity to have treatment in the US and be part of a funded cancer treatment trial at UCLA that offers her the best hope for a positive outcome. The best chances for They have made it to UCLA for Sunday’s surgery but that is just the beginning of this journey for them.

The best way we could think to give back to our crazy wonderful friends, was to auction off a CUSTOM NAKED HARDTAIL MTB. See the details below. Delivery is this SPRING thanks to some of our most favorite customers and friends, Dre & Elle, who have donated one of their build spots and are working with us on making an online silent auction donation happen for our dear dear friend Sunday Dennis.

Please refer to below for more details on the build. Because the build is custom, the pictures shown are examples of a similar type of bike. If you have questions about the bike, shoot us an e-mail at

Here’s the details from the online silent auction website:


Naked Bicycles Custom Hardtail MTB Complete Bicycle

* Designed for all mountain trail shredding

* Steel frame, custom sizing for you

* Special custom in house paint

* 1 x 10 gearing or singlespeed

* Shimano XT groupo

* Industry Nine wheelset

* Full RaceFace Turbine kit

* Chris King headset

* Fox suspension fork

* Delivery this SPRING!!! This is a waaaaaaay quicker delivery than normal.

* Normal value of this bike is $6500

The attached pictures are just examples of a similar type of bike. This build will be custom for the rider!!

This particular style of bike won us Best Mountain Bike at the North American Handmade Bike Show. Also was reviewed by Dirt Rag Magazine.



]]> News Addition: John and Faye's PHAT bikes Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:36:39 +0000 2 custom Naked phat bikes!!! Headed to the wild winter of Edmonton Alberta. With Gates Carbon Belt Drive, Surly Rolling Darryl Rims, Vee Snowshoe XL tires 4.8. Yup 4.8! Those are some big meaty knobbies. AND ALSO the new 14speed Rohloff hub XL for fat bikes!!!!!



]]> News Addition: Help Needed! Sun, 04 Jan 2015 21:16:34 +0000 Please friends help us out with this one! Our dear dear friend, Sunday Dennis, fellow Quadra Islander, mountain biker, parent, wonderful kind caring friend, has just been diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumor. Their family needs help right away! Please take a look and donate if you can (see below). We love you Sunday, Jason,True, Cyrus & Ishan. NAKED BICYCLES will donate 100% of our profits on any of our clothing sold. Please go to our website,, or send us an e-mail ( and support Sunday Dennis and Jason Mcmahon . Thankyou so much!!! ~ Andrea and Sam.


]]> News Addition: Ryan's Steel Triple Threat Road Frame Sat, 13 Dec 2014 02:21:14 +0000 Ryan’s road bike, tig welded, made of steel. It’s got 3 holes in the top tube, internal cable routing, and a sketch by his wife :)


]]> News Addition: Update from the X trenches: StuckyLife Semiprestige Fri, 12 Dec 2014 03:32:54 +0000 A jolly weekend of rabble rousing, frozen mud tracks, toques, beer and big smiles. The 2nd Annual StuckyLife Semiprestige. Article written by Jonathon Johnson. Pictures by Jonathon Johnson and Geoff Robson. 


]]> News Addition: Characters 12 on Pinkbike Thu, 04 Dec 2014 22:01:09 +0000 Riley Mcintosh has been doing some wonderful “Characters” profiles for Pinkbike. Sam is segment #12’s “the Rare man”. Great photos by Dave Silver of Dave Silver Photography


]]> News Addition: Titanium Belt Drive X Fighter Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:51:29 +0000 Sam’s first race of the X season on his newly built Titanium X fighter. This bike features disc brake, Gates Carbon Belt drive, Whiskey 9 fork, FSA cranks, Industry Nine wheels.  Before and after shots. Last race of the year for Cross On The Rock 2014. Excellent cyclocross race series on Vancouver Island. Attendance keeps climbing and climbing.