In today's edition of Banjo Brothers Bag School, we answer the age-old question: "Do you really need a waterproof bicycle bag?" While Banjo Brothers does make a full range of waterproof bicycle bags, about 70% of our bags are not advertised as waterproof. You might be wondering why?
Cyclist and Rad Dad Phil Velo is a fixture in the Twin Cities Bike Scene. He's the admin of popular Facebook Groups Twin Cities Bicycle Trading Post and Twin Cities Stolen Bikes. He founded the popular Powderhorn 24 bike race. He and his wife Jana work hard to make new cyclists feel welcome and lately he's been ripping up some sweet singletrack with his young daughter.
FIVE THINGS is a new weekly feature on the Banjo Brothers Blog and it's a short interview about life and bikes with a notable person. This week we feature the whirling dervish of bikes and the man City Pages dubbed "Bike Messiah, Patrick Stephenson. He's the co-founder of 30 Days of Biking, a new Dad, and Editor-in-Chief of the new cycling lifestyle publication JoyRide Magazine. of We hope you enjoy our interview with Patrick.