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FIVE THINGS WITH CYCLIST TIM JACKSON

FIVE THINGS WITH CYCLIST TIM JACKSON

FIVE THINGS is a feature on the Banjo Brothers Blog. It’s a short interview about life and bicycles with a notable person. This week's notable person is cyclist Tim Jackson.

Jackson is a "lifer" in the bicycle industry, gaining notoriety as a "blogger," marketing, and product guy. He's worked for a "who's who" of brands including NiteRiderCanari Cyclewear, Masi Bicycles, Fuji BicyclesPivot Cycles , BH Bikes (same company for both) and Focus Bicycles.  He's worked freelance since 2016 as an independent marketing consultant specializing in smaller brands under the banner PowWord Communications

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FIVE THINGS WITH CYCLIST AARON THOMAS SMITH THE MPLS MUSETTE

FIVE THINGS WITH AARON THOMAS SMITH - MPLS MUSETTE

FIVE THINGS is a feature on the Banjo Brothers Blog. It’s a short interview about life and bicycles with a notable person. This week's notable person is cyclist Aaron Smith, a.k.a Mpls Musette. Mr. Smith is currently a channel sales manager for Podiumwear Custom Sports Apparel

Truth be told, I'm not doing much riding lately due to the arrival of Child #2. My ride is generally the 2.6 miles to and from work. What's great about it, however, is that I go over the Mississippi every day. Once in the morning light and now in the dark. 

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FIVE THINGS WITH CYCLIST S. TYLER HENDRIX

FIVE THINGS WITH CYCLIST S. TYLER HENDRIX

FIVE THINGS is a feature on the Banjo Brothers Blog. It’s a short interview about life and bicycles with a notable person. This week's notable person lives in Little Rock Arkansas and is a self-proclaimed grease monkey. Meet S. Tyler Hendrix.

"I'm always eating ice cream. It's why I started riding bicycles. I knew I would have to stop eating ice cream or begin moving around more. And I'll NEVER give up ice cream. "

We hope you enjoy this week's Banjo Brothers Five Things.

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FIVE THINGS WITH CYCLIST RAYMOND EPSTEIN

 BANJO BROTHERS FIVE THINGS WITH CYCLIST RAYMOND EPSTEIN

FIVE THINGS is a feature on the Banjo Brothers Blog. It’s a short interview about life and bicycles with a notable person. This week's notable person is cyclist and dentist of twenty-five years, Raymond Epstein. In Ray's own words:

I am a native of Norfolk, Virginia (Shiptown) and come from a family of dentists (I am one of seventeen over three generations. I am not one easily annoyed, but find the concept of a "dentist bike" a popular dig on cycling forums rather tired and really not applicable.

We hope you enjoy this week's Banjo Brothers Five Things.

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FIVE THINGS WITH STËVIL KINËVIL OF ALL HAIL THE BLACK MARKET

Stevil Kinevil Banjo Brothers Five Things

FIVE THINGS is a feature on the Banjo Brothers Blog. It’s a short interview about life and bicycles with a notable person. This week's notable person is cyclist and cycling industry icon Steve Smith, better known far and wide as Stëvil Kinëvil.

For those not familiar with Smith’s shenanigans or weekly musings on his blog/journal, here, in his own words is the backstory: My name is Steve, but have long been known in some circles as Stevil. That originally came about via a woman I used to messenger with after riding a recycling bin down a long flight of stairs and after getting pitched onto the sidewalk at the bottom, I scorpioned and kicked the back of my own head. For the last nine years I’ve managed all things ‘All Hail The Black Market’, and before that handled Swobo’s marketing duties, where I dusted off that old moniker.

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