The lack of gears and brakes is not stopping plenty of Burque kids from enjoying the pleasures of the fixie
. Here's a slideshow
about the fixie craze in Albuquerque put together by a couple of guys from the Journal.
You can't cruise Downtown Albuquerque or the student ghettos around UNM these days without seeing them everywhere. They are cheap, easy to maintain, and, most important, just plain fun.
- from Get Your Fixies on Route 66
by John Fleck
Definitely check out the keen "soundslide" on fixies
put together by the talented Roberto Rosales:
Previously on Duke City Fix:
Fixies: Fad or Forever?