In celebration of Cyclepedia: Iconic Bicycle Design, three-time winner of the Tour de France Greg LeMond visited the Portland Art Museum to share his experiences as world champion racer and bike designer. In conversation with interviewer Michelle Poyourow, LeMond, a former professional cyclist, entrepreneur, and anti-doping advocate, shared his experiences as a world champion racer and bike designer, as well as what’s on his mind today with his growing interest in e-bikes and staying in the saddle as we age. Over 650 people were in attendance for the event. Before things got started, Nutcase owners Michael Morrow and his wife Miriam Berman were able to chat with LeMond for awhile.
Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Miscellaneous
Ducks vs. Beavs:
Both Helmets Are Special
September 23, 2014 As anyone who hangs with the Nutcases at HQ tends to find out pretty quickly, our brand is built on a single helmet inspired by an Oregon State University Beavers versus University of Oregon Ducks football game called the Civil War. Our founder Michael Morrow is a diehard and unabashed Beavers fan,…
Posted in Friday Favorite, Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Miscellaneous
Is ‘Dorky’ the Direction
of Helmet Innovation?
September 19, 2014 Fun Friday: Is ‘Dorky’ the Direction of Helmet Innovation? As the weekend nears, we of the Nutcase variety like to amuse ourselves by thinking about helmets past, present, and future. Loving your brain and expressing your own bit of style has never been easy. That piece of protective head covering known as…