• Seattle#2-1
    City Helmet Series #4:
    Seattle

    July 24, 2014

    City Helmet Series #4:
    Seattle

    July 24, 2014 Seattle’s City Helmet Is Bold and Simple It’s almost here! Oregon Manifest has five design teams competing in five cities to design the perfect urban bike, and tomorrow, Friday, July 25th, is the day that five celebrational parties in those five cities will reveal the winner of the competition. (The cities: New…

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  • NutcaseUnframed_Horz(RayMoore)
    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #2

    July 22, 2014

    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #2

    July 22, 2014 Nutcase Unframed: The Artist Speaks #2 At Nutcase we want to get fresh art onto helmets and also out into the world, and we call this effort Nutcase Unframed, with our first Unframed event next month. Last week we took a quick reading of how Colombian artist Sandra Ramirez is preparing for…

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  • San Francisco
    City Helmet Series #3:
    San Francisco

    July 18, 2014

    City Helmet Series #3:
    San Francisco

    July 18, 2014 How San Francsico Personalizes A Nutcase Helmet Part of our passion for getting fresh art onto city sports helmets is evident in our partnership with Oregon Manifest and their City Helmet Series. Oregon Manifest is all about designing perfect urban bicycles. Nutcase is all about designing urban sports helmets that people want…

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  • NutcaseUnframed_Horz(SandraRamirezEscobar)
    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #1

    July 17, 2014

    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #1

    July 17, 2014 Nutcase Unframed: The Artist Speaks #1 Sooner or later, everyone looks at a piece of art and wonders: “What was the artist thinking? How did she do that? What does it mean?” Well, we’ve been working on two fronts here at Nutcase HQ: getting more fresh art onto our one-of-a-kind sports helmets;…

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  • MusicFestNW
    Nutcase and MusicFestNW!

    July 15, 2014

    Nutcase and MusicFestNW!

    Nutcase Helmets has teamed up with MusicFestNW (MFNW) to provide fans with the chance to win two weekend passes to the festival. MFNW is August 16-17 at Waterfront Park in Portland, Oregon and will feature 17 of the country’s hottest musicians. To enter to win, simply snap a pic of a Nutcase Helmet and Tweet…

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  • Guy Welch via flickr.
    Jens Voigt Promotes World Bicycle Relief

    July 10, 2014

    Jens Voigt Promotes World Bicycle Relief

    July 10, 2014 Last year, Trek Bicycle and our favorite Nutcase non-profit World Bicycle Relief (WBR) raised $90,000 through the WRB Trek Match program to give 1,500 ‘purpose-designed’ bicycles to students and healthcare workers and entrepreneurs in Africa. And now Trek Match is back, through the month of July. Trek will match donations to WBR up to $50,000 this month,…

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    Nutcase Unframed

    July 7, 2014

    Nutcase Unframed

     July 7, 2014 Nutcase Unframed is our effort to take fresh and exciting artwork right off the helmet and out into the wider world. We’ve been working with three very talented artists from around the globe to design special edition helmets: Sandra Ramirez from Colombia, Ray Moore, based in Germany, and Todd Standish from USA.…

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  • 4thOfJuly_2014.v2
    Why Bicycles Are As American As Apple Pie

    July 3, 2014

    Why Bicycles Are As American As Apple Pie

    July 3, 2014 Why Bicycles Are As American As Apple Pie Looking way back, the invention of the bicycle had a melting pot of influences: German Karl von Drais came up with the draisine or hobby horse, which was a quintessential push bike; Frenchman Pierre Lallement gave us the velocipede with its iron wheels and…

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  • Little Buddy Scooter in front of AirBnB
    Amerivespa 2014 in Review

    July 2, 2014

    Amerivespa 2014 in Review

    Amerivespa is an annual scooter rally that takes place in cities across the United States.  The 2014 event occurred in New Orleans, Louisiana (NOLA) and two members of the Nutcase team, Shari and Meghan, headed on down to the Big Easy to unveil the new Nutcase Helmets Moto line.  Hundreds of scooter enthusiasts scooted their…

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  • bike fun
    Bike Fun Friday How-Tos

    June 27, 2014

    Bike Fun Friday How-Tos

    June 27, 2014 Bike Fun Friday How-Tos Want to change your bicycle chain at home?  Mount an iPhone to your handlebars?  Figure out how to bike with you pup?  Snapguide, a community of makers who like to share their how-tos, threw a contest to see who amongst them could create the best instructional guide. And…

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