It seems all of the major companies’ factories try to move onto overseas, such as China, south east Asian countries, in order to pursue a high profit through a cheap labor in these days. However, we believe that it is really important to consider that a manufacture must be right next to their idea from the “production” perspective just like how we used to be before.
In Japan, there are a lot of craftsmen who still think as we think. Nitto is one of them. Once we combine together by bringing up our ideas and their craftsmanship, it is going to be an amazing chemical reaction. Therefore, we promise that we are going to produce incredible items through SimWorks by NITTO.
What we achieved for this VOLUMMY tire are the high durability on its sidecut and lightweight riding for tubeless style. Our Doppo wears 27.5 x 1.75″ tire with Turtle 58 full fender made by Honjo, so that you can ride comfortably anytime in any conditions. Now we get into a rainy and cold season in […]
Cyclocross is a fabulous sport. It’s a beautiful mixture of fitness, technique, determination and pleasure. It is not like other cycling discipline, it brings a new level of party, where the riders have two hats: the racer and the public. This is what we want to show the people about this great sport, how fun, […]
On November 3rd, CycleMode Japan hosted Starlight CX. The race was held in Mihama-ku Chiba Park, Chiba, on the coast of Tokyo Bay. With some rainy days over the weekend, it turned more exciting race! SimWorks CX Racing has FINALLY started its Japanese cyclocross season, being affected by bad weather, and many races were cancelled […]
Text & Photo by Toyoshige Ikeyama Good thing comes all of the sudden. Even though you live in different countries each other, sometimes you don’t feel any distance between, especially in the world of bicycle we live in. Our family company Circles & Co. had 10th year anniversary last year in December and our fellows […]
October in Portland. After we get into a rainy season, it has been raining everyday and we got hit by a storm and had a minor black out somewhere in Portland last weekend. However, we have a brilliant and refreshing weather this week. Finally it’s getting calm and easy these days at the wheel department […]
Before I started writing this, I had to go back a bit. I wondered what got me into cyclocross in the first place. I remember the circumstance bright as day; a triathlete with both legs injured from running and a body that floats like a fit brick. However, I come to wonder why cyclocross, and […]
One day in August, Portland in Oregon. I finished a preparation of shipment at SimWorks USA office earlier than usual, and headed to downtown. My friend from Japan were arriving at this city in order to achieve one big project in his life so that I was very much excited to see him and started […]
My cyclocross season has just started here in Portland. National cyclocross competition usually starts at the first week in September, but since the forest fire impacted the life in Portland, Oregon…so that some season opening games were canceled. However, finally long-awaited opening game has just stared last week. I entered myself into Portland Trophy Cup […]
We have more than 100 reasons for traveling. You might have heard of this phrase in someone’s poem. In order to find something we do not have, almost all of us were thinking of going outside of this island. However, we started getting to know what we lacked of through meeting several passionated human […]