The Cleanest Line

Month: May 2008

There’s a Moose Loose Aboot This Hoose

There’s a Moose Loose Aboot This Hoose

May 30, 2008 May 30, 2008

We found this e-mail from one of our European climbing ambassadors, Matt Helliker, in our inbox recently. Matt writes: Sorry for the group email, but im not long off the mountain and just wanted to give some info, on the Alaska trip. Myself along with Jon Bracey… Read More

The Shorts: Year of Big Ideas Reprieve

The Shorts: Year of Big Ideas Reprieve

May 27, 2008 May 27, 2008

Fitz Cahall eases us back into the work week with another "short" episode of The Dirtbag Diaries: In the Year of Big Ideas, my childhood friend Brad laid it out – he was going to climb El Cap in 2008. Never mind that he had minimal climbing experience… Read More

The Day Aloha Returned

The Day Aloha Returned

May 23, 2008 May 23, 2008

Ray King, the manager of Patagonia Santa Cruz, sent the following dispatch from Gerry Lopez’s book tour: Not since 1969 had the Aloha visited Santa Cruz California. True, there are bits and pieces of it floating around, but true and pure Aloha has been vastly… Read More

Retail Bike Challenge Winner Announced

Retail Bike Challenge Winner Announced

May 22, 2008 May 22, 2008

The results are in!  It has been an interesting Bike to Work Week in the retail sector with many east coast stores battling less than favorable weather conditions as well as unseasonably warm temps in the west.  The great thing about Bike to Work Week is that it’s… Read More

Thanks for a Great Bike to Work Week!

Thanks for a Great Bike to Work Week!

May 19, 2008 May 19, 2008

We’re pleased to offer this recap of BTWW ’08. We couldn’t have asked for better participation, or for more generous sponsorship. Our pedalers covered some serious mileage (breakdown after the jump), but thanks should always come before stats. So without further ado, a hearty THANK YOU to all of the… Read More

Tune Up, Turn Wrenches, Ride Out

Tune Up, Turn Wrenches, Ride Out

May 16, 2008 May 16, 2008

One of the perks Patagonia riders were given this week was the opportunity to get a free bike tune-up on Tuesday to make the crank turning even more joyous. The grease-monkeys in the company generously donated their lunchtime hour to help the rest of us who don’t have the skills… Read More

Pedaling Over the Hump

Pedaling Over the Hump

May 15, 2008 May 15, 2008

Mid-way through the work week and the particpant numbers keep climbing. While Free’s rear-hub casualty has taken some of the spark out of our Pat HQ vs. Distribution Center rivalry, the Retail Bike Challenge remains hotly contested. While you find the store’s individual rider numbers below, consult the graph… Read More

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