Biwakoguma: Osaka to Tokyo

14 October 2015 ● less than 1 min read ● 1 image
Biwakoguma: Osaka to Tokyo

Riding a handmade bicycle is something special; riding a steel frame made with your own hands takes things to an entirely different level. In a photo story for Rapha I followed Tsuyoshi Ishizu, Japanese frame builder, cycling from Osaka to Tokyo with his 10-year-old son to test one of his latest creations.

You can see the full story here in English and 日本語:

Lovely pics, Lee! Thanks for sharing. Must have been a really fun project to work on!!!

I've ridden Tokyo to Kyoto along the 1 road, which is a bit of a slog! But it looks like they took a much nicer scenic route?

Thanks Mark! Other than riding in the sauna conditions it was a lot of fun. Not 100% scenic though, but thats the beauty of editing.

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Lee Basford

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