Wolfpack Hustle: Short Line, Long Beach

Last weekend, the fastest fixed gear riders around gathered in Long Beach for Wolfpack Hustle’s 2nd annual Short Line Crit. The SoCal sun sizzled the asphalt as hundr...

Once a year in Los Angeles, 26.2 beautiful miles of city streets are wrested from the crush of cars to make room for LA's fittest masochists to run the marathon. The streets are closed down and for one Sunday, folks from all over the world run on streets notorious for their normal gasoline-powered traffic.

If you missed it, we sponsored the Wolfpack Hustle Drag Race and it was one of the greatest fixed-gear events that we have been involved with.  A drag race shows who is truly the fastest rider and this race did precisely that. The 1,000 feet straight away located in the famous 2nd St. tunnel in Downtown, LA proved that Tim McGee (23.55 seconds) and Beatriz Rodriguez (28.08 seconds) were the fastest fixed-gear riders in all of Los Angeles.