Originally released in 1993 there are 7 versions of this bike. Due to the frame materials we estimate that this bike weighs around 25 pounds.
Fisher also produce hybrid cyclo cross commuter lifestyle and kid s bikes.
Gary fisher bicycle. The frame comes in colors like grey green and white. Being gary fisher and the bicycle revolution is an autobiography of sorts. 1980 gary is the first to use a shimano freehub and bear trap pedals on a mountain bike.
This was really brought home to me when writing a book with gary fisher. Gary fisher bicycles are designed for both aesthetic appeal and for efficient and effective functionality. The frames are built by jeffrey richmond and tom ritchey.
Meet gary fisher the maverick kid bike racer who lit up the grateful dead gigs who would eventually transform an industry by selling mountain biking to the world. The gary fisher aquila is a mountain bike with a chromoly aluminum and steel true temper tange evolution light frame. Gary fisher was from california and competed in road and track races from the age of 12.
Originally released in 1995 there are 19 versions of this bike. Whether you use it for exercise or as transportation gary fisher has a large selection of models to choose from. Inspired by gary fisher.
The gary fisher zebrano is a commuter city hybrid bike with an aluminum chromoly and steel t6 silver series frame. Gary fisher and charlie kelly name their new company mountainbikes. Fisher bikes have a geometry that s quite unlike other accepted designed brands and when you first experience it you will need some time to get accustomed to the feel.
Trek mountain bikes are our best selling category of bikes and we carry every style you could hope for. Sadly gary fisher bikes are no longer manufactured. The frame comes in colors like red blue and black.
But his genius and influence still shine through in trek s current mountain bike lineup. Gary fisher mountain bikes can be relied upon to have excellent specs and frames when placed side by side with other non budget brands and plenty of bicycle shops carry them because of this. Mens trek mountain bike 26 inches folding mountain bicycle 21 speed mountain bikes with disc brake lightweight aluminum frame from us red 2 0 out of 5 stars 24 199 88 199.
If the name rings a bell it s because he was the dude who together with charlie kelly scrabbled enough diverse touring road bike beach cruiser motorbike and custom parts together to mount them on a handful of tom ritchey hand built frames and open a shop in california. The history of gary fisher is yet another great tale of the 70s when a lot of things happened in cycling and mountain biking was born. Xc trail enduro downhill and fat bikes.
1980 gary and charlie kelly edit the bicycle section of the last whole earth catalog 1979 a sport is named. Some examples include the gary fisher paragon and gary fisher utopia. Due to the frame materials we estimate that this bike weighs around 30 pounds.