New Sizing

Being tall and very tall, we are used to look for pants, shirts, jackets etc. in size with multiple X in it… Be it XL, XXL, XXXL, XXXXL or 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL etc. When I created the DirtySixer bikes, I didn’t want to follow the usual sizing designation, thinking it will give us a … More New Sizing

New 32er DirtySixer

Introducing the 32er DirtySixer! On a bicycle ride, a day of September 2011, I broke my ankle on a big road bike. That day changed my life and did lead me onto a path to create the best bicycle ever for us tall. That first solution materialized in the 36er DirtySixer that we introduced on April 2013. A scaled … More New 32er DirtySixer

DirtySixer Bikes is getting into production

After more than 3 years of hard work, filled with countless drawings, designs, hours of consulting our bike engineer and tall riders, after several batches of prototypes, countless hours and miles of hard testing, we have finally reached the point where we want offer a small production of the DirtySixer, hand fabricated in the USA. For … More DirtySixer Bikes is getting into production

DirtySixer bikes in SF Exploratorium video

From the Exploratorium video: “Height confers advantages in many sports, to a point. But what if you’re too tall to even safely fit on a bicycle? Bike builder David Folch shares both the engineering challenges and the joy of creating super-sized bikes for super-sized riders.” Watch the video below: Or click on the link here … More DirtySixer bikes in SF Exploratorium video

Not All 36ers are made for tall riders!

DirtySixer isn’t the only bicycle maker blazing the 36” wheel frontier. Coker started it all with the Monster Cruiser (see pic of my silly face riding it at the bottom) but soon revisited by Keener, Jeffson, Kaos, Stoic, Milltown, PIM Cycles, Waltworks, BlackSheep, even students at the University of Iowa crafted a beautiful 36er tandem … More Not All 36ers are made for tall riders!