“Cadence x DVS Launch Stops Traffic in Soho… past Buckingham Palace, around the BT Tower, across the streets of Shoreditch and through the Tate Modern. The race started and finished at Tokyo Fixed Gear, Peter Street, W1, and was fiercely fought between 32 entrants vying for the $250 prize purse and the right to advance to the final in San Francisco in August. The event was won by Darren “I’ll be Dazzlin’” Coxon, in an extremely swift 47 minutes and 2 seconds, coming in half a wheel ahead of London courier, Overdrive, with Tim Hayward taking third place on the podium.”
good stuff. there’s also a write-up at juliet’s blog which is worth checking out!