Outside Magazine Online covers the Kinetic Grand Championship in Arcata, and features a pic of the Amphibious Pineapple Trike on the beach... Bob looks worn out! http://www.outsideonline.com/1986201/wild-and-crazy-glory-strangest-race-youve-never-heard
Breakwater's Inaugural Amphibious Bike Race took place over the weekend at Jack London Square and Aquatic Center in Oakland, California. Here is the Facebook link to this year's event: https://www.facebook.com/events/737146373038246/ and next year's invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/102117863461258/ Jen Zariat's Photo Set here: https://www.facebook.com/zariat/media_set?set=a.10206604168926571.1073741839.1342481295&type=1&pnref=story Here is a video of the event! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtX7BVlHQsg And more photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/30620986@N06/sets/72157653807239525 We almost went down!
The rallying cry is "For The Glory!" The PIneapple Express joined its fellow racers at the Plaza on Saturday. We pedaled out into our second 3-day, epic adventure, which would test our strength, patience and bravery. The most difficult stretch of the course was the dunes at the beginning of the first day. After the transition area at … Continue reading Pineapple Express at the Kinetic Grand Championship
At last! We have finished putting the final touches on the brand new Pineapple Trikes Sociable Tandem Cargo Cruiser. Now, I know that is a mouthful, so let's unpack all that, shall we? One, our new company is named "Pineapple Trikes," and came about because we decided to try and build something that folks would … Continue reading Introducing… Pineapple Trikes Sociable Tandem Cargo Cruiser!
Pineapple Trikes brought our Cargo Cruiser and our Amphibious Trike this year, and folks had a great time pedaling around the South Lot. Such a good time, in fact, that they "Taco-ed" one of the wheels! Suduh from the Crucible helped weld our Johnson Bar brake ring back on... Bob's $100 sailboat project got a … Continue reading Pineapple Trikes had a blast at the Bay Area Maker Faire!
It was a bright, exciting morning for Team Three Feet Of Air. We unloaded the Amphibious Trike, strapped on the pontoons, and rode around Figment Oakland a bit, before departing for Jack London Square's Aquatic Center. On our way, we ran into Kimric Smythe, proprietor of Smythe Accordion shop, and fellow Kinetic Artist. We stopped … Continue reading Amphibious Trike wins the Elon Musk Challenge!
http://youtu.be/WCi9QYF3Wbk We are confident our trike can beat his movie prop Lotus Esprit across the estuary in Oakland!
This latest design has all the bells and whistles. Your sweetie will love riding next to you. Your dog will happily climb aboard to go to the dog park. Children will behave on their way to the grocery store. Tailgating will never be the same with the no gas fumes, giant under seat storage for … Continue reading Sketchup Model of a New Safari Trike
Three feet of air goes rail riding with our pedal powered handcar! http://youtu.be/oMUEtKIJyaU
Hey Friends,If you go to our Safari Trikes wordpress page, and like the page, and take the survey, you will be entered to win a custom made Safari Trike T-shirt. Here is the screen we burnt this morning!