Blog

Fred Thomas, President and founder of A-D Bikes, writes the A-D Bikes Blog. When time allows, Fred will post musings and images about races, training, travels and products. The A-D Blog is also a fine place to find out more about what the company is doing and planning.

A-D Racing: From Battenkill to Denmark

A-D Bikes is a manifestation of a professional dream to own and mange my own company. It is also a manifestation of a youthful dream to ride and race for the Austro-Daimler Cycling team, which was a team racing around [..] Continue Reading

Tribute to a tt Carbon

I rode my Austro-Daimler tt Carbon for the last time on 29 June 2014. It was a 50 km “time trial” around Cape Elizabeth. The bike was built up in early 2013 by Fit Werx 2 and according to Strava, [..] Continue Reading

Tribute to a Superleicht

I rode my Austro-Daimler Superleicht Carbon Di2 for the last time on 30 June 2014. Fit Werx 2 built it up in early 2013 with Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 derailleurs and shifters, Shimano Dura-Ace cranks and brakes, 3T Rotundo Team bars [..] Continue Reading