A little while ago I found myself driving to Geelong to meet with Baum, with the intention of design myself a beautiful (and for me expensive) personalised bike.  I spent around five hours with Baum that day and left excited, petrified and wondering what the hell I’d done…    I’d ordered a champagne gold Corretto […]

At Baumland we really love two things (ok coffee and cake makes four):  1) obsessing over making the best bikes we know how, and 2) seeing our family of customers riding and having new adventures on our bikes. We make more road bikes than anything else, which is obvious when you visit the factory or […]

Six weeks ago the Baum family enjoyed a fast and successful weekend at the Bright 24hr where our team brought home first place in the mixed team of 4 category and 3rd place in the overall standings (only bested by two teams of 6 blokes).  The weather was warm, the track was dry and laps […]

25 June 2014   Dear Jodie, I am finally sitting down to report back, to say hello, and to apologise for not having had the opportunity to share my tales from the tour bus before now. We had a fantastic time at the RGR Gold Coast, as you have read in Stephens’ blog, which I […]

To be honest, I think the title is a little ambitious. I mean – it’s not like we aren’t all willing participants in our chosen endeavour. I guess that’s the twisted genius of the name. I’d heard about Rapha Gentleman’s Race’s. I knew they were epic adventures, but I’d only watched from afar. I’d seen […]

Darren is a man of many talents; welding, designing, innovating and (recently) endurance mountain bike racing. Taking on the Worlds 24 hour mountain bike at Wembo was certainly a cycling feat unlike any other. And in spite of the man ‘with his name on the door’ pulling up surprisingly well from the experience, there was […]

Written by James Pierce This weekend just passed Darren and Ryan lined up and took on WEMBO – the World 24 hour solo mountain bike race at Mount Stromlo.  Chucky, LJ and I lined up for a different race, the one on the sideline in the team pits.       Darren and Ryan, with […]