Embarrasing bike related company name stories??
After taking my PC to PC World to get it fixed at the weekend, got a few funny looks when it sparked up and they saw four files on the desktop lablled “Sufferfest”, took some explaining that they were cycles training vids!
Also, when staying with my in-laws, my mother in law handed me a package that had been delivered for me with “Juice Lubes” in big letters over it.
No doubt there are a few Cove ones??Posted 5 years agogavtheoldskaterMember
late 80’s early 90’s when purple anodized ruled mtb a freind of mine had a mtb related product business that sold millions of goods to the masses through a major highstreet outlet. at its peak he came only one sign off away from releasing a glove called ‘the violater’.
but then nothing ever can beat the mid 80’s windsurfer from france… the goolie board.Posted 5 years agocrashtestmonkeyMember
not exactly what you were after, but last year we stayed with Bike Verbier. Lucy mentions “Orange Steve” is also staying a couple of nights. Other half says “oh thats funny how people get named after their bikes, we’ve got a mate who’s always been known as Mr.O since he had one 20 years ago”.
Lucy smiled politely, I pointed that in fact “Orange Steve” was The Mr.O, it being Steve Wade… 😆Posted 5 years agodoug_basqueMTB.comSubscriber
My company is called:
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If you type Basque and GSpot into google we share the front page with some companies that definitely don´t do mountain bike holidays! You can see what people are searching for when your website appears in that search and it is often funny.Posted 5 years agonick1962Member
Imagine my surprise when I saw this.Posted 5 years ago
Felt embarrassed that I had missed this merger between two big bike players ,a big tool manufacturer and then them locating offshore.
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