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12
Aug

A long weekend full of racing: 8bar crit and OWF Bahnevent

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Last Saturday the 3rd edition of 8bar crit took place in Berlin. We participated with 7 riders in the fixed and the road bike category. On Sunday 4 of us went to Rostock to One Way Fixed Bahnevent, a day with several races on the lovely velodrome next to the Baltic Sea. Read about the experiences of some of us:

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23
Jun

RadRace Fixed42 – The Story of a painful journey

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This past sunday’s been exciting! Rad Race’s inofficial Fixed Gear World Championships took place on our playground – the streets of Berlin! It’s a 42km Point-to-Point Race starting in the south of Berlin and going all the way right through the heart of the city, ending at the Brandenburger Tor on closed roads! 700 starters! All of them on track bikes! Without brakes! Sounds crazy? It was!

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14
Jun

The Airport Race Kladow – another weekend full of racing

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Last weekend Hagen, Rolle, Rapha, Jojo and Jule spend the time on the military airport in Kladow, in the southwest of Berlin. The RC Charlottenburg organized a weekend full of racing on a very nice course, this year for the first time also with a fixed gear crit.

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17
May

Fixed Days and Waterkant Krit in Hamburg

May 17 | Race · Story | No Comments on Fixed Days and Waterkant Krit in Hamburg

The Fixed Days 2017 last weekend were exactly what we like: Many friends from the fixed gear scene – not only from Germany – made their way to Hamburg to compete in different race formats, to celebrate and simply have a good time together. A good time, this is what we had. And with six podium positions another weekend of great success!

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02
May

Red Hook Crit Brooklyn No.10

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It’s was the second time that Mess Pack Berlin was attending the famous Red Hook Crit in Brooklyn. Jojo finished with his best result on 20th position and Hagen came in 53 in the last chance race. This race is a special  in many ways. It’s where fixed gear criterium racing started. Ten years ago in the harbor neighborhood of “Red Hook” – district in Brooklyn, New York after which the famous racing series is named.

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01
May

One Way Fixed STEUERRADTAGE in Marlow

May 1 | Race | 1 Comment on One Way Fixed STEUERRADTAGE in Marlow

Last weekend we attended the “Steuerradtage” fixed gear races in the Northern Germany, about 30km outside of Rostock. With six of us who raced and two podiums we had a quite successful race weekend.

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16
Mar

Rad Race last wo/man standing at Berliner Fahrradschau

March 16 | Race · Story | No Comments on Rad Race last wo/man standing at Berliner Fahrradschau

We started March with a busy weekend. With the Rad Race last wo/man standing a great race day was on. As part of Berliner Fahrradschau with many different events, races and rides a lot of people, we love to hang out, made it to Berlin. Our main focus however focus was this incredible fixed gear race on a indoor go-kart track.

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24
Jan

Rad Race at Six Day Berlin

January 24 | Race · Story | No Comments on Rad Race at Six Day Berlin

This years Six Day Berlin race in the velodrome was a special one. We were no longer spectators – we were part of it! For the first time in its long history it was possible to race on the track without being a pro rider! The guys from Rad Race set up an elimination race as an addition to the official Six Day Berlin program and we were part of it!    

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20
Nov

Totensonntag Alleycat – double podium

November 20 | Alleycat · Race | 2 Comments on Totensonntag Alleycat – double podium

Totensonntag or the “Sunday of the Dead” is a German religious holiday practiced mainly in Lutheran churches. For us it’s a fixed date for the annual Totensonntagalleycat that happened for the last three years in a row and we always made it to the podium.  

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09
Oct

Season Recap 2016

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We raced the heavy city traffic, the fast Red Hook Criterium Series and won the World Messenger Championship   Mess pack berlin was founded in early 2015 and the season of 2016 was the most successful so far. We showed our dedication for a special growing bike scene by participating in many international fixed gear criterium races, several alley cat races in cities all over the world and in the bike messenger championships. We had the chance to experience great moments all over the world this year.   Read below to find out more about mess pack berlin in 2016.

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