Carbon Herstel (Recovery) – New tires and other parts

The Merida frame received its final touches on Tuesday 26th by Carbon Herstel (Recovery) and soon ready for me to pick it up. So with the Bontrager wheels pimped it was time to order some new tires and other parts, as they would not match the new paint job.

Carbon Herstel (Recovery) – Pimp my wheels

Now the bike is painted it is time to start pimping the rest of the bike. As my current Bontrager wheels are white/red, which were perfect on my Trek 2.5 bike. Wheels in the original state I wanted something different but not spending many euros on new wheels. So I checked if

Mountain biking in Bergen op Zoom

Today was a very good day. Bianca and Boukje invited me to do some mountain biking in Bergen op Zoom. The tracks over there are divided in 2 routes, green and black. As the black one is a bit more for experience riders we decided upfront to do the green

Carbon Herstel (Recovery) – The paint job

On November 14th I received a new picture of the process. They sanded the frame completely and did put the base layer onto it. Also we had contact about the paint job itself. We changed the idea slightly (not telling to much) but the original idea in general still holds.


LET’S DO THIS AGAIN IN 2020 ANNOUCEMENTWe invite you to cycle with us on Sunday 29 March 2020. The second edition of @biboxperience #socialride on the RACEBIKESend us a direct message if you are going to join and cycle with us.This year (2019) we had our first edition. This was

Carbon Herstel (Recovery) – The fix

Today I received the first picture of the repair Carbon Herstel did on my back bridge. It realy looks like magic. I cannot wait for next week when they start the paint job You can see the results here when I receive more pictures......

Carbon Herstel (Recovery) – The Drop Off

On October 11 while on my way to Eindhoven for my Octoberfest ride weekend I dropped of my Merida frame. They invited me very friendly and we started immediately to talk of what else cycling :) We discussed my idea of painting the Merida into the same colors of my custom

MTB Maintenance

The former MTB-Onderhoud webpage is now integrated with On this page you can find most maintenance tips for your bike. If you need the tools or equipment please check Pure Bike Passion      

Italian Cycle Experience

  The Italian Cycle Experience Center is located in the center of Bergschenhoek where every cyclist can indulge. With brands such as Wilier Triestina, Vittoria and Fizik you will find here a space full of quality products and inspiration for cycling enthusiasts. With every purchase, service comes first with them. They are a