Designed by our in house team, the Hitchhiker is all about adventure. From smooth roads to single tracks, gravel paths to cityscapes and beyond, the BLB Hitchhiker does it all and more!
"Voted the best touring bike by BikesEtc magazine" - full review HERE.
Built from Columbus Cromor tubing and based on touring geometry with all the right clearances, the Hitchhiker delivers a super comfortable, durable and well balanced ride.
We're set up 5 possible builds to cover all requirements - 4 drop bar versions for touring/gravel/adventure and a flat bar edition for the daily commute.
All bikes will be built in our workshop - and the below specification can be amended to fit your exact requirements. Once you make the order, one of our team will make contact to talk through all of the possible options.
For transit reasons all complete bikes are shipped 85% assembled. We strongly advise to take it to your local bike shop where it can be fully assembled, checked, adjusted and prepared for your first ride.
• BLB Hitchhiker - Columbus Cromor tubing• BLB Flat crown touring fork• Fender/Rack mounts• Shimano Tiagra Crankset - 172.5mm length, 50t/34t • Shimano Tiagra Casette - 11t-32t• Shimano Tiagra front and rear derailleur 2x11 speed• Shimano STI brake/gear levers• Tektro Oryx Canti brakes• Deda RHM 44cm wide drop handlebars• BLB Pro-gel bar tape - black• BLB A-head stem - black• BLB Sealed 1-1/8 inch headset - black• BLB Track seatpost - black• BLB Stealth Countour saddle• Shimano RS 010 wheelset• Panaracer Pasela 700x35c tyres
Bike is supplied with front and rear brakes. In order to keep improving the overall quality, components are subject to change without notice. Components and specifications can be changed and customised on special requests!
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Our aim is to despatch all orders, of in-stock items placed before 3pm, on the same day. Please note, this might not be possible during busy periods, for example, immediately after Bank or Public Holidays.We’re experts in shipping bikes, frames, parts and accessories, both new and vintage, anywhere in the world, so there’s no need to worry!
All orders are sent out for a Monday to Friday delivery. For more details visit our Shipping & Returns page.
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If you change your mind about your order, you have up to 14 days to return it to us. It must be unused/unassembled and in its original packaging and condition.For the quickest response and help with returning your item, please email our customer service team at firstname.lastname@example.org. You’ll also find a returns slip with your delivery, which you can complete and send your item(s) back directly. Once we have received your returns, we will provide a full refund within 5 working days. We regret that we cannot cover the cost of postage of items back to us.
For further information visit our Shipping & Returns page.
While the universal heavy duty wheel mount brackets system means it is the smart choice for and cyclists as it is likely to fit any bike. It is compatible with pretty much every bike setup and will fit 26", 28" and 29"/700c wheels. BLB Frontier is compatible with both QR and standard solid axles (including female axles) and can also be mounted to forks with eyelets thanks to pre-drilled stays.
BLB Frontier is made from high quality stainless steel and all mounting hardware is included. Fixies/Racers/hybrid/vintage…. whatever your ride is - this rack would work for you.
Supplied with an adjustable clip-on system to fit any frame, and unique CNC’d brake cut outs to fit slim brake clearances and frames without mudguard drillings.
Supplied with an adjustable clip-on system to fit frames without mudguard eyelets.