MJ Swap and Gypsy Weekend


Since starting this blog, I’ve wanted to dedicate a post solely to great photos.  Well, that day has come.  Thanks to my new buddy, Chris from Chris Gomez Photography I’m posting some of his original photos from this past weekend in Austin.  I’ve been looking forward to this weekend for a while now, as I was excited to attend the annual Mellow Johnny’s Swap.  The event is a fantastic time to pick up cycling gear at great prices because dealers and reps are there to sell off old merchandise.

Okay, I’ll let the photos do the taking…but tune in at the bottom to find out more about Chris Gomez and the incredible things he is doing with his photography.

Mellow Swap – Mellow Johnny’s




This one isn’t a Chris Gomez photo – What $35 got me at the Mellow Swap….Awesome

Gypsy Picnic



Chris Gomez

Based out of Austin, Texas Chris Gomez is the events photographer for Mellow Johnny’s bike shop. When he’s not shooting photography for Lance’s shop he’s shooting local music and sporting events in the Austin area. To check out more of Chris’ amazing photos, have a look over at www.chrisgomezphoto.com.

Chris is also actively involved with Livestrong. He currently participates in the Livestrong Challenge each year.  100% of the proceeds from his site is donated to the LIVESTRONG foundation.

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8 Responses to “ MJ Swap and Gypsy Weekend ”

  1. Amanda on November 8, 2010 at 11:09 am

    Awesome pictures!! Love them all!!

  2. Greg on November 8, 2010 at 10:46 am

    Nice score on the bike gear! I love gear swaps. Never been to a bike swap before, but I’ve been to many a ski swap…

  3. Pamela on November 8, 2010 at 7:56 am

    Oh man, Feb 20, @trimon29 and I will have to come cheer, too,

    Awesome pics, Chris.

    Darryl, you’re giving me “Austin envy.” (Went to law school there, and never wanted to leave)

    • Loving the Bike on November 8, 2010 at 10:46 am

      This city rocks. There is always something incredible going on. Yeah, you’ll have to come in February so we can watch @bikerly and all those other amazing runners.

  4. bikerly on November 8, 2010 at 6:03 am

    Love these pics from Chris. Especially liked the ‘bikes’ gallery.

    Can’t wait to visit you guys down there. Weekend of Feb 20, Darryl. Austin Marathon is a go. Starting official marathon training as soon as I click the submit button. Maybe Chris can take some pics of me hobbling across the finish line with a PBR in my hand : )

    • Tim on November 8, 2010 at 7:28 am

      I knew it. A conspiracy to make Austin even more awesome. You guys have been plotting.

    • Chris on November 8, 2010 at 7:47 am

      Thanks for the kind words everyone. I’ll be at the Austin Marathon cheering on all my friends running in it and I’ll be snapping pics as well. I’ll keep an eye out for you!

      • Loving the Bike on November 8, 2010 at 10:44 am

        You won’t be able to miss @bikerly. He’ll likely be wearing moose antlers or something crazy like that. He is total comedy and a great guy.

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