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Notice: Video information below is presented solely for the convenience of The Wheelmen members and prospective members. Each person using information below does so on his or her own responsibility and risk, as The Wheelmen cannot and do not guarantee nor warranty any advise of any of the videos below.

How To Mount a Highwheel Tire

Installing Tire on a Highwheel / Penny Farthing / Hiwheel Bicycle.

Installing Tire on a Highwheel / Penny Farthing / Hiwheel Bicycle.

Bicycle History and Tours

This Wheelmen video is in three sections:
1) Carey Williams gives a brief talk on the history of the bicycle
2) David Herlihy gives a brief overview of the travels of doomed bicycle adventurer Frank Lenz
3) Carey Williams gives an overview of people who have ridden highwheel bicycles across the USA, and introduces a few of those riders

This video was recorded at Shattuck Auditorium at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin, on July 19, 2014, during the annual Wheelmen 'Meet'


Joff Summerfield: Around the World on a Pennyfarthing

This is a spoken presentation given by Joff Summerfield of England, describing his two and a half year, 22,000 mile ride around the world on his highwheel bicycle, a.k.a 'pennyfarthing', done in the years 2006 through 2007.

Overview of 1991 Wheelmen & IVCA Meet at Findlay, Ohio

There were about 300 Wheelmen and IVCA members at the June 1991 meet at the University of Findlay in Findlay, Ohio. This video gives an overview of many of the meet's activities. At the time, it was the largest gathering of antique / veteran cycles in the world.

Antique bicycles and tricycles at the 1991 Wheelmen & IVCA Meet

There were about 300 Wheelmen and IVCA members at the June 1991 meet at the University of Findlay in Findlay, Ohio. This is a look at the machines stored in the gymnasium. This is most (not all) of the machines there at the meet.

Findlay Meet 2012

A collection of short videos taken during the 2012 annual "Meet" of the antique bicycle club "The Wheelmen". Includes the Century Ride, the Official Highwheel Tour, the public demonstrations, and the incredible monocycle.


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