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About Chest Rockwell

When not writing some of the words that Surly uses to convey information about their products and life position, Chest enjoys a stunning array of adventurous and rewarding endeavors. He is an internationally known entrepreneur and businessman, an award-winning architect, and has trekked the perimeter of China, unsupported, overland on bicycle, on foot, and on skis. He fluently speaks eight languages, including Icelandic, which is considered to be one of the world's most difficult languages to master. He is an avid skydiver. He designs spacecraft for NASA. He has been in no less than twenty-one feature films and is considered the world's leading authority on the healing properties of snake venom. He has built a popular reputation as a funnyman, appearing in cameo roles on various popular television shows primarily in the U.S., Europe, and Japan, and is the author of sixteen books about achieving one's potential. He is a motivational speaker drawing on his experiences in combat, for which he was awarded two purple hearts, and is a personal life coach to celebrities and notable figures worldwide. In his spare time he enjoys music, bicycles, writing, and spending time with his family. In other words, he's totally perfect, so don’t worry about it.

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New and improved - that's what we're all about here at Surly HQ. We have some new versions of the current FAT BIKE tires that we do, so here's the skinny on the fat. Larry, Nate, and Big Fat Larry 120 tpi folding versions will have a new lighter, better, faster, squashy-er,…

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Our Coordinator of All Things International, Fleckheimer, has broken his collar bone. It happened on the Goodbye Johnny, Don't Let the Door Hit You in the Ass ride of last Friday. From what I've heard (I was left to man the bilge pumps, so I was not there personally), it…

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