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“Uh oh, Jane Doe just beat your time on Some Random Road by A Marginal Number of Seconds. Got what it takes to reclaim your crown? Good luck and be safe.” The summer riding season is in full force, and Strava is pinging me, what seems like multiple times a [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
KETCHUM, Idaho (BRAIN) — Consulting company CrankTank has added Adrian Montgomery as a new partner. CrankTank will broaden its service offerings to include public relations, social media marketing, content marketing, digital marketing and paid media planning. The agency aims to service brands wanting to reposition themselves in the shifting e-commerce market. Montgomery [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
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PARK CITY, Utah (BRAIN) — The election of Donald Trump contributed to the outdoor industry's decision to move its major trade show out of Utah after nine years in the state, two state officials told journalists Wednesday. Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox said state and Salt Lake City officials had been negotiating [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
Manhattan Beach has declared war on Los Angeles. According to a Facebook post from the group fighting to reverse the changes on Vista del Mar, the Manhattan Beach city council voted to go to the mattresses in a battle with the City of Angels. Remarkably, The post Morning Links: Manhattan Beach [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source BikingInLA
PARK CITY, Utah (BRAIN) — Bag Balm has been a Vermont-made solution for chapped cows' udders for over 100 years. And for ages, in-the-know folks have used it to moisturize and protect their hands and for other non-bovine applications, including as a chamois crème. The company only learned in recent years [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
OGDEN, Utah (BRAIN) — Mavic is launching its Universal System Tubeless (UST) rim and tire system. The system has a rim contour that follows exacting dimensions to achieve beadlock and the ability to run flat, in addition to providing consistent tire inflation. Combined with the Yksion Pro UST tire, the system [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
It's good news from Beverly Hills, for a change. Several sources — including Better Bike's Mark Elliot and the city's mayor — tweeted late last night that the city council voted unanimously to install bike lanes on Santa Monica Blvd as part of the current reconstruction of The post Morning Links: [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Source BikingInLA
Yesterday we had a guest post by Better Bike's Mark Elliot discussing the return of the never-ending debate over bike lanes on Santa Monica Blvd, which is back for discussion before the Beverly Hills City Council at 7 pm tonight. Stephen Collins wrote to the The post An open letter urging [...]
Tue, Jun 20, 2017
Source BikingInLA
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Words by Caitlin DumasOut of some sense of autopilot, I kept my legs moving.“Don't stop, Cait. Just. Don't. Stop.”I repeated this in my head, but not out loud because 1) I was sucking wind like none other and 2) My voice had finally quit out on me thanks to what [...]
Tue, Jun 20, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
Don't miss yesterday's great guest post by Better Bike's Mark Elliot about the return of the never-ending debate over bike lanes on Santa Monica Blvd through Beverly Hills. After being rejected several times in recent years, they will be back before the Beverly Hills City The post Morning Links: Beverly Hills [...]
Tue, Jun 20, 2017
Source BikingInLA
Andrea Peron breaks down the final stage of the 2017 Tour de Korea, where the Italian rider and teammate Mehdi Benhamouda both finished inside the top 20.The post 2017 Tour de Korea – Stage 5 Recap appeared first on Team Novo Nordisk. [...]
Sun, Jun 18, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
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(Photos: ©Kim Daebong)The post 2017 Tour de Korea – [...]
Sun, Jun 18, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
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Race: Tour de Korea, stage 5 Start/Finish: Seoul/Seoul, Korea Distance: 65km SEOUL, KOREA – The final stage of the 2017 Tour de Korea started at Seoul's Oympic Park and finished in a fast sprint to conclude a week of tough racing. New Zealand's Brenton Jones won ahead of his countrymen Scott Sunderland and [...]
Sun, Jun 18, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
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(Photos: ©VeloImages)The post 2017 Tour de Beauce – Stage 4 appeared first on Team Novo Nordisk. [...]
Sun, Jun 18, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
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By Chanel ZeiselAfter pledging equal pay for the men and women's elite fields in 2016, promoter Rich Cox has cut the women's prize purse in half, calling the women's field a "small embarrassment."I raced the Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic in 2016 and greatly enjoyed the historic event, which has run [...]
Fri, Jun 16, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
The Whys, Hows, Whens and Whats of Hydration. [...]
Thu, Jun 15, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
“What does Racing With Diabetes mean to you?” It's a powerful message of hope and inspiration, reaching a number of people affected by diabetes. When I was diagnosed 9 years ago, a doctor and my own thoughts believed my racing career was over. I was embarrassed telling kids my age [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source US Cyclist Mandy Marquardt
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The Best Ability, Is Availability I'm at the same place, at the same time, on the same day of the week, 45-50 weeks of the year. I do my best to show up early, stay late, and engage all comers. This quarter's story is a success story in progress. [...]
Wed, May 17, 2017
Source Orange Cat Racing
Polk Street Contra-flow bike lane
Some folks in Chicago are a little confused about why city engineers would actually want to make cyclists ride against traffic. In infrastructure terms this is known as a “contra-flow bike lane.” At first glance, it takes the norm of bikes riding the same direction of travel as cars and [...]
Fri, May 12, 2017
Source JustAnotherCyclist
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​Click through to his website or scroll down... Senate District 6 Unsung HeroDean "Dino" AllegerPresident of Orange Cat Racing & Director of Mack Road Partnership's Bicycle Repair ProgramCycling has always been a part Dean Alleger's life and he is determined to share his [...]
Mon, Mar 27, 2017
Source Orange Cat Racing
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Orange Cat Quarterly - Vol 4 - March 2017 Well it's been a year since I partnered up with the Mack Road Partnership and the ReIMAGINE Mack Road Foundation and began my mobile bicycle repair and helmet safety center activities at the Mack Road Valley Hi Community Center and [...]
Wed, Mar 08, 2017
Source Orange Cat Racing
Official press release from the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS): Portland, OR, 2/19/17 – NAHBS (North American Handmade Bicycle Show) releases their official statement regarding the state of Utah and land policy that is affecting the outdoor and cycling industry. http://www.2017.handmadebicycleshow.com Aligning with the recent actions taken by other [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source JustAnotherCyclist
“Oh c'mon. Work can wait an hour. Ride across me! You'll love it!” — Golden Gate Bridge Siren SongIt has been a tough month. Well, tough couple of months. Many of the readers can understand the impact a lack of bike riding can have on an avid cyclist. When I [...]
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
Source JustAnotherCyclist
2017 North American Handmade Bicycle Show
Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 North American Handmade Bicycle Show. The event is scheduled for the weekend of March 10-12, in Salt Lake City. The event has a strong following, with 117 exhibitors currently listed on the NAHBS website. Returning this year is the University of Iowa. You may [...]
Sun, Jan 15, 2017
Source JustAnotherCyclist
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Orange Cat Racing + ReIMAGINE Mack Road9 Months Update On March 1, 2016 I began doing bicycle repair, maintenance, and helmet safety clinics with the youths at the Mack Road Valley Hi Community Center in partnership with the ReIMAGINE Mack Road Foundation. I [...]
Wed, Nov 02, 2016
Source Orange Cat Racing
The world as we know it is driven by competition. It exists in the classroom, in the market place, on the athletic field and, in it's most serious form on the battlefield. Darwin postulated that competition allowed the fittest or best adapted to succeed and even survive; the whole [...]
Thu, May 19, 2016
Source Sacramento Valley Velodrome Association
The Excitment of Track Racing from NK Media on Vimeo. The post The Excitement of Track Racing appeared first on Sacramento Valley Velodrome. [...]
Wed, Mar 02, 2016
Source Sacramento Valley Velodrome Association
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When it comes time to throw an Upcycle Ball one thing we can count on is our community showing up looking for great items to take home from our silent auction. We also count on our incredible support system of businesses and sponsors to provide us with great items. This [...]
Mon, Jan 18, 2016
Source San Francisco Yellow Bike Project
Start 2016 off with a BIKE! 2015 was an exciting year for the San Francisco Yellow Bike Project! Thanks to all our volunteers, donors and supporters, our efforts were recognized when we received the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition's Golden Wheel Award. We could not have done this without the continued support [...]
Thu, Jan 07, 2016
Source San Francisco Yellow Bike Project
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Sun, Dec 20, 2015
Source San Francisco Yellow Bike Project
The San Francisco Yellow Bike Project (SFYBP) Board of Directors is proud to announce the endorsement of the Save SF Bike slate in the 2015 San Francisco Bicycle Coalition (SFBC) Board election. The candidates on this slate are all committed to preserving democracy within the SFBC board elections, to serving [...]
Wed, Dec 16, 2015
Source San Francisco Yellow Bike Project
Welcome to the new SVVA website. The reports of our demise have been greatly exaggerated. So what have we been up to lately? We expanded our board, we expanded our project, we expanded our website, and we expanded our thinking. Our current Board of Directors is now at 11 members, and [...]
Tue, Dec 01, 2015
Source Sacramento Valley Velodrome Association
The question “Why does Sacramento need a velodrome and cycling park?” is a legitimate one. There are certainly reasons not to build such a park: It costs a sizable amount of money. It takes (and has taken) hundreds of man hours of effort to formulate the concept, establish a Board [...]
Tue, Jun 02, 2015
Source Sacramento Valley Velodrome Association
At the end of 2012 season, I made the transition to go from endurance to track sprint. Why? Well, I've always liked mashing big gears. But in all seriousness, when I look back at all my best track results, they were from the 500m TT and shorter distances on the [...]
Mon, Nov 25, 2013
Source US Cyclist Mandy Marquardt