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Race: Tour de Taiwan, Stage 1 Start/Finish: Taipei/Taipei, Taiwan Distance: 83 kilometers Taipei, Taiwan, — Team Novo Nordisk's neo-pro Brian Kamstra sprinted around a late-race crash and took 10th place on Stage 1 of the five-day Tour de Taiwan. Saturday's opening stage of the Tour de Taiwan was held on the same course as [...]
Sun, Mar 26, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
SAN FRANCISCO (BRAIN) — Chrome Industries' new Welterweight Collection of bags feature the brand's traditional styles made with lighter weight materials that the company says are just as durable. To save weight, the brand even developed a new aluminum version of its trademark seat buckle-style strap buckle. "In the world [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
Yet another bike rider has been murdered by a heartless cowardly driver in Los Angeles County. According to KABC-7, the victim, who the coroner said appeared to be a woman in her 30s, was found by someone passing by the Pico Rivera crime scene shortly after 2 [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source BikingInLA
Spinlister expands its bike-shop program with agreement with nation's largest bike rental provider.SAN FRANCISCO (BRAIN) — Spinlister, which began as an online peer-to-peer bike rental platform (something like Airbnb for bikes) has signed a long-term agreement with Blazing Saddles, which may be the country's largest bike rental operation. Blazing Saddles [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
AUSTIN, Texas (BRAIN) — Spin, a San Francisco-based bike share company, is launching a new bike share system here that requires no kiosks, or stations. Riders — who can borrow a bike for $1 per ride — can pick up and leave a bike almost anywhere. Spin said the stationless [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
Lintaman is seeking distributors in U.S., U.K. and Australia.TAIPEI, Taiwan (BRAIN) — Lintaman, a new brand based in Taichung, Taiwan, is now working with PowWord Communications, a U.S. marketing communications firm owned by industry veteran Tim Jackson. Lintaman's first product is a line of cycling shoes, but the brand's owner, [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
The big news this weekend is the return of CicLAvia to Culver City and Venice, and points in between. CicLAvia lists feeder rides, including a chance to ride with the mayor of Santa Monica. Meanwhile, Metro offers advice on how to get there via the [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source BikingInLA
So far, Mayor Eric Garcetti has talked a good game when it comes to bicycling. But as a recent Op-Ed by Bike the Vote LA's Michael MacDonald made clear, he's failed to translate that talk into paint on the street. Let alone protected bike lanes. [...]
Thu, Mar 23, 2017
Source BikingInLA
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You might have known that Pro rider Quentin Valognes was diagnosed with diabetes at age 6 and that in 2014 he won three stages at Tour de l'Abitibi with the TNN Junior Team. But did you know that Quentin also loves the film “Hitch” and his biggest hero is [...]
Wed, Mar 22, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
This one's worth a listen. The Cycle Feed podcast talks with our own Dorothy Wong, who walked away from Hollywood to become one of SoCal's leading bike race organizers, and the driving force behind SoCal Cross. And while we're recognizing successful LA women, Grist honors [...]
Wed, Mar 22, 2017
Source BikingInLA
By Hannah JohnstonPhotos by Hannah Johnston & Alexis Mincer “What resort did you stay in” the leathered, middle-aged woman sitting to my right asked. Our plane back from Cabo was filled with a mix of hung over college co-eds returning from spring break and what I assumed were newly retired [...]
Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
By Hannah JohnstonPhotos by Hannah Johnston & Alexis Mincer “What resort did you stay in” the leathered, middle-aged woman sitting to my right asked. Our plane back from Cabo was filled with a mix of hung over college co-eds returning from spring break and what I assumed were newly retired [...]
Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
Team Novo Nordisk Umberto Poli recaps the 2017 Milan-San Remo, where the 20-year-old Italian neo-pro rode in the day's main breakaway.The post 2017 Milan-San Remo Recap appeared first on Team Novo Nordisk. [...]
Sat, Mar 18, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
Cycling: 108th Milan-Sanremo 2017
(Photos:©TDWSport)The post 2017 Milan-San Remo appeared first on Team [...]
Sat, Mar 18, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
By Rachel McQueen I could fill a book with my Granny's stories. Being English, she is predisposed to understated storytelling. She is the quintessential English Granny in every way: cordial and reserved, stern yet kind, with a constant wit – Maggie Smith in Downton Abbey meets Patricia Routledge in Keeping [...]
Tue, Mar 14, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
  “Your hair will fall exactly 14 days after the first chemo session, so it is better to have a hair cut now”, my doctor told me. I thought he was exaggerating. But I decided to get rid of my long hair (and gave it to a cancer foundation). On the 14  th   day after the first chemo session, my hair fell during a meeting at my workplace. Scary stuff.
Words by Erika Sallum | Photos by Diego Cagnato“How much time will I have to stay away from my bike?!” I swear the question was the first one to cross my mind when my doctor said the most terrifying words I had ever heard: “Yes, it is cancer”. [...]
Thu, Mar 09, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
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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
While I've talked a lot about the Seattle to Portland (STP) ride in the past, I unfortunately wasn't able to make it this year. Luckily David Bussey did – and completed it in one day. David is a long time friend of JustAnotherCyclist.com, and was also one of the core [...]
Sun, Oct 09, 2016
Source JustAnotherCyclist
Mon, Jun 20, 2016
Source Orange Cat Racing
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Orange Cat Racing + ReIMAGINE Mack RoadMonths 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 take [...]
Sat, Jun 11, 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