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SANTA FE, N.M (BRAIN) — Willard Chilcott, a cycling enthusiast who envisioned and developed at least two major events in New Mexico, died Monday at age 89. Chilcott was a friend, riding buddy, supporter and mentor to members of the staff at Bicycle Retailer, which launched in Santa Fe in 1994. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
BPSA releases year-end wholesale sale data.BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Supplier shipments of e-bikes to retailers increased by 16,757 units last year, only slightly more than the 15,883 increase in BMX shipments, but both categories were beaten by gravel bike shipments that grew by 19,268 units. Still this reshuffling of what [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
Here are the corrected links from our newsletter, plus some bonus links. LONGMONT, Colo. (BRAIN) — BRAIN switched to a new platform for its weekly e-newsletter two weeks ago, and we are still learning the ins and outs of the new system. That, combined with a late night finishing pages [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
KENT, Wash. (BRAIN) — Late Thursday, Accell North America unveiled a new omnichannel distribution program designed to entice brick-and-mortar dealers to fulfill online bike orders, while requiring the stores to carry few — or no — ANA bikes on their sales floor. The company said the program is in line [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
File this under you've got to be kidding. Authorities in Contra Costa County have decided not to file charges against an 83-year old man who kept driving after rear-ending a woman riding a bike last October. He then returned 40 minutes later, and rear-ended two The post Morning Links: No charges [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source BikingInLA
Bike SGV reports that Monterey Park approved plans for a 1.6 mile Complete Streets project and protected bike lanes along Monterey Pass Road. This will be the first project to be implemented from the city's 2014 bike plan. Hopefully many more will follow. And other The post Morning Links: Monterey Park [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Source BikingInLA
For a few short hours, we seemed to have a real scoop. This morning, Steve Spence forwarded a photo showing hundreds of LimeBike dockless bikeshare bikes massed on the Cal State Northridge campus, apparently being readied for distribution. While we speculated on just what they The post Morning Links: Dockless bikeshare [...]
Wed, Jan 17, 2018
Source BikingInLA
They drive among us. Maybe you somehow managed to miss the multitude of new stories over the weekend about the allegedly stoned driver who managed to plant his car on the second floor of a dental shop in Santa Ana. No, really. According to reports, The post Morning Links: Sharing the [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018
Source BikingInLA
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Words by Amanda WilksKeeping pace with a steady cycling routine starting to get you down? Finding it difficult to work out an exercise routine that enables you to make it to the end of your favorite trails? Sometimes just getting out for a ride every now and then isn't enough.If [...]
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Source Pretty Damned Fast
Team Novo Nordisk Unveils New Kit and Roster
Team Novo Nordisk, the world's first all-diabetes professional cycling team, and Giessegi Srl (GSG), a global leader in sportswear announced a new partnership naming GSG as the official on-bike apparel supplier for Team Novo Nordisk. GSG will provide a complete line of technical apparel for the men's professional and development [...]
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Source Team Novo Nordisk
By Sports Nutritionist Lori Nedescu, MS RD CSSD @CadenceKitchenFueling the ride is an important part of your training. Without the right energy consumption during rides, your training will suffer. An individual ride will result in the dreaded bonking, leaving you unable to continue your ideal effort. Bonking can be so [...]
Sat, Jan 06, 2018
Source Pretty Damned Fast
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Product tested & reviewed by: Lori Nedescu @CadenceKitchenI'd say this is more of a personal experience than a product review, but take it how you'd like. I ride. I ride a lot, over 12,000 miles in 2017 and plan to top that in 2018. These miles consist of a mix [...]
Thu, Jan 04, 2018
Source Pretty Damned Fast
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Product tested & reviewed by: Lori Nedescu @CadenceKitchen [...]
Thu, Jan 04, 2018
Source Pretty Damned Fast
Brand Selected for 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
The Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association announced Wednesday that Team Novo Nordisk's Sam Brand would represent Team Isle of Man at the 2018 Commonwealth Games when it kicks off in April in Australia's Gold Coast. The Manx native will compete as part of the six-man cycling road team. This serves [...]
Wed, Jan 03, 2018
Source Team Novo Nordisk
19 Riders, 134 Racing Days, 21 Countries, 122,511km… Team Novo Nordisk had an amazing year, racing across the globe to inspire, educate and empower everyone affected by diabetes! Check out some of our highlights from 2017!The post Team Novo Nordisk's Best of 2017 appeared first on Team Novo Nordisk. [...]
Sat, Dec 30, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
Team Novo Nordisk | 2017 Challenge Mallorca
Team Novo Nordisk had an amazing year, racing across the globe to inspire, educate and empower everyone affected by diabetes! Check out some of our highlights from 2017!January Team Novo Nordisk kicked off 2017 with Challenge Mallorca, a series of four, one-day races on the Spanish island.February In February, Team Novo Nordisk rode [...]
Sat, Dec 23, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
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Some folks like numbers. Some folks like data. Here's some data numbers. Year to date totals as of September 1 we salvaged and distributed 81 bicycles through our Earn-A-Bike program. We fitted and distributed 265 helmets through our Helmet Safety Center. We gave out 22 locks to our core group [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source Orange Cat Racing
Ford Motor Company has notably been in the bicycle news lately as the title sponsor of the San Francisco bike share program Ford GoBike. But a recent patent application by the company is geared towards those that own both cars and bikes with a Retractable Bicycle Carrier.The patent application – [...]
Tue, Jul 18, 2017
Source JustAnotherCyclist
…a cyclists tale. Way back when, I started riding a bike as an easy way to make the monumental commute from Sacramento, CA to Palo Alto. It was a 7 mile bike ride, to the Amtrak Capitol Corridor train, to a bus, to another train. I did it 3 days a [...]
Fri, Jul 07, 2017
Source JustAnotherCyclist
“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
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