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Heartbreaking news from the other side of the world, where eight Malaysian teenagers participating in a late night bike ride were killed and eight injured, two critically, when a 22-year old driver plowed into them, claiming she just couldn't stop in time. However, one of [...]
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source BikingInLA
Another bike rider has been killed by a heartless coward who tried to flee the scene. But this time, he didn't get very far. According to My News LA, a 35-year old Los Angeles resident was rear-ended by the driver of an SUV at 7:31 [...]
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source BikingInLA
SQUAMISH, British Columbia (BRAIN) — 7mesh's new Oro Jacket combines the GORE-TEX Active fabric with innovative construction techniques and 7mesh patterning to produce a completely waterproof jacket weighing only 93 grams in a size medium. Gore introduced the Active fabric last year; it's the company's lightest and most breathable waterproof fabric. [...]
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
Just a quick visual reminder that an new Metro Bike Hub really is coming to Hollywood and Vine. And hopefully, soon. ……… Let's talk about some of the coming events we haven't discussed yet. Pasadena's Trike Squadron is hosting their annual ride at the Rose [...]
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source BikingInLA
After call with Utah governor, Emerald Expositions to walk away from Salt Lake. SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Interbike said Thursday that Utah is no longer in consideration as a potential show venue in 2018 or beyond. Officials from Emerald Expositions, parent company to Interbike and Outdoor Retailer, met via teleconference [...]
Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
H3 Publishing owner Dave House in a BRAIN archive photo from 2005.
VALENCIA, Calif. (BRAIN) — H3 Publications owner Dave House has closed down industry titles Decline and Road after a 13-year run. The staff of six employees at H3's headquarters in Southern California were let go Tuesday morning, sources said. Calls and an email to House seeking comment were not returned this [...]
Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Clement is rolling out a range of 650b tires at this weekend's QBP Frostbike event. The company plans to release several widths and treads in the 650b size over the next three months. The first to be released is X'PLOR Strada USH in a 650b x 42, [...]
Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
If you haven't seen it yet, don't miss yesterday's guest rant on why motorists hate bicyclists. ……… Stop whatever you're doing, and read this. Hollywood Reporter editor Peter Flax has written a truly exceptional piece on the 200th birthday of the bicycle. Or the forerunner [...]
Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source BikingInLA
Race: Abu Dhabi Tour Country: United Arab Emirates Total Distance: 669 kilometers Race Class: WT Team Novo Nordisk is ready to take on the Abu Dhabi Tour when it kicks off at the Baynounan Educational Complex in Madinat Zayed on Thursday, February 23rd. The four-day race serves as Team Novo Nordisk's debut at [...]
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
My first race bike was one of the cheapest road bikes on the sales floor. I chose it primarily for looks but was guided almost entirely by my tiny budget. Still, I was lucky; I was able to buy a new bike. I had escaped the fate of so many [...]
Tue, Feb 14, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
Team Novo Nordisk rider Joonas Henttala recaps the 2017 Trofeo Laigueglia, where punchy and difficult hills off the Ligurian seacoast set the scene for Team Novo Nordisk's continental European debut.The post 2017 Trofeo Laigueglia Recap appeared first on Team Novo Nordisk. [...]
Sun, Feb 12, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
Cycling: 54th Trofeo Laigueglia 2017
(Photos: ©TDWSport) The post 2017 Trofeo Laigueglia appeared first on Team Novo Nordisk. [...]
Sun, Feb 12, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
Cycling: 54th Trofeo Laigueglia 2017
Race: Trofeo Laigueglia Start/Finish: Laigueglia, Italy Distance: 192.5km Laigueglia, Italy – The punchy and difficult hills of Italy's Ligurian seacoast set the scene for Team Novo Nordisk's continental European race debut on Sunday, lining up the world's first all-diabetes cycling team against some of the top Italian and international riders for a 150km [...]
Sun, Feb 12, 2017
Source Team Novo Nordisk
Join me, Ayesha McGowan, for the "Do Better Together" Virtual Ride Series! You can set goals and earn prizes right along side me as I make my way through my 2017 race season. With a ten-day ride window every month from February-July, you'll have six opportunities to shoot for the [...]
Fri, Feb 10, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
High fives all around! Abby Watson, guest Beth Ann Orton, and Annalisa Fish (L-R)
by Jen AbercrombieAre you in need of something new to listen to on your morning commute or distract you as you while away the hours on the trainer this winter? "We Got To Hang Out" is a new podcast hosted by cyclist and runner Abby Watson and Annalisa Fish, [...]
Tue, Feb 07, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
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CycleNebraska is providing an avenue for growth, connections, inspiration and community. Because together, as a community, we can make a difference.During these bitterly cold winter months, I catch myself daydreaming about summer days that start with a long bike ride and end with my toes in the warm grass, a [...]
Tue, Feb 07, 2017
Source Pretty Damned Fast
“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
Far End Gear XDU stereo earbud
Far End Gear XDU stereo earbudI avoided riding with headphones for a long time. I simply wasn't that comfortable with my ears covered – especially in busy San Francisco traffic. I had experimented a couple of times with riding with one earbud in. But this invariably lead to me either [...]
Thu, Sep 22, 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
​I've officially teamed up with the ReIMAGINE Mack Road Foundation and we've been out at the Mack Road Valley Hi Community Center wrenching on bikes, teaching urban mobility skills, and making friends. Lots of friends. We already have a core group of about 20 students and it's been [...]
Wed, Mar 30, 2016
Source Orange Cat Racing
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