Swain, NY (May 27, 2010) Swain Resort is scheduled to reintroduce lift-accessed mountain biking to its slopes beginning June 5. On select weekends, the lift at Swain Ski & Snowboard Center will carry mountain bikes and their riders to the top of the mountain to access the slopes and wooded trails on Swain’s 265 [...]
Petaluma, CA and Leominster, MA
The Hive proudly announces a merger with chain retention manufacturer e*thirteen. Independently, both companies are dedicated to designing and manufacturing industry-shaping cycling components. Together, we’ll build on our shared philosophy of strong engineering principles and quality manufacturing to deliver even greater innovation to a discerning customer base. Neither company would exist [...]
In a brilliant display of high-handed thievery, the Daily Wail  (sic)* has pinched a documentary film-maker's photos from a Twitter page, published them without a credit and then claimed that it was okay to do so because they were 'in the public domain'. Full story here - thanks to Mike ... — full article at sebrogers.typepad.com
Mianus River Park National Trails Day Event (Stamford @ 9am June 5th, 2010): Join CT NEMBA and the Friends of Mianus River Park June 5th for National Trails Day. We'll be giving back to the trails in the morning doing trail maintenance, which will be followed by Lunch and then enjoying the ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
1. 8:00 am - The red trail reroute (along south end of Pattaconk Lake by the main driveway) needs about 15 feet of benching cut. Please bring any shovels, mattocks, rouge hoes or McLeods. Mosquito repellent, liter of water and gloves are recommended. 2. Once this project is complete, we will ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
Premont 4th, Kabush 15th at Offenburg World Cup
After a three week break from competition, the UCI XC World Cup made its annual stop in Offenburg, Germany last weekend. The Offenburg track is a rider favorite, especially for the Canadian contingent, as it’s extremely rugged and technical like the tracks in Bromont and Mont St. [...]
Boyne City, Mich., (May 25, 2010) – MyPOV360.com <http://www.MyPOV360.com> , a new online retailer of point-of-view wearable action cameras and accessories is excited to announce their title as the Official Point of View Camera sponsor for the Bell’s Brewery/Quiring Cycles Professional Mountain Bike Team.
MyPOV360.com offers an excellent selection of wearable video action cameras, perfect [...]
Team Geronimo / Banshee Bikes is pleased to announce a new partnership with EPIC Action Video Cam. EPIC Action Video Cams are mini digital video cameras that can quickly mount to any athlete’s equipment, including helmets, bicycles, cars/ trucks, motorcycles, kayaks and more, for point-of-view video and photo capturing. The EPIC comes with a [...]
KONA BIKE PARK WEBSITE IS LIVE
From Whistler, BC to La Molina, Spain and nearly 20 resorts in-between, Kona is the official mountain bike supplier to more bikeparks than any other cycling company in the world.
It’s an equation that works. Epic trail systems designed to cater to a full range of cycling abilities – new [...]
According to the Bicycle Industry Association (Zweirad-Industrie-Verband – ZIV) more than 4 million bicycles were sold in Germany in 2009: 68% in retail stores. In times of economic troubles customers tend to focus on high-quality products and competent service, in particular. Continuing education offers retailers and sales personnel an opportunity to get a step ahead [...]
Last night I held the first session in my new MTB Skills & Fitness Boot Camp. This is a basically my twist on integrating what I do with what I have learned from guys like Gene Hamilton. After taking the Better Ride coaches certification camp with Gene in February ... — full article at bikejames.com
With Fort Bill the following weekend, the World’s 4X racers are heading to Harthill over the bank holiday to take on the best of British. Speaking of British here’s Spank Bikes rider, Kieron McAvoy getting his lines sorted for the weekend. Filmed and edited by Corinne Walder on ... — full article at dirt.mpora.com
Tuesdays at Bent Creek are less crowded that Thursdays. Being so used to seeing people on the trail, it was a bit eery when I rode for an extended period of time without seeing anyone out there. The trails were damp with some small mud holes, the air was cool and the foliage a dark shade ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
Date of activity: May 25, 2010 Condition of trail(s): Dry, pretty much perfect! Trail Ambassador Name:Barry Burke Email: barry at bburke.com Town: East Hampton Location: Hurd SP Trail(s) ridden: Green / White / Yellow / Red / White / Red / Blue / Green How did you use the trail?: Mountain ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
The Transition Factory team finished out the weekend with solid results, with two of three riders on the podium.
Bryn took the 2nd spot against 68 competitors in the men’s field, while Jill took 3rd in womens. Lars placed 18th while achieving his goal for the weekend being to successfully complete the event on a recently [...]