After riding my mountain bike Friday morning, I rode the Stinson to the grocery store. From there, I rode to a local town park where the team I work with was having a picnic. Afterwards, I rode home. I saved gas and got some exercise, too. — full article at cyclesnack.com
It all started out as a bright idea my training buddy Robert Herriman and I had. We figured we had a chance to top our one day mileage records in the Stoney Creek 12hr MTB race. His was 150 miles and mine was 140 miles. Besides that, it would be great to use as preperation for the upcoming ... — full article at mikesimonson.blogspot.com
Great song Off U2's achtung baby.... Anyways today was a very hard day.... well maybe this work week at the shop has been one of those weeks? Irate and impatient customers, stuff not showing up, or stuff showing up in wrong color, simple repairs turning into cans of worms..... Maybe ... — full article at cellarrat.blogspot.com
The Killswitch will be here in 1 Week!
A closer look at the custom tuned RCX that the Killswitch will be spec’d with while Adam Hauck and Carter Holland put the bikes to work.
Black Market Killswitch Frame Hand Built From 6061 T6 Aluminum, 100mm Travel Via Hammer Link Technology (HLT)
Black Market Cartridge Zero Sealed Bearing Headset
New Business Field in the eMobility Arena:
Bosch Building Electric Drives for eBikes
Development Partner is Cannondale
>>Innovative drive system with design freedom for bicycle manufacturers
>>First public presentation at ”Eurobike“ 2010
>>High-precision response to rider’s desire for support: system includes drive unit, control unit, sensor concept, battery pack and control computer
Bosch is entering the bicycle industry with a new [...]
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Grass Valley, CA — Nearly 500 student athletes from northern and southern California competed on the custom trails at Loma Rica Ranch in Grass Valley, California, as the second meeting of the NorCal and SoCal high school mountain bike racing leagues met in as many years to [...]
I got this email the other day telling me this week was National Bike-to-Work week. But they were making the point of just getting out and riding. It's too bad our Government won't do the same. Unfortunately, with the way my work week went and where I was, that wasn't going to happen, but I ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
My friend and fellow Mtn Biker is hosting a World Bicycle Relief fundraiser: My business Affordable Bedding @ http://www.GoToAffordableBedding.com/ will be sponsoring a four man mountain bike team I will be racing in. During the race we will be raffling off a brand new $600.00 queen mattress ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
Longmont, CO – Deuter USA and IMBA’s National Mountain Bike Patrol program together created a partnership naming Deuter the “official suppliers” of packs. Deuter will provide their Trans Alpine Pack for their patrollers. IMBA organizes and supports more than 60 volunteer bike patrol groups and 700 patrollers and ambassadors throughout the United States and the [...]
Hayes Bicycle Group, owners of Hayes Disc Brakes, Sun Ringlé, Wheelsmith, Answer and Manitou Suspension Products, announced today that they have appointed Scott Struve as Director of Marketing and Product Management. Scott will be charged with setting strategic marketing direction for the division including brand vision, communications and product management.
Struve brings a vast amount of [...]
JetLites has drastically cut prices on all complete systems to make room for new technology to be released this July. The sale includes all HID, Halogen, and a $139 LED package with choice of the bombproof bar or helmet mount, NiMH battery, and the safest Smart Charger in the business. JetLites, TEN time winner of [...]
We got together with few family members to pool our money together so that we could get Jubal a new bike for his birthday. He has been riding a little bike for two years now and he had out grown it. He was really off balance, and while he handled it well, it was holding him ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
Despite the heavy police presence, CT Counter Terrorism Unit, TSA, and a bevy of other three lettered agencies on the ground at the Park City Metro North Station my Thule Side armed bike rack was stolen off of my car. Of course the heavy police and counter terrorism presence was on the train ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Greg Minnaar (Santa Cruz Syndicate/SRAM/RockShox), starts off the UCI World Cup downhill season with a big win. He put together a brilliant run to win the season opener in Maribor, Slovenia in the most dismal conditions on a course Greg would describe as “the hardest course I’ve ever ridden because of the mud [...]
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HAVERHILL, Mass. (May 18, 2010) – To celebrate the global launch for the 2011 Orbea Rallon series this weekend at Marla Streb’s signature trail park, Singletrack Jungle, at ToroVerde Nature Adventure Park in Orocovis, Puerto Rico,” Pedro’s is pleased to dispatch three mechanics to assemble the new bikes and keep them running [...]
XXC Magazine returns with another issue packed photos, tales of endurance racing and all day adventures in the dirt from around the country, and around the world!
XXC #7 starts the adventure here in the States with a race recap from British endurance racer Ant White at Arizona’s 24 Hours In The Old Pueblo. We’ll stay [...]
Unique European and UK Mountain Biking Highlights Holidays
Recently launched MTB Holiday Company Singletrack Safari believes that the Pyrenees – and in particular Andorra – are getting unfairly ignored as a holiday destination and is seeking to redress the balance this summer.
Launched earlier this year, Singletrack Safari offers unique highlights holidays to a variety of [...]
Roxbury, NY (May 11, 2010) — The second round of the 2010 USA Cycling Professional Mountain Bike Gravity Tour (Pro GRT) is set to hit the east coast at Plattekill Bike Park in Roxbury, New York for the KHS Bicycles Gravity Open, May 20-23.
The New York event is the second of five international-caliber downhill events [...]
Colorado Springs, Colo. (May 19, 2010) — The third event on the 2010 USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Ultra-Endurance Calendar, Dirt, Sweat & Gears, took place on May 15 in Fayetteville, Tenn.
NOTE: USA Cycling has issued the following correction, which has been changed below:
Brandon Draugelis won the Dirt, Sweat and Gears pro men’s [...]