As Jens was asked what one of the most challenging race moments he encountered throughout his 17 Tour de France finishes, he brought up a late stage in the 2010 race that qualified for him..
I’ll dissect exactly what happened further down, but for the moment I’ll say this: On the international race broadcast and across Twitter, there was a sentiment that the pit mishap was not Brand’s fault, and that it cost Brand the win. I don’t believe either of those suggestions are accurate.
Interbike, the bicycle industry trade show started in 1982, will be cancelled for September 2019 in Reno, Emerald Expositions announced today. Darrell Denny, Executive Vice President of Emerald Expositions’ Sports Group, cited recent bike tariffs on imports as the final straw.
REI Co-op launched Camping Project, a new product that enables users to search for bookable campsites and outdoor properties by location and nearby activities. REI members and customers can now search REI.com for more than 3,400 bookable campgrounds, cabins, and lookouts and thousands of other outdoor properties using Recreation.gov data.
The innovative kinematics of the front axle ensure that the goods being transported on the load platform do not tilt with the cargo bike when cornering, rather they remain horizontal and thereby stable. This tilt-leveling technology is an innovation in the segment of cargo bikes.
Project Speed’s Denise Mueller-Korenek has become the fastest human to ever ride a bicycle — setting the World’s Paced Bicycle Record of 183.932 mph on September 16 at world famous Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah.
Officially launching at Interbike next week, Allite Super Magnesium is the first material to go to market from Allite, Inc., an Ohio-based company with cycling industry veteran Bruno Maier at the helm.
The all-new lineup of road bikes includes the UrbanRush, a drop-bar do everything road bike, the CrossConnect, a completely accessorized commuter/utility bike, and the CrossCore, a high style efficient fitness bike. Yamaha’s performance hardtail e-mountain bike, the YDX-TORC is also now available.
Named after the iconic sports mecca in the Italian Alps, the Torino sunglasses blends high-performance technology with classic, retro styling that stands out on the block, in the peloton or on the street.
Donnelly Cycling will be donating a portion of all proceeds from the sales of their all-new C//C cyclocross bikes and frames in the Amy D. blue colorway to the Amy D. Foundation. These funds will be gifted to the Foundation established in the namesake of Amy Alison Dombroski.
This new ebike represents the gateway to enjoying the space in between where these new riders are and where they’re going. The Parkway retails for $2,799.00 and features a lightweight, quiet and award winning (2017, Red Dot Design) e-assist system from Bosch’s Active Line.
The secret behind ST3’s power is its newly engineered SYNO Drive II rear hub drive, which packs a punch of 600 W and transfers 44 Nm of torque directly to the road surface. The motor is not only highly efficient, it also captures the energy released during braking in its powerful BQ814 battery with a range up to 93 miles.
Driven is a revolutionary drivetrain concept that sets new standards in efficiency and eliminates the need for derailleurs and chains brought to you by CeramicSpeed and the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Colorado.
The 2018 Tour de France is underway, and to celebrate, Mavic has introduced the Cosmic Ultimate Tubular TdF, trusted by Romain Bardet and the AG2R-La Mondiale Cycling Team, in addition to the all-new Cosmic Pro Carbon UST TdF.
WEND Bike introduces the first-ever colored chain lubricant in the world to the cycling market. WEND’s Spectrum collection reveals the bright side of performance and inspires individuality through a collection of colors like cycling’s never seen before.
Two new bikes will be introduced and on display at the Dirty Kanza (DK200) – Friday, June 1st and Saturday June 2nd at the event’s expo in the Donnelly booth. The race-ready gravel G//C will also be in action when pro cyclocross racer, Jamey Driscoll makes his first DK200 start.
State Bicycle Co. in collaboration with the Simpsons is giving away the ultimate dream build with their limited edition Simpsons Donut frame dressed up with top-of-the-line components. Open to everyone, potential winners simply need to register online for a chance to roll away with this one of a kind build.
Castelli introduces their most versatile range of jerseys and bib shorts for their 2018 Summer collection. With many of these products influenced and proven by Team Sky, these summer offerings have the performance to back up the good looks.
Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, has announced full specifications and pricing for its complete line of power assist electric bicycles. While e-Bikes are new for Yamaha in the US this year, Yamaha created the e-Bike segment in the early 1990s and has made and sold more e-Bikes (~2 million) and e-Bike motors (~4 million) than any other OEM in the world.
Hennessy Cognac highlights cycling legend Marshall ‘Major’ Taylor in their latest ad campign for ‘Wild Rabbit’. Marshall Walter “Major” Taylor was an American track cyclist who started his professional racing career at the age of 18 in 1896.
Last weekend the Southern California cross country mountain bike race organizer Non Dot Adventures held their annual Casper’s Wilderness XC Race in San Juan Capistrano, California. This was the second race in the Non Dot Adventure series which continues with two more races into the end of March.
A cycling shoe at heart, the Zurich utilizes a Variable Flex Shank that has been optimized to provide solid power transfer when riding without inhibiting walkability. Available in limited quantities new Zurich 2.0 is a highly functional cycling shoe and is designed for the discerning cyclist that wants a fashion piece that performs.
The Core-Line bikes deliver a solid build with endless value and will enable the first time buyers to throw a leg over a State Bicycle. The Core-Line is a stepping stone into the brand, for the low investment, the rider gets a solid build that will last and a clean finish that will turn heads.
Muc-Off, a leading UK-based bike and performance brand, is the latest partner and supplier of the World Tour cycling Team Dimension Data for Qhuebeka. The team will be using the full Muc-Off clean, protect, lube range, as well as the use Athlete Performance products, and their chains will be specially optimized with NTC formula.
Bike Fixation, a Minneapolis-based manufacturer of cycling infrastructure endorsed by Saris, today unveiled their latest product, the Bicycle Access Ramp. This American made stairway for bikes does exactly what the name implies: it provides a rolling surface for bikes going up or down stairs.
Pedego® Electric Bikes has announced a program for shoppers seeking savings without compromise on gently used Pedego bikes. Participating Pedego stores are now offering sales of Certified Pre-Loved Pedego electric bikes with the protection of a 12-month warranty.