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BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Green Guru, which manufacturers products from used inner tubes and other re-purposed items, will be collecting used bike inner tubes at the Interbike OutDoor Demo, Sept. 8-9. The company is setting up multiple upcycling bins throughout the demo areas.

Posted in North America
7 hours 14 min ago
The Quad Lock Universal bike mount.

SANTA FE, N.M. (BRAIN) — BTI is now distributing Quad Lock smart phone accessories. The brand offers cases and mounts to attach phones to bikes, cars, and people. 

Posted in North America
7 hours 30 min ago

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (BRAIN) — One Industries, supplier of protective gear, apparel and components for motocross and mountain bike use under the One, SixSixOne, Tag Metals and Sunline brands, has launched a B2B website for specialty retailers and distributors.

Posted in North America
9 hours 36 min ago

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (BRAIN) — Advanced Sports International, parent of Fuji, Kestrel, SE, Breezer, and Oval Concepts, has hired Mark Vanek as product manager for the Oval brand.

Posted in North America
10 hours 10 min ago

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Skratch Labs has moved into a bigger facility with increased warehouse space and larger office areas.

Posted in North America
10 hours 30 min ago

SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. (BRAIN)— August 19, 2014 — BRG Sports, Inc. has promoted long-time employee Dan Arment to executive vice president of BRG Sports. Arment also has been named president of Bell Cycling Products.

Posted in North America
10 hours 50 min ago
100-acre facility sits under the Louisville Zoo near the airport.
Jim Lowry (left), his wife Kathy, with Sharon Tyler, Tom’s wife.

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo.  (BRAIN) — Jim Lowry and Tom Tyler’s proposal for an underground mountain bike park is a one-of-a-kind venture. And IMBA is embracing it with open arms.

Posted in North America
1 day 3 hours ago
Tierney (left) and Boehmke.

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (BRAIN) — Rotating Mass Media, publisher of Dirt Rag and Bicycle Times magazine, has hired industry veteran Steve Boehmke as its newest advertising sales account representative.

Posted in North America
1 day 9 hours ago

STOCKHOLM (BRAIN) — POC is adding MIPS technology to its Octal road helmet; the Garmin-Sharp pro team will use the new model at the Vuelta a España, which begins Saturday. 

Posted in Product/Tech
1 day 9 hours ago

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (BRAIN) — Crankbrothers has appointed Gaspare Licata as its vice president of sales and marketing.

Posted in North America
1 day 9 hours ago

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (BRAIN) — IMBA’S biennial World Summit kicks off Thursday in this Colorado Rocky Mountain resort with panels ranging from risk management to how best to manage volunteers.

Posted in North America
2 days 4 hours ago

LAS VEGAS (BRAIN) — A group of bike brands with ties to Belgium are sponsoring an off-site, invitation-only event in Las Vegas during the Interbike show. Most of the brands will also have displays on the Interbike show floor, as well.  

Posted in North America

Upcoming Events

Aug 18 to Aug 24
USA Pro Cycling Challenge Colorado
Aug 20 to Aug 24
IMBA World Summit Steamboat Springs, CO
Aug 21 to Aug 22
Accell North America Open House Boston
Aug 23 to Sep 14
Vuelta a España
Aug 26
Eurobike Demo Day Messe Friedrichshafen, Germany
Aug 27 to Aug 28
Accell North America Open House Chicago

New Product

PETALUMA, Calif. (BRAIN) — Cargo bike brand Yuba Bicycles is launching the Flip Flop, a kids' balance bike with a rear rack and a novel frame design that can be flipped over to add about an inch to the frame size for a growing child.

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