BRAIN Staff

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June 2, 2017

MORGAN HILL, Calif. (BRAIN) — Leaders of two of the largest bike brands are speaking out publicly about President Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord.

Posted in International
June 2, 2017

TAMPA, Fla. (BRAIN) — Ironman, the owner of the Ironman triathlon brand and related holdings, has acquired Competitor Group Holdings, Inc., which owns the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon series and media titles including VeloNews, Women's Running, Triathlete, and Competitor. CGI also owns the Race IT event registration service.

Posted in North America
June 2, 2017

BREMBATE, Italy (BRAIN) — The new 3T Fundi disc fork is for road riders who use high-volume tires and disc brakes. The fork uses 3T's Sqaero tube profile developed for 3T's Exploro aero gravel bike.

Posted in New Products
June 2, 2017

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has awarded over $100,000 in grants through its Doppelt Family Trail Development Fund, which supports small, regional projects that are vital to trail systems but often fall through the cracks of traditional funding streams.

Posted in North America
Doppelt Fund grants are designed to fill financial gaps.
June 2, 2017

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (BRAIN) — Cycling Sports Group has appointed Jason Brown as the director of North America sales for Sugoi and Dennis Kim as the director of marketing for Sugoi. Both will report to Ian Domaas, Sugoi's vice president and general manager. 

Posted in North America
June 1, 2017

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (BRAIN) — Perry Kramer, whose initials are immortalized in SE Bike's PK Ripper BMX model, is returning to the brand, which is now owned by ASI.

Posted in North America
June 1, 2017

CHICAGO (BRAIN) — Mike Mercuri and Jeff Shupe — two of SRAM's six co-founders — are transitioning into new roles at the component brand. Both are celebrating 30 years with the brand this year.

Posted in North America
June 1, 2017

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. (BRAIN) — The stock market has been on the upswing in the last year, but many publicly traded companies in the bike business have had a tougher time as sluggish sales and excess inventory took a toll.

Posted in Retail News
May 31, 2017

WATKINSVILLE, Ga. (BRAIN) — Tifosi Optics' new Davos is a new model for the summer 2017 season.

The Davos has a hybrid full-frame shield lens and extensive coverage. The design offers a wide field of vision and a lightweight, durable Grilamid TR-90 frame.

Posted in New Products
May 31, 2017

SEATTLE, Wash. (BRAIN) — Rad Power Bikes, a Seattle-based direct-to-consumer electric bike company, has joined Velofix's bike delivery program, Velofix Direct. Consumers now have the option of having their new e-bike assembled, tuned, and delivered by a Velofix mobile service provider, where available.

Posted in Retail News

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