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Posted July 14, 2015

MIAMI (BRAIN) — Cipollini USA has recently hired Ming Tan as its national sales and marketing contract manager.

Tan, the head of MC² Sports Specialists, brings over 25 years of experience in the cycling industry and has worked with brands such as Look Cycle, Ritchey Design, and Capo Cycling Apparel.

Posted in North America
Posted July 14, 2015

DURANGO, Colo. (BRAIN) — Several more mountain bike race legends from the 1990s are expected to participate in Todd and Ned's Durango Dirt Fondo, an event being held this September to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the first UCI mountain bike world championships, held in Durango in 1990.

Posted in North America Tagged Consumer Expos and Rides
Posted July 14, 2015

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (BRAIN) — This year's New England Builders' Ball, which features displays from many handmade bike makers, will be held at the Roger Williams Park Casino this year. The Ball is held during the KMC Cyclo-Cross Festival Presented by Maxxis.

Posted in North America Tagged Consumer Expos and Rides
Posted July 14, 2015

SAUSALITO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Consumer-direct brand Bulls Bikes USA will launch a U.S. ambassador program for the 2015/2016 calendar year.

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Posted July 14, 2015

KENT, Wash. — A flat market, a proliferation of niche lifestyle brands and the growing dominance of Trek, Specialized and Giant at specialty retail has led Accell North America to reposition its Raleigh brand in the marketplace.

Posted in North America
Posted July 13, 2015

SALT LAKE CITY (BRAIN) — POC has named Adam Bookwalter the brand's North American bike sales manager. Bookwalter will join POC starting July 15.

Posted in North America Tagged People
Posted July 13, 2015

ST. LAURENT, Quebec (BRAIN) — Bombtrack Bicycle Company of Cologne, Germany, has signed a multi-year distribution agreement for Canada with Outdoor Gear Canada.

Bombtrack is owned by We Make Things, a BMX supplier; OGC also distributes We Make Things' BMX products in Canada.

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Posted July 13, 2015

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BRAIN) — Early-bird rates for the 2016 National Handmade Bicycle Show, offering a $100 savings on any booth space, end this Wednesday, July 15.
Available booth spaces include 10x10, 10x20, 20x20 or New Builder Tables.

Posted in North America Tagged North American Handmade Bicycle Show
Posted July 10, 2015
LONGMONT, Colo. (BRAIN) — Liv will return as sponsor of the women’s category of the Wheelers & Dealers industry race at this year’s Clif Bar CrossVegas, race organizer Watts Marketing announced Friday.
Posted in North America Tagged Competition / Events / Interbike
Posted July 10, 2015
DETROIT (BRAIN) — Urban bike maker Detroit Bikes has hired former Electra sales leader Justin Manthe as its national sales director.
Posted in North America Tagged People
Posted July 9, 2015

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — For the first time, the bike industry has made a thorough search for state and local legislation related to bicycles, and the search uncovered thousands of proposed laws in all 50 states.

Posted in North America
Posted July 9, 2015

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Interbike and Yakima are working together to create "North by Northwest," a community space at this fall's trade show that will highlight brands from the Pacific Northwest, while also providing  a comfortable place to gather and enjoy events, food, and music.

Posted in North America Tagged Interbike
Posted July 9, 2015

EAGLE, Colo. (BRAIN) — Denver's Alchemy Bicycles has appointed Uncommon Communications to oversee its marketing and public relations efforts.

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Posted July 9, 2015

LEXINGTON, S.C. (BRAIN) — Hawley is now distributing ENVE products in the U.S.

Hawley dealers will have access to ENVE road and mountain wheels as well as the full line of road and mountain components.

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Posted July 9, 2015
Morad with LeMond and VP of marketing Matt Lockwood.

LAKE FOREST, Calif. (BRAIN) — Torcano Industries is now distributing Invigorade Endurance Drink. Greg LeMond has invested in the company and will be featured in the brand's marketing.

Posted in North America
Posted July 9, 2015

BEAVERTON, Ore. (BRAIN) — Yakima Products, Inc., has doubled the size of its sales management team with the addition of four positions focused on strategic accounts, specialty retailers, and the international sales and automotive channels. 

Posted in North America
Posted July 8, 2015

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Panache Cyclewear, best known for its custom team programs, is continuing its moved toward more dealer sales with the addition of a new dealer portal on its website.

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Posted July 7, 2015

KETCHUM, Idaho (BRAIN) — A group of bicycle advocates will mountain bike in central Idaho for four days starting Wednesday as part of a campaign to have an area declared a national monument — rather than a national wilderness area, which would close it to mountain biking.

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Posted July 7, 2015

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (BRAIN) — Adam Newman has been appointed editor-in-chief at Bicycle Times magazine as its previous editor, Gary Boulanger, departs for a job in the motorcycle industry.

Posted in North America Tagged People / Media/Publishing
Posted July 7, 2015

LONGMONT, Colo. (BRAIN) — Spectator tickets went on sale Monday for the Clif Bar CrossVegas cyclocross race, which will be held Wednesday, Sept. 16, in Las Vegas during the Interbike show. Race registration opens Aug. 4.

Tickets for the race are $15 for adults. Children under age 12 are fee.

Posted in North America Tagged Competition / Interbike

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