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Posted July 13, 2009
Watching Lance Armstrong vie for an eighth Tour de France title got me to thinking about last year’s Interbike, when Lance made his formal announcement that he was returning to pro cycling.
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Posted June 26, 2009
Here is another round of 2010 product seen at Press Camp this week in Sun Valley, Idaho.
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Posted June 24, 2009
Here is some of the 2010 product being showcased at Press Camp in Sun Valley.
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Posted June 21, 2009
I attended the Dirt Series Camp in Sun Valley, Idaho this past weekend and had a great time despite the few brief downpours and thunderstorms and one pretty crazy hailstorm.
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Posted June 17, 2009
Got a call earlier from Stan Kilbas at Wheels of Wellington in Wellington, Florida regarding a scammer that’s apparently targeting bike shops in his area.
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Posted June 15, 2009
Burley CEO Michael Coughlin, along with business development manager Erin Koenig, dropped by last Thursday to discuss new products in development and how Burley is positioning itself in the growing commuter market.
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Posted June 15, 2009
Specialized introduced its new brand of urban bikes, called Globe, in Minneapolis, Minnesota last week.
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Posted June 7, 2009
Pat Sorensen, president of Penn Cycle, interview from Dealer Tour.
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Posted June 7, 2009
Ed Vigil, owner of Bokoo Bikes in Minnetonka, Minnesota shares his keys for success in the bicycle industry with BRAIN.
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Posted June 4, 2009
BRAIN wrapped up its Twin Cities Dealer Tour on Thursday with stops at five unique urban shops: Penn Cycle & Fitness, Flanders Brothers Cycle, Freewheel Bike, The Hub Bike Coop and One on One Bicycle Studio.
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Posted June 3, 2009
The second day of BRAIN's Twin Cities Dealer Tour started with a 16-mile ride from Minneapolis to the suburb of Long Lake, home to Gear West Bike & Triathlon, the preeminent tri shop in the state and for much of the Midwest.
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Posted June 3, 2009
BRAIN editors, along with riders from Giant, Pedro's, Michelin and Ergon—sponsors of the Twin Cities Dealer Tour—and QBP visited four bike shops in the metro area on Tuesday.
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Posted May 26, 2009
Speedplay’s Richard Bryne and wife Sharon talk shop during our recent visit to their San Diego headquarters.
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Posted May 20, 2009
Here are the full results for the Challenge.
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Posted May 20, 2009
Robert Torrico and I cruised north on the 405 yesterday to visit Phat Cycles in Huntington Beach.
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Posted May 14, 2009
Thursday was Bike to Work day for much of Southern California and elsewhere in the country. No surprise that many companies in the industry took the opportunity to entice employees to do good on the planet and leave their cars at home for the day.
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Posted May 13, 2009
Over 650 bell ringers filled a Boulder high school field last Saturday, and raised over $18,000 to help a single mother of four fighting cancer, and shattered a world record.
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Posted May 10, 2009
Do you like the Tour of California moving to May?
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Posted May 4, 2009
On New York streets usually overrun by the city’s iconic yellow taxis, cyclists took over for just one morning. Cyclists on all forms of two wheels imaginable conquered the streets of Manhattan and the surrounding boros during the Five Boro Bike Tour.
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Posted April 30, 2009
Bike to Work Month kicks off today and BRAIN isn’t letting the occasion pass us by this year.
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