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COON VALLEY, Wis. (BRAIN) — Borah Teamwear is working with artist Michael Valenti for a new exclusive collection of custom cycling jerseys.

The B17 Copper Edition.

SMETHWICK, United Kingdom (BRAIN) — Brooks, founded by John Boultbee Brooks in 1866, is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. As part of the celebration, the company has released a special Copper Edition series of its most iconic saddle models.

SAN DIEGO (BRAIN) — Stromer’s ST2 S e-bike strives for the highest level of integration, with a touch-screen interface, integrated USB charging, anti-theft protection, GPS tracking and lighting system with a daytime running light and low- and high-beam modes.

PENTICTON, British Columbia (BRAIN) — Swagman has launched the Patrol, a fork-mount bike rack designed for pickup trucks that can carry all classes of bikes.

FORT WILLIAM, United Kingdom (BRAIN) — Crankbrothers is offering a limited edition Steve Peat Signature Mallet DH pedal in honor of an athlete who has used Crankbrothers pedals since 2003.

The American Classic Victory 30 Disc wheels.

TAMPA, Fla. (BRAIN) — American Classic says its Victory 30 wheels, available in disc- and rim brake versions, are an excellent upgrade for gravel, cyclocross or road bikes.

CHICAGO (BRAIN) — SRAM released some details of its RED eTap HRD group — which combines wireless shifting with hydraulic disc braking. The company said it will announce more details including MSRPs at the Eurobike show in August. The parts will be available in October.

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — A new book published by VeloPress, "Hit Reset," teaches athletes how to use yoga to find more speed, power, and endurance.

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — Box Components is now working with the U.S. CPSC to recall some of its carbon fiber BMX forks. The company announced the recall independently in April.

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (BRAIN) — Hed Cycling is recalling about 380 rims because they can cause brake pads to wear out unexpectedly.

PHOENIX (BRAIN) — Pivot's new Switchblade mountain bike, designed for both 29-inch and 27.5-plus wheels, features the brand's new long and low geometry, ample tire clearance, and short chainstays.

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (BRAIN) — EN-R-G Foods LLC is replacing some of its Protein Chews sold recently because the company has received several reports of consumers having nausea and vomiting soon after eating the chews.

The Beinn Pro Series mountain bike with carbon fork.

PORTLAND, Ore. (BRAIN) — Islabikes is launching a line of performance kids bikes, including mountain bikes, cyclocross and road models. The bikes feature lightweight frames and components that are sized appropriately for kids of various ages and sizes.

VANCOUVER, Wash. (BRAIN) — The XACT price-point helmet is based on the iXS's XULT crossover full-face model, but has a slightly reduced spec to reach a retail price that is less than half that of the XULT.

The XA Pro Carbon.

OGDEN, Utah (BRAIN) — Mavic has unveiled its first full-carbon rim mountain bike wheels, the XA Pro Carbon. The company also is introducing an alloy-rim mountain bike wheel, the XA Elite, that shares some of the carbon wheels' features at a lower price.

SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. (BRAIN) — Blackburn's new Wayside Side Entry Cage has a two-piece design that can be installed so the bottle is able to exit from either the right or left side. No extra hardware is required and the cage installs easily and quickly.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (BRAIN) — True Temper has decided to phase out its bicycle frame tubing program over the next year. The Memphis-based company will accept orders for its steel tubing through the end of this year; all production and shipments will end March 31, 2017.

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (BRAIN) — Lindarets, LLC,  has licensed its catalog of bicycle parts and accessories to Minnesota's Wolf Tooth Components, which will manufacture and market the products under its name.

TAMPA, Fla. (BRAIN) — Atomik Carbon, which launched in 2014 with carbon fiber mountain bike wheels and components, is entering the road market with a line of three carbon road clincher wheels.

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — Rocky Mountain is recalling 17,300 bikes in the U.S and 61,000 in Canada because the front quick release can come in contact with the disc brake rotor.

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