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  1. ABUS sponsors Ride on Chicago

    CHICAGO (BRAIN) — ABUS Mobile Security, Inc. will sponsor the 2014 PeopleForBikes Ride on Chicago, a five-day group ride intended to raise funds and awareness for safer and better bicycling in the United States. The ride kicks off May 29 in Kansas City, Mo., and will cover more than 500 miles, ...

    Posted May 8, 2014 in North America

  2. Utah group invests $1 million in Club Ride

    KETCHUM, ID (BRAIN) – Royal Street Investment & Innovation Center, a Park City, Utah-based investment group, has invested $1 million in Club Ride to support the company’s continued expansion and growth. “Club Ride is emerging as a premium brand in what we view as the next frontier ...

    Posted December 18, 2013 in North America

  3. Strava to license activity data to advocates and agencies

    A Strava Metro map of London.

    SAN FRANCISCO (BRAIN) — Cycling and running route tracking app Strava is now licensing some of its data to advocacy groups and government agencies looking for insights into road and trail use. Two weeks ago Strava announced the free availability of "heat maps" ...

    Posted May 7, 2014 in North America

  4. Ballard named Osprey operations chief

    Outdoor Specialty Group and Established Brands. Ballard's outdoor industry experience includes serving as president of Boulder Outdoor Specialty Group — home to brands including Kelty, Sierra Designs, ...

    Posted April 28, 2014 in North America

  5. Interbike plans industry awards gala

    ) Athletic Achievement: Competitor Group ( Velo, Triathlete ) Best-In-Triathlon: Triathlon Business ...

    Posted May 7, 2014 in North America

  6. Revenue up double-digits at Dorel's bike division

    improvement in the bicycle business," and that it has promoted interim president Peter Woods to group ...

    Posted May 8, 2014 in North America

  7. Leisure Trends: IBD sales rebound in March after a slow start to 2014

    BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — For the first time in 2014, IBDs posted growth in sales dollars and units in March. According to Leisure Trends Group's RetailTrak IBD sales summary, all merchandise sales were up 3 percent in units and 4 percent in dollars to hit $255 million over March 2013 — enough ...

    Posted May 6, 2014 in Retail News

  8. Shakeup ousts execs at Competitor Group

    SAN DIEGO, CA (BRAIN) — A management shakeup at Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI) has led to the ouster of Scott Dickey, president and CEO, and Steve Gintowt, chief financial officer. Two executives with extensive financial backgrounds have temporarily replaced them. Paul Walsh is acting as interim ...

    Posted December 10, 2013 in North America

  9. Restructuring shakes up Accell North America

    at the company several years before Dutch group Accell NV bought Raleigh America. Chuck Hooper, former president ...

    Posted May 6, 2014 in North America

  10. Former web editor Brian Holcombe joins Backbone Media

    CARBONDALE, Colo. (BRAIN) — Brian Holcombe, the Web editor for Competitor Group Inc.'s site, has joined PR agency Backbone Media. Holcombe worked at Velo magazine for over five years and served as the editor of VeloNews . com   for the past two years.  “Brian embodies ...

    Posted May 2, 2014 in North America