June 21, 2010 National News Safe Routes to School Victory Last week, House Republican Whip Eric Cantor (R-VA) targeted the federal Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program established under the 2005 Federal Surface Transportation Bill (SAFETEA-LU) as wasteful government spending in his weekly “YouCut program”. He chooses five programs that he deems wasteful and asks […]
REI COMMUNITY CALENDAR ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR AUGUST DATE: July 8th 2010 CONTACT: Celeste Eppler EMAIL: [email protected] PHONE: (801) 486-2100 ext. 207 Bike Maintenance Basics Thursday, August 12th, 7:00 pm REI Sandy If you ride a bike, you need this class! In this informative presentation you’ll learn how to lube a chain, fix a flat tire in […]
Gueugnon, France – 2010-07-09 Tour de France, Stage 6: Looking Ahead Cadel Evans of the BMC Racing Team said his recovery from two long, hot stages will determine what happens this weekend as the Tour de France hits the mountains. Evans Still Third Overall Saturday’s 165-kilometer race features six climbs in the Alps. Evans finished […]
SALT LAKE CITY – July 9, 2010 – The 2010 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, dubbed “America’s Toughest Stage Race,” today announces the five jersey sponsors for its August 17-22, USA Cycling sanctioned pro-race. The sponsors are AT&T, XO Communications, Utah Toyota Dealers Association, POWERADE and Glacéau vitaminwater, and Siegfried & Jensen Law Firm. […]
Our July 2010 Issue is now available as a PDF (7.2 mb download) – The Basics of Bike Fit, Letters, CarboRocket Review, Heads Up Riding, Bone Health for Cyclists, Bike Fit for Bike Commuters, Accessories for the Bike Commuter, Pedalfest Report, High Uintas Report, Rush Valley Ride, Powder Mountain Hillclimb, Draper City Trails, Utah and Idaho Enhancements Report, 5 Tips for Better MTB Photos, Touring in Bulgaria, OpenSprints, Results, Commuter Column, Mechanics Corner, Calendar and More!
Course Marshalls Still Needed SALT LAKE CITY – July 6, 2010 – The 2010 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah presented by Zions Bank is reaching out to the community in search of volunteers to help with the Ultimate Challenge ride on Saturday, August 14, and the Tour of Utah professional stage race on Wednesday, […]
USA Cycling names squad headed to BMX World Championships Colorado Springs, Colo. (July 2, 2010) –USA Cycling announced today the 11 elite riders it will send to represent the United States at the 2010 UCI BMX World Championships in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, July 29 – August 1. 2009 world champion Donny Robinson (Napa, Calif./Hyper-Monster Energy) […]