Team Type 1 Gears Up for Tour of Utah

Team Type 1 Stacks Line-Up For ‘Toughest Race’ Salt Lake City – Team Type 1 is ready to meet the challenge posed by the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah – billed as “America’s Toughest Stage Race” – with an impressive roster that looks to continue the team’s recent run of success. Fabio Calabria and Javier Megias, two […]

The Tour of Utah Runs from 8-17 to 8-22. Will you be watching?

The Tour of Utah Runs from 8-17 to 8-22.  Will you be watching?

Come out and watch America’s best bike racers compete in America’s Toughest Stage Race – The Tour of Utah.  Visit tourofutah.com for details or see our August issue for a guide to watching the Tour.  The Prologue runs from 6-7:30 pm at the State Capitol (course runs along Bonneville Blvd).  Come early for the festival. […]

Leipheimer and Rusch win Leadville Trail 100 mountain bike race in record time

Leipheimer and Rusch win Leadville Trail 100 mountain bike race in record time

Levi Leipheimer wins Leadville Trail 100 mountain bike race in record time Former Salt Laker Levi Leipheimer won Colorado’s 2010 Life Time Fitness Leadville Trail 100 on Saturday, knocking more than 12 minutes off of the old record and finished about nine minutes ahead of Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski. Todd Wells finished 3rd with six-time winner Dave Wiens […]

Bike DealerCamp 2010

Once again, Utah continues to be a favorite for bicycle industry gatherings. July saw Deer Valley play host to the Bike DealerCamp. The camp was a three day opportunity for bicycle dealers from around the country to meet with manufactures and get a close up look at 2011 product lines. The list of manufacturers on hand was lengthy and included Ridley, Salsa, Scott, Defeet, Fox, SRAM, and BMC among the 50 plus exhibitors.

Three Utah Riders Named to Mountain Bike Worlds Team

USA Cycling nominates 53 to U.S. team for Mountain Bike Worlds Colorado Springs, Colo. (August 12, 2010) — USA Cycling announced today the 53 athletes nominated to represent the United States at the 2010 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Mont Sainte Anne, Quebec, September 1-5. Seven men and seven women will wear the red, […]

Bike Racing Glossary

Bike Racing Glossary

A Guide to Bike Racing Terms Compiled by Greg Overton Attack v. to accelerate from the front of a pack or peloton in order to create distance between yourself and the rest of the field. n. reference to an effort put forth. ‘The two-man attack stayed off the front until the finish.” Bacon n. scabs […]

Mancebo Signs with Canyon Bicycles for Tour of Utah

Mancebo Signs with Canyon Bicycles for Tour of Utah Press Release: Salt Lake City, August 11, 2010 — The evolution of the Canyon Bicycles Racing Team continues with the addition of Spanish cycling star Francisco Mancebo for the upcoming Tour of Utah. Mancebo, the defending champion, gives the Canyon squad strong general classification hopes and […]

Levi Leipheimer to Race in Tour of Utah

Levi Leipheimer to Race in Tour of Utah

Levi Leipheimer to Race in Tour of Utah SALT LAKE CITY – August 4, 2010 – The 2010 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah presented by Zions Bank is pleased to announce that Levi Leipheimer will race in the Tour taking place August 17-22. Leipheimer will race solo, not assigned to a team. He recently […]