By Mark Deterline When I moved back to the Beehive State from the San Francisco Bay Area in June of last year, I was surprised by the strength of Utah riders. I was also impressed by the abundance of cyclists, both racers and recreationalists; the courtesy shown by most drivers (not to be taken for […]
Salt Lake City, UT – March 2012 – Does your city or county have a bike master plan? The new Utah Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan Design Guide is a tool that planners, advocates, and governments can use to make their community bike friendly. Representatives from the Utah Department of Health (UDOH), Utah Department of […]
Like many others, I expect, I am tired of reading and hearing about doping. I am tired of being asked my opinion on doping, and particularly on Lance Armstrong and doping. I love this sport, and I am sensitive to the beating it is taking. Like a bad dream, I would like to wake up and have it all go away. Unlike a bad dream, it won’t.
Utah transportation leaders have announced the launch of UCATS, the Utah Collaborative Active Transportation Study, a comprehensive project that will look at ways to enhance pedestrian and bicycle connections to major transit lines and lay the groundwork for an urban network of bicycle routes along the Wasatch Front. UCATS is co-managed by the Utah Department […]
Salt Lake City – ENVE Composites will open their newest facility in Ogden, Utah, bringing 324 new jobs to the State over the next seven years. These jobs will pay wages at a minimum of 125 percent of the Weber County average wage, including benefits. Over the seven year life of the project, ENVE will […]
By Dave Iltis TRP and Tektro Brakes, a leading manufacturer of brakes has relocated from California to Ogden. The company makes a full range of brakes for all types of bicycles including road, mountain, cyclocross, BMX, and triathlon bikes. Distribution, warranty, and customer service will be run in the new BDO Ogden location. Manufacturing is […]
December 4, 2012 (Salt Lake City, Utah) – Bike Shop Saturday, an event designed to be a bike friendly alternative to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, will be held worldwide on December 8, 2012, the second Saturday in December. The event was created by Cycling Utah (cyclingutah.com), a leading consumer bicycling magazine.