Report Looks at Causes and Patterns in Bicycle Crashes

Report Looks at Causes and Patterns in Bicycle Crashes

By Charles Pekow –  If you’re in a bicycle accident at night, you’re more likely to get killed than you are in a daytime crash. And while most bike crashes occur on urban roads, the ones on rural ones result in a greater chance of a fatality. At least these facts describe the case in […]

Study Shows Bicycling and Walking Generate $425 Million in Economic Impact in Utah

Study Shows Bicycling and Walking Generate $425 Million in Economic Impact in Utah

By Phil Sarnoff, Executive Director of Bike Utah – There is a large push across Utah toward encouraging more widespread use of active transportation modes. This includes bicycling and walking for both transportation and recreation. In his “Utah Life Elevated 2020” objectives, unveiled at the end of May, Utah Governor Gary Herbert stated the following goal: […]

Bike Fit: Your Body or Your Bike.

Bike Fit: Your Body or Your Bike.

By John Higgins –  Cyclists as a whole are prone to seeking improvement, either against their own personal performance or against others. Strava wouldn’t be the as popular as it is, and Zwift would not be on a meteoric rise if this was not the case. You define what sort of improvement motivates you. It […]

Designing and Building Trails

Designing and Building Trails

By Donald West, Trail Ace Construction – People always ask me what’s involved in building trails. To begin with, it’s not as easy as it may seem. There is a process to building trails professionally. That process usually starts with a land owner or manager contacting our company about the idea of having a trail. They […]

Rebecca’s Private Idaho Breaks Attendence, Fundraising Records

Rebecca’s Private Idaho Breaks Attendence, Fundraising Records

Rebecca’s Private Idaho, presented by MiiR 2019 Gravel Cycling Race and Festival Wraps with 36% growth in riders, 35% of the field women. Kaysee Armstrong and Joshua Berry defend Queen’s Stage Race Titles, Armstrong and Colin Strickland take the win in the 102-mile Baked Potato; New Course Records Set Event Drives Fundraising Total over $44,400 for […]

USA Cycling Names 2019 UCI Road World Championships Teams

USA Cycling Names 2019 UCI Road World Championships Teams

U.S. National Team includes 72-time National Champ Coryn Rivera, 7-time World Champion Chloe Dygert and 5-time Road World Championships rider Lawson Craddock COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Cycling announced the athletes that will represent the United States in the Elite Men’s and Women’s Time Trial and Road Race at the 2019 UCI Road World Championships […]

Shaking Off Numb Hands

Shaking Off Numb Hands

By John Higgins – So far this year the most common issue I have encountered as a bike fitter are cyclists experiencing numb hands. Many of you will have experienced occasional numbness or tingling while cycling, but for some of you this is a recurring, persistent experience that detracts from your ability to go the […]