In a Real Winter

In a Real Winter

We are in the midst of a real winter here in Utah, and as much as it hampers any efforts to ride bikes, I am enjoying it. I have always liked the stark contrast of four distinct seasons. Growing up in Vermont it sometimes seemed like we would skip spring, and here in Utah the past couple years it seems like we have skipped winter.

Bike Friday Recalls Tikit Folding Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

Bike Friday Recalls Tikit Folding Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Five-time Tour de France winner Miguel Indurain places “first” in Viva Bike Vegas 2012 Gran Fondo Pinarello

Five-time Tour de France winner Miguel Indurain places  “first” in Viva Bike Vegas 2012 Gran Fondo Pinarello

At the end of a 122-mile trek along the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip to the majestic heights of Red Rock National Conservation Area and cavernous Hoover Dam, Miguel Indurain led a charge to the finish amid a fast approaching peloton of professional cyclists including Carter Jones and Chris Baldwin of the Bissell professional cycling club.

Changing Leaves Changing Gears

Changing Leaves Changing Gears

The summer ended on a busy note with the Park City Point 2 Point, a friend’s wedding in Moab the next weekend, and Marathon Nationals in Bend the following. The Point 2 Point was yet again one of the best races I did all year; the course and organization are spot on. This year we had some weather to contend with as we woke up to pouring rain at 5 am on race day.

Reynolds Cycling Launches Minimum Advertising Price Policy

West Jordan, UT (Press Release) – September 26, 2012 – Reynolds Cycling (a Utah company), a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of high performance bicycle wheels, continues to focus on dealer- direct support in the U. S. with its launch of an aggressive Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) Policy and the appointment of Travis Erwin to Domestic Sales Manager.

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Bicycles Due to Fall and Injury Hazards

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Bicycles Due to Fall and Injury Hazards

Description: This recall involves some 2008 and 2009 models women’s and men’s Globe model bicycles. Recalled models include the Globe Elite, Globe Sport, Globe Sport Disc, Globe Centrum Comp, Globe Centrum Elite, Globe City 6, Globe Vienna 3, Globe Vienna 3 Disc, Globe Vienna 4, Globe Vienna Deluxe 3, Globe Vienna Deluxe 4, Globe Vienna Deluxe 5 and Globe Vienna Deluxe 6 bicycles. The bicycles were sold in various colors, including gun, silver, black, khaki, navy, bone, blue, charcoal, burgundy and gold. The brand name “Specialized” is on the lower frame tube and the model name is on various locations on the bicycle frame.