There are many “American Dreams.” Achieving the dream usually involves hard work, some luck and a little bit of help from friends. Johnny-Mack Barlow is achieving his dream as owner of The Bike Guy in Salt Lake City.
The 2013 North American Handbuilt Bicycle show took place in Denver, Colorado February 22-24. Featuring the work of custom bicycle builders, the NAHBS showcases the skills of the individual. Collected under one roof are bikes built from any material imaginable. From hand carved ridable wooden art through to classic steel fabrications, the unique blends with the practical at NAHBS.
March 2o13 – West Jordan, Utah – Reynolds Cycling, Utah-based worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of high performance bicycle wheels, announced recently that has relocated to a larger more modern facility in Sandy, UT. “After 15 years, we’ve outgrown our current space,” said Dean Gestal, Reynolds’ CEO. “We will gain 5,000 square feet […]
Three years ago I wrote a profile for Cycling Utah on ENVE Composites (formerly EDGE Composites) and its history. Since that time the company has grown by leaps and bounds and further solidified itself as a major player in the high end bicycle parts world. ENVE designs and manufactures top notch carbon fiber wheels , forks, tubing, seat posts, handlebars, and stems.
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 […]
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.