The Bicycle Transit Center: Serving the Needs of Commuter Cyclists.

The Bicycle Transit Center: Serving the Needs of Commuter Cyclists.

June 2011 - The Bicycle Transit Center (BTC) at the UTA Intermodal Hub has been in existence for just over a year. Its location and services have made a big impact for the bike commuter traveling on FrontRunner, bus or TRAX. Even if you do not use public transportation to assist you with your bike commute, The BTC may still have services for your needs.…

Buy the Stamp – Cornering on a Road Bike

Many say that the goal of good cornering is to maintain one’s velocity through a turn, which is true. It is important to keep in mind, however, that the supreme goal of cornering is to stay upright, especially when racing or descending at speed.…

Tour of Utah to Air on Fox Sports Network

June 2011 - Organizers of the 2011 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah announced that the August 9-14 professional bicycle race will receive regional and national broadcast television coverage for all six days of the event.…

High Uintas Looks at Alternate Course Due to Snow

June 2011 - Race planners for the 23rd annual Cook Sanders Associates, Inc. and The Spence Law Firm High Uintas Classic Stage Race have established the best possible option for the Bald Mountain road race stage should Bald Mountain Pass be closed on Saturday, June 18th because of snow.…

Booth and Howat Win Bear Lake Classic

Booth and Howat Win Bear Lake Classic

June 2011 - In a repeat of the previous weeks’ state criterium championships, Michael Booth and Laura Howat (both Ski Utah-MarketStar) won the Bear Lake Classic Road Race. Held on May 14th under warm and sunny skies, the primary difficulty in the event was the wind. The Pro 1-2 men rode two laps around the lake, totaling just over 100 miles.…

Evans Tops in Sugarhouse Criterium

Evans Tops in Sugarhouse Criterium

With four to go Evans, Olsen and Howat worked to setup the finale. With the three strongest teams represented, the break would succeed. For three laps the trio worked together.…

Guardian Angels

Guardian Angels

June 2011 - Guardian angels. That must be it. Jon Smith, promoter of the Cycle Salt Lake Century Ride (CSLC), has to be the most fortunate promoter around. His event has not had bad weather for as long as I can remember.…