By Charles Pekow Boise State University just passed its first exam in Cycling 101. It became one of the first officially designated bicycle friendly universities in the country. The school was awarded a bronze metal from the League of American Bicyclists. It joined the first group of 20 such institutes of higher education to be […]
Quality Bicycle Products (QBP), a major U.S. distributor of bike parts began shipping from its new distribution center in Ogden, Utah in mid January. The 85,000 square-foot facility, which is now running at full capacity, houses more than 14,000 SKUs, almost double the volume of the companyʼs temporary warehouse in neighboring Clearfield. Dealers in the […]
International Flavor for “America’s Toughest Stage Race” Includes Three Top ProTeams SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (April 7, 2011) – Following the celebrated Tour de France this summer, some of the world’s most recognizable professional cycling teams will travel to American soil and race in the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, August 9-14, 2011. Organizers […]
By Shannon Boffeli Utah State Championship Series Race #1, Lambert Park, Utah, April 23, 2011 April 23rd marked the beginning of a new mountain bike race series in Utah, the Utah State Championship Series (USCS). If the race was any indication the USCS will quickly become a major player in local MTB events. Despite being […]
By Curtis Clayton For more than a century bicycling has long been a dependable, affordable, and sustainable form of transportation. To recognize the role bicycling has in our lives Utah is joining the rest of the nation in celebrating May as National Bike Month. Governor Herbert has officially signed a proclamation declaring May as Utah […]
Our April 2011 Issue is now available as a PDF (9 mb download) – Featuring Great new stories, Annual Club Guide, Bikepacking the Kokopelli Trail in 2 days, Training for a Century or Gran Fondo, Advocacy, Results, Commuter Column, Mechanics Corner, Calendar and More!
The Rocky Mountain Tour and Race Guide is now available. The guide includes a calendar of events for Colorado and New Mexico, as well as Utah and Wyoming along with other great info. These are available at your favorite Utah, Idaho, New Mexico, Colorado, and Wyoming bike shop or as a download (10 mb).