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By: Kevin Rouse Cue the 80’s synth music, break out the old steel frame from storage and start growing that mustache—stage racing in Colorado is back. What Kevin Costner and his moustache did for cycling in the 1985 film American Flyers, the Quiznos Pro Challenge hopes to do one better in 2011. With a major […]
Felt Bicycles recently announced a new partnership with the Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12 Professional Cycling Team. For the next two years the U.S.-based elite women’s team will compete on Felt bikes at the world’s most prestigious road and track events with a target on the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Nicola Cranmer, general manager […]
Jimmy Button, a former Factory Yamaha motocross racer, hopes to raise a million dollars for spinal cord research by riding his bicycle across America this coming February. During a practice run for an AMA Supercross event on January 22, 2000, Button had a crash that left him paralyzed from the neck down for several months. […]
In early September, Roger Grooters clipped in for what was planned as a cross-country journey from Ocean Beach, California, to Jacksonville, Florida. His goal for the trip: to use his bike to raise money for the victims of the Gulf Coast oil spill. While for many, the horrible effects of the spill were rapidly fleeting […]