Safety

Electra global bike giveaway tied to video submissions

ENCINITAS, Calif. (BRAIN) — Electra Bicycles is running a global promotion contest, in which video makers can win new bikes and GoPro cameras

Leadville mountain bike and running events provide scholarships to all local graduates

LEADVILLE, Colo. (BRAIN) — In this community that bills itself as the highest city in America every high school graduate receives a $1,000 scholarship courtesy of the endurance mountain bike and trail running events held there, including the Leadville 100 mountain bike race. The Leadville Trail 100 Legacy Foundation is granting $55,000 in scholarships this year to graduates of Lake County High School who are continuing on to any kind of higher education.

PeopleForBikes: Much of what we thought we knew about women and bikes was wrong

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — PeopleForBikes says new analysis of its research into American bicycling shows that many assumptions about women and bikes are wrong. The study of women and bicycling used data from PFP’s participation study , released earlier this year.? A total of 16,193 completed interviews were collected from adults 18 and older who reported on a total of 8,858 children ages 3 to 17.

NSGA: Bicycling participation flat in 2014

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill.

REI and Scott bicycles part ways

SEATTLE (BRAIN) — REI will stop selling Scott bicycles as soon as its current stock is depleted, the companies announced Wednesday. In what was described as a mutual and amicable decision, the retail co-op said its 10-year relationship with Scott Sports will end with the 2015 model year.

BionX hires two in sales and engineering departments

AURORA, Ontario (BRAIN) —?Canadian e-bike system manufacturer BionX International has announced two new hires: W. Tyler Meyers, hired as director of global sales, and V- Bond Lee, hired as vice president of engineering

Retailers, compared to ten years ago, are there more, the same, or fewer bike shops in your market now?

Choices More About the same Fewer I don't know More 35% (52 votes) About the same 22% (32 votes) Fewer 37% (55 votes) I don't know 6% (9 votes) Total votes: 148

Opus to launch new line with three-stop Canada tour

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Magura’s limited edition MT7 Raceline brakes feature special color

500 sets will be available in the U.S. OLNEY, Ill

Brad Hughes opening U.S. office for his consulting company, Matisse

VENTURA, Calif.