Bike share association expresses ‘frustration’ over White House dock removal and Trump budget

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — The North American Bikeshare Association said it is frustrated by a decision to remove a Capital Bikeshare station from the White House grounds last week.

Leslie Bohm Education Center campaign gains ground

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Community Cycles of Boulder, Colorado, America’s third-largest community bicycle organization, is raising funds to purchase a new $1.5 million building. A thousand square feet of the new space will be dedicated to the Leslie Bohm Education Center, a world-class facility to teach Boulder bikers about all aspects of bikes and cycling

Ken Meidell named CEO of Dakine

HOOD RIVER, Ore. (BRAIN) —?Altamont Capital Partners has announced the appointment of Ken Meidell to CEO at Dakine.

Private equity firm invests in Rotor

MADRID (BRAIN) — Rotor Bike Components has entered a new partnership with the Spanish private equity firm ProA Capital . The company said the agreement with ProA will “consolidate investment and provide growth capital for ROTOR’s ambitious business plan

Bicycle Carousel

Just when you thought you’ve seen it all, this pops into your inbox. It is from the lovely blog Bisikleta iha Dili, run by J.P.. A bicycle carousel for children. Fantastic. Especially as I’m in the midst of editing a book featuring 725 of my photos of cargo bikes entitled Cargo Bike Nation.

Dili is the capital of East Timor – or Timor Leste – the former Portuguese colony nestled between Australia and Indonesia. J.P. is running a cool little blog showing the bicycle’s role in daily life.

Copenhagenize the planet. And have a lovely day.

Blue’s new owners bring Harad onboard

NORCROSS, GA (BRAIN) — Steven Harad is crafting a business plan to bring Blue Competition Cycles back to profitability as its new chief executive officer. Lake Rudd Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in Rhode Island, announced that it acquired the Georgia-based company earlier this week and now have appointed Harad to head it up