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League of American Bicyclists recognizes Bicycle Friendly Businesses in all 50 states

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BRAIN) — In celebration of National Bike to Work Week, the League of American Bicyclists welcomes 34 new and renewingBicycle Friendly Businesses.

League of American Bicyclists recognizes Bicycle Friendly Businesses in all 50 states

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BRAIN) — In celebration of National Bike to Work Week, the League of American Bicyclists welcomes 34 new and renewingBicycle Friendly Businesses. They join 1,343 businesses in all 50 states and the District of Columbia that have earned BFB status.

Cycling participation edges higher in 2016, NSGA reports

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill. (BRAIN) — Cycling participation ticked up a mild 0.5 percent to 36.2 million riders in 2016, according to new figures from the National Sporting Goods Association.

Cycling participation edges higher in 2016, NSGA reports

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill. (BRAIN) — Cycling participation ticked up a mild 0.5 percent to 36.2 million riders in 2016, according to new figures from the National Sporting Goods Association. The NSGA defines participants as those who have ridden a bike six or more days per year, and tracks this for Americans ages 7 and up

DRAFT in Monterey: Speakers pitch ideas for getting more people on bikes

MONTEREY, Calif. (BRAIN) — It’s called DRAFT, and PeopleForBikes had the idea for it about two years ago.

Velocomp releases PowerHouse mobile training app, developed with coach Hunter Allen

JUPITER, Fla.

Velocomp releases PowerHouse mobile training app, developed with coach Hunter Allen

JUPITER, Fla. (BRAIN) — Velocomp LLC, the maker of the PowerPod BLE power meter, has released a mobile training app developed with well-known coach and author Hunter Allen. The free app is available from the Apple App store and works exclusively with PowerPod BLE power meters; it is compatible with any iPhone 5 or newer model.

Polar announces new M460 bike computer with advanced power meter compatibility and Smart Coaching

KEMPELE, Finland (BRAIN) — Polar’s newest GPS bike computer features advanced power meter compatibilty and power metrics, as well as smart coaching and Strava Live Segments. The M460 features an black, fiber-like surface texture with improved button grip.  “Polar’s experience working with professional athletes and coaches helps us develop the necessary technology to make Polar M460 a reliable tool for athletes during various stages of their training sessions,” said Marco Suvilaakso, chief strategy officer of Polar.

Flaér, maker of automatic chain luber, to be distributed by Todson in US

FOXBOROUGH, Mass.

Colorado shop featured in BRAIN’s Retail Remodel Project to close

LONGMONT, Colo.