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Boogaloo e-MTB race series expands for 2018

IRVINE, Calif. (BRAIN) — The Boogaloo eMTB Race Series presented by Troy Lee Designs and Bosch eBike Systems is expanded for 2018 with more race venues and race categories.  The Series kicks off on May 12-13 at Vail Lake, a high-desert racing and camping resort near Temecula, California

Madison and BMX Freestyle Park added to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

AIGLE, Switzerland (BRAIN) — The International Olympic Committee has agreed to add the Madison and BMX Freestyle Park to the program of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Bosch and Troy Lee Designs sponsor two California e-MTB races

IRVINE, Calif. (BRAIN) — Bosch and Troy Lee Designs are producing a two-race series of electric mountain bike races at two California ski resorts this summer. The BOOGALOO series comprises a July 23 event at Snow Summit and a Sept

Former Little 500 winner launches cycling board game on Kickstarter

GOLDEN, Colo. (BRAIN) — Alex Bishop — a bike shop manager and a member of the team that won the 2007 Little 500 race at Indiana University — is launching a cycling board game called Glory Gears on Kickstarter. “My goal behind this endeavor was to capture the thrill and excitement of this great event in an accurate, fast-paced, strategic game that can be enjoyed by all, cycling fan or not

New BRAIN issue looks at Brexit’s effects, Olympics value, and more

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. (BRAIN) — The Brexit vote in the United Kingdom could make life difficult for U.S. bike industry suppliers who sell into the UK. Companies like Park Tool say the devaluing of the British pound makes their products more expensive there

New Colorado event aims to be ‘largest MTB event in North America’

EAGLE, Colo.?(BRAIN) — This month’s?Outlier Offroad Festival, to be held in Vail, Colo., will feature a consumer demo, enduro and cross-country racing, kids’ activities, a nearby farmer’s market, art fair, and distilled spirits festival, and events aimed at the cycling media. The event is Friday, Sept. 25 through Sunday, Sept

New Colorado event aims to be ‘largest MTB event in North America’

EAGLE, Colo.?(BRAIN) — This month’s?Outlier Offroad Festival, to be held in Vail, Colo., will feature a consumer demo, enduro and cross-country racing, kids’ activities, a nearby farmer’s market, art fair, and distilled spirits festival, and events aimed at the cycling media. The event is Friday, Sept.

The CLUG wall-mount bike clip has award-winning packaging

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (BRAIN) — The CLUG wall-mounted bike storage clip won a Dieline packaging design award , recently presented in Chicago. The CLUG was second in the Sports and Games Products category, behind the Sling Slang yo-yo and Karl Lagerfield’s Barbie. CLUG’s CEO said the award was “a huge win for Vancouver,” especially as the new company began shipping the product only a few months ago

Fred Clements: Innovate, adapt and prepare to ‘fail forward’

A blog by the NBDA's executive director. Editor’s note: Fred Clements is the executive director of the National Bicycle Dealers Association. Clements’ previous blog posts can be read on bikedealerblog.wordpress.com

Strider supports Special Olympics USA Games

Balance bike brand will introduce new models at the June event. RAPID CITY, S.D.