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Guilty verdict in Kalamazoo’s deadly crash gratifies local cyclists

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (BRAIN) — Bike riders do things a bit differently now in this city of 75,000, where a driver plowed his truck into a group road ride nearly two years ago, killing five cyclists and injuring four others.

E-bike bill in Washington state heads to governor for signing

OLYMPIA, Wash. (BRAIN) — The Washington state Legislature passed a three-class e-bike bill (SB 6434) last night with an 86-12 vote (House), following a 44-2 vote out of the Senate. It defines Class 1, 2 and 3 e-bikes as bicycles with many of the same rights to the road, in particular bike path access for Class 1 and 2 e-bikes

Illinois becomes sixth state to adopt e-bike law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (BRAIN) — Illinois has become the latest state to sign a new e-bike bill into law that designates a three-class system for electric bikes. The bill, SB 396 , was first filed back in January, and finally passed both Illinois chambers and signed into law by Gov.

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.

Marin adds Nikki Tufte and Michael Larson to Midwest sales team

NOVATO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Marin Mountain Bikes Inc.

Colorado passes e-bike bill, becomes fourth state with legislation on the books

DENVER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Colorado Gov.

CABDA show preps for third run in St. Charles

ST. CHARLES, Ill. (BRAIN) — The Chicagoland Area Bicycle Dealers Association show is growing in size to fit companies interested in exhibiting at the February show, which is set to return to the Pheasant Run Resort in St

CABDA draws in dealers in year two

ST. CHARLES, Ill. (BRAIN) — The Chicagoland Area Bicycle Dealers Association trade show gained even more traction in its second year, and the dealer group’s board is already planning a bigger show next year

CABDA draws in dealers in year two

ST. CHARLES, Ill. (BRAIN) — The Chicagoland Area Bicycle Dealers Association trade show gained even more traction in its second year, and the dealer group’s board is already planning a bigger show next year.

Detroit Bikes hires Kiesling as COO

DETROIT?(BRAIN) — Detroit Bikes has hired Chris Kiesling as chief operating officer. Kiesling will focus on strengthening and expanding Detroit Bikes’ manufacturing operations to meet growing customer demand.? In addition to manufacturing its own signature bicycles in 2016, Detroit Bikes will manufacture thousands of bikes for New Belgium Brewery, in concert with other custom manufacturing contracts.?Detroit Bikes also recently entered into an agreement to be a key supply chain partner for a major U.S. bike share provider