Beeline founder Pete Buhl and retailer Ian Christie featured in latest Channel Mastery podcast


Amelia Kegel joins NBDA board

LAFAYETTE, Colo. (BRAIN) —  The National Bicycle Dealers Association has announced that Amelia Kegel, marketing manager for the Milwaukee retailer Wheel & Sprocket, has joined the NBDA’s Board of Directors.

Olympic triathlon winner Gwen Jorgensen to speak at Friday’s Wisconsin Bike Fed Saris Gala

MADISON, Wis. (BRAIN) — Team USA gold medal triathlete Gwen Jorgensen will speak at Friday night’s 13th annual Saris Gala to benefit the Wisconsin Bicycle Federation here.

PeopleForBikes launches The Big Jump program, aimed at increasing bike riding in 10 US cities

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) —?PeopleForBikes has announced a program designed to significantly increase cycling in areas of 10 American cities over the next three years. The Big Jump program is now accepted applications from cities to participate in the program, whose goal is ?”a doubling or tripling of people on bikes accompanied by reductions in crashes—in a focused neighborhood or area of each city.” PeopleForBikes’ Kyle Wagenschutz, said, “The Big Jump is based on the idea that many communities have established a solid foundation of safe places to bike and can quickly and simply increase local biking by connecting them.

Electra co-founder back in the bike business

LA JOLLA, Calif.

Raleigh sponsors NBDA’s ‘America’s Best Bike Shops’ program

KENT, Wash.

Opus to launch new line with three-stop Canada tour


Momentum magazine launches online store

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (BRAIN) — Momentum magazine has launched an online store to sell city cycling essentials such as bags, baskets, lights, helmets and casual clothing to everyday riders. “The store is a continuation of what we do in our print magazine and online,” said Mia Kohout, CEO and editor-in-chief of Momentum .

Zwift appoints Steve Beckett as vice president of marketing

LONDON (BRAIN) — Zwift has appointed Steve Beckett as VP of marketing and customer acquisition.

Pure Fix names Kozich international sales manager

BURBANK, Calif. (BRAIN) — Fixie brand Pure Fix Cycles has appointed industry veteran Rob Kozich international sales manager.