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PeopleForBikes board approves Community Grants

MADISON, Wis. (BRAIN) —The PeopleForBikes Coalition board of directors held their biannual here this week, where it approved eight new Community Grants for bike projects.  The board also welcomed a new member, Chad Price of Specialized

Former retailer launches second children’s book on Kickstarter

TETON VALLEY, Idaho (BRAIN) — The founders of Fitzgerald’s Bicycles, Scott and Jannine Fitzgerald, launched a second Kickstarter campaign to expand on their book “B is For Bicycles” and podcast series, which encourages kids to ride their bike. The Fitzgeralds, former owners of Fitzgerald’s Bicycles, are launching their second illustrated, hardcover children’s book, “Buddy Pegs Taking the Lead.” It features the loveable animal characters from the Fitzgerald’s first illustrated children’s book.

Giant supports Project Bike Tech

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Giant Bicycles has become a premier partner of Project Bike Tech, a project that uses bicycle education as a conduit to teach core academics, enhance lives, create career opportunities and inspire new generations to be passionate about bikes.

Giant supports Project Bike Tech

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Giant Bicycles has become a premier partner of Project Bike Tech, a project that uses bicycle education as a conduit to teach core academics, enhance lives, create career opportunities and inspire new generations to be passionate about bikes.

#morekidsonbikes: New youth cycling group works with university to ‘map’ existing youth programs

BERKELEY, Calif. (BRAIN) — The Youth Cycling Alliance, which was formed last year following a meeting at Interbike, is working with UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business to map and assess existing youth cycling programs around the country

Mountain bike champion Marla Streb opens bike shop and cafe

BALTIMORE, Md. (BRAIN) — After working on the project for more than two years, renowned mountain bike champion Marla Streb has opened HandleBar Cafe and Bike Shop with her husband, Mark Fitzgerald

Industry veteran Blair Clark to lead Canyon US; German brand sets up California office

Canyon staffs up as it preps for U.S. entry KOBLENZ, Germany (BRAIN) — Canyon Bicycles GmbH has made several key hires in the U.S. as it prepares to begin selling direct to consumers in late summer

Trek releases new Domane SLR with Pro Endurance geometry, and unveils Degenkolb’s custom painted bike

WATERLOO, Wis. (BRAIN) — Trek Bicycle has unveiled a custom paint scheme that highlights the personality and talents of Trek-Segafredo star, John Degenkolb. The company has also announced a new model, the Domane SLR Race Shop Limited Disc, which features the company’s Pro Endurance geometry, which has a longer, lower position than Trek’s Endurance geometry.  Degenkolb will race his custom Domane SLR throughout the Spring Classics, the German’s specialty

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

LONGMONT, Colo. (BRAIN) — Bike-n-Hike, a Trek dealer in this Front Range city, will close its doors after 44 years in business. Current owners Rick and Jill Emerson bought the shop in 2007 from its second owner, Dave Swenson.

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

LONGMONT, Colo.