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You can now subscribe to an e-bike or ’smart bike’

NEW YORK (BRAIN) — The Dutch e-bike brand VanMoof is launching a subscription program for its bikes, starting at $19 per month. The fee provides subscribers with unlimited exclusive access to their bike as long as they need it. The fee also covers maintenance and a theft recovery service

Latest Interbike podcast looks at BRAIN’s e-commerce survey

BRAIN's Lynette Carpiet joins retailers Tom Henry and Ken Woody Smith on the podcast, available Wednesday. LAGUNA HILLS, Calif

Garmin re-designs Vector pedals, adds Edge 1030 head head unit

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany (BRAIN) — At Eurobike, Garmin will introduce a redesigned Vector power meter pedal and launch a new Edge 1030 GPS head unit for cycling.

Garmin re-designs Vector pedals, adds Edge 1030 head head unit

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany (BRAIN) — At Eurobike, Garmin will introduce a redesigned Vector power meter pedal and launch a new Edge 1030 GPS head unit for cycling. The new Vector 3 pedal eliminates the low-hanging transmitter pod that was required with previous versions, so the Vector is now installed like any other pedal, making it easier to install and transfer to another bike.

Light & Motion Vibe series lights use button-free smart sensors

MARINA, Calif. (BRAIN) — Light & Motion is offering a new series of lights for urban riding that rely on motion and light sensors to automatically turn on and off as needed

Industry design veterans team up on new mountain bike brand

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (BRAIN) — Jay Clark and Herman Neudert are industry design veterans and longtime mountain bike riding buddies who lost touch with each other over the decades. But soon after meeting up again for the first time in years (”Thanks, LinkedIn,” said Clark), the pair decided they had some ideas for a new mountain bike brand that they needed to act upon.

Outside magazine hires Bike Snob NYC’s Eben Weiss and adventurer Brendan Leonard

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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.

Distributions Lyncee named Canadian distributor of Bkool

LEVIS, Quebec (BRAIN) — Distributions Lyncée is the new Canadian distributor of Bkool bike trainers.  Spain-based Bkool offers two main bike trainers: Bkool Smart Go and Bkool Smart Pro.

Frostbike 2017: QBP mixes up annual winter gathering with several new changes

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (BRAIN) — According to QBP founder Steve Flagg, the first winter gathering at QBP’s headquarters, at the time a much more modest facility, took place in 1984 or 1985

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