CLIF Kid Unveils Backyard Game of the Year Contest with Olympic Medalist Julie Foudy

EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 23, 2011 – CLIF Kid®, maker of organic snacks for active kids, introduced today the Backyard Game of the Year Contest.  The contest aims to encourage kids ages 6-12 to use their imagination and reconnect with outdoor playtime — right in their backyard. Kids and their parents can enter for a chance

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Felt signs Ryan Trebon

Cyclocross Champ to Debut at Sea Otter Irvine, CA (March 18, 2011) – Felt Bicycles is pleased to announce that it will sponsor cyclocross and mountain bike star Ryan Trebon for the 2011 season. Felt will supply the four-time American National champion for both his cyclocross and mountain bike campaigns beginning with Sea Otter next

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Ride The Divide Film in Oakland, April 13 to Benefit BTCEB

RIDE THE DIVIDE, AWARD-WINNING DOCUMENTARY FILM, COMING TO OAKLAND APRIL 13 Ride The Divide, the award-winning feature-length documentary about the world’s toughest mountain bike race, will drop in on the East Bay when it premieres in Oakland on Wednesday, April 13 at the Grand Lake Theater. The event will be a fundraiser for the Bicycle

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SIXSIXONE Agrees New Protection Deal with The Yeti/Fox Racing Shox Factory Team

SIXSIXONE the worlds leading protection brand has announced it will continue to support the Yeti//Fox Racing Shox Factory Team In a new two year agreement. SixSixOne Brand Manager – Duncan Briggs: We are delighted to be able to continue our support of Team Yeti as the protection partner; Team Yeti has become one of the

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Team Chain Reaction Cycles/Nukeproof Podium at Halo BDS 1

The ChainReactionCycles.com/Nukeproof downhill team took part in their first race of the season over the weekend, at the opening round of the 2011 Halo British Downhill Series in Nant Gwrtheyrn, north Wales. Here’s Team Manager Nigel Page with his report on the weekend’s high-octane race action: The 2011 race season kicked off with a bang

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The First FMBA Judging Clinic in Munich

Munich, March 21st, 2011 – 15 judges from all over the world have just completed the first judging clinic of the Freeride Mountain Bike Association (FMBA) in Munich to become official FMBA judges. The clinics are one further step towards the Association’s goal of establishing reliable and structured judging standards. 15 of the freeride sport’s

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Bikes, Beer and Beef Jerky – A Match Made in Heaven

Jack Link’s Beef Jerky To Sponsor 2011 New Belgium Brewing Urban Assault Ride Minong, Wis. (March #, 2011) — Jack Link’s Beef Jerky, the No. 1 U.S. meat snack brand, will serve as presenting sponsor of the 2011 New Belgium Brewing Urban Assault Ride. As a part of the partnership, the Jack Link’s brand will

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USA Cycling Regional Championship Series Featuring Three USA Cycling State Championships

The Eastern States Cup is a USA Cycling Regional Championship Down Hill Mountain Bike Race Series. The Series is in its second year and welcomes 4 new venues to the multi championship series. Joining Plattekill NY and Mount Snow VT will be Pat’s Peak NH, Attitash NH, Killington VT and Whiteface NY. The venues are

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The FMB World Tour 2011 Announces CamelBak as Their Official Partner

Munich, March 15th, 2011 – CamelBak is now part of the illustrious circle of partners that have taken the step to stand behind the Freeride Mountain Bike (FMB) World Tour. With less than three weeks to go until the FMB World Tour kicks of on April 2nd and 3rd with the Vienna Air King, the

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Sea Otter Classic and Truvativ Partner to Rebuild Downhill Course

Momentum Trail Concepts Retained for Project March 8, 2010 – (Monterey, CA) – Sea Otter Classic and Truvativ are pleased to announce a comprehensive makeover for Sea Otter’s current downhill course. Bike park builders Momentum Trail Concepts will author and implement course renovations with the collaborative project slated for the spring of 2011. Sea Otter

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RaysMTB Milwaukee to host 2011 Odd Couple MTB Video Contest

The Odd Couple video contest started out as an event to bring MTB and BMX riders together in a one-of-a-kind event. This year we changed it to be MTB riders only. It’s an invite only contest, but one that’s awesome to witness first hand. Check the link below for the scoop, and mark this one

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SCOTT11 Ready for 2011

It’s 2011—an important year for Swiss based downhill team SCOTT11, especially given the World Championships are in Champéry, Switzerland this season. SCOTT11 athletes have been working hard through the winter preparing for the upcoming season, and have already completed their first training camp of the year in Massa Marittima, Italy. Nick Beer prioritized his fitness

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Club Ride Teams up with SoCal Endurance Series

Club Ride Apparel Announces Sponsorship of the 2011 SoCal Endurance 12 Hour Race Series Sun Valley, Idaho, January 11, 2011 – Club Ride Apparel announced today it will be a product sponsor in the 2011 SoCal Endurance 12 Hour Race Series in Temecula, CA. The 2011 Race Series is Southern California’s premier endurance mountain biking

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KHS and iXS Team up for 2011

The KHS Factory Team has teamed up with iXS Sports Division for the 2011 season. iXS will be supporting the team with helmets, protectors , team clothing, and casual clothing. The KHS Factory team includes; Logan Binggeli, Blake Carney, Kevin Aiello, Chris Heath, Dale Holmes, and Quinton Spaulding. KHS is powered by iXS, Kenda, Marzocchi,

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Eastern Bikes, Jenson USA Team Up on Bicycle Giveaway

RIVERSIDE, CA SoCal retailer Jenson USA and Eastern Bikes have partnered to donate 20 BMX bicycles, kickstands, and locks to deserving students at Emerson Elementary School in Riverside, California this holiday season. The recipients were selected based on their personal growth and improvement, and include 4th, 5th, and 6th grade boys and girls, as well

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Turning Wheels for Kids Build Report

Tis the season for giving, but can you imagine giving away 2500 bikes? That was Susan Runsvold‘s vision back in 2003 when she came up with the idea to get bikes into the hands of underprivileged children who normally wouldn’t get a Christmas present from Santa, let alone a bike. Back in 2004, Susan and

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Feedback Sports Appoints New Director of Sales & Marketing

Bicycle Accessory Company Strengthens Resources Golden, CO – 12/3/2010 – Feedback Sports(www.feedbacksports.com) announced today that Jeff Nitta has joined the company to further develop the company’s sales and marketing efforts. Jeff comes with a wealth of experience within the sporting goods industry, having spent several years with various companies including Schwinn Cycling & Fitness where

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FW: Leadville Trail 100 Film "Race Across the Sky 2010"Hits Theaters Nationwide November 4

RACE ACROSS THE SKY 2010 HITS THEATERS NATIONWIDE THIS NOVEMBER FEATURING A LIVE PANEL DISCUSSION AND ALL-NEW HEART-STOPPING STORIES Elite Professional and Amateur Cyclists and Runners Brave the 14,000 Feet of Altitude, Extreme Weather and Grueling Terrain in New Documentary NCM Fathom, Citizen Pictures and Life Time Fitness Present Inspiring Tales Captured at the 2010

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Social Bike Business Heading to Uganda

Prescott, Arizona – October 5, 2010 – A small grant has enabled a trip to Uganda and the long-awaited meeting of leaders of two nonprofit bicycle organizations. Since December 2009, Sue Knaup, Executive Director of One Street, a U.S.-based international bicycle advocacy organization, and Denis Rubalema, Director of Ride 4 a Woman (R4W) in Uganda,

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Cameron Zink is FMB World Tour Champion

Cameron Zink is the first FMB World Tour Champion in mountain bike history Munich, October 4th, 2010 – The Red Bull Rampage yesterday near Virgin, Utah was a totally worthy conclusion for the first Freeride Mountain Bike (FMB) World Tour ever. The riders impressed the jury with the most spectacular jumps and tricks known in

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Countdown to Red Bull Rampage Live Webcast

It’s only Tuesday morning…but time to start looking forward to the weekend! The finals of Red Bull Rampage, the premier freeride mountain bike event, will be webcast live on Sunday, October 3rd at 1pm MST (12pm Pacific/ 3pm EST) on www.redbullusa.com/rampage and www.pinkbike.com Launched in 2001 and held annually through 2004, Red Bull Rampage brought

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USA Cycling Announces Proprietary Online Event Registration Program

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sept. 27, 2010) – After the successful development and implementation of an online registration system for its National Championship events, USA Cycling will offer its online event registration system for all USA Cycling sanctioned events in 2011. The system, which is designed to streamline the process and lower the cost of online

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2011 Pro GRT Tenative Schedule, as of 9/27/10

Hello everyone, Attached is a calendar of the 2011 season, including World Cups, Crankworx, US Open, Sea Otter & Pro GRT).  Dates/venues are pretty much locked in unless otherwise noted. I’m still considering a couple of more venues in Oregon, Colorado…maybe elsewhere.  All depends on places that are available & dates.  The GRT will have between

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Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day

Let Your Child Experience the Joy of Riding and Nature in Beautiful Sycamore Canyon Park Sycamore Canyon Park in Riverside, CA has miles of meandering trails for all ages to enjoy.  Jenson USA and IMBA (the International Mountain Bicycling Association) are excited to offer an opportunity for the community to enjoy what the park has

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Team Chain Reaction Cycles.com / Intense – World Championships 2010

The World Championships was the last big race of the season. The big ‘One Day’ race where the best riders from each country around the globe compete in their National jerseys to try and win the coveted World Championship stripes! All our riders qualified for their individual countries teams – which was amazing. The event

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