Syncros Partners with IMBA to Support and Reward Mountain Biking Advocacy

Syncros provides discount product coupons to IMBA members and volunteers as rewards for creating, enhancing and preserving mountain bike trails around the world SAN CARLOS, Calif. - Aug. 10, 2009 - Syncros Applied Technologies today announced its partnership with the International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA) to provide IMBA members and volunteers discount coupons for Syncros products as … [Read more...]

South Africans Mob Local Cycling Hero Greg Minnaar

Local Greg Minnaar was mobbed by spectators after winning the downhill race Sunday at the World Mountain Bike Cup. He received a reception normally reserved for South African football, rugby union and cricket stars after pipping Australian Mike Hannah for first place on a forest-lined course near the KwaZulu-Natal city. Competition was fierce with 28 finalists cracking the four-minute … [Read more...]

CANNONDALE HEADED WEST — TO FAR EAST

Cannondale Shifts Manufacturing from Bedford, PA to Taiwan SportsOneSource Media Posted: 4/2/2009 Cycling Sports Group (formerly the Cannondale Sports Group) plans to consolidate all North American product development, marketing and business management functions for the four cycling brands Cannondale, Schwinn, GT and Mongoose to Bethel, CT, said Dorel Industries in a press release this … [Read more...]

USA CYCLING PRO MOUNTAIN BIKE CROSS COUNTRY TOUR PRESENTED BY SHO-AIR UNVEILED

Seven UCI Events Comprise Season-Long Series for Pro Off-Road Cyclists Colorado Springs, Colo. (December 10, 2008)—USA Cycling announced today the creation of a new professional cross country mountain bike series designed to recognize the top off-road racers in America. The USA Cycling Pro Mountain Bike Cross Country Tour presented by Sho-Air (ProXCT) will consist of seven UCI-sanctioned … [Read more...]

New Cycling Speed Record, With Video

130mph? On a bike. Yeah... right. Yes, right! Enough with the news about Floyld Landis for a moment... gravity beats chemistry as Austrian rider Markus Stoeckl used a Chilean ski slope with a 45 degree drop to get up to speed. The 33-year-old broke the world record for downhill series mountain bikes by clocking a speed of 130.7mph (210.4km/h) on the La Parva run in Chile last … [Read more...]