Cycling Sports Group Recalls Cannondale Mountain Bicycles

Recall Summary Name of Product: Cannondale mountain bicycles with OPI stem/steering tube Hazard: The OPI stem/steering tube assemblies can fail, posing a risk of injury from a fall. Remedy: Repair Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycle and take it to the nearest authorized Cannondale dealer for a free repair. Cannondale dealers will fit a locking reinforcement … [Read more...]

Civia Cycles Recalls Hyland Bicycles And Aluminum Civia Fenders

Name of Product: Hyland Bicycles and Aluminum Fenders Hazard: The fender mounting bracket can break or bend, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Remedy: Refund. Consumers should immediately stop riding bicycles with the recalled fenders and contact an authorized Civia Cycles dealer to receive a $60 credit. Consumer Contact: Civia Cycles toll-free at (877) 311-7686 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. … [Read more...]

Felt Bicycles Recalls Cyclocross Bicycles Due to Risk of Injury

Recall Summary Name of Product: Felt Cyclocross Bicycles Hazard: The frame of the bicycle could break, causing the rider to lose control, fall and suffer injuries. Remedy: Replace Consumer Contact: Felt Bicycles toll-free at (866) 433-5887 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at and click on “Notices” for more information. Recall … [Read more...]

Scott and Trek Recall Bicycles For Front Forks

Scott, Trek Recall Bicycles with SR Suntour Front Forks Due to Crash Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of Product: SR Suntour forks on model year 2011 through 2013 Scott and Trek bicycles Hazard: The front fork can break, posing … [Read more...]

Learn To Ride A Bike In One Hour – A New, Better Way To Teach Your Child To Ride

Kids learn best when they can see and feel what they're learning.  Despite that, we often try to teach them with words and concepts with which they're not familiar.  Like telling your child to "keep your balance" when they haven't yet learned what balance is, or how one keeps it. Nevertheless, this is how our parent's taught us, so we just keep doing it until eventually our child figures it … [Read more...]

Ventures into the World’s Top Handmade Bicycle Workshops

New Book THE ELITE BICYCLE Ventures into the World's Top Handmade Bicycle Workshops Boulder, CO, USA - September 24, 2013 - The Elite Bicycle brings together intimate portraits of the world's greatest bicycle artisans, examining the philosophies, the meticulous workmanship, and the eccentric personalities behind cycling's most prestigious brands. The Elite Bicycle will be available in … [Read more...]

SCOTT Acquires Syncros

SUN VALLEY, ID — January 3rd, 2012— SCOTT Sports today announced it will shift gears in the aftermarket bike accessories business and take over the Syncros brand to become a major supplier in the parts and accessories market. Syncros was founded in 1986 by Peter Hamilton and Pippin Osborne as a small, high-end components company on Vancouver’s North Shore. After a few changes in ownership, … [Read more...]

Bicycles Recalled by Trek Due to Fall Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of product: Trek 2012 FX and District … [Read more...]

SCOTT New Windham World Cup Title Sponsor

Sun Valley, ID, June 6th, 2011 — SCOTT Sports announced today that they would become the Title Sponsor of the 2011 Windham UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Downhill event. Windham is the seventh stop on the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup tour and takes place July 7-10th 2011 featuring both Downhill and Cross-Country disciplines. “The US is the birthplace of Mountain Biking, and having a … [Read more...]

Can One Bike Do it All?

Written by: VeloGuy ( LIEBO Bicycles Inc. – The Kitchunsync That was the question presented to me when I test road the KITCHUNSYNC, from LIEBO Bicycles, Inc. I have seen many bikes that are multifunction, meaning that they can be used for more than one discipline. But they were handicapped with either 26 inch wheels, too long of a wheelbase, chain stays too relaxed … [Read more...]