Bike Motors Have Been Used To Cheat In Cycling Since 1998

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ENGINEER WHO DESIGNED SECRET BIKE MOTORS THINKS THEY HAVE BEEN USED TO CHEAT IN PRO CYCLING SINCE 1998 Three-Time Tour de France Winner Greg LeMond Says He Can’t Trust Cycling Victories The Hungarian designer of a secret bike motor tells Bill Whitaker he thinks the motors have been used to cheat in pro cycling as far back as 1998. Istvan Varjas speaks to Whitaker for a 60 MINUTES … [Read more...]

Fox Factory Recalls Mountain Bike Shock Absorbers

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Recall Summary Name of Product: Mountain bike rear shock absorbers Hazard: The bicycle’s rear shock absorber outer sleeve can rupture, allowing the sleeve to come in contact with other bicycle parts or the rider, posing a fall and injury hazard. Remedy: Repair Consumers should immediately stop using bicycles with the recalled rear shock absorbers and return them to the place of … [Read more...]

Bigla Pro Cycling Team Bikes Stolen In Italy

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The Bigla Pro Cycling Team received unfortunate news today when it learned that some of its Cervélo road and time trial bicycles and wheels were stolen in Milano, Italy, in transit during the Giro Rosa. The bicycles were due to be used in the Giro Rosa time trial tomorrow and are Cervélo P3's with a black and white painted job. The Cervelo S3’s that were stolen have a custom blue and … [Read more...]

Bicyclists Unite In Nation’s Capital At National Bike Summit

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Hundreds bring the momentum for a bicycle-friendly America to Congress Washington, D.C. - March 10, 2015 - The National Bike Summit begins today in Washington, D.C., bringing together hundreds of passionate bicycling leaders from communities across the country. Hosted by the League of American Bicyclists, the Summit, running from today through March 12, is now in its 15th year. With another … [Read more...]

Felt Bicycles Recalls Cyclocross Bicycles Due to Risk of Injury

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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 www.feltracing.com and click on “Notices” for more information. Recall … [Read more...]

Product Review: KUAT NV Bicycle Rack

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I am blown away. Blown away at the look, ease, strength, security, and most recently the customer service of Kuat, the company that manufactures the NV bike rack. The Kuat (koo-at) NV bike rack is packed with some of the greatest features that I didn't know I needed in a bike rack until I recently started using this hitch mounted bike rack. Aside from the WOW factor of a bike rack that happens … [Read more...]

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Pack Fodder by: VeloGuy There are times when words don’t need to be said. When the spoken alphabet adds nothing to the world. I didn’t need to ask the bloke sitting much too close at the bar last night, the names of his girlfriends/children, as they were right there, tattooed on his neck. I don’t need to ask a teenager what shop they got their sweater in, as it is right there, written all … [Read more...]

Product Review: Seasucker Bike Rack Review

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We know what you are saying to yourself! How can some suction cups hold a bunch of bikes firmly on the roof of my car at 85mph (not that any of us go over the posted speed limit right)? Lucky for you, Bicycle.net is here to explain with a Seasucker bike rack review. First off the Seasucker bike racks do NOT use suction cups. They use Vacuum cups, which are a very different animal. They use a … [Read more...]

Dog Guards Owners Bike

As I am getting a puppy on June 9th, I felt that this has to be one of the first things I teach Jackson to do. … [Read more...]

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Bike Brake Levers Due to Crash Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 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: Bicycle Brake Levers Units: About … [Read more...]