Schwalbe is to launch a 'wide range' of 650B tyres at Eurobike this week, including versions of its new all mountain tyre the Hans Dampf.
Thule has let filmmaker Peter Sutherland shoot six documentaries about bike culture. The films, named “The Way I Roll”, take us on a journey from Guatemala to a coast-to-coast experience and include personal stories from pros, bike builders and enthusiasts – shot at close quarters in their home landscape.
Appointed as Global Sales and Marketing Director of the Dahon Group at the beginning of last year, Dahon has now also appointed Eccleston to its Board of Directors. In his role, the seasoned executive will contribute to the development and execution of both annual and long term goals and objectives for the Dahon Group.
New display units will be showcased, including a huge 25 litre Refill Station. Fresh products will include the Nano Grit Hand Cleaner, Carbon Gripper, Workshop Mats and Aprons, plus much more.
Eurobike attendees will be among the very first to view Intense’s most recent venture into carbon fiber, the Spider 29 Comp — the forth in Intense’s line of carbon fiber mountain bike frames. The Spider 29 Comp is aimed at the xc/trail segment and offers all Intense’s signature features, as well as some new surprises.
US sporting goods giant Nike was one of several sponsors sticking by Lance Armstrong on Friday after the US Anti-Doping Agency stripped the cycling legend of his record seven Tour de France titles.
Next week, Fuji will unveil their new Track Elite bike, a carbon fiber board racer that uses something not typically found in the velodrome – a tapered headtube.
Developing these new 'high-performance' saddles involved taking measurements from over a million riders and distilling that down into three new saddle models which, it reckons, will be the perfect saddle.
Shimano are introducing a new race shoe called the R320 which takes over at the top of the range from R315. Developed in conjunction with pro riders including Edvald Boasson-Hagen, it was first used at the Olympics.
Starting in October, new Zipp spoked wheels and discs will be compatible with cassettes of up to 11-speed to work with all modern drivetrains. We will unveil details about our 2013 wheel lineup next week at Eurobike.