From Boulder Daily Camera
“(T)he full U.S. 36 bike path is finished and is opening to riders Tuesday…” Read more
The Colorado State Patrol has issued a flyer seeking information on the hit-and-run with a photo of the type of vehicle… Read more
From the Times-Call
The bike business has evolved a lot in the past 40 years — the advent of mountain biking as a mainstream sport in the ’90s, major innovations in gears and brakes, and the dawn of Internet shopping, which altered the retail landscape forever.
But Rick and Jill Emerson’s Longmont bike shop, Bike-N-Hike, has hardly changed at all since it was founded in 1973 by Dave Swenson. Even after a move in 2007 from 11th Avenue to 1136 Main St., decades-old carpet, cheap flourescent lighting and handwritten signs remained.
The revamping of Longmont’s historic downtown had really begun to ramp up when Bicycle Retailer and Industry News put out a call for bike shops in need of a facelift. And so, the Emersons applied…
As part of the ongoing Health series in the Daily Camera, writer Aimee Heckel checks out various workouts along the front range. However, when she stopped at RallySport to review the renown “Sufferfest” indoor cycling session, she found the classes were not for “regular folks like me.” Read more
I’ve had three major realizations over my very short time as a “bike racer”.
I’m not very motivated by “winning”. I like to race for fun (this came as no surprise).
There aren’t enough women out there who race (for fun or otherwise).
When I find such a women, I immediately try and befriend her simply because we have at least one thing in common: we get joy out of riding our bikes fast(ish) around others. Read more
On Sunday, the Colorado high school mountain bike racing season was in full swing. The race was in Granby at the Snow Mountain Ranch and the course was speckled with aspen leaves of awesome vibrant colors. And just like the first race at the Chalk Creek Challenge, the kids continue to prove that they are in it to finish it. Read more
This is a classic canyon ride from Boulder. The climb itself is not all that difficult BUT there are 16 miles of climbing and the last mile is steep. Start from North Broadway and head north on highway 36. Ride about 5 miles north and make a left on Lefthand Canyon. Read more