• Local Bike Shops Address Associations with Outdoor Retailers and Gun Sales

    Submitted by 303cycling on March 5th, 2018

    The Longmont Times Call reports that Boulder Cycle Sport has broken ties with Vista Outdoor, makers of Bell, Giro, Blackburn and Camelbak, due to the parent company’s association with the NRA and the semi-automatic assault rifles it sells.
    BCS co-owner Taro Smith “was disturbed by advertisements for semi-automatic rifles and ammo ‘designed to blow through bone and thick hide while also creating massive wounds,’” according to the Times-Call article. Read more