In Episode 52 of The Gravel Lot Podcast, local badass mom, cyclist, and year-round bike commuter Katie Macarelli talks about being a theatre major, the ever-changing landscape in the bike industry, and equality of opportunity. Check it out!
When you picture someone who says they like to use their bike as transportation, you might have a vision of someone pedaling a Dutch Bike with loaves of bread, flowers and happy children spilling out of the cargo-portion. Or perhaps you picture a trendy hipster-esque person on their fixie, wearing the perfect scarf and jeggings. I am far from both of those things (though I DO have a penchant for scarves and have a “go-to” pair of jeggings I found at Goodwill 2 years ago). Read more
An often-cited bike commuter Katie Macarelli of Feedback Sports is inspiring commuters on a whole new (worldwide) level… Check out the Bicycling Magazine article on the “Most Badass Winter Bike Commuters” More bike commuting articles featuring Katie: Women’s Wednesday: Where the Sidewalk Ends – Bike Commuting with Katie Macarelli Friday Fun: Katie Macarelli isRead More
GOLDEN, Colo. (BRAIN) — Feedback Sports is returning to Mol, Belgium, for the 2017 UCI Masters CX World Championships Dec. 1-2.
After testing the waters last year, Feedback co-founders, Doug and Lisa Hudson are heading back to race again. This time they are bringing two additional employees: Katie Macarelli (marketing manager) and Will Allen (product engineering) to race as well. They will also be providing the official warm-up tent on the beach of Zilvermeer for all riders to use. Read more
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The Magic of Bike Commuting: Why We #RideMoreDriveLess
Seems there’s some controversy over the 4 speed bumps at the bottom of Lookout. I had a chance to check them out. I love them. They will reduce the speed in a dangerous section that has historically been rage-filled. I shouldn’t be riding 40 mph through this residential area any more than a motorist. Read more
Hot off the presses from USA Cycling, here are your U.S. Worlds selections. Tune in to upcoming Crosshairs Radio for the analysis 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