• CU Needs Female Cyclists for Study on Shoes and Power Output

    Submitted by Bill Plock on September 13th, 2021

    The Locomotion Lab of the Integrative Physiology Department at CU-Boulder is  conducting a new study to test the effect of road cycling shoes on power output. Our experiments will involve riding a series of 50 meter sprints on an uphill road in Boulder, Colorado.  Read more

    • Buff Classic Changed Bridget’s Life and Pursuing Public Health

      Submitted by Bill Plock on September 17th, 2020

      “My parents were not able to assist me financially in any way when I decided to go to college, so the BBC scholarship has made all the difference in the world. If it wasn’t for the BCC scholarship and other financial aid, I would not be able to afford a college degree,” said Bridget Nelson, a recipient of the Buffalo Bicycle Classic Scholarship. “I’m so grateful that I’ve been given the opportunity to pursue my academic career, because it’s inspired me to push further within academia and attain my masters after I graduate.” Read more

      • CU Students Bring Innovative Bike Lights to Market

        Submitted by Bill Plock on August 13th, 2019

        Alex came up with the idea to invent ShineOn as he was biking down the Boulder bike path. Around 5 PM every day, Alex passed a cyclist with the “brightest bike light imaginable,” nearly blinding him. One day, Alex noticed someone else was blinded by these lights. Alex thought to himself, “There’s gotta be a better way to see and be visible without reducing other people’s ability to see and be visible Read more

        • The Buffalo Bicycle Classic, Why it Matters, and Why Ride It.

          Submitted by Bill Plock on July 18th, 2019

          There are many reasons to choose to try the Buffalo Bicycle Classic on September 8th. For one, with distances of 14, 35, 50, 70, 75, and 100 miles,  Read more

          • Bicycle Recycling Coordinator: University of Colorado

            Submitted by 303cycling on August 22nd, 2018

            The University of Colorado at Boulder, Environmental Center is the nation’s longest-standing, largest, and most accomplished student-led center of its kind. They are looking to hire a Bicycle Recycling Coordinator. This multifaceted position may be your dream job. Read more

            • Buffalo Bike Classic funds CU Scholarships

              Submitted by 303cycling on July 13th, 2018

              Entering its 16th year, the Elevations Credit Union Buffalo Bicycle Classic is a charity cycling event held in Boulder County at the start of each school year to raise funds for Arts & Sciences scholarships. Since its inception, the event has raised distributed almost $3.5million in scholarships to over 400 CU students. The 2018 event will be held on September 9th starting on Colorado Ave., near Folsom Field. Read more

              • Electric assist bikes provide meaningful exercise, cardiovascular benefits

                Submitted by 303cycling on November 21st, 2017

                CU Boulder study shows that using an electrically-powered bicycle on a regular basis can provide riders with an effective workout while improving some aspects of cardiovascular health, especially for riders who previously had been sedentary. Read more

                • Who is Mike Horgan

                  Submitted by Kris Thompson on June 13th, 2011

                  Mike Horgan loved to ride bikes. Road, track, mountain, cyclo-cross, rolling in the hills and flat out on the flats. From Belle Harbor, New York to Boulder, Colorado, Mike became a serious cyclist and pursued it as a career.  Read more