City of Sparks to close river pathway at Cottonwood Park Wednesday through Friday

Sparks, NV – The City of Sparks will close the river pathway to pedestrian and bike traffic at Cottonwood Park off of Spice Island Drive this Wednesday through Friday (September 22-24, 2021). Contractor West Coast Paving will remove and replace the existing deteriorating asphalt along the pathway for the safety of users. Path users will be detoured around the construction area.
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Specialized’s next-generation Turbo e-bikes are basically computers on wheels

Specialized is launching next-generation versions of two of its most popular electric bikes, the Turbo Vado and Turbo Como, as well as a brand new model, the Turbo Tero. And while the bikes themselves look fantastic, the big story is the upgraded technology operating within. That’s because Specialized has improved these e-bikes to the point where they are basically computers on wheels.

A section of the bike/walk trail closed for 10 days in Ottumwa

OTTUMWA, Iowa (KYOU) -Walkers and bikers will need to adjust their routines as a section of the trail system is closed. Starting Tuesday, a section of the trail system from Bokey Drive (underneath the bridge by Ottumwa Water Works) to Gateway Drive will be temporarily closed. Crews will be resurfacing...

Up North Lodge in Gwinn to hold another Bike Night

GWINN, Mich. (WLUC) - The Up North Lodge in Gwinn is holding another Bike Night this weekend. Bikers in the area and others are all welcome to attend with no entry fees. There will be live music, bucket raffles, and a 50/50 raffle. For the 5th straight year, it will...

Tenways’ e-bike debut blends value with style

In the age of electric mobility, the trusty bicycle has played a surprisingly low-key role; scooters seem to grab all the headlines (and app rental dollars). Instead, the e-bike has become the preserve of those that can afford one. A decent conventional bike already costs a bit, so adding a motor understandably only adds to that cost. Enter Tenways, a new player in the e-bike world that’s trying to buck that trend. Its debut model, the CGO 600, is currently available on Indiegogo for around $1,400 and despite its relative affordability, it doesn’t scrimp on features.

City leaders discuss bike trail shuttle service

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The new bike trails may help pave the way for some new business. St. Joseph city council met Monday evening to discuss putting together a framework for a bike trails shuttle service to set up shop. It’s a frequent business and amenity that cities with bike trails...

Is the U.S. becoming more bike friendly?

In many cities, the pandemic has reinforced a trend: They're building out the infrastructure needed to make cycling safe. If you’ve noticed more people biking in town over the last year or two, it’s not just in your head. Biking has exploded during the pandemic, with millions of Americans mounting bicycles for the first time in years. Is it the start of a long-term trend?

The new Specialized Tero e-bike can tackle all terrains – and help you stay in shape

Specialized has released a new all-purpose electric bike for commuting, weekend trail rides, and even personalized workouts based on a target heart rate. The Specialized Tero is an electric mountain bike with a lightweight aluminum FRAME upright riding position that gives good visibility in traffic, and on trails, placing you right in between the wheels for good control on tricky terrain. You also get 110mm front suspension to smooth the ride, 2.3in Ground Control tires for extra grip on loose surfaces, and SRAM disc brakes for plenty of stopping power.

Officials identified 29-year-old Zachary Allum who died after a bicycle crash in Henderson (Henderson, NV)

Authorities identified 29-year-old Zachary Allum as the bicyclist who lost his life after a two-vehicle collision in Henderson on last Friday. As per the initial information, an Alfa Romeo SUV was going east on West Lake Mead Parkway at Perlite Way at about 9 p.m. The preliminary investigation showed that the driver went into a bicycle lane and struck the cyclist. Authorities do not believe that speed or impairment was involved in the fatal collision.

Novus Opens One E-Bike Preorders With Deliveries Set For Mid-2022

German eclectic motorbike startup Novus unveiled its One e-bike prototype at CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Since then, the Brunswick-based brand has been hard at work, preparing its lightweight commuter for the market. Now, with development and testing in the bag, Novus is opening pre-orders for the Novus One with units expected to ship in mid-2022.

The Bike Shed And Hedon Partner On Two Special-Edition Helmets

Established in 2011, London’s Bike Shed Motorcycle Club (BSMC) has become an integral part of the city’s motorcycling community. Just four years later, in 2015, BSMC opened its East London digs complete with a restaurant, club, covered motorcycle parking, and retail and exhibition space. Now, the Bike Shed is bringing its refined style and inclusive atmosphere to Los Angeles in October, 2021.
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Visitors can take bike tours during Balloon Fiesta

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An electric bike company is offering a unique way to get to and from this year’s Balloon Fiesta. The company, Free to Roam, is offering guided tours. They are available for the mass ascensions as well as for the evening glow events. People will ride along...

Citi Bike Explodes Into Cacophony Of Sparks & Smoke After Being Hit By Subway

The video starts on the Citi Bike, lying there vulnerable on top of the subway's third rail as if it were a fainting couch. A person murmurs, "Oh my, God, oh no no no," in muffled anguish as the camera wobbles left and right, trying to anticipate the chaos to come. The roar of the oncoming subway slowly fills the air with an ominous tremble. The train arrives with the force of inevitability and hits the bike, but only a shrill clang is emitted. For a moment, you might think the worst was averted.

More Explores: Naples Electric Bikes

NAPLES, Fla. — It was a beautiful morning for a bike ride! More Explores cruised downtown Naples with Naples Electric Bikes. They’re a rental e-bike company that will deliver your rental right to your hotel or home in Naples and Bonita Springs. They offer a wide variety of e-bikes to...