(Salt Lake City, UT) – POC, a leading manufacturer of skiing and cycling helmets, apparel and accessories, has appointed longtime marketing team member and former All-American collegiate ski racer Willie Ford as its managing … READ MORE →
(Miami, Florida) – CarbonPro Sports is excited to announce an exclusive partnership with Live to Play Sports, bringing the full lineup of CarbonPro Sports products to consumers in Canada. In a cycling market saturated … READ MORE →
(Rembate, Italy) – Gerard Vroomen of Cervelo fame has partnered with current 3T Components president and CEO, Rene Wiertz, to buy the company for an undisclosed amount. Vroomen, who co-founded Cervelo with Phil White … READ MORE →
(Toronto), ON – CUBE bikes, available in 60 countries worldwide, has chosen Canada to lead off its North American debut. A growing list of select Independent Bike Dealers (IBDs) have already 2015 moved models … READ MORE →
(Burnaby, BC) – Race Face Performance Products Ltd and Easton Cycling President, Chris Tutton, announces the sale of both cycling brands to Fox Factory Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: FOXF) (“FOX”).
“FOX is the perfect fit for … READ MORE →
(Montreal, QC) – Kinex Cycling Shoes is a new Canadian company based in Montreal that claims to increase foot-to-pedal power transfer from 5-25% by stabilizing and employing three anatomical structures: Forefoot-Sole-Heel to create a … READ MORE →
(Montreal, QC) – Effective Oct. 1, DK Bicycle Co. has announced a new partnership with Jagger Sports Co. for the Canadian market creating DK Canada as its new BMX distributor. DK Bicycles has a … READ MORE →
(Port Coquitlam, BC) – SRAM is set to grow in the Canadian market this fall, as Live to Play Sports expands the brand’s offering with Zipp wheels and components.
Available mid-October, LTP Sports’ specialty bicycle … READ MORE →
(Friedrichshafen, Germany) – Pedal was on site at Europe’s biggest cycling trade show, Eurobike 2014, that ran from Aug. 27-30 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, launching next season’s hot new rides and products. We got the … READ MORE →
(Friedrichshafen, Germany) – Pedal was on site at the recent Eurobike 2014 that ran from Aug. 27-30 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, launching next season’s hot new rides and products. We caught up with Simone Barbazza from … READ MORE →
(Friedrichshafen, Germany) – Pedal was on site at the recent Eurobike 2014 that ran from Aug. 27-30 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, launching next season’s hot new rides and products. We caught up with Rudy Balmes … READ MORE →
(Lévis, QC, and Burnaby, BC) – Lambert, the leading pan-Canadian distributor of products for the bicycle and running industries, announced today that it is extending its apparel portfolio with the addition of Club Ride.
“The … READ MORE →
– Accell North America (ANA) and Outdoor Gear Canada (OGC) have signed a multi-year distribution agreement making OGC the exclusive distributor of Redline BMX bicycles in Canada.
“Redline is one of the greatest names in … READ MORE →
– For the first time in Canada, KTM bicycles are now available! Since 1964 KTM has produced and sold almost 3,000,000 bicycles. Founded by Hans Trunkenpolz and Ernst Kronreif in Mattighofen, Austria, the company … READ MORE →
(Montreal, QC) – Outdoor Gear Canada (OGC) will launch a new BMX-specific division focusing on the industry’s premium brands including WeThePeople, Éclat, Fiend, Federal, Fuse, Merritt, Radio, Salt et Salt Plus. Jeremy Deme, former … READ MORE →
(Vancouver, BC) – Solestar Canada is excited to announce the introduction of the Solestar Kontrol cycling insole to the Canadian market. The product features a durable black fibre core that supports the foot in the ideal neutral … READ MORE →
(Bracebridge ON) – Point-of-View (POV) camera pioneer CONTOUR, has announced Mica Sport Canada as the exclusive Canadian Distributor. Utilizing a combination of specialty domestic retailers and internationally recognized foreign agencies, CONTOUR has formulated an all-encompassing … READ MORE →
(Burnaby, BC) – SUGOI Performance Apparel, a brand of Dorel Industries (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), today announced the acquisition of mountain bike and lifestyle apparel brand Sombrio. Founded in 1998, Sombrio is the purveyor of … READ MORE →
(Waterloo, WI/Vista, CA) – Trek Bicycle has acquired the Electra Bicycle Company in a move that joins the bicycle industry’s leading performance brand with the most popular name in lifestyle cycling. Joining the Trek … READ MORE →
– This year, as a result of many factors including Interbike timing and convention space availability in Montreal on suitable dates, my colleagues and I on the BTAC board of directors have decided to … READ MORE →
(Lévis, QC) – Lambert, the leading pan-Canadian distributor of products for the bicycle and running industries, announced today that it is extending its product portfolio with the addition of four brands: Fizik, Selle Royal, … READ MORE →
(North Vancouver, BC) – Sombrio International, a clothing company based in North Vancouver that dates back to the late 1990s, faces an uncertain future as company president and founder, Dave Watson, recently announced their … READ MORE →
(Victoria, BC, Canada) — Effective immediately, ASTVTE Italia has signed a new partnership with Canadian distributor partOne international to become the exclusive distributor for Canada. partOne is well known for distributing Italian brands: Wilier … READ MORE →
(Munich, Germany) – Messe München GmbH has re-evaluated its activities in the bicycle sector. Klaus Dittrich, Chairman of the Management of Messe München GmbH, explains, “In the future, we will concentrate our involvement in … READ MORE →
September 19, 2013 (Montreal, QC) – Pedal was on-site at the recent ExpoCycle 2013 bicycle trade show in Montreal where we caught up with Michael Forte from Felt for the scoop on their FRD (Felt Racing Development) … READ MORE →