Apr 19, 2011
Corps of Engineers to open new trail for recreation
Paynes Creek area trail for off-road bicycles, hikers and joggers
Read more on Anderson Independent-Mail
Image by Steven Vance
In Other Road Bicycles News:
Lawmaker floats new tax on bicycle sales
AUGUSTA, Maine — Everything from junior’s first two-wheeler to the highest-end road bike would cost more under a Republican lawmaker’s plan...
Apr 19, 2011
Samantha Ronson involved in BMX wreck
In weird celebrity-related BMX news, 33-year-old Samantha Ronson, Lindsay Lohan’s on-and-off girlfriend and celebrity DJ, crashed on a BMX bike on Saturday while trying to avoid a car on her ride home in Venice, Calif. Ronson reportedly needed 12 stitches on her face, and tweeted a photo of her face following the accident. Ronson wrote “Let this be a...
Jun 3, 2010
In the world of mountain biking, everyone’s heard of Trek mountain bikes. For over three decades they’ve been making the most innovative and technologically advanced bikes in the world. It makes sense therefore that they are responsible for fostering some of the best talent there is in the world. Not only in the field of mountain biking specifically, but in other fields as well, Trek mountain...
May 26, 2010
Suunto cycling watches, like the Suunto t6d and the Suunto t3d, are performance loaded accessories pertaining to biking and they also serve as awesome multi-sport heart rate monitors when you are not using your bike.
Why use Suunto cycling watches regarding biking? To begin with it really is more costly to purchase both a cycling computer along with a distinct heart rate monitor. Equipped with the Suunto...
May 16, 2010
Picking out good mens mountain bike shoes isn’t an easy task; you’ll need to get a pair that is comfy, durable, with stiff sole that sticks towards the pedals, and a single that will maintain your feet safe. The mens mtb shoes aren’t meant for casual rides; they need to be able to withstand extreme conditions – regardless of whether you ride on muddy roads or go downhill, hitting a single rock...
Apr 21, 2010
The following list is a good little reminder on a few of the things to check before you head out on your mountain bike. Okay, so it’s a bit basic, but having this checklist to hand can’t hurt and will hopefully prompt you to just give the bike a general good going over before you set off. It’s much better to spend 10 minutes checking the basics BEFORE hopping on the saddle than it is...
Apr 20, 2010
If so read on. The park, located in the mountain ranges of Palafour and Tovière, looks really good with everything from some serious downhill tracks for those who know what they are doing as well as some much more simple stuff for beginners. You also have access some great cross-country riding and endurance trails as well as a practice area with some skills obstacles. It’d be great to take my...
Apr 19, 2010
Welcome to BMENews! This is my first post so try and stick with me.
This blog will eventually be (I hope) a great resource for biking news, product reviews, tales of rides that went well and perhaps some that didn’t go quite so well!
My personal aim is to use the blog as motivation for actually getting out on the bike and doing some more interesting rides to give me something to write about.