Bicycle summit set for Brainerd area
Brainerd Dispatch – 9/26/13
Bicycle enthusiasts from across the state will gather in the Brainerd area on Monday, and Tuesday to share how they are getting more people on bikes more often in Minnesota. Bicycling improves the health of individuals, communities, the environment and the economy, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said.
Bicycle Film Festival hits London
Cycling News – 9/26/13
The tenth edition of the Bicycle Film Festival’s (BFF) kicks off on October 3 in London. The four-day event which showcases and celebrates a number of the best cycling films takes place at the Barbican until October 6.
Wheel maker brings it all home to Eugene
The Register-Guard – 9/26/13
Rolf Prima Wheel Systems has brought production of the aluminum rims used in its bicycle wheels home to Eugene, after outsourcing rim manufacturing to Asia for more than a decade. The wheel systems have been handmade in Eugene since the company opened its doors a little over a decade ago. But Rolf Prima, like other bicycle manufacturers, had the aluminum rims for the wheels made in China and Taiwan.