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October 17, 2018

Serotta Design Studio Sends Portion of Duetti S1 Sales to Homestretch Foundation

The legendary bike builder Ben Serotta first opened a small retail and repair shop as an off-school activity in the late 1960’s. Shorty afterward he traveled to London, England and apprenticed in the craft of building steel bicycle […]
October 11, 2018

Rob Dollar Foundation Advocates for Cyclist Safety

View bikes that benefit the Rob Dollar Foundation Rob Dollar was born March 16, 1981, to John Dollar and Cindy Suttles. As the oldest of four siblings, Rob embodied the phrase “one of a kind” from an early […]
September 19, 2018

The Focus Frame that Launched Lily’s Career

Professional cyclist Lily Williams was talked into her first group ride by colleagues at the bike shop where she worked in the fall of 2016. The following year she won a UCI road race and guest rode for various […]
September 7, 2018

Corratec Brings a Passion for Cycling to US Market

Corratec has had a Passion for Cycling for over 28 years and focuses on this slogan in their pursuit to build the perfect bicycle. As the only brand in the world that makes every single type of bicycle, […]
September 3, 2018

Top 25 American Women – Road Cycling

As the road racing season winds down, Red Truck seeks to highlight the top domestic talent and the rising stars within our sport. Our list of the top 25 American women in road racing is based on 2018 performances, […]
August 13, 2018

The Bikes of Inga Thompson to be Featured at the Colorado Classic

Inga Thompson was a collegiate runner who decided to try cycling after learning that the 1984 Tour de France would include a women’s race. She won the first five competitions that she entered and snagged a spot on […]
August 3, 2018

Cycling and Music Converge at the Colorado Classic

The Colorado Classic is a four-day stage race set to take place in Denver and Vail August 16-19. Sanctioned by Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and designated as a 2.HC race on the men’s side, the Colorado Classic is […]
July 26, 2018

Cycling Crash Yields Resiliency for Taylor Spivey

Taylor Spivey is ranked third among American women competing in the Olympic distance triathlon. She is traveling the world for the International Triathlon Union (ITU) series and training with the Triathlon Squad, a high-performance group coached by Paulo Sousa. Taylor’s […]
July 20, 2018

Check-In Foundation Starts the Conversation on Suicide

Twenty years ago April Paige lost her younger brother Dustin to suicide. He was nineteen years old at the time and the sudden loss was a shock to her family. They never uncovered an answer as to why […]
July 11, 2018

Auction of Record Setting RAAM Bikes to Benefit Pablove Foundation

A bike exchange every 15 minutes for 5 days for a total of over 500 bike exchanges. Last month Team Bemer broke the Race Across America (RAAM) 8-person open world record by a mere two minutes, but due […]
July 3, 2018

THE POWER OF BICYCLES

“I used to meet a lot of challenges on the road. Men would be stopping and saying, ‘If you become my lover, I will be dropping you at school and dropping you at home.” – Mary,  Buffalo Bicycle […]
July 3, 2018

BURNOUT DOESN’T HAVE TO BE THE END

I was entering my second year of a collegiate athletic scholarship when I had the identity crisis that many athletes will face in the course of their athletic career: I didn’t want to be an athlete anymore. I […]