Interbike- Has Nothing Changed?

IT’S Back in Vegas?!?! What the…? I was so excited that Interbike is finally leaving Las Vegas. What happened to a time for change? There is a reason it is called INTERbike and not the “Bicycle Retailer Trade Show”: it’s a boys club playing in Sin City and calling it work. Can you say Sausage-fest? Guys drooling over fake tits and components while drinking beer, what more could you ask for? I am pretty sure that the service providing most of the “models” for “the Show” (as they like to refer to this gathering) is called an escort service. I do have to give props to my sisters that braved the testosterone to show their wares at the show. The LUNA CHIX had it going on in there club hou

Woman is our Gender …not Genre

In the bike community, one of our most amazing assets to encourage the integrated bike lifestyle, is our ability to celebrate diversity and support a variety of genre. The bike industry has a way of defining each marketing segment so we know them as: The Roadies, the Mountain Bikers, the Downhillers, the Hipsters, The Urban Riders, Commuters, Baggers, etc. Suddenly, there is a rising awareness of the rapidly growing women’s segment. For at least a decade the bike companies have been capitalizing on our ergonomic differences, educating us on length of top tube and geometry differences to accommodate our position on the bike. Personally, I don’t buy it. I have been on a lot of bikes and f

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