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2014-05-23 08:22:44

OSLO, Norway, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The most beautiful coastline in the world will once again be the spectacular backdrop for the world's cycling elite when they meet in Norway to compete in the northernmost bike race in the world; The Arctic Race of Norway. North Cape sets the stage for intense action Last year, the Arctic Race of Norway became the first professional cycling race held inside the Arctic Circle. This year it will take it a step further,...

2014-05-21 16:21:07

LANSING, Mich., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tour de Troit was presented with the prestigious Community Support for Bicycling Award by the League of Michigan Bicyclists (LMB) today in Lansing during 2014 Lucinda Means Bicycle Advocacy Day. "We are so thrilled to be recognized by this statewide organization for our localized advocacy efforts," said Kelli Kavanaugh, Co-Director, Tour de Troit. "It's really important for us to be 'more than a bike ride' by helping to grow cycling in...

2014-05-20 23:15:52

Richmond's Fourth Annual Ride of Silence will take place on May 21, 2014 to honor bicyclists who have been seriously hurt or killed in car collisions and to promote safer streets. (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Community members, city officials and cyclists from across the Bay Area will join a worldwide movement this Wednesday with the fourth annual Richmond Ride of Silence. Last year, there were over 300 locations in all 50 US states and 18 countries including Antarctica, Argentina, Australia,...

2014-05-14 23:15:39

Electric Bike Conversion Kit Systems Now Available from one of USA’s Leading IBD Distributors Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Electric Bike Technologies USA, a manufacturer specializing in affordable high-quality electric bicycle conversion kits, announced that their E-BikeKit™ and E-TrikeKit™ systems are now available via J&B Importers. With J&B’s extensive network of authorized dealers, the conversion kit products will now be readily available throughout the...

2014-05-14 12:21:53

MyAssetTag.com Donates 43 Signs to Bike to Work Participants NEW YORK, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MyAssetTag.com supports Transportation Alternatives' Bike Home from Work Party for a second time by donating signs to identify vendors and sponsors at the event. The Bike Home from Work Party starts at 6:30pm on May 16 under the Manhattan Bridge Archway in DUMBO. The party caps off a week-long challenge where companies compete to see whose employees have logged the most bike-to-work...

2014-05-12 23:03:55

"Benefits of Cycling Workout for Runners Everyday", a new report on the website Vkool.com uncovers some benefits of riding a bicycle on health. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 "Benefits of Cycling Workout For Runners Everyday", a new report created by Chien Phan on the site Vkool.com shows some of the positive effects of cycling on health. At the beginning of this report, people will discover some reasons to start bike riding such as: Cycling helps burn calories...

2014-05-12 08:22:17

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employee benefits provider, Edenred has found that only the minority of cyclists who own a bike actually cycle to work despite the fact that around 2.25 million UK employees are regular cyclists. The company has also found that by closing the "UK Bike Commuting Gap" employers have the potential to save sick days. Edenred has found that by encouraging just one third of those who don't cycle to work to either commute fully or partially to work, employers...

2014-05-07 23:01:36

REV’D® non-GMO maca superfood bars are now available at Epicenter Cycling in Aptos and Santa Cruz California to help you. If you haven't yet heard of maca superfood, it's time you do. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Rev’d Provision Co. announced today that REV’D® maca superfood bars are now sold at Epicenter Cycling. With locations in both Aptos and Santa Cruz, Epicenter Cycling is one of the premier road and mountain bike cycling retailers in California....

2014-05-07 16:28:37

Strava Metro Provides Detailed Insight into Local Cycling Activity SAN FRANCISCO, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strava, the online network connecting the global community of athletes, has announced Strava Metro, a new service that allows insight and analysis of bicycling routes and commute patterns around the world. The service empowers advocacy organizations and government agencies to understand cycling activity in local communities and make better-informed decisions when planning,...

2014-05-07 12:26:08

MyAssetTag.com, RIOC, and Bike New York Partner to Promote Biking on the Island NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 17, bike season shifts into high gear as locals dust off their bikes for Bike New York's Spring Kickoff Party on Roosevelt Island. The sponsors include MyAssetTag.com, Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC), and Bike New York. The event takes place from 11am-4pm on the island's Capobianco Field. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77664...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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