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2014-01-08 16:24:57

Event brings athletes, musicians and fans together to kick off the new season LOS ANGELES, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannondale, a premium brand of Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), presented the 2014 team last night at the Canyon Club outside Los Angeles, California. During the night of revelry, that included major music performances and plenty of surprises for those in attendance, the team captains Peter Sagan, Ivan Basso, Elia Viviani, Moreno Moser, Damiano Caruso and...

2013-12-23 23:01:08

Stradalli Cycle joined a host of cycling superstars including Greg LeMond, Tom Danielson and Grant Potter at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Florida for a charity bike ride to raise money for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Stradalli Cycle, the affordable high performance carbon bicycle manufacturer, is pleased to announce that it took part in the Everyone Rides charity bicycle ride in support of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County....

2013-12-17 23:28:05

Project Mobility is holding a unique crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to build custom adaptive bicycles for 12 children with disabilities this season. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 Project Mobility, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is crowdfunding for the Holiday Campaign for Mobility to raise $39,000 to surprise 12 special needs children with adaptive bicycles. Project Mobility is holding a unique crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to build custom adaptive...

2013-12-14 23:02:04

Marine Corps veteran LeMar Best sustained traumatic injuries during his service, but his participation in the annual Face of America bicycle ride from World T.E.A.M. Sports is helping him regain his fitness. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) December 14, 2013 Suffering a traumatic brain injury, multiple body scars, a loss of smell and the loss of his right eye, Marine Corps veteran LeMar Best is regaining his fitness, one stroke at a time, through participating in outdoor sporting events like the...

2013-12-06 14:55:49

ITDP issues first-ever planning guide to shape the next wave of bike-share systems; More than 400 cities have now implemented this innovative transport mode Seven cities can boast of world-class bike-share systems, according to a new publication by the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) that identifies the best practices embraced by these cities. An estimated 400 cities on five continents have implemented bike share, according to ITDP, because it addresses pressing...

Copenhagen Wheel Provides Wireless Pedal Assist Support For Bicycles
2013-12-04 06:49:45

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online MIT-spinoff Superpedestrian unveiled a commercial version of its Copenhagen Wheel on Tuesday, allowing consumers to turn any ordinary bicycle into a hybrid “e-bike.” The $700 rear wheel works in a fashion similar to a Toyota Prius or Chevy Volt, converting and storing energy during pedaling, braking and descending that is later used to boost riders as they accelerate or go uphill. The wheel's onboard electronics detect how...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.