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Arleigh Jenkins has over 15 years of bicycle industry experience from bike shop rat, to operations manager and GM. She was motivated to create Bike Shop Girl to empower women and families in bicycling.

2014 Breck Epic
AdventuresColorado CyclingCyclingCycling TipsEvent CoverageRaceWomen's Cycling

Daily race reports of the 2014 Breck Epic from Amy Thomas of the Yeti Beti MTB Team. Day 2 of Breck Epic defines the perfect pairing of ebb and flow. It’s the Colorado Trail stage and that name says it all. If you only have ONE trail to ever ride in Colorado,  ride

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2014 Breck Epic
AdventuresColorado CyclingCycling TipsEvent CoverageRace

Daily race reports of the 2014 Breck Epic from Amy Thomas of the Yeti Beti MTB Team. After what seemed like an eternity of waiting for Breck Epic to start, it finally happened. With a record attendance of over 400 racers, the start was definitely a little nerve wracking. One of the cardinal

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Social Media for Bike Shops
Better Bike IndustryBlog

As you are probably aware, I am an active user and abuser of social media channels. By priority and preference I use Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest to converse with fellow bike nerds and promote this website. I have been doing my best to Like, Follow and curate all local bike

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COUNCILMAN HERNDON'S FAMILY BIKE PARADE
Colorado Cycling

Saturday (tomorrow), August 9th at 11am on the Green in Stapleton. Celebration at the Smiley Campus until 1pm.

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Amy Thomas Breck Epic
BlogFeaturedMotivationRaceWomen's Cycling

Follow along and cheer for Amy during this 6 day, high alpine, mountain bike stage race.

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#likeagirl
Better Bike IndustryCyclingMotivationWomen's Cycling

Many years ago I started this BikeShopGirl.com to empower women in cycling. Empower women to ride bikes, fix bikes and maybe even work in this glorious bike industry. Not to change how we ride, fix or work. I’m happy to see the work of Always, Shelly Sandberg and others taking

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Banjo Brothers Tiny Bike Shop Concert Series
Better Bike IndustryCyclingEvent Coverage

There a notion, that may seem a bit crazy, that a a company or brand may do something solely to spread the love they have for their passions. A great example of this kind of notion is the Banjo Brothers Tiny Bike Shop Concert Series. What does this have to

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Motivational Monday Sue Rawley
CyclingMotivationMotivational MondayWomen's Cycling

Motivational Monday, to keep you motivated and striving to be on a bike during a hard week.

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beti bike bash finish line
BlogFeaturedRace ReportsWomen's Cycling

If you are a cyclist of any kind (road, cross, hybrid, etc.) an want to see or experience an amazing event, come to the Beti Bike Bash next year.

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