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Pearl Izumi Driving Retail

Driving Retail Success: Keeping your soft goods areas looking new

Presented by: Bruce Schofield, Retail Services Lead, Pearl iZUMi Summer is the best selling time for most of the country, and the last thing you want to do is change things around. However if don’t keep your store looking new the customers who frequently visit won’t see your inventory, because they think it looks the same as always. Here are a few things you can…

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Bern Allston Helmet

Intro: Bern Allston Helmet

Bern Helmets are a pretty standard helmet line these days that you’ll find urban shops, as well as snowboard shops! This proven helmet brand brought their snowboard molds to the bike market a few years ago and have been selling pretty hot in the shops that stock them well (and in the right commuting/urban market!) The biggest complaint in the original models was the lack…

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Banjo Brothers Metro Backpack

Review: Banjo Brothers Metro Backpack

The bag isn’t so big that you can overload and have too much gear on your back. You can stuff it, carry tons of beer or whatever else you may but it’s right at 1100 cubic inches of space. Not too big, not too small.

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Motivational Monday with Meagen

Motivational Monday with Meagen

What is your name and location? Meagen Johnson What type of cycling do you enjoy? Century rides, triathlons and 70.3 Ironmans What is your first cycling memory? Did my first century ride with my girlfriends. I had no idea what I was doing. A friend told me to keep my computer at 80 and I’d be fine. He was referring to the cadence. I kept…

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Motivational Monday with Laura

Motivational Monday with Laura in Philadelphia

What is your name and location? Laura – Philadelphia suburbs What type of cycling do you enjoy? The kind with friends and a food or coffee stop – and bike commuting What is your first cycling memory? When I was about 7 or 8 I picked up a blue bike from the town dump and spending the rest of the evening learning to ride it…

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TrackTimeisFamilyTime

#tracktimeisfamilytime

Thanks to Jon of twotoneatl for being an awesome dad! Find more photos with the hash tag #tracktimeisfamilytime

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Strider Balance Bike

Strider (Balance Bike) Racing

The popular balance bikes from Strider have received some updates. When I was over on Strider.com reading about the updates I also stumbled upon the Strider U.S. Championships! Strider U.S. Championship Details Save the Dates of July 13th and 14th for the 1st ever STRIDER U.S. Championship in STRIDERville (aka Rapid City, SD)! Perfect timing for a family vacation to the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. Thirty…

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Liv/giant Releases 2014 Women’s Cyclocross Line

The press release I received last night from Liv/giant was a long one (two pages long without photos.) As I started reading it, every paragraph was making me more giddy than the last. Why? Liv/giant is about to rock the women’s cyclocross world Meet the Liv/giant Brava SLR women’s cyclocross line! Two models, the Brava SLR O and Brava SLR 2 both equally stunning in…

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Motivational Monday with Halley

Motivational Monday with Halley in Portland

What is your name and location? Halley in Portland, OR What type of cycling do you enjoy? Racing & Touring What is your first cycling memory? Besides playing as a kid chugging up a hill in Ogden, UT during a warm summer evening – trying to get to final destination even though I was out of shape and on a heavy mtn bike. Who inspires…

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