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QBP Women's Scholarship
Better Bike IndustryCycling

In its second year, the Women’s Bike Mechanic Scholarship program is helping change the face of the bike industry. The program is geared towards bike shop girls only; awarding ten full scholarships to current bike shop girls to attend a two week, in-depth, bike mechanics school!

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Lazer glasses
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These next two months are completely full throttle for me. On one side I have deadlines for pre-season orders on about 7 brands that I represent before Interbike (mid/end September). This means a ton of driving, this past week around Atlanta and Augusta, the week before around the Triangle and

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Foundry Cycles Auger B1
Bike ProfileBikesBlogCyclocross

As a rep for Quality Bicycle Products I have many bikes that are ridden and driven all around the Southeast. They are *all* considered demo’s, so if you are in the southeast and want to try out one of my bikes let me know in the comments or drop me

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bang-head-here
AdventuresBetter Bike IndustryBlog

It is no secret my history with the bike industry. Without coming from parents in the industry I am as close to growing up in the industry as you can. At 15 I was a shop rat, living my life in some way or another around bicycles since then. In

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Arleigh Jenkins
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As I am figuring out the balance of being an outside rep in the large territory of the Southeast, doing a shop I am absolutely in love with and trying to get back on my bike I am left with the daily struggle of finding a balance. Anytime a new

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Surly Troll Preview
Bike ProfileBikesBlogPreviews

While at the Surly Intergalactic Headquarters of QBP I was able to demo a few bikes for commuting purposes from my abode to the headquarters. While there was also a Civia I haven’t put up yet, there is a Surly Troll that also busted a friends hip on the black

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QBP Logo
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It has been in the works for four months. Countless phone calls, questioning, heckling and hounding. This is the bike industry right?

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