USA Cycling

UCI Cycling: Fastinating Facts about Banned Substances

The UCI Pro Cycling Series makes every effort to ensure its participant’s race clean. They want their series participants to follow the anti-doping policies. As a result, they have implemented drug testing for out-of-competition, in-competition, and during the competition. The drugs that have made the UCI’s banned substances list are those as defined by...

UHC Pro Cycling Team: Facts You Have to Know

The UnitedHealthcare pro cycling team is a UCI professional cycling team located in the United States. Momentum Sports Group is the group that runs the cycling team. The team’s discipline is road bicycle racing. When did the team start? The team began in 2009 after the reorganization of the Ouch Pro Cycling Team that...

Rally Cycling Road Racing Team: Facts about the Pro Continental Team

Rally cycling is one of the United States UCI Pro Continental Cycling Teams. Rally cycling was founded in 2008 and is in Minneapolis, Minnesota. They’re racing style is road racing. Jonas Carney has been the team director since the program’s inception in 2008. Their brand of a bicycle is Diamondback bicycles. Over the years,...

Seattle adds new protected bike lanes downtown

Seattle is about to add two protected bike lanes on two of the busiest downtown streets. Starting in September, six blocks of Pike Street and Pine Street between 2nd Avenue and 8th Avenue will be changing.The Department of Transportation said the streets will be reorganized to allow biking on the left hand side, separated...

Bike Rodeo Held in Eureka

 Saturday, the Marshall Family Resource Center in Eureka hosted a rodeo, but this event is far from your typical run around the arena. The emphasis was first and foremost on safety.Saturday’s “Bike Rodeo” was an opportunity for Eureka’s pint sized residents to practice navigating on two wheels, learn about traffic laws, get fitted for a free...

5 Wind-Tunnel Tested Tips for Riding When It’s Gusty

How windy does it have to be to blow you and your bike over? Google it and you’ll get thousands of hits, but no definitive answer. That’s because there are so many factors at work: Your weight, bike, aerodynamics, and handling ability all come into play, in addition to simple wind velocity and direction....

Four LA bike rides: See the city from a new angle

With fall just around the corner, it’s cooling off to temperatures that make being outside pleasant again. This is just the time to pump up your tires and expand your repertoire of bike rides. To find some new additions, we reached out to a few local bike experts who shared some of their favorite...

This city wants to keep bicyclists safe. Its solution? Plants

Can a box of flowers keep bicyclists safe?Coral Gables leaders hope they can. The city is installing protected bike lanes that will be separated from automotive traffic by planter boxes filled with pentas and purple queens. Temporary two-way bike lanes will replace existing curbside parking on Salzedo Street and one lane of traffic on...

Citi Bike is looking to go dockless

If you can’t beat ’em….Citi Bike is looking at ways to incorporate dockless sharing into its system so it can compete with and stave off a slew of competitors who are trying to muscle in to the five boroughs, company officials said on Tuesday.The company is looking at how dockless bikes could work with the...

Passionate about Cycling in Chicago? Here are the Best Routes

Chicago has made huge investments in mass transit in recent years and this trend will have to continue if the city wants to see continued economic development and growth throughout its many community areas. Most recently, a brand new “superstation” which replaces two previous Loop ‘L’ stops opened two weeks ago at Washington and Wabash. And...
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