Recumbent News

If you're like us, you spend some of your day hitting all your favorite recumbent sites for the latest news. Admit it, you have 10 tabs open right now on a variety of different bike sites. Wouldn't it be great if there were just one page from which you could glimpse everything that's going on in the recumbent world?

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A Brazilian Glimpse…

This could be very interesting… On the Blog do Franz, a great source about what is happening in the recumbent world in Brazil and South America in general, we found two pictures of a velomobile being created by David Bevilacqua from Florianópolis, a state in Southern Brazil. We’ll be following this one closely to see [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/19/a-brazilian-glimpse/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=a-brazilian-glimpse

Kool Stop Tire Jack

How to use a Kool Stop Tire Jack from Kris R on Vimeo. Occasionally, I come across a bike tool I have never seen before (actually not so occasionally… I’ve led a very sheltered life) and the Kool Stop Tire Jack is a case in point. I guess a lot of riders will say they [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/19/kool-stop-tire-jack/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=kool-stop-tire-jack

Bryan and Larry At the Midwest Recumbent Rally

Here’s a little talk that I gave at the Midwest Recumbent Rally about the history of ‘BentRider. Larry joins in for the Q&A at the end. Thanks to Travis of Recumbent Journal for taping and posting it! BentRider Online presentation @ Midwest Recumbent Rally from Recumbent Journal on Vimeo.

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Source: http://www.bentrideronline.com/?p=4152

Lightfoot Big Foot

Lightfoot sent me some information about their new Big Foot long wheelbase. This new bruiser rides on 559mm Surly Large Marge rims and ginormous 3.7″ tires. When dual big wheel long wheelbase bikes first started appearing I coined the phrase, “Monster Bent”. This bike definitely applies! Price and details forthcoming but for now, here’s the [...]

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Source: http://www.bentrideronline.com/?p=4147

The Sky's the limit...

Cyclemagic Festival joins Leicester Sky Ride for a day of cycling... (posted 19 August 2010)

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Source: http://www.velovision.co.uk/cgi-bin/show_comments.pl?storynum=1127

A Vision in Purple

Isn’t this Strada velomobile a gorgeous looking ride? I can’t tell you a lot about it but it appears on the website of Motoroka at Motoroka.blogspot.com. I can’t even tell you anything about Motoroka either except a hometown listing of De Goorn (a town in the Dutch province of North Holland) which must be about [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/19/a-vision-in-purple/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=a-vision-in-purple

Break the RANS 2011 Code and Win a Prize!!!

Randy Schiltter is the founder/owner/head honcho at RANS. He’s also an active participant on this board and can’t resist tweaking the people every now and then. In response to a recent thread about 2011 developments he posted the following cryptic code(s). CM220BL XLXS 3WNUSPEC TIROTR XS10+1+9 3elcity Everyone has had a good time guessing as to what it all means and what [...]

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Source: http://www.bentrideronline.com/?p=4144

HPVelotechnik Open House Video

Most impressive video. Well worth a watch through!

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Source: http://www.bentrideronline.com/?p=4142

24 Hour Australian International Pedal Prix – 2010

I think we may have shown you this video last year but I can’t find it and some of the coverage is re-edited and recycled (pun intended) from time to time. The big news is that the 24 Hour Australian International Pedal Prix will be running again in Murray Bridge, Australia on September 16th to [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/18/24-hour-australian-international-pedal-prix-2010/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=24-hour-australian-international-pedal-prix-2010

InterBike 2010

InterBike 2010 is coming… to Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday – Friday, September 22-24, 2010 Yes, continuing our tradition, we will NOT be there. As we said last year “Yes, we do not have any reporters, stringers or agents at Interbike. Yes, we are not showing YouTube or Flickr news from [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/18/interbike-2010/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=interbike-2010

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