Tag Archives: Interbike

Interbike 2016, Part VII

Interbike 2016, Part VII

Vic Armijo is a buddy from the media world going back 20 years or so. His byline has appeared most everywhere at some point in time. These days he may be best known as an event promotor (The Tour ...

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The Paceline Podcast #35

The Paceline Podcast #35

Lance Armstrong is a giver. There, we said it. He gives like no other to the Paceline. He gives us great material to talk about. This week,  he gave again. Interbike overload part deux is also ...

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The Campy Toy Ride

The Campy Toy Ride

None other than Nelson Vails, with Julie Kelly of SOAR Communications I’m a person of enormous good fortune. And here, I’m not talking about the fact that I work in the bike industry, ...

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Interbike 2015, Sockgate

Interbike 2015, Sockgate

(Not sure who to credit for this shot as it’s been repeatedly purloined on teh Interwebz) Before we continue with our Interbike coverage, I want to take a moment to acknowledge the Sockgate ...

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Interbike 2015, Part IV

Interbike 2015, Part IV

It was hard to ride the Cannondale Slate at the Interbike OutDoor Demo, hard because people kept stopping me. I mean look at the thing, it’s an attention grabber to say the least: drop bars, disc ...

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Laspocalypse

Laspocalypse

In his magnum opus, “The Stand,” Steven King tells a story of a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by a manmade flu in which people self-select into two one of two populations, either ...

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Mavic’s La Maison Jaune

Mavic’s La Maison Jaune

It used to be you could go to a trade show, show some stuff and your rep force would write down orders. And then they’d visit the dealers that didn’t go to Interbike and write a bunch ...

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Interbike, the Debrief

Trade shows are an odd phenomenon. They are like little artificial malls where you go shopping but no actual commerce is conducted. The best you can really hope for is the promise of future ...

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2013 Interbike, Part 1

Do you remember that Coyote and Road Runner cartoon where Wile E. Coyote purchases the Acme rocket sled only to shoot up into the stars upon ignition and explode, thus turning into a ...

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