Published: Wednesday, 12 September 2012 17:31
Written by Betsy Baker
Essential Bicycle Maintenance & Repair by Daimeon Shanks
Book Review by Tom Baker
Bike mechanic Daimeon Shanks is more than qualified to write a book on bicycle maintenance and repair. He has been a bike mechanic for Mavic Neutral Support, the Garmin-Transitions pro team, the head track mechanic for the US National Team and now is co-owner of The Service Course bike repair shop in Boulder.
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Published: Thursday, 23 August 2012 20:00
Written by Michael Hopkins
Cyclists come together in week-long fundraising event for TREE Fund.
Portland, Ore. – More than 100 cyclists trekked 585 miles during the seven-day journey of the 2012 STIHL Tour des Trees, raising more than $520,000 to benefit the Tree Research and Education Endowment Fund (TREE Fund). The Tour, sponsored by STIHL Inc., has raised more than $5.5 million since its inception in 1992 and continues to increase public awareness for the research necessary to keep our trees and forests thriving, including research quantifying the benefits of trees to the economy and the environment, studying ways to control diseases and pests, and increasing the survivability of new tree selections.
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