1% For The Planet Partners with Press Forward

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BURLINGTON, VT — 1% for the Planet, a global non-profit that connects dollars and doers to accelerate smart environmental giving, announced a partnership with Press Forward PR for media relations, communications and ambassador program consulting. “We’re thrilled to partner with 1% for the Planet member Press Forward to hone in our PR, media partnerships, and […]

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PeopleForBikes: President’s New Proclamations Could Jeopardize 150 Miles of Bike Trail

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On Monday, December 4, President Trump visited Salt Lake City to make an unprecedented announcement that will dramatically reduce the area of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments. “The President’s attack on our public lands puts 150 miles of pristine bike riding at risk,” said Tim Blumenthal, President of PeopleForBikes. “We will continue […]

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Gordini Gloves Launches the Camber – Classic Glove Heritage Meets Cutting-Edge Design

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ESSEX JUNCTION, VT- Gordini Gloves announces forthcoming glove, The Camber. Built around Gordini’s revolutionary 3D knit manufacturing process ERGOknit, the Camber glove is the ultimate combination of Gordini’s six decades of crafting world-class gloves. A goatskin leather outer provides durability and a soft, supple feel. Skip the snow seal — the Camber undergoes a hydrophobic treatment […]

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Fischer Tunes Nordic Line-Up for 2018

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AUBURN, NH – As the category leader globally for cross country skiing, Fischer introduces 2018 – 2019 product introductions and improvements to both in-track and light touring models. What is unchanged is its flagship ski, the Speedmax Skate Plus. As the most winning ski on the World Cup since its introduction, the most notable benefit […]

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PeopleForBikes Reaction to Senate Vote to Eliminate Popular Bike Tax Benefit

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Today, the Senate voted to eliminate the $20 per-month tax benefit available for those who bike to work while maintaining both the $255 per-month parking and transit benefit. “What is the Senate thinking? Why single out a modest incentive that encourages people to bike to work, increasing community health and reducing congestion, while maintaining a […]

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Julbo Launches 2018 Eyewear Line-Up

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Julbo extends its 2018 line-up with new and versatile sport models, a dip into their historical archives and a no-compromise pair of shields designed for high output sport. The Cham (above) is a reissue of a pair originally released in 1972. Tuned for modern use with driving-friendly category 3 lenses (a mountaineering focused Category 4 […]

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Fischer Launches the 2018 – 2019 Ranger Free Boot

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AUBURN, NH- Fischer Skis is proud to announce the forthcoming release of its Ranger Free Boot Line-up. Debuting at the Outdoor Retailer / SIA Show in January, the Fischer Ranger Free offers unrivaled ski driving performance in a technically progressive touring boot. Bearing a unique SKI / WALK mechanism triggered by opening or closing the […]

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PeopleForBikes Statement On Elimination of Bike Tax Benefits in Senate Tax Plan

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PeopleForBikes, the largest U.S. bicycle advocacy group, criticized the tax plan released earlier this week by the Senate Majority leadership for its proposal to eliminate the $20-per-month tax-free reimbursement benefit for expenses related to bicycle commuting. PeopleForBikes supports the House version of the bill for its continuation of the bike commuting benefit. “The cost of […]

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Fischer Opens West Yellowstone Demo Reservations for Thanksgiving 2017

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Fischer will again employ an online reservation system throughout dates of the festival to reserve new Twin Skin Ski ski demos for on-trail testing in West Yellowstone. The 2017 West Yellowstone Ski Festival will take place November 20th – 28th in West Yellowstone, Montana. Demos will be available for reservation from Tuesday through Friday. Additionally, all those […]

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Enter to Win a Pair of Twin Skin Carbon Skis

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Add your name to the Fischer email list and in addition to receiving news, updates, product launches and race results in your mailbox, you’ll be entered to win a pair of Twin Ski Carbon Skis with TURNAMIC bindings, an ideal pair of classic skin skis to round out any skier’s quiver. With a multi-depth twin […]

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PeopleForBikes Hosts Women’s Executive Fly-in in Washington D.C.

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Boulder, CO: Continuing a strong year for bike industry presence in Washington, D.C., PeopleForBikes brought together 10 leaders for a women’s executive fly-in from October 17-19. “At PeopleForBikes we work year round to show elected officials about the power of the bike industry,” said Jenn Dice, vice president of business network. “It is so much […]

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Velocio Apparel Raises Nearly $20K for Unity-Focused Charities

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BOW NH, – Velocio Apparel announced donations totaling $19,265 to four non-profit partners, the result from the sales of their cause-market focused, Unity Jersey, a unique design with the mission of highlighting “what brings cyclists together” within the sport. The effort, highlighted through media and ambassadors was a summer-long effort and showcased elite racers, newcomers […]

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Karakoram Prime Connect, the Best Turning Snowboard Binding

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Karakoram has brought their revolutionary splitboard binding technology to the lift-served world, creating the best turning snowboard binding on the planet. “It’s a hell of a binding.” said Karakoram Ambassador and professional snowboarder, Alex Yoder. “I feel a different point of leverage when I initiate my turns. It’s a quicker relay of energy from your […]

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Eisbär Partners with Fischer Skis U.S. for American Distribution

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AUBURN NH- Fischer Skis US LLC announced today they will assume distributorship of fellow Austrian brand, Eisbär, the beloved headwear maker and winter sports staple. “We’re thrilled to pair with Eisbär,” described newly-named Eisbär U.S. Brand Manager, Kathryn Leach. “As a heritage brand in the headwear space with deep ties to skiing, it’s a perfect […]

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Julbo Eyewear Signs National Men’s Cyclocross Champion, Stephen Hyde

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WILLISTON, VT – Julbo, the French mountain peformance eyewear brand, announced today the signing of U.S. National Men’s Cyclocross and Pan American Champion, Stephen Hyde to their athlete roster. The thirty year old will wear Julbo in all cyclocross competition and in an expanded mountain bike season beginning in 2018. Hyde began the 2017 -2018 […]

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Fischer Grows Staff, Program Support, Opens SLC Showroom

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AUBURN NH, Fischer Skis US LLC announced several new staff positions and the formal opening of a Salt Lake City Showroom Space. What we’re aiming for is a previously unseen level of service and support in the industry,“ Explained Ryan Leach, CEO of Fischer Skis US, LLC.”We will devote significant resources to further develop a […]

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Gordini Continues Partnership with Lynsey Dyer and Julian Carr

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ESSEX JUNCTION, VT — Gordini USA is excited to announce continued partnership with Lynsey Dyer and Julian Carr. “Lynsey and Julian’s passion for the mountains is infectious. Not only are they two of the best skiers in the world, their tireless dedication to empowering skiers and riders to get out and enjoy the mountains is […]

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Back to School Giveaway: NorthSt. Bags / Bee’s Wrap / Farm to Feet

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  NorthSt. Bags, Bee’s Wrap and Farm to Feet, all producers of made-in-USA products, have partnered to put together an exciting back-to-school giveaway gear refresh. The giveaway features the NorthSt. Bags Davis day pack and Pittock organizer pouches to keep things tidy,  Bee’s Wrap reusable sandwich wraps for shepherding lunches day after day, and a pack […]

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PeopleForBikes Brings Members of Congress to the Bike Industry

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Throughout the month of August, PeopleForBikes facilitated 19 meetings with key Members of Congress and their staff to discuss the impact of $88 billion dollar bike industry. These congressional visits are part of PeopleForBikes’ summer campaign designed to showcase the economic impact of bike businesses. “We can tell members of Congress about the power of […]

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The Gordini MTN Crew: Work Glove Toughness, Serious Tech

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The work glove for when the weather takes a turn for the worst. The Gordini MTN Crew provides serious warmth and wet weather protection, with all the durability and grit of a work glove. Key features include: Water resistant Downtek insulation to keep your hands warm when the weather takes a turn for the worst: A […]

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Little Bellas Unveils Custom Specialized Mountain Bike

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Burlington, VT — Little Bellas, the non-profit focused on empowering girls through bikes, announces collaboration with bicycle brand, Specialized. Together the teams launched a custom Pitch mountain bike for the Little Bellas program. The Little Bellas Pitch comes in a “gloriously savage” Chambray Blue, inspired by the Little Bella brand, with a specially designed decal pack […]

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