Category Archives: Industry News

The Outspoken Cyclist: Interested In Being A Guest? + More Favorites

Since first coming to my attention back in the 4th quarter of 2010, I’ve made mention of long-time friend Diane Lees and the PBS show she produces and hosts at WJCU in Cleveland, the Outspoken Cyclist.  In fact, here’s a … Continue reading

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Tandem & Family Cycling’s Website… Alas, it appears to be gone.

Give me a moment to collect myself…. sniff, sniff with the wipe of a small tear. It would appear the final chapter has finally come to a close on Tandem & Family Cycling (T&FC) Magazine. I’ve always had a deep … Continue reading

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North American Tandem Cycling Association; An Invitation To Those In The Business

Disclaimer: I’m merely a conduit for this information; I have no interest or association with the organizers. For readers who are in the tandem trade as manufacturers, builders or retailers and who will be attending or represented at Interbike on … Continue reading

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The Tandem Club of America Wants To Hear From You!

If you’ve already heard about about the Tandem Club of America (TCA) Survey and are ready to let your voice be heard… TCA MEMBERS CLICK HERE NOW!  NON-MEMBERS CLICK HERE  If you need a little more background and some encouragement … Continue reading

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Next Generation Drag Brake… Now Available!

It’s hard to believe it was November 2010 when I first wrote about the Maddock Machine drag brake development project in this blog entry. The goal was to develop a direct replacement for the venerable Arai drag brake (at right) … Continue reading

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First Look: Taiwanese-Made Cannondale RT1

Facebook truly is an interesting animal with regard to how one door opens another to perpetuate the social network.  Case in point, I am friends with Rick L. up in Michigan noting we both share a strong affinity for tandems … Continue reading

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Things I Didn’t Delve Into During My Talk At Tandems East’s Expo….

At the end of my 40-minute “Tandem Geek Show” during last weekend’s Tandems East Expo I decided to test the audience’s threshold for interest by asking if there were any questions before jumping into some other topics.  As I suspected, there … Continue reading

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