Texas Bicycling News Digest October 24th

Miller Springs, Belton, TX. by MMS forums.mtbr.com

This is my local “go to” trail. It’s only a couple miles from the house, and time is usually always an issue for me. It’s located right at the Belton Dam. I usually park, and go in from the lower spillway area. (Labeled Miller Springs Park Entrance on [...]

Texas Bicycling News Update October 23rd

Dealer Tour: Austin retailers seek niches in increasingly saturated market by Val Vanderpool www.bicycleretailer.com

AUSTIN, Texas (BRAIN) — Take away the perpetually sunny skies, year-round mild temps and the ever-present Southern hospitality, and it might be easy to mistake Austin for Portland, Oregon. Striking similarities between the two cities include: a booming population of [...]

Texas Bicycling News Digest October 22rd

BRAIN Dealer Tour plies Austin’s prime paths by Toby Hill www.bicycleretailer.com

AUSTIN, Texas (BRAIN) — Rolling on pink-accented tires provided by sponsor Hutchinson and attired in Sockguy socks bearing slogans like “Save the Ta Tas” and “Cancer Sucks” in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, BRAIN’s Austin Dealer Tour kicked off Tuesday sampling some [...]

Texas Bicycling News Digest October 21st

Cyclocross in Austin by Clair Melton outdooraustin.com

A zigzagging course is taped off in a local park. Pop-up canopies displaying the names of bike shops and teams and brands are clustered in one area, and–even though it’s mid-morning–some folks are drinking beer. Spectators of all ages are scattered along the course, with a large [...]