Wheel & Sprocket Spring Expo

Posted on Apr 11, 2012

Just got back from 5 days in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for Wheel & Sprocket’s annual Spring Bicycle Expo and, once again, Chris Kegel and his crew knocked it out of the park. Great weather made for some huge crowds looking to jump start the bike season. I was there to help out the Wheel & Sprocket recumbent staff that work out [...]

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Top Notch Dealer in Brandon, MS.

Posted on Mar 27, 2012

Most bicycle dealers have a passion for the business. I think recumbent bicycle dealers take it up a notch. Then there are few that like to take it up even further by sponsoring a weekly Saturday morning Bread Ride and a couple of very successful organized rides a year. Jim Snider of Ride South, www.ridesouth.com, is one of those dealers. [...]

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Old New Seat Clamp

Posted on Feb 29, 2012

A recent phone call from a customer prompted me to do a quick search of our BLOG archives for the original article Mike posted about our redesigned seat clamp. Turns out that was over 3 years ago but it seems there are still some folks out there that are not aware of that fact. Anyway, here’s what you need to [...]

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2012 Bacchetta Line-Up

Posted on Feb 20, 2012

First, and foremost, we’d like everyone to know that April 1st, 2012 (no joke) will mark the 10th year that Bacchetta has been in business. So we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers for making our first decade a very successful one. We would also like to give a special shout out to all of our [...]

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Pamela Dallas’s Tricked Out Bella ATT!

Posted on Sep 12, 2011

  Pamela called me one day with a challenge.  She wanted a Bella ATT but with a few specialty items.  Generally, Bacchetta is a “simpler is better” company, but you reach a point where you’ve got to try new things.  Remember I said that. When things went further than I could handle, I handed over the challenge to Mark at [...]

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Dirty Kanza 200 (DK 200), Riding Bacchetta on a gravel grinder.

Posted on Jun 7, 2011

This adventure started back over ten years ago. There was a ride in the Flint Hills of southeast Kansas called the Death Ride. It would cover 60 to 75 miles of the Flint Hills gravel/dirt roads in August. Thus the name Death Ride because the heat would be around hundred degrees, I rode the Death ride twice on recumbent bicycles. [...]

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Bacchetta rider Peter Mulvey

Posted on May 26, 2011

Just wanted to give a quick shout out to Peter Mulvey, singer, songwriter and Giro-20 owner. Peter was in St. Petersburg this past weekend for a couple of shows (at the Hideaway Café and Skippers Smoke House) and we had chance to both ride with him and see him perform. It was really a great weekend all the way around [...]

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Heart of the South ride reports

Posted on May 4, 2011

Just wanted to let everyone know that there are some great ride reports from Bacchetta Team riders posted at Ultra Race News for this years Heart of the South. http://ultraracenews.wordpress.com/2011/04/06/heart-of-the-south-500200-stories/

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