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A bicycle, also called a cycle or bike, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other.
Bicycle drivetrain systems are used to transmit power on bicycles, tricycles, quadracycles, unicycles, or other human-powered vehicles from the riders to the drive wheels.
A bicycle fork is the part of a bicycle that holds the front wheel.
A bicycle handlebar or bicycle handlebars is the steering control for bicycles; it is the equivalent of a steering wheel for vehicles and vessels.
The bicycle pedal is the part of a bicycle that the rider pushes with their foot to propel the bicycle.
Bicycle suspension is the system, or systems, used to suspend the rider and bicycle in order to insulate them from the roughness of the terrain.
The bottom bracket on a bicycle connects the crankset (chainset) to the bicycle and allows the crankset to rotate freely.
A brand is a name, term, design, symbol, or other feature that distinguishes an organization or product from its rivals in the eyes of the customer.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Colorado Springs is a home rule municipality that is the largest city by area in Colorado as well as the county seat and the most populous municipality of El Paso County, Colorado, United States.
The crankset (in the US) or chainset (in the UK), is the component of a bicycle drivetrain that converts the reciprocating motion of the rider's legs into rotational motion used to drive the chain or belt, which in turn drives the rear wheel.
Cross-country (XC) cycling is a discipline of mountain biking.
Cycling, also called bicycling or biking, is the use of bicycles for transport, recreation, exercise or sport.
Cycling infrastructure refers to all infrastructure which may be used by cyclists.
Downhill mountain biking (DH) is a genre of mountain biking practiced on steep, rough terrain that often features jumps, drops, rock gardens and other obstacles.
Enduro in its most basic definition is a type of mountain bike racing where the downhills are timed, and the uphills are not.
A groupset or gruppo (from the Italian for "group", often misspelled grouppo) is a bicycle component manufacturer's organized collection of mechanical parts.
A hub gear, internal-gear hub, or just gear hub is a gear ratio changing system commonly used on bicycles that is implemented with planetary or epicyclic gears.
Initial public offering (IPO) or stock market launch is a type of public offering in which shares of a company are sold to institutional investors and usually also retail (individual) investors; an IPO is underwritten by one or more investment banks, who also arrange for the shares to be listed on one or more stock exchanges.
Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. (former NYSE ticker symbol LEH) was a global financial services firm.
Mannesmann was a German industrial conglomerate.
Monterey is a city located in Monterey County in the U.S. state of California, on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on California's Central Coast.
An Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) is a company that produces parts and equipment that may be marketed by another manufacturer.
A pedelec (from pedal electric cycle) is a bicycle where the rider's pedalling is assisted by a small electric motor; thus it is a type of low-powered e-bike.
The term road bicycle is used to describe bicycles built for traveling at speed on paved roads.
RockShox Inc. is an American company founded by Paul Turner in 1989, that develops and manufactures bicycle suspensions.
The is a bicycling and outdoor sports festival and exposition held each spring since 1991 at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California.
A bicycle seatpost, seatpin, saddlepole, saddle pillar, or saddle pin is a tube that extends upwards from the bicycle frame to the saddle.
is a Japanese multinational manufacturer of cycling components, fishing tackle, and rowing equipment.
The stem is the component on a bicycle that connects the handlebars to the steerer tube of the bicycle fork.
Taichung, officially known as Taichung City, is a special municipality located in center-western Taiwan.
Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia.
Trail riding is riding outdoors on trails, bridle paths, and forest roads, but not on roads regularly used by motorised traffic.
Trilantic Capital Partners (Trilantic) is a global private equity firm focused on control and significant minority investments across a range of industries in North America and Europe managed by Trilantic North America and Trilantic Europe.
World Bicycle Relief is an international, non-profit organization based in Chicago, IL that specializes in large-scale, comprehensive bicycle distribution programs to aid poverty relief in developing countries around the world.
ZF Friedrichshafen AG, also known as ZF Group, and commonly abbreviated to ZF (ZF.
ZF Sachs AG was a German manufacturer of automotive parts, producing powertrain and suspension components.
Zipp is an American company that is best known for designing, manufacturing, and marketing carbon-composite bicycle wheels for road cycling, triathlons, and track racing.