Author Archive for Brian

Owner/Editor of Industryoutsider.com, outdoor enthusiast, photographer, animal lover, and collector of gadgets, cameras, knives, and firearms. Recreational shooter, and 2A supporter. A former competitive cyclist, I'm all about promoting bicycles as a transportation alternative. Life's too short to take things to seriously. Have fun. A bad day outdoors beats a good day at the office every time.

SRAM brake recall

About 5,400 SRAM Force Road brake caliper sets, imported by SRAM Corp., have been recalled, because the brake caliper sets could break and detach from the bicycle’s frame or fork, which could cause the rider to lose control and crash.…

Oregon does it right

Last week, several prominent figures from the cycling community met with a business development group in Portland, Oregon, to share information about their local cycling industry. Greg Cowan, owner/CEO of Castelli, and Sacha White, owner of Vanilla Bicycles, along with…

Nearly 2,000 views in 24 hours!

The new forum I created on BikeForums.net for posting charity events has gotten nearly 2,000 views in the 24 hours since I created it. Just goes to show what a great group we have on there, and makes me proud…

So there you have it

I’m currently having a bit of a redesign done on my site. I’ll be creating some spots for banner ads. But at least for now, they won’t be for sale. If you have a charity eveny coming up, let me…

We’ve lost one of our own

Bob Barci, one of SBS’ finest salesreps for the past 12 years, lost his battle with stomach cancer on Wednesday, April 4th. Bob was 60 years old. In the Northwest, Barci is well known for his many passions. Whether it…