Cycling Infrastructure Updates and Opportunities (Kevin Wiesmann - Jeff Co Parks Supervisor): Jefferson County is one of the top cycling counties in the state. Bike trails, a county road cycling network and great mountain biking equate to an awesome place to live and play! Kevin will provide an update on the latest cycling infrastructure initiatives in Jefferson County including: the Interurban Trail Project, Glacial River Trail Mountain Bike Park and more!
Salsa Gravel Bike Adventures (Steve Kalk - Salsa Product Sales): Gravel cycling isn't one type of riding. It is pavement, fire road, rail trails and single track all mixed together. Think of gravel bikes as multi-purpose daily/family transport that transition seamlessly to all surface adventure rigs on the weekend. Steve will discuss the growth of this segment and some of the awesome products Salsa makes to support this rising segment.
2020 Rides in Wisconsin and Beyond (Dale Oestrich & Deb Vomhof - 2 Rivers Bicycle): The Midwest has so many awesome organized rides. Our staff has put together some of our favorites. Give yourself that target event that will motivate you to kick start your training!
Why An Electric Assist Bikes? (Brent Baumann - 2 Rivers Bicycle): Electric assist bikes are one of the fastest growing segments of the cycling market. Why is that? Brent will take you on a journey that presents some great use cases for electric assist as well as the massive difference between electric bike safety and quality.
Where to ride? Introducing 'Ride Spot' (John Raub - 2 Rivers Bicycle): Finding local cycling routes as well as places to ride while you are out of town can be challenging. 'Ride Spot' is a free smartphone application where local bike shops publish cycling routes. John will demonstrate the power of this application and how you can get started.
2020 2 River's Staff Introductions & Group Ride Overview (Brent Baumann - 2 Rivers Bicycle): Get to know our 2020 2 Rivers Team. We bring back a veteran staff that is passionate about cycling and committed to serving our customers well beyond a typical retail store. Our customers are truly family and we look forward to catching up after a long off-season!