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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Bacchetta Rider Spotlight: Charles Morrison

Posted on Mar 18, 2011

  I have always been a casual bike rider, but in the last five years or so I have used bicycling as a way to keep my weight under control and break the monotony of running.  Inexpensive mountain bikes were my initial choice and I enjoyed trail riding combined with bike paths.  I started increasing my distances and riding the [...]

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Crosscountry ride!

Posted on Mar 11, 2011

Mark Swanson sent this over earlier today and asked me to post it. So here it is! Dave, my neighbor, is riding his Bacchetta Giro-26 from Florida to California. He left on Wednesday (3/9) with his wife, Bonnie, driving a support van. Dave is 61 and he has overcome two knee transplant(s) and other “wear-and-tear”. He’s been training on his [...]

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New Corsa Color Coming in May

Posted on Feb 4, 2011

There’s been a few people curious about the new color of the 700c Corsa’s arriving starting in May with large frames and then following in June with medium frames.  This will be a color we’ll be running on 700c and 650c bikes, however, currently all 650c Corsa’s are still black with red decals and we consider these 2011 frames. Below [...]

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David Witte: Why I Ride a Recumbent

Posted on Jan 27, 2011

When I was a kid, my bike was the main mode of transportation; we went everywhere on our bikes.  Fast forward forty years and some of my co-workers ride every Saturday.  Now, I thought at one time I could have been a competitive bike rider, I just never took that road. So, I thought I would take them up on [...]

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BIKE IN THE BOX

Posted on Jan 14, 2011

Get a lot of people asking about this, so here you go.  What I’ve done is packed up a C/A 2.0 in a Crateworks Tandem box.  This is being sent to upper New England and then flying over to Denmark.  I’m new to Crateworks and this was my virgin voyage, but it worked out great for this bike and Crateworks has [...]

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