Race Report: Sebring 20/20 – Comments from an Ultra Distance Racer

Posted on Mar 6, 2020

By Rob Decou, Bacchetta Brand Ambassador Sebring Florida |Rotary Club of Highlands Country The spirit of competition and comradery flowed through the air at the Sebring Raceway in Florida on Saturday morning as almost 150 racers lined up at the start line, 40+ of which (including myself) were recumbent riders. Each of us stood ready and prepared to execute our [...]

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CA3.0 recognized in International Design Magazine

Posted on Feb 4, 2020

Bacchetta is proud that the Carbonaero, CA3.0, and designer Rich Pinto has been recognized for design excellence for 2019 in the l’Arca International Magazine of Architecture, Design and Visual Communication.  In addition, the CA3 was also nominated for the MonteCarlo Design Prize.  Arca is one of the most prestigious international publications entirely devoted to the world of modern-day design.  While [...]

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Bacchetta B3 Recumbent Seat Introduction

Posted on Mar 30, 2018

I did a post on Facebook about the new seat in our Bacchetta lineup. Rather than cut and paste and screw up the whole thing while wasting a lot of time doing it, I’ll just post the link for the Facebook post: https://www.facebook.com/BacchettaBikes/posts/10155718894803842 You can also find the B3 seat in our Bacchetta store: https://bacchettabikes.com/product/bacchetta-b3-recumbent-seat/  

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Giro-26 wheel options

Posted on Oct 29, 2012

Below is some general info regarding wheel sizes which will work on our Giro 26 bikes beyond the original stock wheels.  If wheel sizes are a mystery to you, we highly recommend learning a little more about wheel sizes before reading the article.  You can find general wheel and tire information, here:  http://www.sheldonbrown.com/tire_sizing.html, GIRO 26 AND 26 ATT FRAMES: THE [...]

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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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