IPMBA News

PVH ambulances vow to leave no bike behind

PVH ambulances vow to leave no bike behind

Adrian D. Garcia, The Coloradoan, 5:13 p.m. MST January 20, 2015 Injured cyclists can be reluctant to accept care if it means leaving their bikes at the scene of a crash in Northern Colorado. Sensitive to the dilemma, Poudre Valley Hospital transports...
Best Bike Ride I’ve Ever Had

Best Bike Ride I’ve Ever Had

Posted Jan 18, 2015, By Tony Drovetto,Seahawks.com Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett procured a bicycle from the Seattle Police Department following Sunday's NFC Championship win over the Green Bay Packers. Michael Bennett celebrated the Seahawks' NFC...
ProGold: Lubes that Work

ProGold: Lubes that Work

by Matthew Worm, PCI #946, Omaha (NE) Police Department  Having been involved with recreational and professional cycling for many years, I have witnessed the many evolutions of bicycle lubricants. It really did start many years ago in my garage...
Swagman Titan Two Bike Rack: Almost Great

Swagman Titan Two Bike Rack: Almost Great

by Rob Collett, EMSCI #263, Poudre Valley (CO) Hospital EMS What is the most important piece of equipment you use as a bicycle responder?  Go ahead: name that one, single piece.  Answering that question is very difficult for...
Bar Mitts:  Get Ready for Winter

Bar Mitts:  Get Ready for Winter

by James Englert, PCI #1081 Arapahoe County (CO) Sheriff’s Office IPMBA Industry Liaison   One of my goals at Interbike is to find products to suggest to instructors and members of IPMBA.  This is a difficult task because...