IPMBA News

Port Lavaca police use bikes to save money

By Bianca Montes , March 8, 2015 at 11:39 p.m., Victoria Advocate   The Port Lavaca Police Department has reported a savings of almost $87,000 in fuel costs after rolling out its bike patrol program last year. The program, which began in...

Kanagawa police unveils bicycle unit

Jiji Press, 1:36 am, March 04, 2015 YOKOHAMA, JAPAN (Jiji Press) — The Kanagawa prefectural police unveiled Monday new bicycle and running units that will operate alongside runners in the Yokohama Marathon 2015 on March 15 to guard the city’s first large-scale marathon. ...
Three police departments receive donated bikes

Three police departments receive donated bikes

by Rachel Trotter, The Standard-Examiner, TUESDAY, MARCH 03, 2015 - 9:45 AM Drew Johnson, owner of Ogden’s City Cycle, donated police bicycles to the Ogden, Harrisville and North Ogden Police. OGDEN – Drew Johnson, owner of Ogden’s City...

Gears & Gadgets: Shift Cable Adjustments

Gears & Gadgets:  February 2015 Shift Cable Adjustments Gears & Gadgets is intended to provide IPMBA members with tips for properly maintaining their bikes and conducting emergency field repairs.  I will also discuss current technological trends in mountain biking,...