IPMBA News

Marblehead police now pedal and zoom on eBikes

Marblehead police now pedal and zoom on eBikes

KEN YUSZKUS/Staff photo/Marblehead firefighter Brent Tarasuik tries out one of the donated electric bikes on Pleasant Street. Four bikes were presented to the town: two to the fire department, and two bikes to police headquarters. By Noelle Graves,...
Interbike 2014:  No Disappointment!

Interbike 2014:  No Disappointment!

by James Englert, PCI #1081, Arapahoe (CO) County Sheriffs Office, IPMBA Industry Liaison The 2014 Interbike was no disappointment.  This year I attended the country’s largest bicycle industry trade show with IPMBA VP Bob Hatcher.  I...
Bern Morrison Helmet

Bern Morrison Helmet

by James Englert, PCI #1081, Arapahoe County (CO) Sheriffs Office, IPMBA Industry Liaison Since I first saw Bern helmets at our conference in St. Paul in 2012, I have been a fan.  And Bern has been a great supporter...
Hatch Cycling Gloves

Hatch Cycling Gloves

by Scott Elliott, PCI #915/EMSCI #198, Niagara Regional (ON) Police Service There are many cycling glove manufacturers out there.  There are various features that all cyclists want out of a glove.  These include fit, features and performance. When you...
Jandd EMS Panniers and Top Bag

Jandd EMS Panniers and Top Bag

by Michael Salvatore, Westport (CT) EMS In 2010, when I was starting our EMS Bicycle Response Unit, I did some hard research on which panniers and top bags would work best for our department.  We decided on the Jandd...
2014 Trek Stache 7

2014 Trek Stache 7

by Jared Williams, PCI #1214, Tacoma (WA) Police Department, IPMBA Industry Relations Committee 2014 marked the second year of production for the Trek Stache model.  For 2014, Trek offered three versions of the bike, with varying component specs (models 6, 7, and 8). ...