Press Releases

Revised Road, Mountain and E-Bike Product Categories Set for 2016 IB Awards

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today announced that product categories for the road, mountain and e-bike groups at The Interbike Awards have been refined. Interbike worked closely with overall category presenter Hi-Torque Publications (Road Bike Action, Mountain Bike Action and Electric Bike Action) on the changes, and brand product submissions are now open for suppliers. 
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Interbike and NBDA Take Next Steps on Manifesto Discussions

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America in partnership with the National Bicycle Dealer Association (NBDA) today announced specific agenda topics and goals to be discussed and debated at The IBD Summit, January 12-14, 2016 in Tempe, Arizona. The event’s theme “Building a Sustainable Future for the Bicycle Industry” will serve as the foundation for the small group breakout discussions. The two groups are looking to build upon what was started at the previous Summit and what ultimately lead to the creation of The Manifesto for Change
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Key Brands Commit to East Coast CycloFest Event

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today announced that a large number of major brands have already committed to the new Fall CycloFest event set to launch next October in Charlotte, NC. The East Coast focused event will offer retailers the opportunity to see and demo 2017 new products, attend tech clinics and participate in retail education seminars over two dedicated trade-only days. Slated to take place just outside Charlotte North Carolina at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, the festival formatted event will also offer brands two days of consumer activation to include racing, demos, music, skills clinics and more.
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IBD Summit Content Finalized; Industry-Changing Topics Set To Spur Lively Discussion

The 2016 IBD Summit, presented by Interbike, PeopleForBikes, the NBDA, and the BPSA has announced that the final wave of content has been booked and sponsorship opportunities are nearly sold-out. The final two slots have been filled from a content perspective, one complimenting the comparative industry theme on day 1, and the other a powerful bicycle industry panel discussion featuring representatives from retail, supply and service sectors.
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Interbike’s Retail Store Attendance Increases by Over Four Percent

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, closed last Friday after hosting the bicycle industry for 5 days of product demonstration, education, networking, industry celebration and more. Exhibitors, retailers and media expressed positive commentary, noting that feedback from the show floor and at OutDoor Demo was favorable and complimentary.

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2015 Interbike Award Winners Announced

Three cast members from the iconic 1979 cycling film “Breaking Away” met on stage and kicked off an incredible celebration of the cycling industry at the 2015 Interbike Awards Gala on Thursday, September 17th at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Dennis Christopher (Dave Stoller), Jackie Earle Haley (Moocher) and Dennis Quaid (Mike) addressed the audience and posed with custom “Cutters” jerseys courtesy of Champion Systems, and a replica Masi road bike similar to the one used in the film.
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New East Coast Event to be Launched by Interbike in 2016

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today announced the launch of a new four-day demo event that focuses on East Coast bicycle retailers and their staffs at the onset, and ends with a two-day consumer demo and music festival. The Fall CycloFest, presented by Interbike, will incorporate a blend of Interbike’s OutDoor Demo, tech seminars, retail education and more over the first two days of the event, and will also include activities and races to create some competition and fun between stores. Musical entertainment is planned for both the trade and consumer days. At press time, Interbike was still working to secure the details behind the race component.
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Interbike Awards To Feature Two Fundraising Efforts for World Bicycle Relief

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today announced two fundraising initiatives designed to raise funds for World Bicycle Relief. In addition to the $10 donation from each ticket sold to the IB Awards Gala, 80 unique centerpieces hand-built by sculptor and artist Mark Castator will be auctioned off, and several custom canvases painted by the Nutcase Unframed artists will be auctioned off as well.
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Cast of "Breaking Away" Set for Reunion at Interbike Awards Gala

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today announced that four of the top billed cast members of the iconic 1979 cycling film “Breaking Away” will reunite on-stage at the 2015 Interbike Awards Gala on Thursday, September 17th at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Members set to appear include the film’s main character, Dennis Christopher (Dave Stoller), Jackie Earle Haley (Moocher), Paul Dooley (Ray Stoller) and Dennis Quaid (Mike).
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