September 14-20, 2018 , Reno Tahoe

IB Awards Nominees 2016

Complete List of Nominees for the 2016 Interbike Awards

(as of August 24, 2016)


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VeloNews – Athlete Awards


Domestic Road Cyclist of the Year (Male)


  • Gregory Daniel
  • Neilson Powless
  • Evan Huffman
  • Travis McCabe
  • Lachlan Morton


Domestic Road Cyclist of the Year (Female)


  • Kristin Armstrong
  • Coryn Rivera
  • Mara Abbott
  • Lauren Stephens


Domestic Cyclocross Rider of the Year (Male)


  • Jamie Driscoll
  • Stephen Hyde
  • Jeremy Powers
  • Logan Owen


Domestic Cyclocross Rider of the Year (Female)


  • Caroline Mani
  • Kaitlin Antonneau
  • Katie Compton
  • Amanda Miller


Domestic Mountain Bike Race of the Year


  • Boston Rebellion
  • Mammoth Kamikaze Bike Games
  • Carson City Off-Road


NICA/Athlete Award


Next Generation Rider of the Year


  • Megan Bradley
  • Elizabeth “Lia” Westermann
  • Christopher Blevins
  • Sean Bell
  • Gwendalyn Gibson


Mountain Bike Action – Product Awards


Mountain Bike of the Year


  • Intense Spider 275C
  • Specialized Stumpjumper sixFATTIE
  • Devinci Django
  • Trek Procaliber 9.9SL
  • Turner RFX V4.0
  • Pivot 429 Trail


Mountain Component of the Year


  • Magura Vyron Dropper Post
  • RockShox Super Deluxe Shock
  • Fox Float 32SC Step Cast Fork
  • SRAM Eagle Drivetrain
  • Renthal Lock-On Ultra Tacky Grips


Mountain Accessory of the Year


  • 6D ATB-1 Trail Helmet
  • Effeto Mariposa Giustaforza II Torque Wrench
  • Topeak Ninja C multi-tool bar plugs
  • Specialized SWAT Pro bib shorts
  • Five Ten Kestrel BOA Shoes


Road Bike Action – Product Awards


Road Bike of the Year


  • Bianchi Specialissima
  • Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1
  • Norco Tactic SL
  • Open U.P.
  • Trek Domane SLR
  • Felt F1 FRD


Road Component of the Year


  • Campagnolo Potenza
  • Lauf Grit fork
  • Shimano 105 Hydro brakes
  • SRAM Red eTap


Road Accessory of the Year


  • Garmin Varia Rearview Radar
  • Specialized Airnet
  • Tacx NEO Smart Trainer
  • Wahoo ELEMNT
  • Schwalbe Pro One


E-Bike Action – Product Awards


E-Bike of the Year


  • Stromer ST2s
  • Easy Motion EVO Big Bud Pro
  • Haibike AllMTN Pro
  • A2B Entz
  • Specialized Turbo Levo
  • Kalkhoff Integrale


E-Bike Product Innovation of the Year


  • Bosch CX
  • Yamaha PW Series Mid-Drive Motors
  • Shimano Steps
  • NuVinci Harmony CVT


National Bicycle Dealer Association – Supplier/Distributor Awards


The Profitability Award – Bike


  • Cannondale
  • Electra
  • Giant
  • Specialized
  • Trek


The Profitability Award – Accessories


  • Bontrager
  • Continental
  • Giant
  • Serfas
  • Specialized


The Service Award


  • Accell
  • Cannondale
  • QBP
  • Specialized
  • Trek


Brand of the Year


  • Cannondale
  • Giant
  • QBP
  • Specialized
  • Trek


Distributer of the Year


  • Hans Johnsen
  • Hawley
  • J&B
  • Olympic
  • QBP


Triathlon Business International – Athlete Awards


International Triathlete of the Year (Male/Female)


  • Jan Frodeno
  • Javier Gomez Noya
  • Daniela Ryf
  • Gwen Jorgensen


Breakthrough North American Triathlete of the Year (Male/Female)


  • Joe Maloy
  • Jesse Thomas
  • Katie Zaferes
  • Liz Lyles


Triathlon Innovation of the Year


  • SRAM Red Etap
  • Quinatan Roo PRfive
  • Torpedo Versa


PeopleForBikes – Advocacy Awards


Next Generation Award


  • Washington, DC Public Schools, Cornerstone: Biking in the Park Program
  • Bike-to-School Challenge, Northeast Ohio Suburbs
  • The Bureau of Good Roads Youth Education Program
  • Youth Bike Summit


Leadership Award


  • Congressman Earl Blumenauer, Portland, Oregon
  • S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx
  • Mayor Betsy Price, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Seleta Reynolds, GM, City of Los Angeles Dept. of Transportation


Bicycle Retailer and Industry News – Retailer Awards


Best Urban/Lifestyle Shop


  • Arriving By Bike, Eugene, OR
  • BicycleSPACE, Washington D.C.
  • Metropolis Bikes, North Hollywood, CA
  • Splendid Cycles, Portland, OR
  • Trophy Bikes, Philadelphia, PA
  • Wheelhouse, Detroit, MI


Best Pro Road Shop


  • ARB Cyclery, Irvine, CA
  • Element Multisport, Chicago, IL
  • Fitworks Cycling Support, Tucson, AZ
  • Nytro Multisport, Encinitas, CA
  • Strictly Bicycles, Fort Lee, NJ
  • Studio Velo, Mill Valley, CA


Best Mountain Bike Shop


  • 718 Cyclery, Brooklyn, NY
  • Black Mountain Bicycles, San Diego, CA
  • Hutch’s Bicycles, Bend, OR
  • Mountain Bike Specialists, Durango, CO
  • Tin Shed Sports, Nederland, CO
  • Topanga Creek Outpost, Topanga, CA


Best Women’s/Female-Friendly Shop


  • Bicycle Roots, Brooklyn, NY
  • Dashing Bicycles, New Orleans, LA
  • Folsom Bike, Folsom, CA
  • Gladys Bikes, Portland, OR
  • Pure Ride Cycles, Lake Forest, CA
  • TriBella, Denver, CO


2016 Retailer of the Year


  • Bicycle Garage Indy, Indianapolis, IN
  • Bicycle Sport Shop, Austin, TX
  • Boulder Cycle Sport, Boulder, CO
  • Conte’s Bike Shop, Virginia Beach, VA
  • Cyclepath PDX, Portland, OR
  • Goodale’s Bike Shop, Nashua, NH


Best Omni-Channel Retailer


  • Art’s Cyclery, San Luis Obispo, CA
  • Danny’s Cycles, Scarsdale, NY
  • Jenson USA, Riverside, CA
  • Mike’s Bikes, San Francisco, CA
  • Performance Bicycle, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Western Bikeworks, Portland, OR


Bicycle Product Supplier Association (BPSA) – Lifetime Achievement Award

Steve Flagg, Founder, QBP