Month: March 1986

The 5th Spot

BRAIN is looking for 10 retailers to participate in the next State of Retail panel, a Q & A feature that runs in each issue of the magazine. Panelists weigh in each edition on a business-related topic affecting the industry (click on the link above for an example of the column). The commitment begins with …

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The 5th Spot

“It’s getting to the point Where I’m no fun anymore I am sorry. Sometimes it hurts so badly I must cry out loud I am lonely. I am yours, you are mine, You are what you are And you make it hard—” —Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

CrossVegas Adds Advocacy Category

LAS VEGAS, NV (BRAIN)—Responding to a plea from industry advocacy groups, the organizers of CrossVegas have added an Advocacy category to the industry race scheduled for Wednesday, September 24. “These guys proved they’re good at their jobs; they convinced me an additional category was justified,’” said Brook Watts, co-promoter of the popular cyclocross race held …

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2008 MTB Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

CRESTED BUTTE, CO (BRAIN)—There are some big names going into the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame this year. Inductees include mountain biking’s earliest pioneer John Finley Scott, east coast mountain bike advocate Philip Keyes, Oakley’s mountain bike go-to-guy Steve Blick, suspension pioneer and bicycle designer Bob Girvin and two great racers, “Flyin’” Brian Lopes (pictured) …

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