Bkool, the indoor bike trainer for virtual cycling will be a new vendor for 2015. They provide the most realistic experience with Their turbo trainer. Visit their booth to learn more and try your skill at their trainer competition to win great prizes.
At 12:30 on the Presenter’s Stage, they will be leading Virtual Cycling 101 – This isn’t the stationary trainer we all love to hate. Virtual cycling using today’s latest computer simulator and video technologies lets you ride anywhere in the world, with anyone on the planet, from the comfort of your own home. It’s like video gaming from your bike! Learn how you can train, tour and even race online, get better results, and just plain have more fun. You’ll learn how to set up custom training plans, analyze your fitness data, even see how you can join the world of virtual cycling without spending a lot of cash.
Dispelling the Myths about Electric Bikes
Learn the facts about electric bikes from a panel of experts who will answer such questions as: Are electric bikes legal? Can you ride them on bike paths in Denver & Boulder?, Are electric bike cheating?, Aren’t electric bikes expensive?, and more. You will also learn; What are the benefits, Can you motorize your current bike, if an electric bike is for you, what is the best type of motor? The Pros & Cons of used verses new, and what to look for before buying one.
1:00pm on the Main Stage
More info on electric bikes here.
Tickets are on sale now at all Performance Bike stores. Tickets from Performance are $6, or you may buy them at the door for $8. To find a store near you, please visit them here.
Performance Bike will be doing some free wrenching and fitting at VeloSwap this year as a service to the buyers. There are great deals and lots to pick from at VeloSwap, but getting the correct fit is essential to fun riding in the future.
Performance will help you make a good selection or make a small adjustment to insure you get the right bike and gear at the event. They will be located in the front section of the hall. And always remember, support your local bike shop!
Getting your bike to fit your body and your riding style is just the start. Forty-year industry veteran and Community Cycles Boulder’s President Ray Keener will show you how to achieve a comfortable position and an efficient technique once the fit is right.
Don’t miss Ray Keener at VeloSwap this year on the presenters stage at 11:30am!!
Subaru continues its support of the Subaru VeloSwap in 2015 extending its run for well over 10 years. Subaru comes back as title sponsor as the core values of the event closely parallel those of Subaru and include recycling, zero waste and healthy outdoor activities.
Additionally, Subaru believe in cycling and supports many non-profits and teams to help keep cycling strong in Colorado. Please join us in thanking them for their support and stay tuned for fun Subaru activities happening at the event.