Big Bear Cycling Association Welcomes Pure Black Racing


Big Bear, Ca, April 10, 2011 -Pure Black Racing, professional cycling team from New Zealand made Big Bear Valley a training ground for the past few weeks while they prepared for the Redland's Bike Classic, and other upcoming races.  They chose Big Bear for its high altitude setting, and told KBHR that they enjoyed riding around the valley.  … [Read more...]

Bear Valley Bikes Women’s Team Isn’t Afraid To Get Dirty


Big Bear, Ca, April 7, 2011, 8:00am - Bear Valley Bikes, the local bike shop and bike team that originally started in 1993 as Big Bear Bikes has gone through many changes over the years.  In 2000 current owner Derek Hermon took over the shop and the team, and this year has established Bear Valley Bike’s first ever stand alone Women’s Team.  … [Read more...]

Professional Cycling Team Pure Black Makes Big Bear Training Ground


Big Bear, Ca, April 3, 2011, 12:00pm - Roman van Uden, professional road cyclist from New Zealand for Pure Black Racing, won the pro men's criterium at the Redlands Bike Classic on Saturday April 2nd.  The New Zealand pro team Pure Black has been training in the Big Bear Valley last week, and will return to Big Bear this week to continue training … [Read more...]

Rules Of The Road For Cyclists

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Big Bear, Ca, March 30, 2011, 12:00pm -With spring weather returning more bicycles have been spotted around town.  Bicycles are used for recreation, and as transportation around the valley, therefore  KBHR and the Big Bear Cycling Association want to remind motorists and cyclists of rules of the road to keep Big Bear a safe environment for … [Read more...]

Big Bear Cyclists Competing in the Susitna 100

Big Bear, Ca February 20, 2011 1:00 pm - Big Bear residents, John and Dave Emig are in Alaska having the adventure of a lifetime.  This weekend they are participating in the Susitna 100, a 2-day bike, ski, or foot race outside Anchorage.  The father and son team are competing with 58 other bicyclists to complete the 100 mile race.  The Susitna … [Read more...]

John and Dave Emig Travel To Alaska for Susitna 100 Bike Race


Big Bear, Ca, February 16, 2011, 3:00pm - John and Dave Emig, father and son adventure seekers from the Big Bear Valley leave today (Left February 16th) for Alaska.  Their search for adventure has brought them to accept the challenge of 100-mile bike ride through the cold, remote wilderness of Alaska for the Susitna 100 48 hour bike race.  The … [Read more...]

Williams Brothers Team Up For The Win


Big Bear, Ca, November 15, 2010, 3:00pm - Brothers Casey and Cameron Williams competed this past weekend in the 12 hours of Temecula endurance mountain bike race.  This was the first race in which 16 year old Casey, and 14 year old Cameron raced together as a duo open team, and it paid off as they won the duo category, and placed 2nd overall … [Read more...]

Bear Valley Bikes Hosts Ellsworth Demo Day

Bear Valley Bikes is now a platinum Ellsworth bicycle dealer and to celebrate they are hosting a Demo day.  Join Bear Valley Bikes for some of Big Bears Best single track (including the secret stuff) and get the chance to test ride a brand new Ellsworth! The entire demo truck will be on hand!  Any questions call the shop at 909 866 8000, or email … [Read more...]

Big Bear Local Becomes Goldsprints World Champ


Big Bear Lake, Ca, September 28, 2010, 4:00pm - The Goldsprints World Championships were held last Thursday in Las Vegas, Nevada, in which four Big Bear locals competed.  Derek Hermon, Clay Bennett, Steve Marshall, and Angela Meyers all competed in the stationary bike races, which require riders to spin as fast as they can for 500 and 1000 … [Read more...]

Bear Valley Bikes Wins Rim Nordic Race Series


Big Bear, Ca, August 30, 2010, 4:00pm - This weekend marked the series finale for the Rim Nordic Mountain bike series.  Teams from Big Bear, California, and Las Vegas came together to compete in Super-D and Cross Country races.  Team Bear Valley Bikes came away with the top spot in both race categories, surpassing the competition in points, and … [Read more...]