Tag Archives: mountain bike

French Bollé Innovates with His Helmet for cycling

Best known in Brazil for its sports glasses, Bollé presented this week its innovative helmet The One, which marks the entrance of the French manufacturer in this follow-up of cycling accessories.

The new The One stands out for its modularity, which allows you to adapt it according to the type of pedaling and its needs. Continue reading

More than One Thousand Athletes Participated in the Event

The fourth edition of the Challenge of the Rocks required a lot of skill from the 1,030 registered athletes who participated in the event on Sunday in Pomerode. Not even for moutain bike pros the proof was easy! The rain that fell during the night, and at certain times of the day, left the tracks even more challenging, which made it difficult to arrive. Continue reading

Five Reasons to Ride CIMTB Levorin in São João Del-Rei

1-It Has Excellent Structure
CIMTB Levorin offers everything an athlete needs to feel safe in a competition. As for example, the Shimano Neutral Service, in which experienced Shimano mechanics make repairs on the athletes’ bikes, regardless of category or sponsor. In addition, PUROIL’s bike washer and actions will ensure that your bike is clean even after competition or training. CIMTB Levorin also offers areas of hydration and support on the way, medical assistance with rescue team with support from the City. The well marked lane makes the competition flow smoothly. About 200 volunteers will attend the event to help athletes and the public. The athlete also finds in the event the food area and also one of the biggest fairs of mountain bike products in the country. In front of the UFSJ is prepared a large free parking area and the Military Police gives all the support on the stretch of road and in the event. Continue reading

Tips for Pedaling

Using a bicycle is a good investment, not only for the environment (non-polluting vehicle), but above all for the health of the user. Cycling is one of the best forms of physical activity. Pedaling exercises the cardio respiratory system and imposes less stress on the joints, and can help burn from 400 to 700 kcal. It is a very economic form of physical activity, because if the individual owns a bicycle the activity is free and can be done anytime and anywhere! Continue reading

Olympic Torch Will Pass and Be Carried on Mountain Bike

It is not news that the Olympic Torch will go all over Brazil, but the symbol of the Olympic Games will be in São João del-Rei on the 15th, same day as the Levantin International Mountain Bike Cup (CIMTB Levorin) will be taking place in the city . The Olympic torch ceremony will be carried by three people. One of them is representative of the mountain bike, the Sanjoanense José Mauro Caputo, known as Nature, who runs CIMTB Levorin for about 20 years. The second stage, which takes place between May 13 and 15, will be decisive in the number of places and representatives of mountain biking in the 2016 Games, as the Olympic Cycle will close on May 25. Continue reading

Registration Open for Second Stage of CIMTB Levorin

The second leg of the Levantin International Mountain Bike Cup (CIMTB Levorin), in São João del-Rei, is open. The event will take place between May 13 and 15, at the Tancredo Neves Campus of the Federal University of São João del-Rei (UFSJ). This year’s entries go until May 6 (Friday), which is a novelty. To register, the athlete must access the CIMTB website and go to the ‘Make your registration’ link. Continue reading

Last Days to Guarantee Vacancy at Opening of CIMTB Levorin

Cyclists and mountain runners willing to take part in the first leg of the Levorin International Mountain Bike Cup should rush. Entries are only available until Sunday (1/3), on the official competition website,  out site ning of the main MTB competition in Latin America from March 6 to 8 at the Tauá Grande Hotel in Araxá (MG) will bring together athletes from around the world, with ten countries already confirmed. Continue reading

Campos Do Jordão Hosts Opening of Chaoyang Brazil Enduro Series

Accustomed to receiving mountain bikers on the most diverse local trails, the municipality of Campos do Jordão – located 173 km from São Paulo-is ready for the opening of the Chaoyang Brasil Enduro Series, the third edition of the main Enduro MTB event in the country. Between April 30th and May 1st, Saturday and Sunday, 225 athletes from 7 Brazilian states plus Distrito Federal will gather at the ZOOM Bike Park, at Avenida Pedro Paulo (Estrada do Horto Florestal), 7,997, for the first Three stages of the event. Continue reading