Hall of Fame Bicycle Museum is Now Open

The US Bicycling Hall of Fame facility at 303 Third Street in Davis, CA is now open. As per county health guidelines, visitors are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. The museum and Hall of Fame is open Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and also on...

U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame Announces Four 2020 Inductees

DAVIS, Calif. (July 6, 2020) – Four legends of American cycling have been voted into the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame. The Class of 2020 inductees are: Jeff Pierce (Modern Road & Track Competitor), Marianne Martin (Veteran Road & Track Competitor), Leigh...

Hearts of Lions Excerpt

Excerpt from “Hearts of Lions: The History of American Bicycle Racing” By Peter Joffre Nye Second edition (University of Nebraska Press) When American Cycling Was Disney Land “The past is never dead. It isn’t even past.” —William Faulkner Like musicians...

Vince Menci, First Curator of the US Bicycling Hall of Fame, Dies at 92

By Peter Joffre Nye Hall of Fame inductee Vincent F. Menci passed away on March 4, 2020 at the age of 92. As curator of the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame for its first twenty years, Vince Menci traveled widely to meet men and women who had played leading roles in racing...