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...

Hall of Fame & Bicycle Museum Closed for COVID-19

The US Bicycling Hall of Fame facility at 303 Third Street in Davis, CA will be closed temporarily beginning July 3, 2020 for at least weeks to comply with county health directives for indoor museums to combat the spread of the coronavirus and to protect visitors and...

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 endowed with...

New Book Reveals 1890s Women Cyclists Competing Nationwide

Book Review By Peter Joffre Nye WOMEN ON THE MOVE: The Forgotten Era of Women’s Bicycling Racing By Roger Gilles. 360 pp. 31 photos. University of Nebraska Press. American cycling, like art, has evolved through many crucial periods, and Roger Gilles brings back to...

2018 Induction

Hall of Fame Inducts Four By Peter Joffre Nye Davis, CA (November 10, 2018)—The 32nd annual U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame inductions unfolded against a background of California wildfires. As Jerry Ash, the 1973 match sprint track champion and winner from 1977 to 1979 of...

U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame Announces Four 2018 Inductees

DAVIS, Calif. (September 5, 2018) – The U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame will induct four legends of American cycling in ceremonies being held on November 10 in Davis, California.  The honorees represent several disciplines within the sport of cycling. The inductees are...