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Dec 01, 2010

Topeak Blog is Online!

Our new blog will be the new place to find the latest Topeak product news and Topeak Ergon Race Team news Details

Nov 29, 2010

Topeak awarded 1st place in 2010 German magazine reader surveys

Readers from Europe's leading cycling magazines vote for the best brands and Topeak remains at the top! Details

Nov 24, 2010

Claro Brasil Ride: Kerkove and Looney take 3rd place

USA team riders, Sonya Looney and Jeff Kerkove, finalized their 2010 racing season by finishing 3rd overall in the new 6-day mountain bike stage race known as the Claro Brasil Ride. Details

Nov 24, 2010

Mellow Johnny’s 6 Hour

Topeak Ergon racer Yuki Saito takes 3rd place at Lance's annual race Details

Nov 24, 2010

Race Day: A short Film

Irina Kalentieva. Authentic, Intimate and behind the scenes. Details

Oct 25, 2010

Oktoberfest: The Ergon 24 hour Racing Team finishes the season with two victories.

Kim Tofaute won the last race of the Rhineland Cup in Germany. Trevor Allen meanwhile won the Oktoberfest 8 hour race in Bristol UK. Details

Oct 13, 2010

Roc D’Azur – A double victory to end the season

In the South of France this last weekend, Team Topeak Ergon riders Alban Lakata and Sally Bigham showed the world that even at the end of the season, their form is still tip-top. Details

Oct 04, 2010

Topeak-Ergon Team riders headed to the Claro Brasil Ride Stage Race

Topeak Ergon races Jeff Kerkove and Sonya Looney are headed to the Claro Brazil 6 day stage race to cap off their 2010 season Co-Ed Duo racing endeavors Details

Sep 29, 2010

Plymouth: Sally takes a surprise 3rd place

A surprise third place marked the 5th stage of the British NPS (National Points Series) Details

Sep 29, 2010

German Marathon Championships: Wolfram attacks to take 3rd place

Wolfram podiums at the German Marathon Championship. Robert Mennen quits with equipment failure. Details

Sep 20, 2010

Saalhausen: Top Ten Finishes for Wolfram and Robert in the last race of the Bundesliga

The Bundesliga series is completed with Wolfram Kurschat and Robert Mennen finishing in the Top Ten of the last race. Details

Sep 20, 2010

Trans Zollernalb: Alban in a nail biting 3rd place at the German Stage Race

In the fight for seconds at the Trans Zollernalb stage race, Alban Lakata took third overall. Details

Sep 17, 2010

Topeak Interbike FaceBook Dealer Give Away!

Grab you camera phone and stop by Topeak booth 3905 for your chance to win cool products. Details

Sep 17, 2010

Topeak heads to Las Vegas for INTERBIKE

The biggest brands in cycling will converge in Las Vegas, Nevada for the industry only INTERBIKE trade show September 22nd ~ 24th. Details

Sep 16, 2010

Pippingford, United Kingdom: Sally defends her national title!

Topeak Ergon rider Sally Bigham is the British Marathon Champion! Details

Sep 13, 2010

Vapor Trail 125 – Jeff Kerkove Races to Victory!

Kerkove Sets a new course record in this 200K endurance epic. Details

Sep 09, 2010

Trans North Georgia Race – Eddie O’Dea Races to Victory!

Topeak Ergon Racer Eddie O'Dea wins the Trans North Georgia, a grueling, non-stop, 3+ day mountain bike race across the state of Georgia with 350 miles and has approximately 50,000 ft of aggressive climbing.  Details

Sep 06, 2010

Trans North Georga MTB race: Eddie O'Dea takes the win!

Topeak Ergon racer Eddie O'Dea wins this incredible multi day off road epic. Details

Sep 06, 2010

Mt. Saint Anne: Irina takes the silver at the World Championships

Irina Kalentieva finishes second in World Championships in Canada Details

Aug 31, 2010

Tribble Mill 6 Hour Race – Namrita Rides to Victory!

This past weekend in Georgia, Namrita O'Dea took on the 6 hour version of the 6/12 hour race at Tribble Mill Park. This race is part of the Chain Buster Endurance Mountain Bike Race Series of 5 events in the Southeast USA. Details

Aug 30, 2010

Breck-Epic Stage Race Wrap Up

Jeff and Sonya, working as a coed duo race team, take a hard earned victory in this monster Colorado off-road stage race. Details

Aug 29, 2010

BRECK-EPIC: STAGE 6 – Victory for Jeff and Sonya!

Team Topeak Ergon riders Jeff Kerkove and Sonya Looney take on this Colorado 6-day ultra-endurance mountain bike stage race. Details

Aug 27, 2010

Topeak Heads to Eurobike 2010

Once again the largest brands in cycling will converge in Friedrichshafen, Germany for the EUROBIKE trade show August 31th to September 4th. Details

Aug 26, 2010

BRECK-EPIC: STAGE 5 – A Stage Win... Still in the Lead!

Team Topeak Ergon riders Jeff Kerkove and Sonya Looney take on this Colorado 6-day ultra-endurance mountain bike stage race. Details

Aug 26, 2010

BRECK-EPIC: STAGE 4 – A Tough Day for Sonya

Team Topeak Ergon riders Jeff Kerkove and Sonya Looney take on this Colorado 6-day ultra-endurance mountain bike stage race. Details

Aug 25, 2010

BRECK-EPIC: STAGE 3 – Still in the Lead!

Team Topeak Ergon riders Jeff Kerkove and Sonya Looney take on this Colorado 6-day ultra-endurance mountain bike stage race. Details

Aug 24, 2010

BRECK-EPIC: STAGE 2 – Leaders Jersey for Kerkove and Looney!

Team Topeak Ergon riders Jeff Kerkove and Sonya Looney take on this Colorado MTB stage race. Details

Aug 24, 2010

24hr World Championship: Ergon 24 Racing Team defends their silver medal!

Ergon Team 24 riders Kim Tofaute and Benjamin Brochhagen were able to defend their position as the World’s second best two man 24 hour team while Trevor Allen, going for the solo title, crashed heavily causing him to pull out. Details

Aug 23, 2010

BRECK-EPIC: STAGE 1

Team Topeak Ergon riders Jeff Kerkove and Sonya Looney take on this Colorado MTB stage race. Details

Aug 20, 2010

RACE EMOTIONS

Magura commissioned a camera crew to film the the Topeak-Ergon Team at the World Cup in Offenburg Germany. Details

Aug 19, 2010

Bikeradar takes a close look at Dave Wiens' Rotwind R.R2 Team Edition Hardtail.

Dave Wiens gives Bikeradar access to his Leadville race machine. Details

Aug 19, 2010

Trevor Allen takes the East of England Championship

Trevor Allen, won the East of England XC Championship this past weekend. On a fast, but windy course, Trevor was able to take the title and work his way up the Elite rankings. Details

Aug 17, 2010

Upcoming Topeak MTB clinics

Join Topeak Ergon Team racers Eddie and Namrita O'Dea for riding and repair tips at these two upcoming MTB clinics. Details

Aug 16, 2010

Double Podium at the IronBike Marathon

Sally Bigham and Alban Lakata raced a successful Ischgl Ironbike Marathon. Sally came away with the win, while the Marathon World Champion settled for third. Details

Aug 15, 2010

The Leadville 100 Race Report

The Granddaddy of the 100-mile races, the 2010 Leadville 100 was one for the record books! Details

Aug 15, 2010

Topeak Ergon MTB clinic at Atlanta REI

REI Topeak clinic featuring racers Eddie and Namrita O'Dea Details

Aug 15, 2010

THE ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 30: THE FINAL PUSH AND THE RACE

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 11, 2010

St. Wendel, Germany: Lakata wins the World Championship!

Winning the World Marathon Title in Germany this past weekend saw Alban Lakata living out his dreams. For Sally Bigham the race started with a small bit of bad luck, but she managed to pull a respectable 8th place out of the bag. Making her World Championship premiere, racing for the USA, Sonya Looney finished 30th. Wolfram Kurschat started, but unfortunately had to drop out. Details

Aug 11, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 28: FINAL TOUCHES?

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 10, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 27: “JUST THE FACTS, MA’AM.”

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 10, 2010

Topeak-Ergon racers Namrita and Eddie O’Dea give MTB Clinic

Learn first hand from elite endurance racers Namrita and Eddie O what it takes to be a better mountain biker Details

Aug 10, 2010

Alban Lakata is the UCI World Marathon Champion 2010!

In a sensational battle, Alban Lakata takes the Marathon World Championship! Details

Aug 09, 2010

Jeff Kerkove takes on the CTR

The Colorado Trail Race is a 470 mile self supported endurance test against the elements. Jeff K. put in an epic effort but in the end... the elements won the battle. Details

Aug 09, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 26: NEW RACE BIKE

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 08, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 25: RIDE 4 YELLOW

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 08, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 24: STEAMBOAT SINGLETRACK

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 07, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 23: FRIDAY FRENZY

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 06, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 22: HOW ABOUT A DAY OFF?

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 04, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 21: COLORADO HIGHWAY 92

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 03, 2010

Val di Sole: Irina sprints to the podium!

In an exciting finale, Irina sprints onto the podium at the latest World Cup! Details

Aug 03, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 20: A POWDER DAY!

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 02, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 19: EASY DAY

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Aug 02, 2010

KERKOVE COMMITS TO COLORADO TRAIL RACE

Topeak Ergon racer Jeff Kerkove takes on this 470 mile self supported extreme endurance event. Details

Aug 01, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 18: THE THREE PASS RIDE

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 30, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 17: TGIF

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 29, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 15: MORE INTERVALS

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 29, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 16: “IT WAS A VERY GOOD RIDE”

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 29, 2010

Plymouth: The first win of the season for the Ergon 24h Racing Team

The team celebrates its first win of the season in England. Details

Jul 28, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 14: THE HEART OF COLORADO

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 27, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 13: PULLING DOWN THE HARDTAIL

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 27, 2010

Champéry: Challenging Conditions in Switzerland

Conditions make the World Cup in Champéry a challenge for athletes and equipment. Details

Jul 26, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 12: OUT AND BACK

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 25, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 11: GUNSIGHT PASS

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 24, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 10: RPM’S

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 23, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 9: THE BOOK

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 22, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 8: BASEBALL AND MAX HR

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 22, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 7: GERHARD WORKOUT

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 21, 2010

ROAD TO LEADVILLE Part 6: What's the Plan?

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 20, 2010

Road to Leadville Part 5: MONARCH CREST

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 19, 2010

Breckenridge 68

Topeak Ergon racer Jeff Kerkove takes 4th at this tough Colorado endurance event. Details

Jul 19, 2010

National championships: 1 victory, 1 second place, 1 fourth place

Irina Kalentieva wins in Russia, Alban Lakata takes second in Austria and Robert Mennen shows his strength, finishing fourth in Germany. Details

Jul 16, 2010

German National Championships: Wolfram will not race.

Injury dictates that current German National Champion not to defend title. Details

Jul 16, 2010

The Road to Leadville Part 4 - Hitting the Hills

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 16, 2010

WOMEN’S ONLY MTB KLINIK

Join Ergon, Topeak and Wheat Ridge Cyclery for a free MTB Clinic (that’s Klinik in German!). Become a better mountain biker with help from professional rider, Sonya Looney of Team Topeak-Ergon. Details

Jul 15, 2010

The Road to Leadville Part 2

Dave Wiens gives his thoughts and tips leading to this years Leadville 100 MTB Race. Details

Jul 15, 2010

Women's Mountain Bike Weekend at Mulberry Gap Mountain Bike Get-A-Way

Join Namrita O’Dea of Team Topeak-Ergon for an all-women mountain bike weekend in the North Georgia Mountains. Details

Jul 14, 2010

Eddie O'dea's Recon Video of the Trans North Georgia

Our own Eddie O preps for this 350 mile self-supported monster race Details

Jul 14, 2010

Sonya Looney selected to 2010 USA Marathon Worlds Team

USA Cycling adds Sonya to the Worlds team roster Details

Jul 14, 2010

Dolomiti SuperBike Marathon - Double Podium!

Sally Bigham and Alban Lakata each finish in third place! Details

Jul 13, 2010

XC EURO CHAMPIONSHIPS: ISRAEL

Robert Mennen was the highest placed of two German starters at the European Cross Country Championships which took place in Israel this past weekend. The 25 year old’s start was hampered by poor signage, causing him to lose a number of places. Details

Jul 12, 2010

Cascade Cream Puff 100

Sonya takes 2nd at the Oregon 100 mile classic Details

Jul 08, 2010

MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIP REPORT FROM DAVE WIENS

Dave's first hand account of the Firecracker 50 National Marathon Championships Details

Jul 07, 2010

Firecracker 50: USA Marathon National Championships

Four Topeak Ergon racers travel to the ski resort town of Brecenridge, Colorado for the USA Marathon National Championships. Details

Jun 24, 2010

Lumberjack 100

The O'Dea Duo take on this upper midwest 100 mile Endurance event. Details

Jun 22, 2010

TOPEAK-ERGON STORMS THE BAILEY HUNDO

Dave Weins, Sonya Looney and Yuki Saito finish high in this new Colorado endurance event. Details

Jun 15, 2010

Albstadt, Germany: Hellish conditions for Kurschat and Mennen.

Heavy rainfall made for a mud-fest at the German Bundesliga race this last weekend. Kurschat fought his way to 8th, while Mennen rode to 14th place. Details

Jun 14, 2010

Willingen: Lakata wins the endurance event!

The Topeak Ergon Team had a double podium at the marathon event in Willingen, Germany.  With three distances to chose from, Alban Lakata won the long distance and Sally Bigham took second in the mid distance race. Details

Jun 07, 2010

Trans Germany Stage 4: A Sensational Win for Mennen!

Robert Mennen surprises on the final stage with his first victory since turning pro. Alban Lakata once again finishes second. Sally Bigham’s day spoilt by bad luck. Details

Jun 06, 2010

Trans German Stage 3: Alban takes 2nd.

In a day that saw Lakata taking second place, Sally Bigham secured 5th place again, while Robert Mennen confirmed that the problems of yesterday were behind him with a 10th place finish. Details

Jun 04, 2010

Trans-Germany Stage 2: A stage Win for Alban Lakata

Alban Lakata won the second stage of the Trans-Germany out sprinting Sauser. Sally Bigham secured fourth place on the day while Robert Mennen struggled through the stage despite stomach problems. Details

Jun 03, 2010

Trans Germany Stage 1: 2nd Place for Alban Lakata

Poor conditions faced Alban Lakata, Robert Mennen and Sally Bigham. The day was a success all the same, with a second place and two 5th place finishes. Details

Jun 02, 2010

BURN 24 Hour Challenge

Topeak-Ergon solo racers Namrita and Eddie O' Dea trade turns on a 5 person team. Details

Jun 01, 2010

The Original Growler

Topeak-Ergon racers tackle one of the toughest endurance races in the west. Details

May 25, 2010

Topeak-Ergon racers Namrita and Eddie O’Dea perform 24 Hour Endurance Race Clinic

Learn first hand from elite endurance racers Namrita and Eddie O what it takes to compete in and succeed at today's 24 hour mountain bike races Details

May 24, 2010

Offenburg: Kalentieva and Kuschat finish in the top ten

Irina Kalentieva and Wolfram Kurschat get top ten places at the World Cup in Offenburg. Mennen finished 44th, Lakata fought his way up to 63. Details

May 18, 2010

Heubach: Bundesliga round 2. Kurschat finds his form.

Equipment issues rob Kurschat of the lead. Kalentieva finishes fifth after a hard week’s training. Lakata and Mennen go home unsatisfied. Details

May 10, 2010

Topeak-Ergon Team riders Sonya Looney and Yuki Saito take 3rd and 4th at Front Range 50.

Team riders finished well in this second race in the Rocky Mountain Ultra Regional Endurance Series. Details

May 10, 2010

IMBA World Summit: Day 3

It's Day 3 of the IMBA World Summit and there is a still a palpable energy in this group.  It may be the coffee, but most likely it's that these are a few hundred of the most driven trail builders in the world.  It's inspiring to be around them. Details

May 08, 2010

IMBA World Summit: Day 2

Today began the real meat of the what makes up the summit which is the learning sessions on subjects such as Bike Park Maintenance, Funding Trail Projects and All Weather Trails. Details

May 07, 2010

IMBA World Summit - What's this all about?

Augusta GA is where the great minds of mountain bike advocacy are gathered for the 2010 edition of the IMBA World Summit. Details

May 06, 2010

Eddie O'Dea joins the Topeak team.

Topeak-Ergon endurance racer Eddie O'Dea joins the Topeak team as the USA in-market representative. Details

May 05, 2010

World Cup Success for Kurschat – Bronze Medal!

Wolfram Kurschat fights for the lead at the Houffalize World Cup. Details

May 05, 2010

Riva del Garda: Lakata stands on the Podium!

3rd Place for the World Number 2 at Lake Garda Details

May 04, 2010

WOLFRAM KURSCHAT POST RACE HOUFFALIZE 2010

A post race interview with Topeak-Ergon racer Wofram Kurschat on his 3rd place finish at Houffalize Details

May 03, 2010

Topeak-Ergon Team riders Eddie and Namrita O'Dea take on the 2010 Pisgah MTB adventure race.

The Ergon sponsored Pisgah Mountain Bike Adventure Race is not to be taken lightly. Details

Apr 30, 2010

Ride along with Topeak Ergon racer Robert Mennen – Dalby onboard video

Topeak-Ergon rader Robert Mennen presents a riders POV of the World Cup course at Dalby Forest. Details

Apr 30, 2010

MUD AND PODIUMS Cohutta 100 & Big Frog 65

Eddie & Namrita O’Dea of the Topeak-Ergon Team took on epic weather conditions and tough competition in the southern Appalachian Mountains this weekend. Details

Apr 29, 2010

TOPEAK-ERGON AT THE WHISKEY 50

Three members of Topeak-Ergon USA made the trip to north central Arizona to take on the Whiskey 50 Off-Road mountain bike race. Details

Apr 26, 2010

Schurter Victorious at Dalby Forest World Cup

Reigning world champion Nino Schurter won the men's 43km race in a spectacular sprint, when he outsprinted Olympic champion Julien Absalon. Details

Apr 26, 2010

Irina Kalentieva post race interview

Irina gives a quick recap of her win at Dalby Forest, World Cup round one. Details

Apr 26, 2010

Irina Kalentieva wins the first World Cup!

A clear win underlines Russian Kalentieva’s top form and secures the team another notable success. Details

Apr 22, 2010

BikeRadar's Technical Editor James Huang takes a look at the new Team Issue accessories

At this year's Sea Otter Classic, Topeak debuted a new range of higher-end gear intended for more discerning users such as their own Topeak-Ergon pro mountain bike team. More than 30 items are included in the collection, from pumps to tools to bags. Details

Apr 21, 2010

Hero for the day... Robert Mennen!

The MTB season is underway in Germany. Robert Mennen surprises with an awesome start, Alban Lakata rode his own race, and Irina Kalentieva crashes. Details

Apr 14, 2010

Topeak Unveils New Team Issue Series Gear at Sea Otter Classic

Topeak unveils their new Team Issue Series accessories at the Sea Otter Classic in Monterey CA, April 15th – 18th. Details

Apr 13, 2010

What competition? Irina wins at the Racer Bikes Cup!

A perfect start to the season for the World Champion, while Kurschat was left wanting. Details

Apr 06, 2010

Team Topeak-Ergon USA - 6 HRS OF WARRIOR CREEK

North Carolina, USA - Topeak-Ergon USA members Eddie and Namrita O’Dea joined forces again to compete in the Warrior Creek 6 hour race in North Carolina.  Details

Apr 01, 2010

Cross Country racers begin their season

This last weekend saw Team Topeak Ergon riders Wolfram Kurschat and Robert Mennen start their cross-country season in Buchs, Switzerland. Details

Mar 31, 2010

Cape Epic: Sally Bigham and Alban Lakata, both finish third overall – on different teams.

After eight stages, both riders that Team Topeak Ergon had at the Cape Epic, a legendary stage race in South Africa, finished third in their classes. Details

Mar 27, 2010

Race Against Time: Time Trial at the Cape Epic

Cape Epic: Day 5. The fifth stage of the Cape Epic was a highlight and a first. The riders faced a 27km time trial. Details

Mar 24, 2010

Dust, Dust and more Dust... Alban Lakata and Kevin Evans build their lead in the overall classification.

Alban Lakata and Kevin Evans from Qhubeka Topeak Ergon Team finished third in day two of the Cape Epic stage race, building their lead in the overall. Details

Mar 22, 2010

Lakata is an ANIMAL!

Those words are not ours, they appeared on the live ticker for the legendary Cape Epic stage race in South Africa. Alban Lakata and Kevin Evans, riding for a joint team, under the MTN Business Qhubeka Topeak Ergon team name, acquired the moniker while riding the initial stage. Details

Mar 16, 2010

Topeak Mega Morph™ wins “Best of the Best” at Red Dot Design Awards

For the 5th straight year Topeak has again been recognized at the international Red Dot Design competition with its new Mega Morph™ floor pump winning the coveted “Best of the Best” award. Details

Mar 15, 2010

Air BackPack, RaceRocket MasterBlaster and Mini 20 Pro win international Red Dot design awards

For the last five years running, Topeak has won the Red Dot award for design excellence and this year is no different with the new Air BackPack, RaceRocket mini pump and the Mini 20 Pro tool receiving this prestigious prize. Details

Mar 11, 2010

The First Win of 2010... An Unchallenged Victory

Riding as a guest in the MTN Energade Team, Topeak/Ergon team rider Alban Lakata adds a victory in the Subaru Sani2c stage race. Details

Mar 07, 2010

Topeak to attend the 2010 International Taipei Cycle Show

The cycling industry once again comes to Taiwan for the 2010 International Taipei Cycle Show March 17th ~ 20th. Details

Nov 04, 2009

RACE ACROSS THE SKY – ENCORE EVENT

Back by popular demand, NCM Fathom and Citizen Pictures brings Race Across the Sky – Leadville Trail 100 Encore Event back to select movie theatres nationwide for ONLY ONE NIGHT on Thursday, November 12th at 8:00 pm EST/ 7:00 pm CST/ 9:00 pm MST/ 8:00 pm PST. Don’t miss your last chance to see this inspirational event at a theater near you! Details

Oct 07, 2009

Topeak brands go to London Cycle Show

Details

Oct 05, 2009

Topeak brings the Jango Flik folding bike to Interbike East

For dealers and shop staff that could not attend the Interbike show in Las Vegas, here's a second chance to see the best brands in cycling on October 8th ~ 11th at the beautiful Roger Williams Park in Providence RI. This year consumers can join in on the action with two days (10th & 11th) dedicated to the cycling community. Details

Sep 18, 2009

Topeak brands go to Interbike

The biggest brands in cycling will converge in Las Vegas, Nevada for the industry only INTERBIKE trade show September 23rd ~ 25th. Details

Sep 09, 2009

Topeak Sponsored Racers Win 2 Gold Medals, and 1 Bronze Medal at World Championships!

Topeak-Ergon's Irina Kalentieva and Team Scott-Swisspower's Nino Schurter win XC Gold while Team Scott-Swisspower racer Florian Vogel takes home a XC Bronze! Details

Aug 24, 2009

Topeak at EuroBike Show 2009

Once again the largest brands in cycling will converge in Friedrichshafen, Germany for the EUROBIKE trade show September 2nd ~ 5th. Details

Aug 17, 2009

Dave Wiens takes 2nd place at the Leadville 100 mountain bike race

On an incredible day of racing, Topeak/Ergon rider Dave Wiens battled the elements and a fiercely determined Lance Armstrong to take the second step on the podium at this year's Leadville 100 Details

Aug 14, 2009

Another LeadVille victory for Dave?

Saturday the 15th is finally the day. The Leadville 100 ultra marathon race’s next edition starts. Could it be a similar epic duel like last year? Details

Aug 13, 2009

Kurschat not to attend the World Championships

The German National XC Champion has decided against travelling to Australia for the World Championships. Details

Aug 10, 2009

A clear winner – Wolfram Kurschat

Wolfram wins the Sigma Sport Bike Marathon with more than 13 minutes lead. Details

Aug 06, 2009

A 7 minute advantage

Alban Lakata wins the Stubai Bike Marathon by a good margin Details

Aug 05, 2009

2 x 2: Irina on the podium in Canada again – World Cup in Bromont / Canada

Riding in really poor conditions, Irina took her second World Cup second place in as many weeks. For Wolfram Kurschat and Robert Mennen the event turned into a test of wills, as the course became a bout of hike-a-bike. Details

Aug 01, 2009

The myth of the TransAlp remains

18,808m of climbing, 528km, three countries, eight stages, 24hours 50 minutes and 57 seconds of maximum concentration, of unrelenting physically challenging terrain, of extreme cold, extreme heat and at the end, a fantastic 7th place. For Team Topeak Ergon, the TransAlp 2009 was a successful mission. Details

Jul 28, 2009

Who are we racing, each other, or the unrelenting course?

Irina Kalentieva, Wolfram Kurschat and Robert Mennen at the World Cup in Canada. 2nd Place for Irina Details

Jul 24, 2009

TransAlp 2009 Stage 7: Kaltern to Andalo

The road to Lake Garda – 9th place for Alban and Dave Details

Jul 23, 2009

TransAlp 2009 Stage 5: St. Christina to Sarthein

Halfway through the mountains. 6th position, and a look back over the 5 stages Details

Jul 22, 2009

TransAlp 2009 Stage 4: Brixen to St. Christina

Best result so far – 5th place Details

Jul 20, 2009

Trans-Alp 2009 Stage 3: Mayrhofen to Brixen

Dave and Alban on the forward march and take a 8th place finish on the third stage Details

Jul 19, 2009

Kurschat: At the top of his game

Wolfram Kurschat is the German National Champion. Details

Jul 17, 2009

Tran-Alp 2009 Stage 2: Reith to Mayrhofen. The hardest mountain-bike stage race in the World begins

Solid performance from Lakata and Wiens sees 16th place finish Details

Jul 16, 2009

Transalp 2009 Stage 1: Mittenwald to Alpbach. Snow, in July?

First stage cancelled owing to adverse weather conditions. Details

Jul 15, 2009

Thinking of a win

The marathon endurance race in Germany’s Albstadt was a chance for Alban Lakata to really show everyone who's the boss. Details

Jul 13, 2009

Irina Kalentieva Takes Silver

Irina Kalentieva’s challenge for the European Champion’s title saw her taking the silver medal, while Robert Mennen’s race saw a 53rd place finish. Details

Jul 07, 2009

Jango adds a Multi-Mobility folding series to their innovative line of bicycles

The Jango Flik™ is easy to ride, remarkably convenient to use and one of the fastest-to-fold bikes in the world. Details

Jul 01, 2009

Sally Fights Her Way to the Podium

After a difficult week at the Trans-Germany Sally Bigham, the Great British Marathon Champion finds herself on the second step of the podium after a hard battle. Details

Jul 01, 2009

Defending a Title

This last Saturday saw Alban Lakata (Austria) defending his title as the Austrian National Champion. Details

Jun 25, 2009

Trans Germany Drama

Alban luck runs out. Sally Bigham in excellent form. Details

Jun 23, 2009

24 hours. A Race to Exhaustion

Two riders, 693km, 63 laps, 6930 meters of climbing and all in 24 hours. These are the statistics from the Munich 24 hour race, where Kim Tofaute and Benjamin Brochhagen represented Team Topeak Ergon this last weekend. Details

Jun 19, 2009

One marathon, two wins, and the leader’s jersey.

Last weekend’s Willingen festival in Germany was a huge success for the Topeak Ergon Racing Team. Details

Jun 04, 2009

Sally just cannot be stopped!

Defending her National Marathon Title, Sally Bigham (GB) played to her strengths, and rode off the front to a solo victory to retain her British Champion's Jersey. Details

Jun 04, 2009

Lakata wins in Steiermark!

A four day stage race, the Alpentour Trophy takes place in the Austrian area of Steiermark. The start and finish is in the town of Schladming, and for Lakata, this is his back yard. Details

May 25, 2009

Nail Biting Final in Madrid

Wolfram protects his second place in the World Cup overall classification. Irina below form owing performance to a cold. Details

May 20, 2009

Lakata’s comeback

A second place finish at the Oetzler Cross Forest race marks a change in Lakata’s form. Details

May 20, 2009

Topeak/Ergon USA racer Sonya Looney goes big!

Accomplished endurance racer and Topeak/Ergon rider Sonya Looney helps riders get through their first long race. Details

May 18, 2009

Kurschat beats Absalon!

The third race of the German National Series (Bundesliga) took place this last weekend in Heubach. Once again, fans were delighted to see a double podium, with Kurschat grabbing the headlines. Details

May 15, 2009

Cyclist of the month – Team Topeak Ergon’s Wolfram Kurschat

In a monthly vote on the popular German web portal, rad-net.de – a site covering everything cycle racing for German language users – Wolfram has won the title of cyclist of the month. Details

May 08, 2009

To the Ardennes

The World Cup riders took to the start again this last weekend at the Belgian Houffalize circuit. Set in the Ardenne, the race is considered a classic on the calendar. It dominates the small town for the weekend, as the place is over-run by the World Cup circus. Details

May 08, 2009

Go Sally Go!

With one half of the team racing the World Cup in Belgium, the long distance specialists were at the Lake Garda Bike Festival. Details

Apr 28, 2009

Awesome, simply awesome!

Two fantastic results saw a great weekend for Team Topeak Ergon draw to a close. A technically difficult and physically demanding 5.1km course with 192m of climbing, Germany’s Offenburg was perfect for the Green and Black team - the steep descents testing the skills of the riders. Details

Apr 20, 2009

Irina rides her way to victory!

Normally when riders think of the early season races at Muesingen, Germany, thoughts turn to rain, mud and the cold. It looked as if this weekend was no different. It rained on the Saturday relentlessly, softening the ground and making the possibility of a muddy first race of the German Bundesliga series very real. The Gods smiled however, and throughout the night it remained dry. The course was almost completely dry by the time the Women’s race began. Details

Apr 14, 2009

Climate Change

A different week, a different continent. This week has seen the team travel from South Africa to Germany. With the African dust a memory the 1st German Bundesliga race of the season in Muesingen takes place this Sunday. Details

Apr 09, 2009

Kurschat’s season continues to shine while Irina finishes strong in 2nd place

Following his victory last week, Kurschat's superb start of the season form was once again apparent while Irina's second place was never in jeopardy over the Easter break race, in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Details

Mar 05, 2009

2009 International Taipei Cycle Show

Visit Topeak at booth L626 in the Nangang Exhibition Hall. Details

Mar 04, 2009

Topeak accessories win the prestigious, international reddot design award.

Topeak wins the 2009 reddot design award for its CO2-BRA CO2 Inflator and D-Torq digital torque Wrench. Details

Aug 09, 2008

Wiens of Topeak Ergon beats Armstrong for 6th consecutive Leadville 100 win

On August 9th, Dave Wiens (Gunnison, CO) of Topeak Ergon took his 6th consecutive win at the Leadville 100 mile mountain bike race. Details

Mar 31, 2008

Topeak Ergon’s Perfect Start To The Season

The weekend saw the perfect start to the season for Team Topeak Ergon. At the first race of the SwissPower Cup series in Buchs in Switzerland Irina Kalentieva got her first win of the Olympic season at her first race of the season. It was a seamless transition from last year. Details

Mar 13, 2008

Topeak Announces New Products At Taipei International Cycle Show

Topeak will be introducing several new products scheduled for availability late 2008/ early 2009 to attending bicycle trade at the upcoming Taipei International Cycle Show, running March 13th through the 16th at the Taipei World Trade Center. Details

Mar 13, 2008

Topeak Wins Prestigious red dot design award

For the third year in a row Topeak has been honored with awards for the design of the Alien III, Ratchet Rocket and Allay saddles. Topeak was also given an honorable mention for Jango bikes and matching equipment. Details

Mar 12, 2008

Topeak Goes Racing!

Topeak announced it’s 2008 cycling season sponsorship commitments recently with a Word class roster of teams and athletes that includes the current UCI World Champion, Irina Kalentieva. Details

Mar 02, 2008

Kalentieva's Canada Festival

Irina Kalentieva is having the season of her life. The Russian has now won both World Cup races in Canada, just one week apart. Details

Feb 16, 2008

Irina Reigns - World Champion!

Topeak-Ergon racer Irina Kalentieva finished her best season yet by claiming her first World Champion and World Cup titles not to mention winning her seventh Russian National Championship. Relaxing at home, Irina is now mentally preparing for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. Details

Jul 12, 2007

Tactical preparation pays off in another win for Kalentieva

There was excitement right up to the closing meters at the World Cup in Mont Saint Anne. Irina Kalentieva was the one left smiling. The world number two won in Canada with a paper thin advantage over a rejuvenated Ren Chengyuan of China and her old rival Sabine Spitz of Germany. Details

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