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How an E-Bike Ride Inspired a Boomer Couple to Launch a New Business

During a California trip to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary, Scottsdale residents Kathy and Bill Puryear decided to rent electric bicycles to tour some nearby resort towns.  It was a two-wheel adventure that turned into something much bigger. “We realized … Continue reading

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Centenarian Cyclist Breaks World Record

Late bloomers of all types often can find inspiration from the world of sports. For living proof that age is just a number, look no further than 102-year-old Robert Marchand. This guy is amazing. Marchand, who’s from France, broke his own world record in … Continue reading

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Entrepreneur Bikes for a Bigger Cause

By Lynne Strang, Late Blooming Entrepreneurs Just how driven is Len Forkas? Consider this: a few weeks ago, the 52-year-old entrepreneur raced from Oceanside, California to Annapolis, Maryland on a bicycle–and finished in less than twelve days. Forkas’ amazing accomplishment occurred … Continue reading

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Smart Words from Seasoned Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship can be tough — and unpredictable.  On some days, everything seems to click into place.  On others, nothing goes right. If that sounds like what you’re going through, rest assured that even the most successful business owners experience ups and downs.  Here are quotes … Continue reading

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Building a Business One Bike Wheel at a Time

 By Lynne Strang, Late Blooming Entrepreneurs   Many cyclists, especially recreational riders, are just fine with factory-built, standard wheels.  Then there are the racers, triathletes, commuters and others who are particular about how their bike rubber meets the road.  They … Continue reading

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