Greetings from the BPSA, the US bicycle industry’s trade association. We’re celebrating our 102nd year of creating a stronger industry through the joint efforts of our members. Read about all our impactful programs, and we believe you’ll support all we to do strengthen the industry we all enjoy.

Current News

BPSA Publishes Annual Report

Introduced at the September 2017 Interbike trade show, mailed to all current members and now available as a .pdf, the BPSA 2016-17 Annual Report thoroughly covers BPSA activities, finances, and participants. Download here

BPSA Drives E-Bike Progress

We’ve been leading the charge to pass favorable e-bike laws, gain more access for e-bikes, and inform retailers and consumers for three years. Here are our latest successes: more

A Huge Tariff Win For BPSA

In March 2011, BPSA and several of its member companies were notified that US Customs was imposing a 10% duty on cassettes by moving them from the “free-wheel sprocket wheels” category, to the “other” category. more

Oregon Bike Tax Update

You may have heard about the new $15 tax on bikes of $200 or more in Oregon, which has generated questions and concerns within our community. Here’s “the rest of the story…” more

Legislative Monitoring

It’s a new legislative session in statehouses across America, and as with every year, there are all kinds of wacky ideas flying around about regulating bikes and bike riding in various ways. more

BPSA/People For Bikes Executive Fly-In

Influencing the Congress and the appropriate Federal agencies in DC to enact bicycle-friendly legislation is an important part of our association work. more

BPSA E-Bike Training Program Launches

Boulder, CO: The Bicycle Product Suppliers Association (BPSA) has produced a series of 10 two-minute video training sessions to help shop staff connect with and sell e-bikes. more

Bicycle Leadership Conference

April 18-20, 2017 • Monterey, California
For more information visit bicycleconference.com


E-Bike Summit Draws Industry Leaders

e-bike retailers, suppliers and advocates gathered on December 8th at Interbike headquarters in San Juan Capistrano to take stock of 2016 e-bike progress and prepare for 2017 more


New BPSA Branding Ad

Based on the success of the joint BPSA/PeopleForBikes legislative monitoring program, the BPSA Marketing Committee created a new branding ad, now running in BRaIN more


BPSA Sponsors Interbike Supplier Seminar Series

BPSA continues its role as the primary source of industry supplier education withy title sponsorship of Interbike’s inaugural Supplier Seminar Series at the recently concluded Vegas show more


New BPSA Board Members

Claudia Wasko from Bosch, Brian Benzer from SRAM and Shimano’s Andrew Kempe were elected in April 2016 as the newest BPSA Board members more

Governor Brown Signs California E-Bike Law

On October 7, 2015, California Governor Jerry Brown signed A.B. 1096, legislation that clarifies the regulation of electric bicycles (e-bikes) in California more

BPSA Assists in Coordinating Quick Release Recall

Thirteen companies representing 17 bike brands are participating in a joint voluntary recall involving certain model bikes equipped with front-wheel quick releases and disc brakes more

Legislative Monitoring Partnership Uncovers Threats

The joint Legislative monitoring project, between People For Bikes and the Bicycle Product Suppliers Association is resulting in unprecedented industry scrutiny more

2015 BLC Program Drives Attendance

The BPSA has finalized the innovative program for the Bicycle Leadership Conference, April 14-16, 2015 at the Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa more

BPSA Releases ISO-Compliant Owner’s Manual

The Version 11 Adult Owner’s Manual has been released to the over 20 bicycle brands that license the content from the Bicycle Product Suppliers Association more more