With a growing demand for e-bikes, the electric bike expo organizer of several large events in Europe is returning with the E-bike Challenge to Minneapolis, MN. Back at the Minneapolis Convention Center, April 2 -3, 2022, this will once again be the place for consumers and businesses alike to test and compare electric bicycles and cargo bikes. In its inaugural event, in 2019, it was deemed a success with attendees of all ages and abilities test riding e-bikes on the huge indoor cycle track. Now the E-bike Challenge returns with more e-bikes and cargo bikes to test ride.
What exactly is a pedal-assist bike or e-bike?
An e-bike is a bicycle that has a battery and electric motor allowing a cyclist to ride farther and with greater ease. The bicycle doesn’t do all the work, it assists! The bicyclist must pedal for the motor to engage, enabling an easier ride. With a variety of vendors representing dozens of electric bicycle brands at the Challenge. This will allow attendees to ask questions and test ride many styles and types of e-bikes and e-trikes while visiting. Ride models best suited for commuting, recreation riding, hauling cargo, families, and more! You will also find e-fat-tire bikes for winter or off-road riding, along with many e-bike accessories.
Start your E-bike Challenge visit with an e-bike parade
An e-bike runway fashion show will showcase the latest models of e-bikes and
accessories. Dozens of bicycle exhibitors, including Bosch, Tern Bicycles, Riese & Müller,
Yuba, GoCycle, will show their latest and greatest in electric bike innovation.
Discover the Hike & Camp area
They’re also creating a Hike & Camp; Bike Xperience area in the exhibition hall for tourism destinations, trekking, mountain biking, and many fun activities for kids. Attendees will not only learn about e-bikes they will also find fun places to ride and routes to explore.
Plus you will find an interactive Kid’s Area. This family-friendly event will also have an interactive kids’ bike test track for ages 16 and under, a children’s scavenger hunt, a bicycle playground with activities, and more.
Advance, online registration for the e-bike test track is also available. For more information about the E-bike Challenge, including vendor information or to purchase tickets, visit www.ebikechallenge.com.