180 athletes' bikes held hostage in cargo dispute

As TriBike Transport faces cargo standoff, those using the shipping service are left waiting on their bikes

Bike warehouse
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Popular bike transport service, TriBike Transport (TBT), is in hot water as a shipment of bikes returning to the U.S. from the triathlon World Championship race in Pontevedra, Spain, in September is being held by TBT’s contracted cargo company, Horizon Entertainment Cargo

Horizon Entertainment Cargo claims that TBT owes them approximately $300,000 in unpaid invoices for their services to Ironman triathlon races in Nice, France, and Lahti, Finland, in late summer of this year. 

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Kristin Jenny
Freelance Contributor

Kristin Jenny is an elite triathlete based near Boulder, Colorado. Although most of her time is spent in aerobars somewhere in the mountains, she finds time to enjoy eating decadent desserts, hiking with her husband and dog, and a good true crime podcast.