#Individual Sports

A bike lover’s take on the Cowboy e-bike
Romain Dillet

Electric-bike maker Cowboy recently let me spend a couple of weeks with one of their e-bikes. It’s a well-designed e-bike that makes biking effortless, even if you’re going uphill. Cowboy is a Brussels-based startup. The company raised a $3 million seed round a couple of years ago and an $11.1 million (€10 million) Series A […]

S・ウィリアムズ vs 大阪なおみ: US オープンで夢の対戦

女子テニス界で圧倒的な強さを誇ってきた S・ウィリアムズ選手に対し、大阪選手がどれだけ憧れを抱いてきたかが伝わってきます。

Endurance events startup Let’s Do This raises seed cash from Serena Williams, Usain Bolt
Mike Butcher

Let’s Do This is a YC alumni startup form 2018 which is a marketplace for endurance events, from a 5k fun run or an IronMan triathlon. It’s now raised a $5M seed round with Serena Williams and Usain Bolt participating. The round was led by Pete Flint (Partner at NFX, formerly Trulia, LastMinute). Other investors […]

[Easy English Blog]Running again

Over summer, it was too hot to go running outside, so I went to the gym instead. I like the gym because I can use the weights, machines and other equipment after using the treadmill. However, we are only allowed to use the treadmills for 30 minutes at a time. I like to run for … Continue reading [Easy English Blog]Running again

Bolt Bikes launches e-bike subscription platform for gig delivery workers in US, UK
Kirsten Korosec

Bolt Bikes, the Sydney, Australia-based startup founded in 2017, is taking to the U.S. and U.K. its electric bike platform designed for gig economy delivery workers. The company is expanding on the heels of a $2.5 million seed round led by Maniv Mobility, European e-mobility firm Contrarian Ventures, individual investors and former executives of Uber […]