2018 is a big year for Racing. This season we are working with local shop racers, the EWS Alchemy Factory Race team, as well as Brian Lopes while he captains the Ibis US Enduro squad.

BikeCo’s owner Joe Binatena works with the fastest MTB racers gives unique insight on bike setup and tune.

In his role as mechanic and product developer Joe helps our team riders navigate new components for maximum performance. Bringing this insight back to The Bike Company Joe ensures our staff understand the latest parts and relevant setups.


Brian Lopes & Ibis US Enduro Team

BikeCo has been working with Pro Rider Brian Lopes since his first stint at Ibis on the original Mojo.


Since 1999 has worked with the fastest MTB racers at the biggest events like the 2008 Whistler Crankworx


Brian now rides the latest Mojo 3, HD4 and Ripmo continuing his role as a test and development rider.


s 6 5 18 Brian Lopes BikeCo Joe Binatena GoPro Games 6


This season Brian expanded his industry involvement to captain the Ibis US Enduro Team.

BikeCo is excited to be involved with up and coming racers Evan Geankoplis, Essence Barton, Paul Serra and Lili Heim.


Ibis US Enduro Team Announcement


The Ibis US Enduro team added to Joe’s road miles this year as he provides on site race support as well as insight on race craft at California Enduro Series events.

Joe’s air miles quota has been more than hit across Europe and South America with the Enduro World Series.


Alchemy Factory Racing – EWS

Jumping into the market with the Arktos27.5 and Arktos29 Alchemy Cycles knew they had to prove their bike’s belonged at the highest level. Signing racers Anneke Beerten and Cody Kelley the Alchemy team set its sights on challenging the Enduro World Series.


2 15 Anneke Joe BikeCo Alchemy Crestline Test 2

It’s been a great year testing, racing and developing updates to spec, tune, etc with the Alchemy Factory team.

Read about Joe’s interview about working with the Alchemy Factory Race Team

Then check out an article with media partner [R]evolution MTB where Alchemy & Ibis racers go through race setups

Check out more about BikeCo Racing on our blog here!

Since 1999 has been involved with MTB racing. From the early factory teams to independent projects with top pros and Joe Binatena have been there and done it.

BikeCo Honda Turner MTB Race Team 2003


Interested in racing opportunities with We’d love to hear from you. Send proposals with race resumes to .