Founder of Specialized Bicycles, Mike Sinyard, writes an open letter to the bicycle industry.
In the wake of a public outcry over the lawsuit Specialized started against the bike shop Cafe Roubaix, founder of Specialized Bicycles, Mike Sinyard, explains his actions and the actions of the company. Specialized has been combating counterfeit bicycles and gear, totally just around $11,000,000 in counterfeit goods just this year. In order to keep the integrity of the Specialized name and prevent any injury that riders may endure while riding, Specialized has been combating this theft. Unfortunately, Cafe Roubaix was caught in the wake, and Mike Sinyard takes full responsibility for this mishandled situation.