Essentials for Spring Riding

The days are longer and warmer – it’s time to take your bike out of winter hibernation! We’ve got all the spring bike gear you need to kick off your spring riding, from pumps to helmets to locks to sunglasses. Looking for the right combo of lightweight layers to keep you cool during the day but warm in the cool evening hours? We’ve got new spring bike gear arriving daily, as well as the staples you’ve come to love.
The tricky part of spring riding is […]

April 10th, 2017|Spring Gear|

Save Gas, Start Commuting with Hybrid and Comfort Bikes

This month, choose to celebrate Earth Day in a real, practical manner. Instead of taking four wheels to work or school, choose two wheels! Hybrid and Comfort bikes are perfectly designed for commuting. Not only will choosing to ride your bike have a tangible impact on your health and fitness, it will also have a great impact on the environment.
Hybrid and Comfort bikes are popular for many reasons. They are a comfortable, approachable, eco-friendly means of getting out with family and friends, running errands, exercising […]

March 30th, 2017|Comfort Bikes, Commuting, Hybrid bikes|

Liv Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic

Asheville Bicycle Company is proud to host the upcoming Liv Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic! Ladies, join us on Friday, March 31st from 6pm – 8pm for this helpful and useful introduction to bike care. Liv Women’s Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic will cover basic bike parts, how to perform a safety check, basic day-to-day maintenance, how to troubleshoot issues on the road and trail side, how to change a flat tire and remove/reinstall a rear wheel. Questions regarding repairs, fit and general cycling practices are welcome! […]

March 20th, 2017|Special Events|

Pre-ride Bicycle Checklist

If your bike has been sitting collecting dust this winter, then we have the perfect bicycle checklist to help you make sure you’re ready to go when that first day of warm weather hits. If you can check off this list, your bike will be prepared to take you as far as you’re willing to go. Trust us, a quick once over is not enough to ensure your bike is in good riding collection. If you’re the type to simply glance at your tires to […]

March 10th, 2017|Bike Maintenance|

Basic Bicycle Maintenance 101

Ride smooth with basic bicycle maintenance – Clean, Lube and Detail
Are you getting ready to hit the road again now that spring is arriving? Make sure your bike is road ready with these basic bicycle maintenance tips. If you keep up with these tasks throughout the season, you’ll be sure to be riding smooth all year long. Basic bicycle maintenance is the key to a happy and healthy bike! Don’t have the time to do some of these tasks yourself? Bring your bike by Asheville […]

March 6th, 2017|Bike Maintenance|

The All New Giant Defy Range

The 2017 Defy range includes three series of endurance road bikes. Built to give you an advantage on long rides and challenging terrain, each one features proven endurance geometry, disc brakes, and innovative features for your most demanding days in the saddle.
The New Defy Advanced SL features peak performance to push yourself farther. Centuries, grand fondos, rough roads and challenging terrain—the Advanced SL is the ultimate machine for your most demanding days in the saddle. The frame is handcrafted with superlight, professional-grade Advanced SL composite […]

March 1st, 2017|Giant Bicycles|

Get your heart pumping with Giant Bikes

At Asheville Bicycle Company we have a wide selection of Giant bikes perfect for getting your heart pumping (and those calories burning). Click over to check out some of our favorites – the new 2017 models have us all quite excited!

Ever wonder why we love Giant bikes so much? Here’s a bit more about the company.

Giant started in 1972 with one goal: Create a better cycling experience for people around the world.

The founders of Giant were craftsmen and engineers. They understood their strengths. So to […]

February 9th, 2017|Giant Bicycles|

Love your bike with a tune-up

You’re working on getting into shape – it’s time to make sure your bike is also in good shape. Show a little love to your bike (and save for a limited time) – we’re quite sure it will show you love right back. Asheville Bicycle Company has three tune-ups to meet your needs. If your bike is just needing a quick pick-me-up, you’ll want to go with our Lite Tune. We’ll get your chains and cables lubed, as well as adjust your bearing and shifting. […]

February 6th, 2017|Quality Service|

Baby it’s cold outside – layer up!

We know. It’s cold. But that doesn’t mean your riding needs to stop! Come on in to Asheville Bicycle Company to find all the gear you need to stay warm, even on the coldest of days. Just because we’re all dreaming of spring doesn’t mean you have to wait until spring to get back on your bike.

What are the key layers for riding out in the cold?
A Hat: Modern helmets have helpful holes for venting in the summer that aren’t that great in the winter. […]

February 1st, 2017|Cycling Tips|

How are we doing at Asheville Bicycle Company?

We want to make sure Asheville Bicycle Company is your favorite bike shop this year – which means your opinion is invaluable to us! Please take a moment to let us know how we’re doing, both what you love and how you think we can improve in this new year. It’s your feedback that helps us take our store to an even higher level of service! Simply click here to fill our our feedback form. Thank you for your support in this past year, and […]

January 5th, 2017|Quality Service, Store Information|