Cycling Buyer’s Guides

June 9th, 2016|

Check out our Cyclist Buyer’s Guides!  These guides are perfect for those of you who need a hand deciding what type of bike is right for your summer riding.  They go over the pros and cons of the styles of bikes, clothing and cycling gear we offer and can even serve as a good “primer” to read before you swing in to the store.  All of our staff is happy to help you, too, but these articles can give you some base knowledge beforehand.

Buyer’s Guide […]

Get it right the first time

May 8th, 2016|

We all know what it’s like to pinch pennies – and many try to do this with online shopping. It may be tempting to find your next bike this way – but stop and ask yourself, is this really the best deal? We’ve seen so many people order bikes that end up not being a good fit – and consequently, see very little use. That’s why we encourage you to stop in and take advantage of our personalized service. We’ll make sure you end up […]

Which comfort or hybrid bike is right for you?

April 5th, 2016|

A comfort or a hybrid bike is a popular choice for many reasons. They are a comfortable, approachable, eco-friendly means of getting out with family and friends, running errands, exercising or commuting to work. They don’t pretend to be ultra-fast racers and they aren’t overbuilt tanks for the off-road trails. They are the middle—an excellent combination of comfort, efficiency and fun.

Hybrids and Comfort bikes, though technically different, cater to essentially the same market and may be called any number of different names. Don’t worry about […]

How to decide on the best type of bike.

July 17th, 2015|

When trying to decide on the best type of bike, think about these questions:

– Who do you ride with?
– What do they ride?
– What have you had in the past that you liked?
– What have you had in the past that you disliked?
– What would you like to do with your new bike?
– How much money are you comfortable spending?

If you are buying a bike to ride with a group of friends—buy something similar to what they ride. You will not be able to keep […]