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Model year-end deals

So the weather outside is frightful and you are dreaming of dry days, new trails and maybe a new bike. Now is a great time to consider adding that new bike to your stable of cycles chomping at the bit to begin a new year. Why now, when you are often mostly riding inside anyway? The end of a model year is a great time to purchase those last-year's model remnants at greatly reduced prices. We have several examples in the shop including Lauf and Trek gravel bikes; mountain bikes including Specialized Rockhoppers, trek 820 and the race-ready Specialized Epic; fitness bikes including FX and Duel Sport and even several models of ebikes. We are always looking out for the best deals for our cus

Why we got into cycling (and why there are bikes in our living room!)

It all started when Mike got plantar fasciitis and found himself unable to continue hiking outdoors as he loved to do. A friend suggested that bike riding might help provide exercise other than hiking. Thus, the first bike was acquired from Cycle Mania, owned by Todd Fernau at the time. Mike enjoyed riding occasionally and we bought me (Carol) a used rock hopper 26". During the fall and into winter, weather prevented Mike from riding and I went again to Cycle Mania and purchased a Wahoo Kicker- the beginning of the end! Mike loved the Wahoo and the interactive software and he lost nearly 30 pounds and increased his fitness level exponentially. Another bonus was that the nearly continuo

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