Tag Archives: bikes

“It just annoys my feet when I can’t ride my bike”

There are many different reasons to ride. Last Wednesday was one of those cold February winter days where the temperature never rose above freezing: my morning ride to work started at 28 degrees and my trip home ended at 22 degrees. My 8-mile … Continue reading

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Jim’s favorite bike: Trek Émonda

Even though it might not seem like it thanks to this week’s awful weather, spring and summer are (eventually) coming, and that means one thing: SHORTS! I mean…ROAD BIKE WEATHER! And with road bike weather comes the inevitable lusting after … Continue reading

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A visit from CNBC

Our own Dave Vollbach was interviewed yesterday when CNBC stopped by our SoHo shop to talk more about the latest in road bikes. Nice work, Dave!

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Strong Legs Series: Stephanie Kaplan

Through June, we are featuring our cycling athletes in our “strong legs” series. This week, meet Stephanie Kaplan, New Yorker, bike commuter, racer on Asphalt Green cycling team, and one of five women selected nationally for the Specialized women’s cycling … Continue reading

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NYC women celebrate bike share!

Thanks to the huge turnout of women who joined us this morning for our bike share celebration and ride. Together with the Specialized-lululemon team, Citibike and the NYC DOT – and special appearances from Janette Sadik-Khan and NY’s own Evie … Continue reading

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On sale now!

Just announced: Our spring sale event from Specialized. Valid on 2013 carbon bikes such as the Ruby and Roubaix… see details here!    

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CYCLE Kids program coming to Brooklyn

Good news on the community homefront: After years of effort, the bike education program CYCLE Kids is finally coming to Brooklyn! With New York City’s own Evie Stevens as the Director of Outreach for this awesome Boston-based organization, we look forward to … Continue reading

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Gift ideas

With the holidays approaching, we pulled together gift suggestions for all types of cyclists. A few highlights: See and be visibile in the city with Light and Motion light sets – we like their Urban 200/Vis 180 commuter combo (with rechargeable USB!) A coffee … Continue reading

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After Sandy: No power. Still bikes.

We opened after Sandy. No power… but we did the best with what we had. We feel lucky to find almost no damage to our stores themselves. Our Brooklyn shop retained power. With the subways down, our Park Slope location … Continue reading

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Celebrating Bike Design: Sachs, Cinelli and others

The first Designers & Books Fair is set is set to launch tomorrow, Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28. A special feature of the Fair will be programming including presentations, interviews, and panel discussions with leading members of the international design … Continue reading

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