Category: The Blog

CLOSING EARLY THIS SATURDAY…

WE WILL BE CLOSING THIS SATURDAY AT 2:00 FOR A WEDDING. PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU NEED TO SCHEDULE A SPECIAL PICK-UP.

Kona Hei Hei 29er’

The ultimate dual suspension 29er! Tough enough to ride the North Shore, versatile enough to win the BC Bike Race, just ask Kona Factory riders Barry Wicks and Kris Sneddon. Featuring a redesigned frame with improved rockers, 31.6 seatpost, 10-speed SRAM drivetrain, Avid Elixir CR, brakes, Easton EA70 XC 29er wheelset with 15mm axle, a… Read more »

BMX Racing season has started!

The BMX race season has started out at Tom Saywer. It’s only 50$ for a season long NBL pass and you don’t have to pay for any races, you can also pay just 3$ if you want on Wednesdays 6pm to dusk gate practices. Watch the video below from last years grands featuring one of… Read more »

Tour of Flanders

Sure stage races are cool, the one day classic of spring really are my favorite to watch.   Next week its Paris Roubaix.

How to have fun, murphy style

Here’s a photo of Andy Murphy on the starting gate yesterday, that’s right the president of the Louisville Bike club is out racing his bmx bike, you gota love it. Good for you Murph.

Turbo flash and sealed cables

Technology only gets better and better… Planet Bike has released the new turbo superflash rear light. A 1 watt LED shines bright and far and will last 100 hours on steady mode. Next up for today’s new items are these fancy cables from Jagwire. The Ripcord derailleur cable set is a sealed system that keeps… Read more »

Another Cherokee Trail Day

The KyMBA Louisville trail team in collaboration with Olmsted Conservancy and Metro Parks kicks off another new trail at Cherokee park next weekend.  This new trail will replace a low lying connector that runs from the exit of Cochran Hill over to the grassy area at the bottom of Baringer Hill.  The current segment is… Read more »

DirtRag, dyno, and power meter hubs

Need some new reading material? DirtRag issue 155 just showed up and it features tips for avoiding ticks, pumping pump tracks, and the hottest mountain bikes from the North American Handmade Show.   Here’s two new hubs for you to check out. First is the Schmidt Dynamo front hub or SON (Schmidt’s Original Nabendynamo) has… Read more »

Quark Sram S975 Crank Set

Training with power is a great way to know if your training camp really went well, how hard did you really go when you charged that hill on the first lap. What the saying?” Numbers don’t lie.” This crank is great for the racer/serious cyclist who likes to have data but likes to change wheels… Read more »