Category: The Blog

Flickr and Smith goggles

We’ve started a Flickr stream, click here to follow it! We’re just a couple days from the start of winter and we know that some of you will be hitting the slopes for some fun in the snow. We’ve been carrying Smith sunglasses for years now and wanted to let you know we can get… Read more »

New PDW light and a sweet beach cruiser

Portland Design Works new light called the danger zone uses two 0.5 watt LEDs to blast powerful light beams into the night and keep bogeys off your tail. A must have for any Top Gun fan. Based out of Cincinnati Ohio, Failure Bikes is a BMX company that has a team ranging from X- games… Read more »

Movement trip to Ohio Dreams

Here’s a weekend warrior trip to Ohio Dreams, this place is a lot of fun. It was to wet to ride the trails but we were still able to ride the outdoor set up for a while – Derek

Fork feeling mushy?

It’s freezing outside right now which makes it a perfect time to bring your bike in for some suspension fork maintenance. Most companies recommend a full service every year, and changing the oil in the lowers every 25-50 hours for smooth operation. You’ll be amazed by how much better your fork feels with fresh oil!… Read more »

Holiday gift guide

We’ve put together a Holiday gift guide for the cyclist on your gift list. We have gift ideas ranging from $5 to $300 that are great for the new rider or the pro cyclist. Gift certificates are also available, or we can special order that hard to find item. Click the link for our ten… Read more »

New Voodoo 29er’ frame and Chris King ss cogs…

Looking for a light weight 29er’ frame? Voodoo Cycles has you covered with the Aizan weighing in at 3lbs respectably. The weight savings comes from the use of scandium butted tubing! The Aizan’s geometry is designed for use with a 100mm fork and is ready to handle all the cross county trail riding you can… Read more »

Life Cycles and life organizers…

What happens when a life long cycling photographer decides to make a mountain bike film? You end up with Life Cycles… a different kind of mountain bike film. We should have the dvd’s here at the shop next week, check out the trailer and stay tuned for info on a showing here at the shop…. Read more »

Halloween BMX jam, Campy shifters, and new road bars!

This years Halloween Jam at the skatepark featured a two man race on one bike! This race had more carnage than a construction derby and might be better than watching the Derby. This is one of the funnest things I’ve ever captured with my video camera – Derek If you have ever stopped by the… Read more »

Kona Unit, cotton candy pedals, Igleheart, and Pegoretti…

This is the ultimate answer for those looking try a 29″ bike. Kona’s 2011 Unit features an improved set of sliding dropouts, a drastically improved fork, with bigger, more tapered fork blades. The Unit’s chromoly steel frame is powered by a simple yet fun single speed drivetrain. Avid’s BB7 mechanical brake has proven itself over… Read more »

New Fit and Eastern BMX bikes!

Several new Fit bikes are built up and ready to go out the door. Stop in and take one for a test ride around the block. Fit’s 2011 line features parts from name brand companies such as Odyssey, Sun Ringle’, Duo, Primo, and S&M. Every bike is modeled after a pro riders bike so you… Read more »