Endorphin buzz, anyone?  Commute by bike, not car!

Endorphin buzz, anyone? Commute by bike, not car!

Before I rode bicycles, I rode motorcycles. Well, okay, I rode bikes when I was a kid, but…  Sportbikes are a blast, and my F3 begged to be bounced off the redline. I loved long rides on a beautiful twisty road out in the ...

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Riding to work in bad weather.

Riding to work in bad weather.

Good news:  it’s National Bike to Work Week. Bad news:  it’s raining like crazy. Weather is one of the most the common obstacles people encounter when they try to ride to work.  So here’s a few tips about how to ...

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Race Report–Eagle Creek.

Race Report–Eagle Creek.

Got my race on again last weekend.  This was the Eagle Creek Traditional Criterium, a staple of the Indianapolis racing scene.  We averaged over 25 mph the last time I did this race, and I was expecting another fast one.  Our ...

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Hydrate or die

Hydrate or die

"Hydrate or die" Sounds harsh, I know but I really like this statement. I can’t take credit for it as it came from the marketing wizards from Camelbak. BTW, have you seen the new podium bottle bgindy.com/itemdetails.cfm from ...

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Bike to work week (and no Friday ride on 5/15)!

Bike to work week (and no Friday ride on 5/15)!

There will not be our usual ride this Friday, May 15th, because it’s National Bike to Work Day.  There will be lots of rides going on around the city and meeting up at Monument Circle for free breakfast and celebrations.  ...

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Call me jaded…

Call me jaded…

Call me jaded, but not many bikes really trip my trigger these days. Yes, I love bikes, but there are so many that are so "the same."  Average just isn’t good enough any more. I need innovation or great design to get excited ...

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Friday road ride 5/8/09

Friday road ride 5/8/09

The weather is looking a little iffy for Friday, but whatever.  I’ll be here at 7 AM, and if it’s storming, we’ll just go eat breakfast at Ruth’s Keystone Cafe.   Meet here at BGI North, and be ready to ...

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The best cycling dollar you can spend:  fitting.

The best cycling dollar you can spend: fitting.

Spring is here, and we’re still sending tons of new bikes out the door.  However, if a new bike isn’t in the budget for you this year, you can get a huge bang for your buck by getting yourself a professional bike fitting. Like ...

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Bike rides

Bike rides

Bicycle shops are a great place to find like minded people. If you are looking for a ride then ask us here at the store. We have 2 good rides leaving from the south store weekly. Our Monday ride is a rest and recovery ride and the Wednesday ride ...

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Going the right direction

Going the right direction

We bicycle riders have always had to fight for our right to any little bit of road. We have just taken it for granted that that’s the way its going to be. Well, I’m encouraged and impressed with the amount of work that is being done. ...

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