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Tips for a Bicycle Road Trip

Loading four bikes and gear may appear challenging, so here are some tips from our many summers of practice. We are a typical family of four, and we sometimes leave town for a ride or to explore a new locale.  We started our family ...

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Meet Linda

Meet Linda

My name is Linda Hardcastle and I live for my daily exercise.  My first love was running, where I competed in intercollegiate cross country and track.  I soon after discovered cycling, and have since logged over 50,000 miles on my ...

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Water Bottles vs Hydration Packs

With summer just around the corner, it becomes increasingly important to drink while you ride.  But which to use – water bottles or a hydration pack?  My personal preference is the hydration pack, but plenty of folks swear by ...

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Friday ride is ON for 5/28/10

Friday ride is ON for 5/28/10

Well. loyal readers, not much to report these days, other than that we will be riding as usual this Friday.  Meet at the shop at 7.  Back by 9.  A handful of other things: Attended the annual Bike To Work Indianapolis celebration, ...

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Detours Money From Trash Bags now at Bicycle Garage Indy

Detours Money From Trash Bags now at Bicycle Garage Indy

We are now carrying the Detours Money from Trash recycled bags from Detours.  Bicycle Garage Indy has in stock the Detours TooCan pannier ($84.99), the Transit Box rack trunk ($54.99), and Day Tripper handlebar bag ($29.99), all in the ...

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Town Run Trail Park Re-Opens After Flooding

Town Run Trail Park Re-Opens After Flooding

Thank you to all who were patient enough to give Town Run Trail Park time to dry after last week’s rain and flooding.  The HMBA has inspected the trail, and TRTP will be OPEN as of Tuesday 5/25!  Details in the HMBA Forum ...

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Our Latest Coupon Will Knock Your Socks Off (your receipt!)

Our Latest Coupon Will Knock Your Socks Off (your receipt!)

Get a free pair of Pearl Izumi Attack socks with any cycling shoes purchased from Bicycle Garage Indy.   You can choose any pair of cycling shoes Indianapolis from Sidi, Cannondale, Shimano,  Bontrager and Keen (and others). Then ...

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Indianapolis Bike to Work Day 2010 Recap

Indianapolis Bike to Work Day 2010 Recap

Hundreds of bicycle commuters converged on Monument Circle Friday morning for the 2010 Indianapolis Bike to Work Day.  After a forecast that threatened "paddle" to work, riders woke to grey, but dry skies.  Bicycle Indiana ...

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Test Ride Zipp Wheels at BGI North this Saturday

Test Ride Zipp Wheels at BGI North this Saturday

You always hear that high performance wheels can change your bike.  But how do you find out for sure before you lay out the big bucks?   This Saturday (May 22, 2010), at Bicycle Garage Indy North, you can try before you buy on your own ...

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Bicycle Garage Indy on WISH TV Indy Style

Bicycle Garage Indy on WISH TV Indy Style

 Connie Szabo Schmucker, Bicycle Garage Indy Advocacy Direct, appeared on WISH TV’s Indy Style Show this morning (5/18/2010), for a short segment on National Bike to Work Week / Indianapolis Bike to Work Day and some General Commuting ...

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