My current road bike

My current road bike

Hi, Bob from BGI South here. Being a bike shop guy I tend to swap bikes every year. This past year I went back to a Giant TCR. This is the TCR Alliance, which is a carbon/alluminum mix. The ride quality is quite nice with stiffness where ...

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Bike to Work Week Inspiration

Bike to Work Week Inspiration

This week is National Bike to Work Week BGI is offering incentives to those who bike to work or replace a trip with your bike. For details: BGI’s Bike to Work Guide  Last week the Today Show did a commuter challenge – mass ...

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Share the Road ads on IndyGo buses

Share the Road ads on IndyGo buses

Share the Road bus ads are now on a bus near you! This is the first of many media used for bike safety/education campaign being launched by the City of Indianapolis. PSA’s for TV and radio to be launched soon. Posters, flyers, postcards to ...

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Discover Cannondale Sales Event at Bicycle Garage Indy

Discover Cannondale Sales Event at Bicycle Garage Indy

All Cannondale bikes at Bicycle Garage Indy are on sale now through May 23, 2010.  You can find the details for this special offer in our latest email newsletter, linked here. The Discover Cannondale Event details are: • Every ...

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The Smile Machine

The Smile Machine

To say our 1985 Santana Sovereign tandem has been around is an understatement. She has frequent flier miles, would need a passport, and has been moved cross country and back. This one bike has done 20-mile picnic rides with a kid-back and a ...

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Eagle Creek race report, and the Friday ride for 5/14

Eagle Creek race report, and the Friday ride for 5/14

First thing:  the Friday ride from Bicycle Garage Indy North will depend on weather this week.  Please call the shop on Thursday and ask for Adam Haines if you’re interested. Race thing:  last week, at the Winona Road Race, ...

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Worth the Drive

Worth the Drive

It was well worth the drive from Orangeville, Ontario, Canada to attent my first expo so I could purchase my new bike. It has been eight months since I have had my bike which I just love and biking with my dog maggie has made the ride so much ...

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My Giant 29er

My Giant 29er

After looking for a year the opportunity came up to test ride a 29er at the Gaint Demo Days/BGI/Town Run. I was sold with how smooth it rode and it made perfect sense as my commute to work includes both woods and roads. It only took a few ...

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Nothing But Us Chicks Ride – May 6 2010

Nothing But Us Chicks Ride – May 6 2010

Bicycle Garage Indy’s Nothing But Us Chicks Ride, May 6, 2010 – First ride of 2010 for the "chicks" – we had a record crowd with 16 women ready to ride. We had a beautiful evening, 70 degrees, sunny. Everyone seemed ...

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Bike To Work: Tips from Experience

Bike To Work: Tips from Experience

Here are a collection of tips based on my 10+ years with a 3 mile, one-way, commute, and 4 years of a 16-18 mile one-way commute.    Reduce your load.  Stock your office ahead of time with things you need.  Leave a spare pair ...

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