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Hilly means: Hill training Required!

I rode both the Hilly Hundred Weekend and the Brown County Breakdown this year and had a great time! The Hilly was hard even though I didn't do much hill training, unfortunately when the Breakdown came Sunday, my legs were toast. Riding ...

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Lovin’ my new Cannondale

Lovin’ my new Cannondale

Lovin’ my new Cannondale. Name: JEREMY BALLBicycle: 2010 Cannondale CAAD9 4City: INDPLSState: IN Jeremy:  Thanks from everyone at Bicycle Garage Indy for your story.  Sometimes the simplest messages say it all! At Bicycle Garage ...

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My Fuel

My Fuel

This past spring I decided to retire my 1999 Giant NRS full suspension mountain bike. After looking at the offerings, decided on the Trek Fuel EX 8. Two reasons why…One, I have never owned a Trek. Two, I loved the DRCV rear shock. The ...

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Surly Pugsley – My Fattest Bike

Surly Pugsley – My Fattest Bike

(Not Fastest) With 4" wide tires, one gear, and no front brake, this bike rarely goes more than 15mph. It’s my favorite bike to ride to the school bus & back, or around the neighborhood with my kids. This picture shows the bike on ...

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Arizona Trippin

Arizona Trippin

This is my 2010 Cannondale Flash 29er parked along Schnebly Hill Road in Arizona. The 15-mile ride up starts near the “Y” intersection of 179 and 89A in Sedona, Arizona and climbs east to I-17, the interstate that connects Phoenix ...

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A Father-Son Hilly Hundred

Near the beginning of this summer my dad talked me into riding bikes with him. I must say at first I wasn't too excited about riding bikes but I figured it couldn't hurt to get in some extra exercise. Little did I know riding a bicycle ...

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Bicycle Garage Indy’s Latest Online Coupon

Bicycle Garage Indy’s Latest Online Coupon

The Bag is Back!  Save 25% on the contents of a BGI Mesh Shopping bag on your next visit!  Fill the bag, carry it to front of the store (no dragging or draping, please!) and we will take 25% off the contents. You can get the coupon ...

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First Hilly

I was able to check off another of my cycling goals this past weekend by completing my first Hilly Hundred Weekend. It was as fun, challenging, and exhilarating an experience as I hoped it would be. I quickly learned why it's called the ...

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A ride to remember!

Well reality set in on me Saturday and it was as rude of a wake-up call as one can get. Being one of extreme confidence and much bravado, I set off on the Hilly Hundred Weekend with my 15 year old son having done no training in preparation. What ...

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Breakdown – Towers Tight Squeeze

Breakdown – Towers Tight Squeeze

Breakdown – Brokedown: While running my broken direct drive bike up to Hesitation Point; took time to take a tight squeeze hazard pic along the way. Many thanks to those offering assistance Name: Ben BenjaminBicycle: Dynamic – ...

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