Bicycle Garage Indy Update – New North Store Site Prep Continues

Bicycle Garage Indy Update – New North Store Site Prep Continues

We all know how much the wet April and May has interfered with our riding.  Well all that rain can cause challenges for the crews working on our the new Bicycle Garage Indy and BGI Fitness, just east of our current location on 82nd Street. ...

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Your Bicycle Fun: Regroup and Recover by Larry Fentz

Your Bicycle Fun: Regroup and Recover by Larry Fentz

The Fentz Brothers and Tom.  The four of us were planning our third Hilly Hundred ride together in 2009. With our Trek road bikes, hotel reserved and pre-payed registration. A few weeks before the ride we had a major set back. Two of the ...

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Your Bicycle Fun: Ramshorn Rehab by John Thomas

Your Bicycle Fun: Ramshorn Rehab by John Thomas

One Christmas when I was about 10, I found in my stocking a note from Santa. It said my big brother had agreed to give me his Schwinn Ramshorn, the bike I rode for years before graduating to a Continental. For decades after that, the Ramshorn ...

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Your Bicycle Fun: Amor on bikes by Jessica Gonzalez

Your Bicycle Fun: Amor on bikes by Jessica Gonzalez

My story is a classic love story of boy meets girl and then they ride away in the sunset but on a bike! Living in Indianapolis is where our love grew but it is the city’s bike trails and access that made us love biking. When we moved here ...

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Training Plateaus

Training Plateaus

Have you reached a plateau with your bicycle speed?  No matter how many miles you put in, do you always end up riding the same average speed?  This has happened with me, and so it is time for my training to change. Reaching plateaus is ...

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Your Bicycle Fun: My Lifes Adventure by Eric Carleton

Your Bicycle Fun: My Lifes Adventure by Eric Carleton

I have always enjoyed the magic of riding a bike; from my first “stingray” to my current 14 speed Trek. I’m a pretty average cyclist, which means I like to ride as fast as my spindly legs will take me with my buddies on ...

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People for Bikes at Bicycle Garage Indy North, Thursday May 26

People for Bikes at Bicycle Garage Indy North, Thursday May 26

You may have seen the People for Bikes petitions in Bicycle Garage Indy locations, have signed up, and even taken a "people for bikes" button.  The goal of PeopleforBikes.org is to gather a million names of support, to speak with ...

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New to Bicycling:  Set Yourself a Goal

New to Bicycling: Set Yourself a Goal

Are you new to the sport of bicycling?  Are you looking for incentives to keep you riding?  Why not set yourself a goal?  Choose a large, organized ride which would be fun to participate in, and set your goal to ride that distance ...

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BGI Green Team Brings Rush Hour Recycling to Bicycle Garage Indy North

BGI Green Team Brings Rush Hour Recycling to Bicycle Garage Indy North

Rush Hour Recycling at Bicycle Garage Indy North Date: Monday May 23Time: 7-9 amLocation: Bicycle Garage Indy North parking lot at 4130 E. 82nd St., IndianapolisClick HERE for more detailsBicycle Garage Indy Rush Hour Recycling Poster ...

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Triathlon Training:  Part 5 – Brick Training

Triathlon Training: Part 5 – Brick Training

My previous blogs touched on triathlon training tips specific to each of the three disciplines (see links below).  I would like to conclude this series by pulling it all together with a brief mention of brick training. Brick training is ...

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