Indianapolis Bike to Work Day Activities

Indianapolis Bike to Work Day Activities

Here are some important links to keep in touch with Bike To Work Day activities here in Indianapolis.  On Friday, May 20, rides from around the greater Indianapolis Area will converge on Monument Circle, and you are invited to take part in ...

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Your Bicycle Fun: 410 miles in 3 days by John Cook

Your Bicycle Fun: 410 miles in 3 days by John Cook

I have a goal of 1,000 miles in the National 24 Hour Challenge (Grand Rapids, MI) in 3 years. This is my 3rd year riding this event this year and I need 390 miles to meet this goal. Since I do not even have a week total that comes close to 390 ...

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Congratulations to our latest Your Bicycle winner

Congratulations to our latest Your Bicycle winner

Stacie Hurrle of Carmel is our latest Your Bicycle contest winner.  Stacie has won this months prize package of Commuter gear of her choice worth $150. You can see her winning picture and story here: It’s Just More Fun on a Bike! by ...

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Bicycle Rain Gear Basics (Part 1)

Bicycle Rain Gear Basics (Part 1)

It is a challenge to stay dry when you are in a sport with lots of perspiration. Bicycle rain gear has to provide both rain protection and ventilation.  And depending on the time of year and your riding style, protecting your core body temp ...

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A great ride for beginners: The Mayor’s Bike Ride

A great ride for beginners: The Mayor’s Bike Ride

This seems to have been a particularly long winter, with snow and ice keeping us indoors even more than normal.  With spring finally upon us, it is time to get outdoors and enjoy this amazingly beautiful weather.  There is no better ...

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Triathlon Training Tips – Part 4:  Swim

Triathlon Training Tips – Part 4: Swim

My previous two blogs detailed a seasonal training plan for both the biking and running legs of the triathlon. Swimming is a very different sport, however.  Technique and stroke efficiency become all important.  And for many, fears of ...

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Our latest online newsletter: Bike To Work Week Begins Monday

If you don't get the Bicycle Garage Indy email newsletter, here is what you just missed: Bike To Work Week Begins Monday (BGI's Bike to Work Coupon!) BGI's New Hot Sheet Savings BGI Calendar Of Biking Events BGI To Receive NUVO's ...

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Need more time on the bike? Why not ride to work.

Need more time on the bike? Why not ride to work.

Do you love to bicycle, but have trouble fitting it into your busy schedule?  Why not bike to work? Bicycle commuting is a great time efficient solution to meet your fitness needs while going green at the same time. Think about the time ...

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Bicycle Garage Indy Values Women Customers

Bicycle Garage Indy Values Women Customers

When I was hired at BGI 4 years ago, part of my job description involved increasing the number of women bicycling because we see women as one of the key growth areas for Bicycle Garage Indy and for bicycling in general. What BGI has done in ...

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Triathlon Training Tips. Part 3 – Running

Triathlon Training Tips. Part 3 – Running

In my last blog I tried to give you specific training tips for the bicycle portion of your triathlon season.  I hope to do the same here, but for the running discipline. Just as with the biking, early in your season you want to put in lots ...

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