Your Bicycle: New Bicycle by Dan Drees

I think the last time I owned a bicycle I was probably about 14 or 15. I don't think there was time between the age of 4 or 5 and 15 that I didn't own a bicycle. At that time most of the bikes I owned were a Schwinn of one type or ...


7 Tips to Purchasing a New Treadmill

This has been one winter when I find myself particularly grateful for my home indoor training options.  With so much snow and bitter cold, I sometimes cannot motivate myself to bundle up and head back out to the gym.  But I am ...


Rowing Technique

Have you hopped onto a rowing machine, but were never quite sure how to row with proper technique?  If you have back problems, do you worry that rowing may exacerbate the pain?  It turns out that NO, rowing will NOT hurt your back, ...


Trek Travel Info Party at Bicycle Garage Indy North

Event Name:  Bicycle Garage Indy’s Trek Travel Info Party Date & Time: Wednesday, February 26, 6 PM to 8 PM Location: Bicycle Garage Indy North, 4340 E. 82nd St., Indianapolis Website: This is a FREE ...


Bicycle Garage Indy & BGI Fitness Newsletter for February 14

If you do not receive the Bicycle Garage Indy email newsletter, you can read latest one here Here are some of the useful items from the latest edition: BGI Fitness Presidents' Day Fitness Sale Local ...


Upcoming Closure and detour of Fall Creek Trail at Keystone Avenue

Through June of 2015, the Keystone/Fall Creek Bridge project will necessitate a detour of the Fall Creek Trail. The trail has already been closed and rerouted in the vicinity of Keystone Ave. The detour makes use of Tacoma Ave. and Millersville ...


Bicycle Garage Indy Green Team highlights for 2013

Our "Green Team" promotes sustainable business practices within Bicycle Garage Indy and in the community.  Here are some highlights of what we accomplished in 2013. Recycling: Bicycle Garage Indy recycled 37.2 tons of material in ...


Bicycle Garage Indy Ladies’ Night with Lindsay Sherman from Trek Bicycle

Event Name:  Bicycle Garage Indy Ladies' Night with Lindsay Sherman from Trek Bicycles Date & Time: Tuesday, February 18, 5:45pm – 8:00pm Location: Bicycle Garage Indy North, 4340 E. 82nd Street, Indianapolis, 46250 Website: ...


Indianapolis Bicycle Advocacy Highlights (2013)

2013 is now in the history books. It’s a good time to look back over the year and highlight the good things that have happened for bicycling in Indianapolis during 2013. (In a future blog I’ll look at the future for bicycle in ...


How to store a tandem bicycle between rides.

A common question for people considering a tandem bicycle is how to store their new tandem between rides. A tandem bicycle is over 8 feet long from wheel to wheel, and can be a little ungainly to manage, especially when you are just getting used ...