Latest Newsletter – Bike To Work Day, Indy Bike Month Events and more

If you do not receive the Bicycle Garage Indy email newsletter, you can read the latest one here: Here are some of the useful items from the latest edition: Indianapolis Bike To Work Day is Friday May 15 (and a ...


Fat & Skinny Tire Fest May 15-17, 2015

Our ode to celebrating bicycling and community, FAT & SKINNY TIRE FEST 12 (#FSTF12) coincides with National Bike-to-Work Day as the ride & roll festivities take place May 15-17, 2015. There’s plenty of opportunities to join us on ...


Options Abound for Your First Pair of Cycling Shorts

Are you a new rider who would like to be comfortable while riding, but you are not ready for the “lycra look” so often associated with bicycle shorts?  Is cost is a concern, as you read and hear about cycling gear that costs ...


Action Items: Surveys and Volunteer

Surveys and Volunteer Opportunities: Indy Parks Master Plan Survey Provide your input at the online Indy Parks Master Plan Survey – if you want to see more mountain bike trails and greenways in Indy Parks, NOW is the time to make your ...


Great Workout Effort? Recover Faster!

It is spring here in Indiana and that means great training efforts and pushing hard in competition.  No matter what your sport – whether biking, triathlons or running – you know you can suffer tight or achy muscles up to one ...


Three bags for the road – to work – from Arkel

Daily bike commuting is just as demanding on your gear as bike touring, even though the miles may be shorter. I have ridden thousands miles of both touring and commuting, in all kinds of weather, and have come to rely on different bags for each. ...


June 6-7 – Weekend filled with Events

The weekend of June 6 & 7, 2015,  has no shortage of Bicycling Opportunities.  First there is the 7th Annual Mayor's Bike Ride, on Saturday, June 6, 10 am – 12 noon. Also on June 6 is Hoosier Mountain Bike ...


FYI Night: Improve Your Ride with Cycling Shoes

Join Shimano/Pearl Izumi Sales Rep Chip Ellison and discover how cycling shoes and pedals can improve your ride. Whether you are in the spin studio, on the pavement or in the woods pedals & shoes can make the ride more efficient, comfortable ...


Bike Commuting Amenities in Indy – May 5, 2015 Update

News from Indy Bike Hub YMCA: Bicycle Commuting has never been easier with Bike-In Breakfasts (3rd Friday of the month, 6:30-8am, April – Sept), Bike Commuting 101 Lunch & Learn (May 7 & 12, 12-1) and now Bike Commuter memberships ...


National Bike to School Day 2015 is Coming Soon!

National Bike to School Day 2015 is on Wednesday, May 6. Is your school signed up? Last year 45 schools in Indiana held Bike to School Days – how many will there be in 2015? It's not too late – Numerous resources, including steps ...