Monday, February 12, 2018

Marin Rift Zone 2 29 - Bike of the Week 2018-02-12

The 2018 Marin Rift Zone 2 is a fast rolling bike that is ideal for adventures of nearly any type in our region! The highlights include 29" wheels, 120mm of travel with RockShox suspension components, boost spacing, a dropper post, SRAM NX 1x11 drivetrain, and Shimano hydraulic brakes.

A full list of specs can be found on Marin's website. Stop by the store or give us a call (877-574-0656) if you're ready to step up your mountain bike game!

Monday, February 5, 2018

Nirve Killroy - Bike of the Week 2018-02-05

Cruise the neighborhood, campground, beach, or your other favorite destination on this unique Killroy from Nirve!

Like what you see? Stop by the store for a better look or give us a call at 877-574-0656.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Salsa Mukluk Carbon GX Eagle - Bike of the Week 2018-01-29

This Salsa Mukluk carbon fat bike isn't just for snow - it's fun in all conditions! See the details on Salsa's website.  

Give us a call at the shop - 877-574-0656.


Monday, January 22, 2018

Eastern Growler - Bike of the Week 2018-01-22

The Eastern Growler 26" BMX bike allows taller people to ride a BMX-style bike comfortably! Ride with your kids, spin around town, cruise down the greenway, or visit your local mountain bike trail on this fun and versatile bike. 

Questions? Call us at 877-574-0656. 

The full list of specs is available on the Eastern Bikes website 

Monday, January 15, 2018

Jamis Dakar A1 - Bike of the Week 2018-01-15

The 2018 Jamis Dakar A1 is a very capable full suspension bike that will provide miles of smiles for an affordable $1999! RockShox front and rear, SRAM 11 speed NX/GX drivetrain, RaceFace crank, bars, and stem, KS Lev dropper post, and Shimano M396 hydraulic brakes. We are impressed that they did not cut corners on the bars, stem, and crank but instead used quality RaceFace components.

Questions? Call us at 877-574-0656. 

The full list of specs is available on the Jamis website

Monday, January 8, 2018

Salsa Vaya - Bike of the Week 2018-01-08

The Salsa Vaya is an all road adventure machine. This bike is designed for mixed surfaces and mixed purposes! Notable features include a cromoly frame, Shimano Claris drive train, and disc brakes. Other build kits are avaiable. 

This bike is a 2017 and on sale until it's gone! Call 877-574-0656 for the sale price. Or better yet, stop by Ride-A-Bike in Gastonia, NC for a test ride. :)

The full list of specs is available on Salsa's website

Friday, December 15, 2017

Christmas Gift Ideas for Cyclists

You have a quality bicycle - keep it! There are many types of locks and security levels for various needs. 
Many cyclists enjoy doing maintenance on their bicycles. Tools are an excellent gift idea. We have a large selection of many useful tools.
A work stand is a key component of bicycle maintenance! Even simple jobs, such as cleaning, are much easier with a Park Tools work stand.

Lubricating the chain and other moving parts are crucial to keeping your bicycle in good working condition.
A clean bicycle is a happy bicycle! This brush set from Park Tools makes quick work of a dirty bike.
Is the cyclist in your family hard to shop for? We have gift cards of any denomination are available.
This innovative and unobtrusive bell is designed for drop bars. This is ideal for commuters, greenway use, and group rides.
Hydration is key to a great ride! Keep your drinks cold or warm in the Ride-A-Bike insulated water bottle.
We have some exciting options to make your bike unique! Stop by the shop for a discussion.

Support your favorite local bicycle store with a quality Ride-A-Bike jersey made by Louis Garneau.
We also have Ride-A-Bike t-shirts for everyday use.

For those with fine taste in quality and comfort, a leather Brooks saddle made in England is the pinnacle!