Spring is around the corner Only 46 days until spring! It’s already been nearly 50 degrees, and the ice pack on the rail trail and mountain bike trail is almost non-existent. If this weather keeps up, the trails will be rideable much sooner than years past. Baxter also tells us Puxatony Phil was wrong! Get those […]
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Do you want to ride a bike but have health problems that make it difficult? Do you have a friend or spouse that you want to ride with but can’t keep up with them? An electric assist bike may be the answer. Come in to Terry’s Cycle and take a test ride!
As the spring and summer riding season approaches, Terry’s Cycle will be sharing some of our favorite area rides and routes. Stay tuned for route information, GPS tracks, and more.
One bicycle accessory that can motivate you to ride more and take longer rides is a bicycle computer. They are easy to use and can help you quantify your fitness level. Come in to Terry’s Cycle and I will show you the selection!
I am told that spring is here. That means rain, muddy roads and dirty bikes. When you wash your bike, resist the temptation to use a pressure washer. Instead, use a hose and mild detergent. This will help keep water out of the bearings. Your bike and your wallet will thank you!
Be careful about your sources for bike parts. There are many counterfeit and fake parts out there and you risk injury if you use them. And if you do get hurt you have no recourse. I go by two rules. 1. You get what you pay for. 2. If it seems too good to be […]
Using my poodle powers, I have traveled one year into the future and brought back advanced technology. Behold, the 2019 Trek Checkpoint. Gravel road bike extraordinaire.
Riding season is here. Time to restock your supply of energy snacks to take on your ride. Terry’s has Clif bloks, Hammer bars and Sports beans. I am told that they are delicious!
What do you do if Terry’s Cycle is closed and you need a tube? You can go to the Honor Tube station located outside by the back door and get the tube you need. Come in and pay for it later when we are open. Terry’s Cycle trusts cyclists and so do I!
Shifter and brake cables that are out of correct adjustment are the major cause of poor shifting and weak brakes. Fortunately, when you buy a bicycle at Terry’s Cycle you get lifetime free cable adjustments. And you can visit with me while you are here!