Bikes & Condos

A frequent site in the South Lake Union district of Seattle. That’s condos being built on both sides of the road with cyclists doing their best to find a way through all the construction.

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Keirin Koh and brakes for track bikes

So I was working a typical Saturday at the shop, splitting my time between wrenching on bikes and handling walk-in retail traffic, when a couple walk in from the ephemeral Seattle sunshine. Upon speaking to them, I learned that they were in the process of moving here from Japan. At first I was slightly embarrassed since I had moments before been practicing Japanese profanity with the shop’s long-suffering Japanese bookkeeper, but either they hadn’t heard me or they politely ignored it. Of course, since I am going to Japan IN TWO WEEKS for a solo bike tour, I’m eager to talk to anyone from Japan. And then came the big surprise…. koh%20annoura.jpg

Bike To Work Day Record!

With incredible weather and over thirty commute stations providing free snacks and schwag, Seattleites had every reason to take full advantage of Bike To Work Day. Powered by Cascade and caffeinated by Starbucks, the annual event saw nearly four thousand more bikes than last year, coming in at over 19,000 cyclists.

Cargo Bike Jamboree!

On Memorial Day at noon, bring your sport-utiity bikes, longtails, and cargo bikes and meet at the Pike Place Pig for a totally flat ride to Lincoln Park in West Seattle. See the flyer and check the video below.

Super Stylin’ for Bike to Work Day

Rock the Bike is building up a ectoplasmic Soul Cycle Chopper to ride to work …

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