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Come to our next after hours event!

Come to our next after hours event!

  You're warmly invited to a fun evening of stories, bikes, snacks, and beer at Cambridge Bicycle! Our very own mechanic, Spencer, and his wife Sam, will be telling their tale of a multi-week bike tour through Japan from earlier this year.  Come hear of their...

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Welcome New Customers!

Welcome New Customers!

Have you recently relocated to our fair city? We're excited to offer a warm welcome to all new cyclist, or cycling-curious residents of Cambridge! Cambridge Bicycle is approaching our 20th year serving the Cambridge cycling community. We're honored to have had the...

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Intro to Bike Camping with Swift Industries

Intro to Bike Camping with Swift Industries

  Camping season is finally here, and we’re focusing on helping you make the most of it! Join us this Sunday in our shop for an Intro to Bike Camping workshop with the founder/owner/creative director of Swift Industries, Martina!  Doors open at 6:30, presentation...

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Val’s 90 Days Cycling in Europe

Val’s 90 Days Cycling in Europe

  When I got off the plane in Portugal, I waited for my bike to appear on the Oversized Luggage conveyer belt. I paced around for a half hour. Growing nervous, I asked the first airport employee I could about it and was told to just wait longer. After 45...

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Keith’s Cinelli MASH Work

Keith’s Cinelli MASH Work

We are absolutely fired up about the chance to build a new 2017 Cinelli MASH Work frame, almost as excited as Keith was about selecting components discerningly and getting the project together.  Lots of choice components here from the old standbys - Thomson stem and...

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Custom Piolet

Custom Piolet

Josh and Pete just wrapped up this custom Piolet build up as an all weather, all terrain vehicle for one of our regulars.  It's difficult to point out "highlights" when basically every part is something special, down to color matching the bar end plugs with the...

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New Year’s Day Ramble

New Year’s Day Ramble

  I was invited to small group ride on New Year's Day, which ended up being just five of us by the 9:30 rollout. Myself, Sandy, our salesperson Rob, and our new friend Annemarie ventured out to Acton and back for a nearly perfect 50 mile ride. It started with...

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Cinelli Mash Work Custom Build

Cinelli Mash Work Custom Build

Just wrapped up a simply gorgeous custom build with a Cinelli Mash frame. Our customer chose nothing but the best for this one, including H+Son Archetypes laced to White Industries track hubs we built in house.  Parts highlights: White Industries freewheel and...

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Superb Returns to Cambridge!

Superb Returns to Cambridge!

Kip's words on the Superb blog puts it best: "It has been an honor to serve this Beacon St neighborhood. Superb was the 2009 reinvention of Boston Bicycle. Renovated and redesigned out of love and a clear vision to add a new style to bicycle retail, Superb has...

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Boston Harbor Islands S24O

Boston Harbor Islands S24O

With a wildly contrasting juxtaposition between riding loaded bikes in the city, and voyaging swiftly out of it on a ferry, Thayne and I went on an amazing sub-24 hour overnighter earlier in the summer.  Leaving our city apartments behind, we boarded a ferry with all...

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Win a Bike this Weekend: Freeway Your Mind

Win a Bike this Weekend: Freeway Your Mind

Want to go for a ride and Freeway Your Mind, a scavenger hunt ride hosted by Bodega and Superb Bicycle. You and your friends could win a new bike or some cool merch and accessories from the new Carhartt WIP x Pelago x Mission Workshop collection. More details here--...

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Swift Campout Recap

Swift Campout Recap

  There's nothing like a group adventure to escape routine and unwind.  We partnered with Swift Industries' to make a Boston event happen!  About a dozen of us left Cambridge and headed to Harold Parker State forest for an sub-24 hour overnighter. Our mechanic...

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Chris King Restock

Chris King Restock

  Who doesn't love a quality, US-made good? We're fully stocked with Chris King Aheadsets in both 1" and 1 1/8" standard, as well as 1" 2Nut headsets in stock.  Colors include timeless black and silver, turqoise, sour apple green, and orange mango.   While you're...

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Swift Industries Camout 2016

Swift Industries Camout 2016

  We're hosting an S24O this weekend as part of the Swift Industries Campout 2016.   We have a fantastic route plotted from Central Square out to Harold Parker State Forest, where we'll be spending a night in the great outdoors. Feel welcome to joins us for a...

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It’s the Season for Bike Camping

It’s the Season for Bike Camping

Throwback photo to our 2014 Labor Day retreat After a drawn-out, cold, and rainy spring, we're all ready to hit the road and get lost. Are you curious about touring, camping, or overnighters? We have plans for an S24O later this month as part of the Swift Industries...

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New CB Bottles and Caps

New CB Bottles and Caps

We like you, do you like us? We've got new goodies for the fans. We're fully stocked on Cambridge Bicycle caps in a new colorway - by local designer Beverly Hsu and made by Walz Caps in California. The caps look great on the Cinelli Gazetta Della Strada above, but  we...

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2016 Bay State Bike Week

2016 Bay State Bike Week

Sunday launched 2016's Bay State Bike Week! This is a great way to encourage more students and workers to commute by bike as well as encourage us already riding to stay in the saddle. In support of cyclists both new and old, we're offering 10% off locks, lights, and...

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Carradice is Here!

Carradice is Here!

We're excited to be stocking seat bags and rain capes by Carradice. These absolutely handsome bags are made in the UK and provide super useful storage for everyday essentials. They make a fantastic way to get the load off your back and make your bike work for you....

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Custom Pista Concept

Custom Pista Concept

  Just some detail shots of a lightweight Pista Concept build we finished this past summer. Details include an ENVE carbon fork, custom-made wheels with Stan's ZTR rims and  Profile Elite hubs,  SRAM Force crankset, and a gold KMC X10SL Chain.  The finished build...

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Surly Wednesday in Stock

Surly Wednesday in Stock

Why not enjoy cycling all season? If you're interested in 12-month cycling, on the road or in the woods, we've got a ton of options for you here. There's nothing quite like the Surly Wednesday pictured above to get you out of your routine any time of the year....

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Finishing touches

Finishing touches

It's all in the details. We customized a Raleigh Roper with some beautiful Nitto cruiser bars and a few other accessories. Val finished this customized Raleigh Roper with Nitto cruiser bars,  Newbaum's cloth tape and a bit of twine.

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Brandon’s Kazane Rebuild

Brandon’s Kazane Rebuild

Brandon came into the shop recently with a Kazane track frame, a mix of parts, and a mission. We helped him rebuild the bike with a mix of his old  parts and new. Upgrades included a  fork and cockpit  (Cinelli Pepper riser bars, FSA Orbit headset, and a new stem), an...

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Last Minute Gift Ideas

Last Minute Gift Ideas

Last minute shopping? We're here until 4:00 today with a great selection of easy-to-wrap gifts for the cyclist in your life. Come check out our small Stationary Tool Bags by SWRVE, Goodie Bags by Carsick Designs, and E-Waste phone pouches by Trash Messenger Bags...

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Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours

  Was it Santa who rode this bike in, or one of our many bearded employees? Either way, we're stocked up on last-minute purchases as well as the racks, baskets, and bags needed to haul 'em home.  Not sure what to get them? Ask our staff for a gift card. We're...

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Sales for Small Business Saturday

Sales for Small Business Saturday

  The holidays are here! To make your shopping easier, we have some joy-inspiring deals on bikes and accessories: 50% off 2013 Raleigh Revenio Carbon, 54cm (MSRP $1800) 25% off all in-stock aluminum road bikes - including Jamis Ventura Race, Ventura Comp, and...

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Holiday Hours and Small Business Saturday

Holiday Hours and Small Business Saturday

  In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday we'll be closing at 4:00 today and we'll reopen Friday morning at 10 am. We'll be blowing out some product with a sweet Small Business Saturday sale. New bikes, cycling apparel, and all sorts of goodies will be...

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Staff Ride Report – NEMBA trails in NH

Staff Ride Report – NEMBA trails in NH

Something amazing about our bike shop is that despite our urbane location, we have a huge interest of mixed-terrain and off-road cycling on staff. What's even more amazing is that Boston is a great city to be in for this kind of riding.  I took a rental-car escape the...

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Absolutely Incredible Fall Sale

Absolutely Incredible Fall Sale

We've got prices dropping like oh so many color leaves from our bountiful Cambridge trees.  We're going all Gwen Stefani-style BANANAS with these deals: All in-stock Linus BIKES at 15% off! This includes their Dutchi 1, Dutchi 3, Roadster Sport, and Mixte 3 models...

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Back to School Bikes

Back to School Bikes

Our staff has been working hard preparing for the student rush. Needless to say, we're ready to go with comfort bikes, sport hybrids, road bikes, touring bikes, single speeds, and even a few mountain bikes perfect for new students. Our favorite has to be the 2015...

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Introducing Yuba Bikes

Introducing Yuba Bikes

We stock all sorts of racks and baskets from a variety of brands, but sometimes we all feel like we need something more tailored for heavy duty use. That's why we brought in Yuba. You'll see these longtail cargo bicycles all over Cambridge and Boston, and they're...

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Holiday Hours for 4th of July

Holiday Hours for 4th of July

  We are open today (Friday) from 10 am to 7 pm. We'll be closed on Saturday in observance of Independence Day. Sunday we resume standard hours (Noon - 6 pm).   Also, Cambridge Bicycle t-shirts are back in stock! Come pick one up!

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Aluminum Road Bike Sale 6/27 – 7/3

Aluminum Road Bike Sale 6/27 – 7/3

We're kicking off July with a sale on all in-stock road and mixed-terrain bicycles: 2015 and 2014 Bianchi Volpe - Was $1299, sale - 15% off 2015 and 2014 Bianchi Lupo - Was $1050, sale - 15% off 2015 Bianchi Nirone Tiagra - size 57cm only- Was $1249 now 20% off 2015...

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Preview of our new caps

Preview of our new caps

We're excited to announce we have an all-new cap coming out soon.  Our friend, the lovely and talented Beverly Hsu, made us a design based on the cityscape surrounding the shop in Cambridge and Boston.  The caps themselves are sublimated and sewed together by Walz...

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650b Hardtails from KHS

650b Hardtails from KHS

When you're waiting for the woods to defrost and mud season to end, what's better than bike shopping? We have a new lineup of 27.5" wheel mountain bikes from KHS, ready to go for when the trail season starts: the KHS SixFifty 600, 500, and 200.  What's the deal with...

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MIPS Helmets are in!

MIPS Helmets are in!

Ever since the technology was first discussed, we've been anticipating having MIPS not just available in the US, but in stock in our shop. We're excited to say that we have four new helmets with this feature: the Savant MIPS, Feather MIPS, Sutton MIPS, and Sonnet...

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Holiday Hours Easter/Passover Weekend

Holiday Hours Easter/Passover Weekend

We are open standard hours this weekend: Saturday: 10 AM - 7 PM Sunday: Noon - 6 PM Monday: 10 AM - 7 PM Enjoy your holiday weekend. We'll be here to help you with your cycling needs.

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Pre-Rush Tune-ups

Pre-Rush Tune-ups

Snowbanks are disappearing in Boston and cambridge, the roads are getting wider, and each and every day is getting better for bike commuters. We're less than two weeks away from April, when our turnaround time starts to increase as the cycling season gets in. Right...

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Brooks Cambium Slender Grips Are Here

Brooks Cambium Slender Grips Are Here

You have the tried and true weatherproof vegan Cambium C17 saddle or one of it's variants, what's better than completing your bike with matching grips?  We have you covered with the new Cambium grips withe the same fabric as the Cambium and dyed to match.  We have...

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Stuck Seatposts are No Good!

Stuck Seatposts are No Good!

  Some days are just the pits - like when you go to adjust your saddle height and the thing won't even budge. Above, Pete is attempting to break the bond of corrosion holding a carbon post in an aluminum frame with  the tactical soda - one of the many solvents...

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Introducing Endura Clothing

Introducing Endura Clothing

Our brand new clothing display is brimming with winter and spring apparel. We have options for women and men by Endura including waterproof hardshells, socks and gloves, helmet liners, and their BaaBaa merino wool baselayers. Also in are knee and arm warmers,...

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Service Area Spotlight: Custom Wheelbuilding

Service Area Spotlight: Custom Wheelbuilding

        Pete and Alex (featured) are two of our primary wheelbuilders on staff. A custom, hand built wheel offers a wide array of rim, hub, and spoke choices for either high demand cycling, or for unique projects where a stock rim is just not...

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First Look: 2015 Raleigh Tamland 1

First Look: 2015 Raleigh Tamland 1

What, exactly, is the Raleigh Tamland series all about? While some may simply label it as a "gravel/endurance" model, we think of it as much, much more. We like it because it's made with Reynolds 631 frame with a steel fork, outfitted with 11-speed Shimano 105...

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Gift Cards for Winter

Gift Cards for Winter

Sick and tired of all those bulk gifts taking up cash around the house? Save the room this holiday season with a Cambridge Bicycle Gift Card. We have them available in any amount. They're good for both retail and service area purchases, and have no expiration. Best of...

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Holiday Blowout: Linus Bikes

Holiday Blowout: Linus Bikes

Who doesn't like a new bike as a gift? All in-stock Linus bikes are 20% off until the end of December.  We have a ton of different models and sizes in stock; ask us if we have the one you need! Can't hide a bike around the house? We will store any new bike we sell for...

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Holiday Blowout: Road Bike Closeouts

Holiday Blowout: Road Bike Closeouts

  We're kicking off crazy sale prices on road bikes until December 31: up to 60% off select models! 2013 Jamis Xenith Comp - was $2100, now 60% off! 2013 Raleigh Revenio Carbon (Tiagra) - was $1800, now 44% off! 2014 Jamis Ventura Sport - was $725, now 43% off...

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Holiday Blowout: Brooks Saddles and Bags

Holiday Blowout: Brooks Saddles and Bags

All goods from Brooks are now on sale until the end of December! All Brooks bags and backpacks: 40% off. All other Brooks products are 30% off! This includes their Brixton casual satchel, Pickwick day pack, Cambium C17 saddle, and leather B17 saddle. Sale prices are...

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Black Friday Sale 2014

Black Friday Sale 2014

Thanksgiving is here and gone and we've got some great deals ready for the weekend, delivered by Cambridge's own wild turkey population (pictured above).  Starting on Black Friday and ending Sunday evening, we have the following bikes and accessories on sale:  ...

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Holiday Blowout: Mavic Wheels on Sale

Holiday Blowout: Mavic Wheels on Sale

Who doesn't like a good deal on a great upgrade?  From now until Dec. 31 you can get your hands on some brand new Mavic wheels for less.  Mavic's Aksium Wheelset with Aksion tires and tubes was $329, now 25% off (in red and silver only).   These are a great,...

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Our Rental Fleet is for Sale

Our Rental Fleet is for Sale

  Our fleet of 3-speed Raleigh Classic Roadster is for sale. Price ranges from $275 to $325, depending on condition ,with a complete tune-up prior to sale. These will be the least expensive bike in the shop with a chromoly steel frame, Shimano Nexus 3-speed hub,...

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Winter Gloves, Socks, and Hats

Winter Gloves, Socks, and Hats

Wintertime is just around the corner, and we have just what you need for those mornings that are a bit more chilly than you're used to. We have light gloves in two styles: thinner polyester and thicker merino wool with rubber grips. We like the thinner ones by...

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Gore Bike Wear Element Jacket and Path Pants

Gore Bike Wear Element Jacket and Path Pants

Just in are Gore BikeWear Element GoreTex jacket and pants. Waterproof, durable, comfortable, and designed specifically for the performance an everyday cyclists needs from their gear. Both make an ideal hardshell to keep you dry and clean on the cold, wet commutes we...

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Kryptonite Lightweight Mini-6 Lock

Kryptonite Lightweight Mini-6 Lock

Bike locks are a love/hate relationship. We love them because they keep our bikes from being stolen, but we hate them because usually the stronger they are, the more they weigh. Kryptonite just solved this dilemma with their new Evolution Lite Mini-6 - a strong lock...

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First Look: 2015 Raleigh Roper

First Look: 2015 Raleigh Roper

  Raleigh's Roper cyclocross bike is here for 2015, with a twist.  For 2015 Raleigh ditched drop bars in favor for a 31.8 riser bar with a Shimano Alivio 1x9 drivetrain.  The Roper's frameset has the same tested design: disc brakes, rack and fender eyelets,...

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Blackburn Design Central City Panniers

Blackburn Design Central City Panniers

Just in is Blackburn Design's solution to the universal question when it comes to cycling: "Where do I put my stuff?" Their Central Saddle Bags pannier is a water resistant set of two bags, with a waterproof rain cover and a 26 liter capacity. Not too small and not...

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Giro Alpineduro Waterproof Boots

Giro Alpineduro Waterproof Boots

Nobody likes wet or cold feet. The new Giro Alpineduro boot is our new go-to option for riding through the worst New England offer. It has all the features in a mountain biking, touring, or commuting shoe: compatibility with both platform and clipless pedals,...

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Columbus Day Hours and Sale Bikes

Columbus Day Hours and Sale Bikes

We are open standard hours this holiday weekend (Monday we'll be open from 10 AM to 7 PM). It's that time of year where we have to move things along. We have the following bikes on closeout* effective immediately until they sell: Road Bikes on Sale 2014 Jamis Xenith...

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Superflash, sans Batteries!

Superflash, sans Batteries!

Everybody's favorite rear light, the Planet Bike Superflash, is now here in a rechargeable model. This one ditches those AAA batteries in favor of a USB-rechargeable feature. The rear plastic panel, notorious from coming detached from the lens, is now fused in place...

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Kolorful Locks in Stock!

Kolorful Locks in Stock!

We've got a few Kryptonite Series 2 Minis in stock in limited colors for those of you looking to match your lock to your bike, your outfit, or whatever! If you need a lock that will last the winter, Kryptonite is the way to go, and for the same price as the standard...

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Brooks Cambium C15 Is Now Here!

Brooks Cambium C15 Is Now Here!

Many of you have bought the Brooks Cambium C17 saddle from us since it came out last fall and now we've got the first batch of C15s available for those seeking a narrower, more aggressive saddle for road and 'cross riding. Currently in stock in Slate, and also...

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Open for Labor Day

Open for Labor Day

  We're open for Labor Day from 10 AM to 7 PM, standard hours. The above photo is from a quick overnighter that Ben and Josh did on their touring bikes. We hope your holiday's a fun one!

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Carbon Road Sale

Carbon Road Sale

Our current inventory of carbon road bikes is now  selling between 20-25% off. We have limited sizes and models available (51cm through 58cm), and this sale applies only to in stock models--stop by early and get yours for less.  Boston's best weather for road riding...

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CB Shop Shirts are Back!

CB Shop Shirts are Back!

Our shop shirts are printed locally on American Apparel 2001 stock. Available in white on black in sizes small and up, and in ladies' cut as well, just $15 each.

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KHS 4 Season Fatbike Sale

KHS 4 Season Fatbike Sale

We've dropped the price on our in-stock fatbike selection. Our KHS  4 Season 1000 models have been marked down from $1300 to $1200, and the KHS 4 Season 3000 was $1800, and is now $1700. Both bikes have an alluminum frame, chromoly fork, SRAM components, and  26 x 4"...

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Bag and Helmet Restock

Bag and Helmet Restock

Our bag wall is looking better than ever right now. We're fully stocked with backpacks, single-strap messenger bags, and rack bags from  Ortlieb, Brooks, Mission Workshop, and Chrome. We are more supplied than ever with waterproof and durable bags for commuting,...

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Serfas Cycling Shoes

Serfas Cycling Shoes

Just in are the Podium and Astro clipless shoe system by Serfas. The Astro is a two-bolt shoe with a ratchet for mountain biking, commuting, and touring.  For road cyclists we have the Podium, which is compatible with a 3-bolt pedal system for the summer, and converts...

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Mavic Wheels, Helmets, and Pedals

Mavic Wheels, Helmets, and Pedals

Now in are helmets and wheels from Mavic. Now in are the Syncro, Espoir, and Notch helmets for road, commuting, and trail. All three are designed to keep you safe with a lightweight and super ventilated shell, and super comfortable ratcheting headband. Looking for...

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Chris King Turquoise

Chris King Turquoise

You may have heard of Chris King's limited run of turquoise components. We have one 1 1/8 threadless headset in stock, on display at our front counter. It's quite possibly the last one we'll stock for years!

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Velo Seat Covers

Velo Seat Covers

We just got in a small batch of Velo Seat Covers, a project by group of local college students. We have them in Silverspot, Purplicious, and Goldrush. These stretchy covers work on a bunch of different saddles. Stop by with your bike to try them one on: at just $15...

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Marathon Hours

Marathon Hours

We are open Easter Sunday from noon to 6 pm. We'll be open Marathon Monday from 10 am to 7 pm. Stop on by!

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Employee Bike Profile: Randy’s Jamis

Employee Bike Profile: Randy’s Jamis

Randy just built up his new Jamis Nemesis Race 650b for the spring and summer cross-country race season. It's set up with Shimano SLX and Deore components, Crank Brother pedals, and a Mavic Crossride wheelset.  You'll find him in any of the local trail network as soon...

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New Arrivals from Brooks England

New Arrivals from Brooks England

We just got in a huge shipment of saddles, bags, and accessories from Brooks. We have color matched saddles, lock-on grips, and toe straps in antique brown and honey- perfect for refreshing your bike for spring with a touch of class. Also in is the brand new MT21...

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Rides of March Sale

Rides of March Sale

Spring cleaning is upon us and we're making room for new models. From this weekend until April 1 we've got road bikes, hybrids, commuter bikes, and classic style city bikes on sale*. Everybody loves a great deal and there's no better time than spring to get excited...

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Raleigh Get Out and Ride Rebate 2014

Raleigh Get Out and Ride Rebate 2014

Want up to $100 back with your new bike? Raleigh's making it happen with their Get Out and Ride rebate. From March 1 through April 30 selected Raleigh models will be eligible for a $50-$100 rebate direct from Raleigh. This applies to their Cadent and Misceo sport...

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KHS Fatbikes are Here

KHS Fatbikes are Here

Every snowfall is tacking more wait-time onto when we can get out and ride - now you don't have to wait. These KHS mountain bikes are designed around a 4" width tire that runs at ridiculously low pressure, helping you float over snow, ice, sand, and loose terrain....

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Cambridge Bicycle: The Board Game

Cambridge Bicycle: The Board Game

Kip's daughter made this awesome board game based on visiting our shops. It's complete with layouts of Cambridge Bicycle and Superb, and even has game pieces in world champion stripes colors!

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2014 Jamis Icon Pro and Ventura Race

2014 Jamis Icon Pro and Ventura Race

We just received our first mid-range aluminum road bikes from Jamis for 2014: their Icon Pro and Ventura Sport: The Ventura race is ideal for anyone looking for a light and responsive road bike on a budget. With a frame made of double-butted 6061 aluminum and a carbon...

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Minidrome Madness

Minidrome Madness

The other day, Paul Carson, a local frame-builder and teacher, announced a minidrome was completed inside the Artisan's Asylum, a Somerville collective art space. Some of the Cambridge Bicycle crew headed up to check it out armed with a stash of beer and a vintage GT...

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Odyssey Pedals and Grips: New Colors

Odyssey Pedals and Grips: New Colors

What's a better way to finish up that winter project bike or refresh a weather-worn commuter than new pedals and grips? We have Odyssey Twisted PC pedals and Aaron Ross grips in an astounding variety of colors, and many matching sets.  These are by far our most...

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Winter Closeouts

Winter Closeouts

Spring is barely 2 1/2 months away. We have these bikes on sale*. Prepare yourself for this season while these deals last: 2013 Hybrids and Mountain Bikes 2013 Diamondback Clarity STI-8, 14" pink was $750 now 20% off 2013 Diamondback Insight STI-8, 21" red/black, was...

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Steel Road Rides for Under a Grand: The Jamis Quest

Steel Road Rides for Under a Grand: The Jamis Quest

More and more riders are re-discovering the benefit of quality steel frames. Though aluminum provides a stiffer ride and marginally lighter frames, lots of folks are beginning to realize that shaving a pound off of their bicycle doesn't really mean much when you're...

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First Look: 2014 Jamis Dragon 29 Sport

First Look: 2014 Jamis Dragon 29 Sport

Nothing starts off the new year like a new bike. We just got our first look at the Jamis Dragon 29 Sport for 2014, and it looks great. Jamis' Dragon line of bikes has a 25 year history and this year's model continues the legacy.  Jamis designed the Dragon Sport 29...

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Shimano Alfine 11 Wheelset

Shimano Alfine 11 Wheelset

We have what may be the ultimate commuter wheelset: Shimano's new Alfine 11 speed rear hub, with matching Alfine dynamo front hub, laced to Mavic's super durable A319 rims (shifter included). This is a wheelset to plan a project around! Best of all, we can let these...

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Winter Tires

Winter Tires

Winter is really happening this season! We have 700c and 27" knobby tires, perfect for adding some stability and confidence when the road conditions are a bit snowy. Stop by with your bike and we'll help you find a pair for your hybrid, touring bike, cyclocross bike,...

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Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours

Here's what our schedule is looking like this holiday season: Dec 24: Open 10 - 3 pm Dec 25 : Closed for Christmas Dec 26 - 30: open standard hours Dec 31 / NYE -  Open 10 - 4 pm January 1 - Closed for New Year's Day January 2 - Open Standard hours As always, check...

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New Around the Shop

New Around the Shop

New odds and ends around the shop: Green Guru Dutchy bags are in! These are sold as individual bags, not sets, and are made using recycled waterproof materials complete with a shoulder strap for carrying off the bike. We installed one on a Linus Dutchi and it looks...

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Cambridge Bicycle Gift Cards

Cambridge Bicycle Gift Cards

Still not sure what to get the cyclist in your life? Let them decide! We have gift cards available in any amount that are fully integrated into our shop's system. We're able to take payment by phone with Visa, American Express, or Mastercard. Call and ask for our...

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Kid’s Bikes in Stock

Kid’s Bikes in Stock

Still looking for that last minute gift? Make their holiday memorable with a new bike. We have the following kid's models in stock: Raleigh MXR 12" - Orange Raleigh MXR 16 "- Green Raleigh MXR 20" - Blue Raleigh Lily 20" - Purple Diamondback Miz Della Cruz 20 - Green...

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Bill’s Jamis Dakar AMT – Last Day at Highland

Bill’s Jamis Dakar AMT – Last Day at Highland

Hey everybody it's Bill. A couple Fridays ago I went to Highland Mountainbike Park for their last weekend of the season. The warmer weather melted most of the snow they'd had earlier in the week leaving the trails fabulously muddy. Some of the trails became a real...

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Winter Clinic

Winter Clinic

Thanks to all who attended our recent Winter Commuting Clinic! We're chalking it up as a success. At the event Bill, Josh, and Ben reviewed a bunch of useful stuff for wintertime, including what to add to your regular maintenance, how to prevent common problems from...

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Reminder: Last Day of Thanksgiving Sale!

Reminder: Last Day of Thanksgiving Sale!

Hey everybody! This is a heads-up that today is our final day of deals for our weekend sale. If you missed the list of deals, check out the details here. Though we don't ship or deal with mail order, we will gladly accept payment over the phone if you can't stop by in...

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Winter Commuter Clinic Dec 5

Winter Commuter Clinic Dec 5

In need of some tips to stay on your bike this winter? We're excited to announce our first Winter Commuter Clinic (see our Facebook event)! Stop by on Thursday, December 5th at 6 PM for a talk with Bill and Josh. We'll be chatting about preventative maintenance for...

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Thanksgiving Sale: 11/23 – 12/1

Thanksgiving Sale: 11/23 – 12/1

It's that time of year! Thanksgiving is less than a week away and we have all sorts of great deals on new bikes and accessories to celebrate. This year we'll be starting things off tomorrow (11/23) and the sale goes until we close on December 1st. All 2014 new bikes:...

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Brooks Cambium C17 Review

Brooks Cambium C17 Review

Ben here. I just had the pleasure of riding one of the new vegan Brooks Cambium C17 saddles out for a couple days. This is the newest saddle in their lineup and was designed to be the same quality as their other leather saddles, only free of all animal products. I've...

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First Look: Shimano Claris

First Look: Shimano Claris

You may have heard people talking about Shimano's newest groupset, Claris 2400. This is Shimano's most entry level component with their dual-control shifters, meaning that both shifters are on the break lever themselves (rather than a thumb button on the hood). With...

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Chain-Driven Grain Thresher

Chain-Driven Grain Thresher

We just received this awesome e-mail from an MIT student we supplied parts to: Hi, Thank you so much for giving us the bicycle hub for free! It was a crucial mechanical component in our product prototype. I have attached some pictures in this email for you to look at!...

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GORE Bike Wear restock

GORE Bike Wear restock

Winter is coming, and we have what you need for gear. We just received a sizable shipment from Gore Bike Wear. Back in stock are gloves, jackets, waterproof socks, and headgear that will keep you warm through the worst of it. Here's a quick rundown: The jackets we...

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