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New mobile bike shop opens in South Waterfront near the tram

Posted on August 31st, 2011 at 12:15 pm.

Go By Bike shop owner Kiel Johnson (center) shakes hands with customer (and friend) Owen Walz while shop staffer Eric Phelan looks on.(Photos © J. Maus)

Unique, high-end time trial bikes stolen in shop theft

Posted on August 30th, 2011 at 3:19 pm.

Smashed window of Southwest Bicycle.(Photos: Dan Houghton)

Southwest Bicycle (3605 SW Multnomah Blvd) was victim of a smash-and-grab theft last night. Shop owner Dan Houghton says thieves broke one of his windows at around midnight and two high-end bikes were stolen. The bikes are valued at about $10,000.
Please keep your eyes out for a Javelin Barolo [...]

Growing demand, sales push bike shop expansions

Posted on August 19th, 2011 at 4:12 pm.

Sellwood Cycle Repair owner Erik Tonkin in front of his new location on SE 13th Ave.(Photos © J. Maus)

A strong indication of bicycling's health in Portland is the success and number of local bike shops. In the last year, there seems to be not just more bike shops, but expansions by existing ones too. Below [...]

Shop launches 'The Ambassadors'; a team for urban riders

Posted on August 3rd, 2011 at 9:09 am.

Ambassadors logo

Sponsoring race teams and events has been a standard way for bike shops to "support the community" for years. But what about people who don't race? What about people who just ride in the city to get from A to B?
Yesterday, a shop based in Northwest Portland, 21st Avenue Bicycles, launched The 21 [...]

Portland bike shop boom continues with openings, expansions

Posted on May 24th, 2011 at 2:34 pm.

New storefront for Western Bike Worksat NW Lovejoy and 17th.(Photos © J. Maus)

Even in a down economy, Portland's bike business boom shows no signs of letting up, especially when it comes to bike shops. Throughout the city — from Northwest to East Portland — shops large and small are expanding or opening their doors [...]

Bike shop's new ramp helps thwart assault

Posted on May 17th, 2011 at 10:04 am.

Ramp outside River City Bicycles.(Photo: Dave Guettler)

About a week ago, River City Bicycles built a concrete quarter-pipe in their parking lot outside their store on SE Martin Luther King Blvd just north of the Morrison Bridge. Shop owner Dave Guettler installed the ramp so employees and customers could practice tricks and have a bit of [...]

BicyclingHub.com Grand Opening party this Friday

Posted on April 11th, 2011 at 11:57 am.

Our friends at BicyclingHub.com have moved their retail store and they're inviting everyone to a big party this Friday to help celebrate. See details below:
BicyclingHub.com's Grand Opening Celebration of its new Portland retail space in Inner SE Portland on Friday, April 15th is planned with a decidedly bike-themed flavor in mind. With free beer from [...]

Inside the new River City Bicycles Outlet store

Posted on January 31st, 2011 at 11:23 am.

Open for business

New logo and wooden sign.- Gallery -(Photos © J. Maus)

A sneak peek inside West End Bikes

Posted on January 24th, 2011 at 9:24 am.

West End Bikes co-owner Mark Ontiveros stands outside his shop on SW 11th and Stark.(Photos © J. Maus)

River City Bicycles to open outlet store

Posted on January 18th, 2011 at 2:56 pm.

This corner building at SE 6th and Belmont will soon be the River City Bicycles Outlet store.

River City Bicycles has purchased a new, 5,000 square foot building that will soon become a new outlet store selling discounted bikes and clothing just a few blocks from their existing location. The River City Bicycles Outlet is set [...]

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