trek bicycle store

Trek Bicycle Portland gives $10,000 to three local nonprofits

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on May 18th, 2021 at 11:23 am

Display for the donation contest at the Trek Bicycle Portland store downtown.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

Trek Bicycle Corp has been a very welcome newcomer to Portland for three local nonprofit organizations. The bike industry behemoth purchased six Portland-area Bike Gallery stores back in January and re-opened them as Trek Bicycle Portland stores in mid-March.

To help support the local scene — and perhaps grease the skids of acceptance in a city often skeptical of national brands (especially one that faced public pressure last summer to cancel police bike contracts), Trek launched a “Change for Change” donation contest as soon as they opened. [Read more…]

After 47 years, Bike Gallery stores are now Trek Bicycle stores

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on March 16th, 2021 at 3:32 pm

New merch.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

I knew it was going to happen, but it still felt like a shock. [Read more…]