Posted: October 21st, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Rides | Comments Off on 25th Anniversary Ride and Dine Celebration
We’ve got some very exciting news in the Bicycle Therapy world this week! In case you haven’t already heard, the shop is turning 25 (yes, 25!) this November and we’d love nothing more than to celebrate with all of our favorite friends and customers that have made the past quarter-century(!) possible.
On Saturday, November 14th, we’d like to invite any and everyone to join us for a 2+ hour road ride leaving at 2 pm from the shop. Bring a change of clothes, as we’ll be finishing up back at the shop and launching right into an celebration of food, drinks and music. If you can’t make the ride, please join us at the shop that evening, as we’ll be celebrating deep into the night!
Posted: September 9th, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Mountain Bikes, Sale, Specialized | Comments Off on SEPTEMBER SALE: Select Bikes Marked Down
If you’ve been waiting all summer for that big hit mountain bike, now’s your chance. We’ve got a bunch of awesome, full suspension mountain bikes priced right and just in time for the fall. Pictured above, the 2015 Enduro Comp 650b is an awesome, go anywhere-do anything bike with enough travel front and rear to hit any trail with confidence. Stay tuned after the jump to see what else we’ve got. Read More »
Posted: July 21st, 2015 | Filed under: Components, Featured, Products, Shoes Apparel Helmets | Comments Off on What’s Manny Wearing? V (and Bonus: What’s Manny Riding? A Treatise on the Power of Disc Brakes)
Drawing inspiration from all the excitement about the Tour de France going around the shop, Manny has forgone his more utilitarian digs in favor of a trusty road quiver, along with some of the more exciting developments in road cycling this year: hydraulic disc brakes Make the jump with us to find out the details.
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Posted: June 7th, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Race | Comments Off on June 14th: The Historic Riverton Criterium
Bicycle Therapy asks that you come join us, along with the people of the beautiful town of Riverton, New Jersey on June 14th for one of the finest road racing events of the season, the Historic Riverton Criterium. The race itself is a 6 turn, 0.8 mile course of unbridled crit-racing fury racing through the historic beauty of the Riverton town center.
The course is extremely spectator friendly, and with multiple races across men’s and women’s categories and side events, such as a kids’ race and the ever-popular Fireman’s race for charity, we’ve got a full afternoon of racing and fun for the whole family. Racing starts at 1:00 pm at 4th and Main streets! Come hang with your favorite Bicycle Therapy staffers and Arrow Racing competitors, along with the wonderful people of Riverton. We’ll see you there!
Directions (by car!)
Directions (by bike!)
Posted: May 12th, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Mountain Bikes, Products, Rides, Road Bikes, Specialized | Comments Off on Demo Trucks and Dirt Parties
Photo Credit: Specialized.com
This May has been an absolutely beautiful month for riding so far, so hopefully each and every one of you has been getting some nice miles underneath you. We’ve got lots of exciting stuff in the pipeline for May, not the least of which are more than a few opportunities to test out the latest and greatest mountain bike offerings from Specialized.
First of all, be sure to check out Dirt Rag Dirt Fest on Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th to check out all the coolest mountain bike stuff around, and definitely set aside time to check out Specialized’s offerings, including some of their newest, most exciting MTB Developments for this year and beyond.
Even if you can’t make Dirt Fest, you’re still in luck! The legendary Specialized Mountain Demo Truck is coming to our fair end of the state of Pennsylvania for a number of dates at different trails throughout the month. Stay tuned after the jump for dates, times, spots and bikes!
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Posted: April 21st, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Shoes Apparel Helmets, Specialized, Uncategorized | Comments Off on What’s Manny Wearing? Returns: Utility
For those unfamiliar with our professional model/16-times running employee of the month/resident adonis Manny, do yourself a favor and take a nice leisurely stroll down sunny South Street past our shop window and take a quick gaze at his majesty. This spring you’ll find Manny bedecked in some of the exciting selections from Specialized’s new line of spring apparel, freshly arrived in store.
After one of the coldest winters on record in our great city of brotherly love, Manny, eager to saddle up and resume his commute to an arduous day of standing in our window (i.e. “work”) by bicycle, was super excited to get into Specialized’s new-for-this-year Utility line of apparel. In spite of all the truly fantastic road and mountain kits we got it, the language in Manny’s contract stipulates that he gets to pick what he wears, so here we are with some awesome stuff to keep you looking and feeling cool (literally and figuratively) whether it’s your commute or your ride. Stick around after the jump for a bombardment of photos and specifics about this exciting new line.
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Posted: April 1st, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Road Bikes, Sale, Specialized, Tires | Comments Off on Ride The World’s Fastest Tire This Spring
Specialized makes all manner of wonderful bicycles and bicycle accessories, so it’s sometimes easy to forget that they got their start over 40 years ago making some of the nicest tires available at the time. That pedigree, however, hasn’t lost its luster, and Specialized tires are, to this day, the fastest in the world.
It’s about time to reload your quiver for spring and nothing feels better than a fresh set of brand new rubber underneath you, so why not make those tires the fastest ones in the world? We’re partnering with Specialized to offer an awesome sale on a selection of the fastest tires on the road today.
Today, April 1st, through the end of May we’ll be offering a special buy one tire, get one free promotion on select-in stock tires. Check out after the jump for the available tires and details.
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Posted: March 23rd, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Service | Comments Off on We’re hiring!
Bicycle Therapy is looking to hire experienced mechanics for full and/or part time hours! If you’re interested in applying, stop by the shop with a resume or send one to email@example.com
Posted: March 3rd, 2015 | Filed under: Featured | Comments Off on Exciting Spring Raffle! Win a Free Bike and More!
Taking a look at the extended forecast and it seems that we’re finally on the upswing towards a nice warm spring. In celebration of this intensely exciting turn of events, we’re raffling off a bunch of fabulous prizes, including fan favorite the Specialized Sirrus or Vita.
All you have to do to enter is spend $50 or more on parts or accessories and you’ll be awarded a raffle ticket with a chance to win from a sweet prize pool including the aforementioned Sirrus or Vita, an S-Works Prevail helmet or a pair of S-Works Road or Mountain shoes. More info, rules and etc. after the jump
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Posted: February 2nd, 2015 | Filed under: Featured, Service | Comments Off on Bicycle Repair Classes Are Back
photo credit: sheldonbrown.com
Hello cycling enthusiasts! We’ve got some exciting winter news for you. The long-awaited repair classes are coming back. This year, we’ll be doing 2 sets of classes at the end of February and beginning of March.
There will be a basic class, covering simple roadside repairs (flat fixes and the like) and an advanced class, covering more in-depth home repair like derailleur adjustments, brake adjustments and beyond.
You can sign up for both, or each class individually depending on your level of interest, though the advanced class will assume that you’ve taken the basic class or have an equivalent knowledge base already.
The classes will meet on Sundays from 9am to 11am. Basic sessions will run February 15th and March 1st and Advanced sessions will run February 22nd and March 8th. Each session is $20, you bring your own bike and we provide the tools, repair stands and know-how!
For more detailed information or to sign up, call the shop (we can take cards over the phone for payment) or stop by in person. Mailing list subscribers get first notice, but space is limited so sign up fast!