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Meet Joe’s Bike

Posted on April 16th, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

Everyone here at the shop has a special bike..sometimes more than one or three.  Today we meet longtime Broadway fixture Joe and his new All-City. Why the All-City?  My plan was to build this as a commuter bike, so it had to be steel.  OK, all my bikes are steel.  Also I wanted horizontal drop […]

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The Making of a Raleigh

Posted on March 26th, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

Very interesting old video about the bicycle making process (specifically Raleighs) from 1945! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FaxRQh03BOw  

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Surly Straggler

Posted on March 21st, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

We just got in the new Surly Straggler in stock!  The Straggler is basically the Crosscheck but with 3 significant changes.  First, it comes with STI shifters instead of the bar end shifters on the crosscheck.  Lots of people love the bar-end shifters but for me the STI levers are worth every penny- shifting is […]

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We heart Dogs!

Posted on March 12th, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

The only thing at this shop we love more than bikes are dogs!  We just saw a neat little free app that helps lost dogs get back to their owners.  It’s a very cool idea- Finding Rover uses facial recognition software to match up a lost dog with dogs in its database.  The main thing […]

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New Classes

Posted on February 26th, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

After getting a lot of feedback on our classes we have decided to add a wheel truing session to our Basic Class.  This will make the basic class 6 weeks long and give students a great introduction to maintaining and repairing their bicycles.  We have new classes starting in April – sign up online or […]

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New Origin-8

Posted on February 21st, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

If you like the look and feel of a fixie but have some hills on your commute we just got a bike that will work great for you.  The Origin-8 Intersect looks like a fixie but it has a 7 speed freewheel and can fit fenders and a rack – which makes it great for […]

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Macgyver it..

Posted on February 11th, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

I was recently reading about Jerry Seinfeld talking about how one of the coolest things in his life is being able to walk or bike to work everyday.  This is extra fascinating because Jerry Seinfeld  is a renowned car enthusiast and even has show based around cars (Comediansincarsgettingcoffee).  Anyway, that lead to another interesting fact […]

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New T-Shirts

Posted on February 3rd, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

Time to update your wardrobe? We just got in some new t-shirts – only $10 each!  Come down and grab a few  

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Flying cars and bikes

Posted on January 31st, 2014 by Broadway Bicycle School

Interesting article on the direction Hamburg is heading in regards to cars.  Everyone thought the future was flying cars and moving sidewalks but maybe the future is in clean sustainable transportation- ie bikes! http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11187515

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