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Broadway celebrates 45 years!

Posted on August 11th, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

Happy birthday to us — 45 years of fixing bikes, and teaching you to fix your own bikes! Tomorrow August 12th we’ll have free birthday cake, free funky purple valve caps, and free stand + tool rental (as available). Bring your favorite bike and join us for an all day celebration of Cambridge’s awesome bike […]

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Upcoming classes!

Posted on July 29th, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

We are running two upcoming classes starting in just under two weeks! With beautiful fall weather on the way, now is the time to increase your knowledge of the systems of the bike and how to maintain them. The next coed basic repair class will be Sundays 5:30 – 7:30 pm, August 6th through September […]

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Closed for July 4th

Posted on July 1st, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

Hello everyone!  Broadway Bikes will be closed all day on Tuesday, July 4th. Normal hours resume when we open at 8am on July 5th. As a worker-owned, collectively-run cooperative business operating for 40+ years, we are proud to support true democratic principles and democracy in action. Whether you spend the day enjoying the company of […]

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Our Rates are Changing

Posted on June 29th, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

To our valued customers and cycling community, On July 5th, 2017 our flat and tune-up rates will be changing to better reflect the service we provide and help sustain our business model centered on cooperative principles and worker rights. Above all you are paying for a high standard of work, safety, and quality control. Additionally, […]

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Ride Report: Bike Touring in Washington State

Posted on June 16th, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

Ellen here, writing in with a report on the first few days of a Pacific Coast bike tour!  Erica and I spent the first few days of our tour in Washington state (Seattle to Portland, which is a common randonneuring route in that part of the country).  It’s funny how working in a bike shop […]

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Upcoming Women and Nonbinary* Wheel Building Class!!

Posted on June 10th, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

WOMEN* & NONBINARY Wheel Building Class!! Monday June 26th – July 24th (NO CLASS on July 3rd), 6:30pm – 8:30pm Price: $140 PLUS costs of parts Want to learn how to build your own wheel? The Wheelbuilding class takes you step by step through the process!! Each class is two hours long and meets once […]

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Pride Cookie Sale this Saturday June 10th!

Posted on June 9th, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

We are so proud to support and celebrate our LGBTQIA community members!  This weekend is Pride Weekend in Boston, and to give back to the community we are hosting a cookie sale all day on Saturday June 10th at the shop.  We’re open from 10am to 6pm, and all cookies must go! Cookies will be […]

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How to travel with your bike this summer

Posted on May 31st, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

Ellen here writing from the West Coast: Hello! I’ve biked through Washington state and Oregon, and now I’m in California where I sadly have to skip a section because a landslide took out a bridge in Big Sur. Instead of biking several hundred miles out of our way to make it around the detour, Erica […]

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Thanks for an AWESOME Pancake Breakfast!

Posted on May 17th, 2017 by Broadway Bicycle School

Thanks to all who were able to join us yesterday morning for our Annual Pancake Breakfast for Mass Bike Week! We had a blast and it was great to visit with our cycling community over blueberry, banana and chocolate pancakes, orange juice and lots of coffee. See you all next year!

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