Where the Rubber Meets the Road
Our customers keep reminding us—and as of course we fairly know from cycling near daily for decades ourselves—that there are numerous reasons for biking, including the absurd, sublime, frivolous, commendable, rational, poetic and pragmatic. Specific reasons may include saving time or money, staying healthy, sheer enjoyment, utility, fascination with the utility and efficiency of the bicycle, wanting to do our part in our community and our children's future.
"I thought of it while riding my bicycle", said Albert Einstein referring to the Theory of Relativity. We are now hoping that biking shall again serve as a catalyst for achieving yet another breakthrough for humankind, such as mitigating global warming.
Be that as it may, consistent cyclists overwhelmingly express that bicycling is their preferred way of moving about. We find gliding along on a bicycle exceptionally enjoyable, fun, relaxing, and invigorating. Cycling boosts our spirits even in the face of traffic, hills, rain, and potholes. Dogs chasing us boosts our adrenalin and acceleration.
Our daily bike ride is often a highlight even for those who describe their lives as otherwise rich and accomplished. You may be losing out! What if this holds true for you as well?
Come in for a test ride—if even just to prove us wrong. Sleek, easy to operate, superbly comfortable demo bikes and snug, crisp, fashionable loaner helmets await you in our Seattle store.