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Come in to the store and learn some of the great places Maryland and the surrounding area has to offer. One of our staff members will be more then happy to offer their suggestions and offer you some resources in our store. To get started check out the listings below. Check back often as we continue to add to the list!
Check this page often for updated listings of all types of cycling events in and around our area. Rides require, at minimum, an appropriate bike in good working order, water, and a helmet. We suggest a spare tube, energy food, maybe a little cash in case we stop, and your biggest smile! Many rides are held subject to weather. It's a good idea to confirm dates, time and any specific requirements, too. We'll see you out there — and have fun!
|Thursday Evening||6:00 PM||*** Starts April 6th 2017 ***Our Thursday night group ride will be at 6:00 PM. We will be riding for one to two hours as daylight allows. This ride is for road. Average speed is around 17mph. There is a second group that will average 14.5 mph.||Crofton Bike Doctor||410.451.6901|
Women's Basic Bike Class: We’ll teach you basic cycling techniques and road side repairs that will allow you to get the most out of your riding time. You'll learn some tips and tricks to increase the fun factor while you are out on your bike. There will also be a Q & A Session.
Mechanics 101 for the New Bike Owner: This is the ideal class for the new bike owner or for the person who just wants to know a little more about how their bike works. You'll learn how to fix a flat tire, basic road side repair, and basic bike maintenance. Class space is limited to ten students per session.
Mechanics 201 for Advanced Cyclists: This class will cover all the basics that are used to adjust your bike and keep it properly running. We will cover such topics as gear and brake adjustments and other items related to general maintenance. This class features a low teacher-to-student ratio. Class space is limited to eight students per session.
Mechanics 301 for the Home Mechanic: Learn the Tips and Tricks from the Pro's. Mechanics 301 will deal with general installation of bicycle components. Such as headset installation, bottom bracket installation. This class is limited to four students since it is very hands on. Course material will be customizable somewhat by the participants. Group Discounts Available for three or more students. We also offer one on one classes as well as off-site classes please contact us for more information.
Triathlon 101: Learn tips and tricks in preparing and participating in your first triathlon. Our Triathlon experts will help you prepare for your first triathlon and give you valuable information on how to avoid some basic mistakes. You'll know more of what to expect during your triathlon and be more prepared when race day arrives. Space is limited please RSVP.
Introduction to Bicycle Fit and Rider Comfort: Learn how your cycling position affects comfort. We'll cover basic fit issues and solutions to address them. You'll gain knowledge on how the three contact points affect your comfort and how to alleviate problem areas on your bike while increasing your understanding of the causes.
This is the ideal class for the new bike owner or for the person who just wants to know a little more about how their bike works. You'll learn how to fix a flat tire, basic road side repair, and basic bike maintenance. Class space is limited to ten students per session.
New Owners Clinics will be held the first Saturday of the month starting in May. The class is held at 9:00AM. Please make sure to reserve your space! Call us at 410.451.6901 or send us an e-mail.
|Saturday March 4th||10:15 AM||Ever wanted to know how to fix a flat? Some tips and tricks to help you get back on the road when something unexpected comes up?||Crofton Bike Doctor||410.451.6901|
|1st Saturday of the Month Starting in April||9:00AM||Ever wanted to know how to fix a flat? Some tips and tricks to help you get back on the road when something unexpected comes up?||Crofton Bike Doctor||410.451.6901|
Saturday Rides - Meet at the Davidsonville Park n Ride at Route 424 and Route 50. Ride varies by week, Deale, Galesville and Southern Anne Arundel County.
|Weekday Rides||8:00 AM||Annapolis Bicycle Club Ride offers weekday morning and evening rides. Tuesday and Thursday mornings and Wednesday evenings. Click on this for start times and ride options||Multiple Start Location|
|Nov 25, 2017||Dirty Dozen||Pittsburgh, PA||The 35th Annual Dirty Dozen Bicycle Ride up 13 of the Pittsburgh area's steepest hills|
|Apr 15, 2018||Nautica South Beach Triathlon||South Beach, FL||International Distance and a Classic Distance. The triathlon is held on the tropical shores of South Beach and hosting nearly 3,000 athletes as they swim, bike, and run through picturesque Miami Beach! Registration opens November 1, 2017|
|Apr 28, 2018||Ocean to Bay Bike Tour||Bethany Beach, DE||All routes start and end in Bethany Beach. Choose from a 30-, 50-mile, Metric Century & Century route. Completion of the ride is optional. Sag Wagon support available from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Designated rest stops with restrooms, light snacks & beverages. Continue the Tour After Party: from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (music, food vendors, door prizes, and more!) The ride will take place rain or shine.|
|May 5, 2018||Six Pillars Century||Great Marsh Park Somerset Avenue Cambridge, MD 21613||Saturday, May 5,2018 at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge near Cambridge, MD. The cycling event will include four ride choices, including a 37-mile fun and fitness ride, a 56-mile Ironman Eagleman 70.3 Course, and a 100-mile Century Course. Registration is open on Active.com||410-819-0386|
|May 12, 2018||Capital 2 Capital Ride||Williamsburg/Richmond, VA||Quarter, Half and Full Century Routes.|
|Jun 10, 2018||IronMan 70.3 Eagleman Triathlon||Cambridge, MD||A race steeped in triathlon history, held in a unique Chesapeake town on the Eastern Shore.|
|Jun 15, 2018||Eastern Tandem Rally Spring Thaw||Williamsburg, VA||The 2018 ETR is scheduled for June 15-17 Williamsburg, Virginia. The Eastern Tandem Rally is a volunteer group of tandem cycling enthusiasts who rally together to ride and socialize at tandem events held in the Northeastern United States. It is the oldest organization of its kind in North America, and has sponsored an annual tandem rally continuously since 1973.|
|Oct 7, 2018||Lifeline 100||Kinder Farm Park, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Rd, Millersville, MD||The Lifeline100 at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville, MD offers a unique organized ride experience for cyclists of all ages and abilities with scenic 100 and 65 mile routes on road and paved trail; and 30 and 15 mile routes on paved trail only.|