Ever wonder how the width of your rim alters the width of your tire? Well, it’s time to get geeky.
This beautiful Warrior restoration came together super nice. Nothing beats fresh paint and chrome.
For the second year in a row The Bicycle Escape is the proud recipient of the National Bicycle Dealer Association’s America’s Best Bike Shops’ award.
April 6, 2014 9:00am-2:00pm We will be set up near the Tea Room off Gambrill Park Road in Pavilion #2. There will be lots of mountain bikes there begging to get dirty.
“Hey Tom can you get Greg LeMond set up on a bicycle tomorrow….?” (This question was posed at the end of an extremely busy week.) “Sure, sounds fun.”
We had the honor to bring this Harry Havnoonian back to life.
Originally printed in the Frederick News Post By Ike Wilson. The Bicycle Escape boasts three generations of bike repairmen.
This was a mini restoration we completed on a Western Flyer. We are most proud of the work we did on the non-functioning light.
Join the Frederick Bicycle Coalition on January 3rd at Brewer’s Alley. All day long 20% of your bill will be donated to FBC. Supporting the Coalition has never been easier!
This was one of my favorite restorations. The bike is owned by my pediatrician. He purchased it from his family’s bike shop a few decades ago.
Thanks to Mic for the great picture!
The Oregon Manifest presents bicycle frame builders with the challenge of designing the best utility bicycle. These designs range from large cargo bikes that carry heavy loads to lighter bikes suited for the challenges of urban commuting.
Two months before we bid this fine shopping center adieu some little punk decides to smash in our window. Thanks to some kind street sweepers the guy was scared off very quickly and left the scene before he/she stole anything (that I can tell anyway)…
Here is another opportunity to help the Emmitsburg trail system. Meet at Rainbow Lake on Hampton Valley Road west of town on October 8th from 8:00am to 1:00pm.
On Sunday October 16th at 6:30 you have an opportunity to meet Jacquie Phelan. She will be giving a mountain bike history presentation and sharing insider information
The Frederick Bicycle Coalition is proud to host Frederick’s Second Annual Ride with the Mayor event. Mayor McClement will join us as we ride from the gazebo behind the William Talley Recreation
The Tour de Frederick went off with a bang (and a few rain drops). Pictured is a happy group of riders, and Tom’s crazy save-the-day Down Tube shifter fix. The bike pictured’s shifter mount had debonded from the frame.
New trails are getting built in Emmitsburg, MD and they need your help! Corridor clearing will be taking place August 13th and they are hoping for a good turn out to show their town council there’s excitement for the project.
We just completed this Firestone Pilot restoration. The owner dug it out of her barn and now has a fun way to re-live her childhood. What a fun challenge!
I have the deal of a century for you (pun intended). If you join the Frederick Bicycle Coalition (or are already a member) you can sign up for any day of the Tour de Frederick for ONLY $35. You should join FBC anyway but now you would be doubly silly not too.