Trophy Bikes will be at the Philly Bike Expo Nov. 7-8, & you should be as well! We'll be showing the latest from BROMPTON and SURLY. We'll also have some fun rides. • Saturday, there is a Brompton Breakfast Roll to the Bike Expo. Meets 9 a.m. sharp inside Amtrak 30th St. Station (at the central … Continue reading PHILLY BIKE EXPO DOINGS!
The GGBW started out in 1996 as a nostalgic event for riders of classic English roadster 3-speed bicycles, and did pretty well for years, even getting some serious press from the Philadelphia Inquirer HERE. For 2015, we're opening things up a bit and inviting owners of new machines to attend: That means Brompton folders, Moulton Spaceframes, … Continue reading BRITISH BIKE WEEKEND RETURNS–Oct. 16-17-18 , 2015
Join us to help cap a lovely summer of cycling this Sunday. Meet us at Trophy Bikes at 10:30, or at the Reading Terminal Market at 11:00 a.m. (12/Filbert entrance)... we'll watch bikes while everyone shops for picnic goodies, then pedal off to Belmont Plateau. Trophy is bringing a couple of grills, a cooler with … Continue reading BIG Bike Picnic • This Sunday, 8/30 (trophy will close for it!)
This SURLY Pugsley is just one of the many bikes that will be part of our big Holiday Sale. Starts this Saturday, December 20th at 10 a.m. and ends at 3:59 p.m. on Dec. 24th! You can find all the details right HERE.
Unless you live in Pittsburgh there is no way to anticipate what the Dirty Dozen will actually be like. The ride sniffs out the 13 steepest roads in the Pittsburgh - which by nature makes them 13 of the steepest roads on the continent. The crown jewel of the ride is Canton Avenue, arguably the … Continue reading Ride Report: 2014 Dirty Dozen Pittsburgh
Brompton Urban Challenge 2014: Philadelphia Where in the Dickens can you find that famous writer’s statue, and a street made of wood, and a two-ton brass eagle, and a London double-decker bus? Philadelphia, of course, where a squadron of intrepid Bromptoneers took part in the Brompton Urban Challenge—a scavenger hunt using the world’s best folding … Continue reading Brompton Urban Challenge
Brompton owners from all over the East Coast and beyond will converge on the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia, for the first ever U.S. Brompton Urban Challenge. The unusual event combines social-media savvy with orienteering around a series of Philly landmarks and secret destinations revealed only on Urban Challenge Day. Originating in Milan, Italy, the Brompton Urban Challenge … Continue reading Brompton Urban Challenge 5/31/14
The cycling season has officially started! Trophy Bikes is hosting flat fixing classes on the first and third Mondays of every month at 6:30. Of course, the events are free and attendees can get 10% off saddle bags and tool kits! Bring your own bicycle, tools, and determination - staff member Arianna will walk you … Continue reading Flat Fixing Classes
One of the more robust (but pretty much unproductive) expressions of my bike-obsessed yet unabashedly supercheap temperament is the ritual scouring of craislist for sw33t d3als. While I may be hunting for 64cm frames or suntour bar-end shifters, the pages through which I scroll are sometimes sprinkled with gems that I could not have made … Continue reading Craigslist Roundup I
Trophy's first monthly shop outing. We'll meet at 10 a.m. at the shop and ride (not race) around town. Ride ends at Yard's Brewery for a quick one (uno) before getting back to those weekend chores! Helmets and locks are required, camera and notebook are optional. RSVP for the Casual Mess Ride here. Check out … Continue reading Casual Mess Ride 4/5/14