Do please note that we will be closed for Thanksgiving and also for the artificial shopping frenzy session that some call Black Friday. We think you should refrain from shopping on those days; if enough of us do so, the big boxes will let their staff enjoy the holiday with their families. Then come to us … Continue reading HAPPY THANKSGIVING (and see you Saturday!)
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!)
I thought I'd start with sharing some of my pre-season resolutions: Build a wheelset. This is a skill I've been meaning to acquire for a few years, and I'm excited to finally have the chance to apprentice under mechanics Tray, TJ, and Mitch and make a new set of wheels for a soon-to-be-mine black 46cm Surly … Continue reading Pre-Season Resolutions