Category Archives: Bike Shops

Pedal or Not Electric Bicycle Guided Tours—Seeing Santa Monica from the Saddle of a Pedego

Pedal or Not Electric Bicycle Guided Tours—Seeing Santa Monica from the Saddle of a Pedego. Pedal or Not Electric Bicycle Tours has been giving guided E-bike tours for over three years.   They have guests from all over the world, country and even … Continue reading

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Pedego Trail Tracker Ride—and Other Insider Pedego News

Pedego Trail Tracker Ride—and Other Insider Pedego News. It’s no secret that I have been fostering a special relationship with the Pedego E-bike company.   Even as I am still fully independent with my testing and reporting, the family feel and … Continue reading

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Public S7—Dutch Style That Won’t Break the Bank

Public S7—Dutch Style That Won’t Break the Bank. Public Bikes have that classic look that so many crave.   Decked out in cool colors, available in many configurations and offered by bunches of bike shops, they continue to gain popularity.   I … Continue reading

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BikeSmart—Bike Accessories and Pure Bike Care Products

BikeSmart—Bike Accessories and Pure Bike Care Products. I first caught wind of this wholesale bike parts company when I attended the Pedego dealer meeting last month.   Demi, the local sales rep, did a great presentation on many of their products.   … Continue reading

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Pedego Corona del Mar—Big Fun on the West Coast

Pedego Corona del Mar—Big Fun on the West Coast. ‘Hello Fun’ has been the key word at Pedego for several years.   With their new City Commuter, they added ‘Fun just Got Serious’ to the fray.   If you’ve ridden an E-bike, … Continue reading

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E-Bike Touring in Friday Harbor—A Visit to Pedego Friday Harbor

E-Bike Touring in Friday Harbor—A Visit to Pedego Friday Harbor. You would be hard pressed to find a nicer and more beautiful place to go bike riding than on San Juan Island.   This lush and fairly expansive island has many … Continue reading

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Turbo Talks E-bikes at the IZIP Store in Santa Monica

Turbo Talks E-bikes at the IZIP Store in Santa Monica Come by the IZIP Store on Saturday, December 8th for a fun and informative afternoon of E-bikes.   They have allowed me to hand out raffle prizes during my talk. Everyone … Continue reading

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Pedego Huntington Beach—Electric-Powered Fun

Pedego Huntington Beach—Electric-Powered Fun Pedego E-bikes are all about the fun.   Sure, they offer all the other benefits of electric-assist bikes—health, savings, freedom and green, but fun is number one on the list.   And I know this first hand since … Continue reading

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Surly Pugsley Fat Tire Bike with a Rohloff Hub—So Very Nice

Surly Pugsley Fat Tire Bike with a Rohloff Hub—So Very Nice. No, I’m not becoming obsessed with fat tire all-terrain bikes, it’s just that they are gaining popularity and they seem to be a big part of my local bike … Continue reading

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IZIP Store, Santa Monica—Great Place, Great Day

IZIP Store, Santa Monica—Great Place, Great Day. My bike blog continues to take us to some of the most fun places.   This weekend was just one more example.   You may know that in addition to all the other bikes I … Continue reading

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