Thanks Phil enjoy your beautiful new bicycle.
Monday, November 20, 2006
Congrats to all our sponsored athletes that took home medals in the State Cyclo-cross Championships this past weekend. In addition to Kevin Limpach (pictured left) taking the 3/4's Gold we have.....
Tony Wilhelm (Trek VW/Midwest) Gold
Aaron Pool (Lincoln Plating/LeMond) Silver
Troy Krause (Localcyling.com/Trek's) Bronze
Sydney Brown (Lincoln Plating/LeMond) Gold
Marc Walter (Lincoln Plating/LeMond) Gold
I know there are others, but the complete results are not posted yet. Great Job to everyone and thanks for flying the colors!
Monday, November 13, 2006
Great Holiday Gift Ideas .
Tire Repair Kits
Timbuk2 messenger bag
Pearl Izumi winter and Summer clothing
Camelbak Hydration Systems
NEW Camelbak waterbottles
And if your not sure what to buy you can always get a Highgear gift card the gift that always fits.
Friday, November 10, 2006
Thursday, November 02, 2006
This Fall / Winter season will be jammed packed with fun activities at Highgear Bicycle Store of Omaha.
The return of the "No One Gets Dropped" Indoor Trainer Night will start November 7th @ 7 o'clock. These trainer nights will last roughly an hour. We will watch different training videos and enjoy each others conversation and suffering.Trainer nights will run weekly on Tuesday and Thursday nights 7pm - 8pm until February 22nd 2007.
There won't be Trainer Nights on the following dates:
- Thursday November 24, 2006
- Tuesday December 26, 2006
- Thursday December 28, 2006
- Tuesday January 2, 2007
If you don't have a trainer we will have trainers to rent for $3.00 per night. You are more than welcome to store trainers at the shop.
Something new for us at Highgear is Saturday Morning Maintenance Clinics. We are very excited to introduce this service. Our goal is to help cyclists of all abilities have a better understanding of the mechanics and upkeep of their bicycle.
Paul Ullman, Highgear's service manager, will lead these Saturday Morning Maintenance Clinics beginning Saturday November 11 @ 11 o'clock. Each clinic will last roughly an hour or until all questions are answered.Much of the clinic time will be spent on:
- How to fix flats
- How to lube a bicycle chain
- Pre-ride check over
- How to clean a bike
We will also touch on:
- How to adjust brakes, derailleur, bearings
- Wheel truing
Paul loves challenges, so please, bring lots of questions. If possible please RSVP, otherwise walk-ins are welcome.
Saturday Morning Maintenance Clinics are scheduled at 11am on these dates:
- November 11, 2006
- November 25, 2006
- December 2, 2006
- December 16, 2006
Paul will also be conducting Women's Only Saturday Morning Maintenance Clinics. These clinics are scheduled at 11am on the following dates:
- November 18, 2006
- December 9, 2006