Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Winter clothing 15% off

Hey all, Winter has just started and we have all of the clothing in gear you need to stay on your bike through the Winter. Because we are so great, we are marking it down 15% off, don't miss out on your chance to start Building your winter clothing arsenal.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Holiday Hours

The Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha will be open the following hours over the holiday:
Dec. 24th- 10-3pm
Dec. 25th -closed
Dec. 31st- 10-3pm
Jan. 1st- closed

Have a great Holiday Season.

Monday, December 20, 2010

Retro Radio Shack Jersey Sale

If you thought this Jersey was cool at $100.00, you will think it is way cooler at $54.99. Which happens to be the price we have it on sale for this holiday season. Get one today!

Monday, December 13, 2010

Buy One Get One Free

Just because it is Winter that does not mean you still don't need energy for your trainer riding, cross-training and what not.

We have Honey Stinger Energy Chews on sale currently Buy One Get One Free. Warning: You may start eating these like candy once you taste them, they are delicious/

Friday, December 10, 2010

In Stock Cervelos 30% off

In need of a Good road or tri-bike? All of our in stock Cervelos are 30% off. At this price they will move quick so get yours before they are gone.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

A super cool bag

Don't bring all your super fancy cycling clothes in a sub-par bag. Check out the Zipp Gear Bag which currently have in stock.

Custom-designed with input from our top athletes, this is the perfect transition zone or race bag. The zip-away backpack straps mean you can even wear it while riding your bike to the start. Total function and utility. Serious durability.

Features include:
2-part main compartment has a separate chamber for wetsuit or dirty clothes.
3 inner zip pockets plus an additional zippered pouch inside the lid for fast access.
Inner key clip.
Side pocket for ID or other small items.
Separate side pockets hold 1 pair of shoes.
Padded adjustable shoulder strap, padded carry handle, and zip-away backpack straps.
4 Bottle pockets.
Hook-and-loop straps for attaching your floor pump.
Built from the same tough 1200-denier ballistic nylon as our famous wheel bags.
Helmet compartment on top of the bag fits standard and aero helmets.
L = 20" W = 14" H = 16"

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

start training now

If you are looking to race but have not had a solid training plan, this is the book for you. If you follow the Friel plan you can dramatically improve your times in any distance you race. Also now that the third edition is out, you save money when you buy the second edition. Don't spend more money to get the updated bike pictures, start training smart now!
Was- $30.00
Now- $19.99

Friday, December 03, 2010

Okay guys and gals, trainer rides are in full swing, if you don't follow us on The Facebook or The Twitter you won't get our notifications. Tuesday nights at 6pm and Saturday morning at 8am! Please bring your trainer and climbing block and be ready to sweat with Miah and Lowell as they take you on a majical journey!

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Black Friday Trainer Ride

Come ride with us Friday, November 26th 10am-noon to work off your Thanksgiving meal and kick off the start of trainer season.

We need your help naming this ride so here are the options to vote for:

-Burn That Bird

-Don't Just Stand There, Give us Some Pie!

-The Frank Olson Memorial Trainer Ride (he is not dead, but we feel we should honor him during his lifetime)

Or, come up with your own name, either way, we will see you there.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010


The holiday season is a time of giving for our company. Save on bikes and accessories while at the same time making valuable contributions to area food banks.

Take advantage of the specials below by bringing non-perishable food to the store for donation when you make your purchase.

WITH YOUR DONATION YOU SAVEON BIKES1% discount for EACH can of food!Up to a maximum 10 cans of food for a maximum 10% discount

10% off purchases over $50 with a can of food!
15% off purchases over $100 with a can of food!
20% off purchases over $150 with a can of food!

Bring as much food as you have to donate. We'll accept extra and donate it collectively before the holiday.

Some restrictions may apply. See stores for details. Offer applies November 1-24, 2010.

Saturday, October 30, 2010

Use our X-mas Wish List

Most of us cyclists want to ask for cycling related gifts this x-mas. As bike shop employees we have seen the telephone game that happens when your loves one come into the shop to buy your gifts. chances are if we do not figure out what you want, you will get a pair of gloves, or a water bottle.

Now you can come into the shop and create a x-mas gift wish list that will be put into our system under your name with part number and complete description. don't open up another water bottle this x-mas. Stop in and start your list soon.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Maintenance Classes in November

Well you asked for it and now we are delivering. We will be having a maintenance class on Wednesday November 3rd and Wednesday November 17th, both at 6:30 pm. The classes will cover the following:

November 3rd: tire changing clinic. Don't get stuck at the side of the road again. do not make that embarrassing call to your spouse. This class will allow to finish the rides that you start so you can live your life.

November 17th: Roadside maintenance clinic. This will cover various other issues that can stop your rides, derailleur adjustments, brake adjustments, etc.

the classes will be taught by Jim Maaske (pictured above). Jim has been in the bike industry for longer than he can remember. Also he is a great guy.

If you are interested, please RSVP to Cora and we can reserve a space for you. These classes fill up fast so reserve your space today.

See you there.

Monday, October 25, 2010

MTB Ride Saturday Morning at Swanson

Join us for a MTB ride This saturday Oct. 30th, 9am at Swanson Park. There will be fast people there (Lowell) and not so fast people (Miah).

This is a great time of year to ride your bike and the weather looks great for Saturday, see you there.

Friday, October 22, 2010

You Don't Have to Stop Riding

Just because the real Fall weather is just over the horizon does not mean you have to hang up your bike for the season. We have a great selection of Winter clothing including the latest shipment of Castelli Winter clothing. We now have in clothing for all temps, including one of the coolest winter cycling caps I have seen.
Why go on the trainer if you don't have to? However, if you don't mind the trainer, we sell those as well.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Big Red Ride Saturday Oct. 16th

Two things we love about Fall are the great biking weather and college football. We are combining both. On Saturday October 16th we are having a pre-game ride at 12pm that will be followed by the Texas-Nebraska game at 2:30. We will have great stuff to consume including Lowell and Cora's homemade chili, beer from Lucky Bucket Brewery, Eileen's Cookies and Jimmy John's.

Correctly guess the score and the winning team to win a prize that you may or may not be pumped about!

The road ride will leave the shop at noon. We will also be having a mountain bike ride that will meet at Swanson Park at noon as well.

There will be two rides leaving a moderately paced ride and one for the more casual cyclist. If you don't feel like riding you can just join us for the game. Need cold weather gear? we sell that too. Call 935-1988 or e-mail: with any questions.

if possible please RSVP to for food and drink amount purposes.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Breast Cancer Awareness Ride

Join us on October 9 for the fifth annual Trek Women Breast Cancer Awareness Ride. We'll have 10- and 25-mile routes available, both of which will be almost entirely on paved recreation trails. Both routes will be fully supported, with food and refreshments available before and after. The ride is open to riders of all abilities, women, men and children.

Registration is $25 and can be completed here or on the day of the event. All registration fees are donated directly to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Each rider will receive a Trek gift bag and a chance to win one of dozens of prizes.

When: October 9, 10 a.m.

Where: Omaha Riverfront Landing (near the pedestrian bridge)

Registration: Online, Friday night at the Trek Store (72nd/Jones Streets) or on the day of the event.

Packet pickup: Friday night at the Trek Store or on the day of the ride.

Friday, September 10, 2010

Maximize your experience on the bike

As cross season is beginning, prepare yourself by getting this all natural embrocation from Mad Alchemy. Check it out and put in your orders! You will thank us.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Twin Six T-shirt Sale

We are having a sale on Twin Six T-shirts. 25% off all in stock tees. We have a pretty good selection in stock in both Men's and Women's. Get them while you still can.

Saturday, July 17, 2010

We Are Having a Tour de France Party

We are having a party! Come watch the big mountains day in the tour. Tuesday July 20th at the Papillion store. We will provide snacks and refreshments, you will provide more bike geeks to watch the classic mountains. It all happens at 7pm. Let us know if you have any questions. See you there. If you have any questions contact

Friday, July 16, 2010

As Seen on Bicycling Magazine

This month, Bicycling magazine showcases the Castelli Sogno top, Irresistible short and Luna sock on their cover. And we've got it all in stock. Better yet, this weekend you can take an additional 10% off this weekend by mentioning you saw it on Facebook or Twitter. That's 25% off, this weekend only on this awesome looking outfit that's perfect for hot summer days on the bike.
Sogno Top - Sogno is Italian for dream. Very appropriate for this jersey, which has dreamy soft fabric and unimaginably sophisticated detailing. You'll want to pinch yourself to make sure you're not dreaming. Features include; Softlex fabric for soft stretch with a cotton-like hand; Double V neck; Body hugging fit; 2 rear pockets; 2 reflective rear tabs; Jacquard print elastic on pockets. Reg. $69.99 Sale Price $52.50.Irresistibile Short -
The Irresistibile is the perfect match to the Sogno and has an equally perfect fit with it's yoga style waistband. Features include; Softlex fabric, excellent for outdoor or indoor cycling; Kiss3 Donna, women's specific seat pad; Softflex elastic waistband; 2 rear reflective tabs. Reg. $84.99 sale price $63.50Luna Socks - Made from Meryl Skinlife antibacterial fibers and featuring a cool mesh over the top of the foot makes this the perfect hot weather sock. The 3cm cuff keeps the tan lines low. Reg. $12.99 sale price $9.50

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Dream Bigger Sale

The Trek Dream Bigger sale starts tomorrow. Check out the great deals here:
See you there.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Closed on the fourth

Just a heads up for you guys, we will be closed on Sunday July 4th. Because those lousy redcoats lost the war.

Be safe.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

now hiring mechanics

Attention mechanics, the Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha (Papillion) is looking for mechanics, we have part time and year round full time postitions available. Experience is preferred. Stop in and drop off your resume.
If you have any inquiries send them to Miah:

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

New Addition to the Team.

Okay, well this guy isn't new to the team, but his newly born son Charles Douglas Sommer is. Young Charles was born on Tuesday the 1st of June at 2:11pm. Weighing in at 7lbs 16oz and 21" long. Mom and baby are doing great and enjoying a much needed rest.

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Closed Memorial Day

We will be closed on Monday, May 31st in honor of Memorial Day. A gracious thank you from the Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha (Papillion) and Midwest Cycling to those who have lost or will lose their lives in the service of our country. We will re-open on Tuesday morning at 10am.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Cervelo jersey

We have sold a lot of Cervelos over the years so We know that there will be a lot of you into this Cervelo test team jersey. We have them in stock now. Hurry hurry HURRY!

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Wounded Warrior Project

Wounded Warrior Project - In 2005 a small group of veterans formed what is now known as the Wounded Warrior Project. This is a non-profit organization with the sole purpose of raising awareness and support for veterans that have been wounded in the service of their country. A portion of every purchase goes to help fund the Wounded Warrior Project, so please come out and support our wounded veterans. $89.99 will get you the jersey and the satisfaction of helping.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Free Stuff for Mom!

The Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha is having a Mother's day sale. Buy select receive $100.00 worth of free accessories. Click here to for more details.

Happy Mother's Day.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Wednesday Night Women's Ride

The Wednesday night women's ride will depart the parking lot of the Trek Store (Papillion) at 6pm. As this is our first meeting it will likely be a little slower to moderately paced so we can find a pace that works well for everyone. We look forward to seeing you there.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Open at Noon

The trek bicycle Store of Omaha (Papillion) has moved to a new Wednesday schedule: 12pm-8pm.


Friday, April 16, 2010

Women's Clinic

Please join us!

What: Moms Who Tri Club Meet & Greet

When: Saturday April 17th at 9:00 am

Where: Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha

Papillion Location

8410 South 73rd Plaza

Cost: Free

Snacks and drinks provided


Moms Who Tri is a women’s triathlon group that will focus on

fun, family, friendship, fitness, and of course, the finish line.

Whether you are a mom, sister or daughter you will find tips to

help motivate, inspire, and empower you.

It doesn’t matter if you are training for your first triathlon or your

one-hundredth we have resources for you including clinics, free

triathlon training programs, local race info, and much more.

Starting a new sport can be intimidating, especially for a

woman entering a bike shop for the first time looking for advice

on what gear to buy. Moms Who Tri will provide mothers and

women a way to get their foot in the door and meet some

helpful people who can give advice to all levels of athletes.

The Trek Bicycle Store wants to provide a comfortable venue

for women to meet and share their experiences in triathlon.

We also want to understand your needs better so we can be a

reliable partner in helping you get started in this great sport.

We can’t wait to see you TRI!

If you have an questions please contact:

Tammi Bosiljevak:

Miah Sommer:

Saturday, April 03, 2010

Closed On Easter

Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha (Papillion) will be closed Sunday April 03. We will resume Regular hours on Monday.

Have a great day.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Spoke & Hub Century Ride

Another oppertunity to slip into your spandex and ride like the wind! We are participating with the Bellevue Bicycle Club in the 6th annual Spoke & Hub ride. Check out their site for details.

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Summer Is Here!

Ok well technically the season of summer is not yet here, but we are now operating on summer hours. That means you can come see us earlier and stay with us later. Here are the summer hours:

Monday - Thursday 10am - 8pm
Friday & Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday - 11 - 4pm

Don't forget we have a sale coming up on the 25th of March to the 29th!

Friday, March 05, 2010

Free Tires

Right now we have select Bontrager, Continental, Hutchinson, and Kenda tires buy one get one FREE. Now is a perfect time to buy a new set of tires. Hurry before they are gone.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Goodbye Trainer Rides!

No more packing your bags and hauling in your trainers for our Tuesday night and Saturday morning trainer rides. No more sweating on our floors or listening to great tunes. The time is upon us to venture to the outside world and put rubber to pavement with the wind in your face. Keep tuned in for information on organized group rides on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Thanks for the memories!

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Free Fit Winner

We have to say that all of the entries were great, unfortunately we can only pick one winner: Brian S. (pictured above receiving his award). Here is the winning entry:

Fatness must be reduced but feet fall asleep before required exercise level has been achieved. Back hurts causing unneeded race facing of adjacent friendly pedestrians. Free bike fit is needed.

Congratulations Brian, please contact me Miah (pictured above presenting the award) at

Thanks for playing.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Spring Tune-Up Special - Save 15%

Free Bike Fit

Submit to us why you deserve a free bike fit in 30 words or less and you may be the winner. The more creative the better with this one folks it has been a long winter. Style points will be given to anyone that can do it with exactly 30 words. If you think you need 31 words to make your case, the bike fits cost $125.00. Best of luck to you.

Monday, February 15, 2010


Each Spring we put our entire store on sale and ask you to help us make room for exciting new inventory. One weekend only you can get the best deals of the season on bikes and gear from the best brands in cycling.

  • ALL 09 Bikes On Sale Up To 40% OFF

  • Early Season Savings on 2010 Bikes, All Models 5% OFF

  • Bike Trainers & Rollers All 15% OFF

  • ALL Winter Clothing 30% OFF

  • ALL 2009 Summer Clothing 60% OFF

For more information on the bikes that are on sale click here.

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

We are in our new location and we are open.

We are open and all winter clothing is 25% off!

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Highgear Closed For The Weekend



We open Monday February 1 with a new name and a new location near 72nd and Giles! We will open as Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha at 8410 s 73rd Plaza in the Hickory Hills Shopping Center.

Visit the Trek Store at 72nd and Jones for your needs this weekend.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Deal du Jour

The Thule Load off offers storage and a place to sit when you are putting on your cycling shoes, gear, etc. Because it is tough to drive to the MTB trail with those shoes on.



Also here is a picture of a siamese cat and a Pomeranian throwing dukes:

Sunday, January 17, 2010

The deals just keep coming!

Pull or Pedal. We have what you and your kid's need to get around the neighborhood.
For the bigger little ones: Trek Trailster Wagon(Middle): Was $149.99 Now $90.00
For the big ones: Trek 20" Drift Cruiser(Bottom): Was $269.99 Now $125.99

Thursday, January 14, 2010

organize your garage!

Do you love bikes and gear to the point that your spouse hates your guts for cluttering up your garage? Well we can save you with Yakima's ground control system. We have two systems that we are blowing out:

The extra super deluxe package includes:

1-base unit

1-corner kit

1-extender package

1-universal mounting plate

1-ski/snowboard mounting kit

3-bike holders


now $325.00

the basic (but still great) package includes:

3-vertical bike holders

1- base unit



Don't be a fool, take advantage of this deal or face a lifetime of regret.

Monday, January 11, 2010

Make me an offer.

Alright folks, week two of Make Me an Offer.
Did your kid get a new skate board or BMX for the holidays?
Are you getting in touch with your inner dare devil?
This is the brain bucket for you!