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February is Love Your Bike Month

Written on Friday, January 24th, 2020 about Bike Repair, Shop News, Specials

Love Your Bike! Once again, February is “Love Your Bike” Month here at Hardcore Bikes. We will be offering discounts on our service packages to get your bike all ready for Spring riding. As we often point out, a clean well-adjusted bike is a happy bike. Also, by getting your ride working great in February you will…

Fat Bike Promotion

Written on Friday, January 3rd, 2020 about Bike Sale, Bikes, Fat Bikes, Specials, Trek Bikes

Is your New Year`s resolution to get fat? Probably not; most people’s resolutions are the reverse. If your thinking more along the lines of “ride fat” then we have the bikes for you! The fat bike riding this year has been awesome with lots of snow, not much ice and not too cold. If you…

Happy Holidays…and Hours

Written on Saturday, December 21st, 2019 about Shop News

All the best of the holiday season from all the staff at Hardcore Bikes to you and yours. As a small family-owned business we appreciate all the support this year. May your Christmas be filled with family and friends and fat biking. Please note we will be open Saturday December 21st for our regular hours…

Winter Tune Up and Storage

Written on Friday, November 8th, 2019 about Bike Repair

Want your bike to be all tuned up, shined up and ready to go for Spring? Tired of tripping over it in the garage or have nowhere to store it? Have a bit of the N+1 (see Rule #12) thing going on and you are running out of space to store them? Then we have the…

Fatbike Season is Here!

Written on Thursday, October 31st, 2019 about Fat Bikes, Trek Bikes

The days are shorter, the temperature is dropping and the bikes are getting fatter. We have the full range category-leading Trek Farley fat bikes in stock. Trek has the fat bike formula dialed with 27.5″ wheels, tubeless-ready stud-able tires out of the box (carbon models use lighter tires which are Gripstud-able) and most important of…

Biketoberfest 2020

Written on Thursday, September 12th, 2019 about Bike Sale, BMC Bikes, e-Bikes, Ibis Bikes, Marin Bikes, Shop News, Specials, Trek Bikes, Yeti Bikes

Yes, it’s that time of year again; time for our annual Biketoberfest pre-order promotion. We do this every year and offer great deals on next year’s bikes. For brands like Yeti, Ibis and BMC this is the only time of year we offer a discount. It all starts September 15th and ends on October 15th….

Summer Bike Clearance Sale

Written on Friday, August 23rd, 2019 about Bike Sale, Bikes, Shop News, Specials

Great Deals while there is still lots of season left Starting August 23 we are clearing out 2019 and older bikes to make room for the 2020’s. Here are some of what’s on sale but there is more in the shop. Drop by to check out the deals. We also have blowout pricing on summer…

Teddy’s Choice #17 – Monkey Light

Written on Thursday, July 11th, 2019 about Accessories, Bike Lights, Teddy's Choice

Want to bling up your bike and simultaneously be seen from space? Then the monkey light is for you. This clever light system syncs with the rpm of your spinning wheel to make your bike more interesting and very visible. Teddy was pretty disappointed when he found out there were no actual monkeys included with…

Ibis Bikes Demo

Written on Tuesday, July 9th, 2019 about Events, Ibis Bikes, Shop News

This Saturday, July 13th from 9 am until 2 pm Ibis Cycles will be bringing some of their amazing full-suspension bikes to Demo. They will have the new Ripley 4, the Mojo 3 and the Ripmo. These are state of the art in mountain bike design with progressive geometry, full carbon fibre construction, and super-efficient…

When We Win You Win

Written on Friday, July 5th, 2019 about Shop News, Specials

Buy anything at our Shop July 5 – July 27 and save your receipt. If a Trek-Segafredo rider podiums the day after your purchase, you’ll win up to $100 in-store credit. Details here or drop by the Shop. #2019TourdeFrance