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Monthly Archives: May 2017

Barberton Bike Sharing begins!

May 27th, 2017

Barberton Bike Share opened on Friday on May 26th in coordination with National Bike Month. The bike share was made possible from a Barberton Community Foundation grant of $12,000. The project has been a collaboration of partners including the Ohio Erie Canalway Coalition as the coordinating organization, R&D Bike Shop to provide maintenance, Akron Children’s Hospital to […]

A sunny day and new accessories for your bicycle

May 23rd, 2017

A beautiful day to be outside- to head over to R-D Bike Shop to check out some bicycle accessories! We just received the Seymour Oceanweave Handlebar Bag made by Axiom.  AXIOM Seymour Oceanweave Bar Bag Did you know that abandoned  fishing nets make up 10% of the ocean’s pollution? Every bag in the Seymour series uses […]

Ride to work this week and celebrate 61

May 15th, 2017

It is a N.A.C.I.T.S.*(* Not a cloud in the sky), kind of day. What a great start to Bike to Work Week! The entire month of May is celebrated as National Bicycle Month. Did you know that National Bicycle Month turns 61 this year?  It was in 1956 it was established by the League of […]

Upcoming ride alerts

May 13th, 2017

Ohio is blessed with an array of organized events that will take cyclists to bicycle paths as well as roads. The scheduled events join the club rides and the impromptu friend and family outings-all looking to share the same space.   The following event information was listed on the Summit Metro Parks website. The events […]

On being a Bicycle Friendly Community

May 12th, 2017

Barberton’s compactness and ease of navigation make it attractive for persons desiring to commute around and to it by bicycle. On a recent sunny Sunday afternoon cyclists were everywhere, riding around Lake Anna, to and from the TowPath trail and around downtown. The League of American Bicyclists recognizes Bicycle Friendly Communities as bicycling is more than […]

Are you ready to enjoy the sunny weekend in style?

May 11th, 2017

Our suggestion is the Sun Brickell tandem. It uses lightweight 6061 series aluminum alloy to construct an extremely easy to ride foot-forward design frame. Comfort and ease of use are the main focuses for this tandem bicycle. Its other features are: A lightweight frame with a low stand-over top tube design so it is easy to get on […]

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