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Blacksmith Cycle & What Does Essential Service Mean?

Blacksmith Cycle Brand Info closure covid covid-19 General News high-end bike shops toronto Sales and Shop News schedule Toronto Bike Shops

Blacksmith Cycle & What Does Essential Service Mean?

  In light of the Ontario Government deeming bicycle shops an essential service, and given that transportation is vital in a city like Toronto, Blacksmith Cycle will be re-opening for service and repairs, while staying committed to keeping customers safe during these tough days of Covid-19.    Blacksmith Cycle will be operating at reduced shop hours, and providing essential services, including repairs, tune-ups and overhauls. We encourage ALL customers to call in advance or BOOK an appointment before you come to the shop, to limit the amount of persons in the shop at any given time.  *** WE ADVISE THAT ANYONE WHO IS SYMPTOMATIC, TO PLEASE AVOID COMING TO THE SHOP...

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#ProjectCustomBikes

#projectallroads Brand Info Columbus Stainless Steel Columbus XCR Sales and Shop News Uncategorized XCR

Introducing #ProjectCustomBikes This pictured #projectallroads design is one we are mighty proud of - a Columbus XCR stainless-steel hand-built beauty that we think of as our house wine - affordable, yes, but damn good. We have used our years of collaboration and feedback from customers and frame-builders to create a frameset the balances the elusive aims of comfort, durability, and stiffness. Each frame will be designed for its specific user with custom geometry + tube selection included at a price that shames off-the-rack framesets and with a delivery time of 8 weeks. Bottom line is we can design anything from a pure road race bike to an all-season gravel grinder, and...

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Ursus Wheels

Brand Info Miura Tech Stuff Uncategorized Ursus Ursus carbon Ursus wheels

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, and our final brand is... Ursus Wheels, Italy The scoop? An incredibly broad range of aluminum and carbon race wheels Why ride em? Serious design, pro-tour heritage, and mega value across the board Other details? Modern features with old-school touches like external nipples Who are they? An Italian firm with decades of design and wheelbuilding experience Bottom line? Add a dash of style and technology without breaking the bank Click to continue for details on the complete Ursus...

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Alto Velo Wheels

Alto Velo Brand Info carbon wheels Sales and Shop News Tech Stuff Uncategorized

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, and next up is... Alto Velo - USA The scoop? Aluminum and carbon wheels featuring amazing technology Why ride em? The tallest flange height in the industry creates massive stiffness Other details? High-end hubs designed in the USA with unique labyrinth seals Who are they? Engineers and racers join forces chasing value and performance Bottom line? Rounded wide rims, great brake surface, sick value...and the stiffness. Road Wheelsets - Pricing in USD: Aluminum [Tubeless] Clinchers (Alto Velo A26) - $1150 - in...

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Knight Composites Wheels

Brand Info General News Knight aerodynamics Knight carbon Knight Composites Knight wheels Sales and Shop News Tech Stuff

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, starting with...   Knight Composites, Toronto  The scoop? Carbon wheels with the fastest aerodynamics in the industry Why ride em? 35, 65 and 95 mm carbon wheels that will add speed, guaranteed Other details? Incredible "trailing edge" aero technology blows all other away Who are they? Three industry geniuses, including Toronto's own Kevin Quan Bottom line? Zipp may have led the rounded carbon rim charge, and ENVE then carried the torch, but these guys have taken the lead...

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