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Cycling - September 27, 2022
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Cold Weather Cycling Gear Guide — Dress for Success!

Biking in cooler temperatures comfortably as possible with a few key pieces of cold weather cycling gear. This guide will walk you through what those critical pieces of bike clothing are and how to layer them appropriately so you can enjoy riding outdoors no matter the temperature!

Cycling - September 22, 2022

The Best Bike Rides for Fall Colors

Fall in the Midwest is a great time to go biking! Cooler days and brighter colors make for some fantastic trail riding. Here are our top picks for the best Midwest bike rides for fall colors!

Cycling - September 14, 2022
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Aventon Level.2 – Commuting Just Got Easier!

Aventon is back with an all-new version of their Level commuter electric bike. The Aventon Level.2 features awesome upgrades like integrated lights, a torque sensor in the motor, a water bottle mount, an updated display, and a couple of new colors! This bike includes a rack, fenders, and kickstand for those unfamiliar with the original […]

Cycling - September 13, 2022
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The Cervélo Soloist – Your Do-It-All Race Bike!

The Cervélo Soloist is making a triumphant return! Perhaps Cervélo’s most famous bike, the Soloist combines the best features of the S5 and R5 into a truly great all-around race bike. It is just as capable on climbs as it is on descents and flat ground, supports mechanical or electronic shifting, and is designed for […]

Product Reviews - September 9, 2022
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Sealskinz – Now at ERIK’S!

ERIK’S is proud to announce its new partnership with Sealskinz. This British company has been specializing in waterproof products for over 25 years. If you don’t know about the weather over there it can get wet and can change on 10 pence, or a dime if you’re American. So, these people know a thing about […]

Cycling - September 6, 2022
bmc kaius gravel bike

BMC Kaius: The Ultimate Gravel Race Bike

BMC is no stranger to the world of gravel with their UnRestricted family of bikes, but of course, they couldn’t stop there. Introducing the BMC Kaius, a gravel bike built for pure performance. BMC has pulled from the knowledge and tech they’ve developed making some of the world’s fastest road bikes and adapted it to […]

Cycling - August 31, 2022
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Cervelo R5-CX – New at ERIK’S 

In 2007, Cervelo made their first cyclo-cross bike for Jonathan Page.  He ended up standing on the podium at the World Cup! Unfortunately, that frame never made it into production. Since then, the great minds at Cervelo have wanted to revisit the cross bike but have kept it on the back burner… until now! Or […]

Cycling - August 30, 2022
Specialized Turbo Levo Gen 3

Specialized Turbo Levo Gen 3 – Comp Carbon, Carbon, Comp Alloy, & Alloy

The Specialized Turbo Levo has been the high water mark for all other electric mountain bikes since it was originally released back in 2015. The Specialized Turbo Levo Gen 3 is no exception!   The Gen 3 Levo is now available in Comp Carbon, Carbon, Comp Alloy, and Alloy versions! These models have the great features that the S-Works, Pro & Expert […]

Cycling - August 20, 2022

What’s in Your Bike Bag?

Living in the digital age makes it easy to think that your phone is the only thing you need in case of problems on your ride. A phone is definitely important to have (check out our phone holders here so you can bike safely with yours). But there are a few additional things you should […]

Cycling - August 15, 2022

Rider Resources — Bike Routes, Get Inspired to Ride!

If you’re looking for some new bike routes to explore, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve compiled a list of our favorite Rider Resources for you. You’ll find short and long routes, paved trails, and singletrack. Something for everyone! Take a look and then . . . happy trails!

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