Author Archives: Barb

  1. Cost of a Cargo Bike FAQs

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    Cargo bikes are a relatively small niche in the bike industry. Although fairly common in Portland, Oregon, and easy to find with the right search term on the internet, most people are not familiar with cargo bikes when they start … Continue reading

  2. America’s Best Bike Shops 2016

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      There are approximately 4,000 bike shops in the United States and fewer than 300 were honored with the prestigious title of “America’s Best.” We’re proud to announce that Splendid Cycles is honored again this year as one of the … Continue reading

  3. The Many Benefits of Family Bikes

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    We just marked another Labor Day and all around the US families are settling into another school year. Homework, Halloween, and sack lunches have replaced sprinklers, ice cream, and day camp as the seasonal family priorities. There’s a noticeable snap … Continue reading

  4. It’s a skill, it’s an art.

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    There’s a palpable grace demonstrated by hands that love what they do. Witness these hands that have not enough fingers to count, even in multiples of ten, how many times this task has been performed. Habit and ritual and muscular … Continue reading