Bike Inspections & Bike Shop Coupons
Thank you to our dedicated bike shop sponsors! City to Shore wouldn't be the success it is today if it weren't for our sponsoring bike shops.
Who: Click here for a full list of all sponsoring shops in our chapter area
What: Their role is provide minor repairs to help you complete the ride.
Where: On the road and at rest stops
Why: To ensure you can complete the ride and get safely to the finish line.
Their commitment to the ride doesn't end with weekend mechanics and supplies. It also extends by providing the following:
Bike Inspections will be offered at the following Group Riding Skills courses:
Who: All cyclists who would like to receive FREE bike maintenance City to Shore weekend.
What: A bike inspection is a few minute evaluation of the overall condition of your bike. For example: tires, brake pads, cables and housing, chain, cassette, and chain ring wear.
When: August 17-September 25
- To receive free bike maintenance City to Shore weekend you must have your bike 'Bike MS Inspected' at one of our sponsoring bike shops prior to the ride
- It serves to identify any major mechanical issues that need to be repaired prior to the ride, and ensures your bike is in excellent riding condition so that everyone makes it safely to the finish line
- Why Not? It’s FREE! (see Coupons section below)
How: Visit your local participating bike shop between August 17-25 or attend a Group Riding Skills course* in September to get your bike inspected and receive the ‘Bike MS Inspected” tag
If you encounter a mechanical problem while riding and need assistance, move completely off to the side of the road and turn your bike upside down.
*Note: mechanical repairs will not be offered at the course – only inspections.
**if you do not live in the area, please take your bike to your local shop for a ‘once over.’ Most shops will perform these for free and provide you with a receipt that you can bring and provide ride weekend.
In addition to the free bike inspection coupon, the shops offer a variety of other discounts to our participants. Please look for your 2013 City to Shore coupon book in the fundraising/welcome kit you receive upon registering. It includes the following coupons:
Valid at all Sponsoring Bike Shops:
• Free Bike Inspection
*Excludes sale, clearance, and last chance merchandise
Additional Bike Shop Coupons:
• Bike Line