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March and April Happenings.

March 7, 2014
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Flat tire repair clinics.  Sunday March 16, 10 am. Bring a wheel or a bike to practice on. There will be a 20% discount on tire repair parts.(Sunday only). Class limit of 6. Please call and register. (362-2734) The clinic will be repeated March 23 and 30. Potluck and slide show “The Great African Cycle […]

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February Happenings

January 31, 2014
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 *   SALE   Over 50, 2013 bikes on sale. Come in now for the best selection.  * Tune Up Special   Regularly $60 February only Special $49.99.  You must mention this ad.  * Fat Bikes   We have Fat Bikes in stock. In short supply, come take a look !  * February Hours    Open Friday through […]

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In some places it’s already 2014…

October 23, 2013
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Come on in and check out the new 2014 bikes ! From the  Trek 820 to the Sirrus Expert to the Farley Fatbike, we’ve got bikes. Over 200 in stock at all times and we’re not afraid to show them! …or get your bike serviced and ready for 2014. Complete winter service includes Tune Up, […]

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How to get cycling info from your Smartphone.

October 15, 2013

Here at Battenkill Sports, we’re always looking for new and innovative ways to improve the biking experience for professionals and amateurs alike. And even though we primarily use our blog to inform biking enthusiasts of upcoming rides in or around the Manchester, Vt. area, we’re looking in a different direction for this post. We got […]

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Take A Kid Mountain Biking

September 23, 2013
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Saturday October 5  FREE EVENT –PRIZES Ages 4-12 Riley Rink,  Manchester. 1  pm Ages 12 and up.  Humphreys Trail, Dorset. 1 pm Ages 4 -12. Come to Riley Rink at 1 pm to register and have a safety inspection of your bicycle by Battenkill Bike Shop. Manchester Police Dept. and Amy Verner (certified League Instructor) […]

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What to do this summer

May 1, 2013
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Enjoy these days   !!!      ( above picture from first Friday Social Ride ) Weekly Rides     ( print ) * Thursday Road Ride. Enthusiast level ride from Battenkill Sports 6 pm.  There will be Time Trials in Arlington open to MMBC members. (has begun) * Friday Social Ride. An easy paced 1 1/2 hour […]

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Meet the Team

April 20, 2013
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Meet the team that is going to make this your best year ever. Dan Rhodes (on right) is our new year round sales and service manager. He has over 20 years in the bicycle industry, has credentials from The United Bicycle Institute  and has owned his own shop. Dan lives in Arlington with his wife Faith and […]

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Take A Kid Mountain Biking (TKMB)

September 13, 2012
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Manchester’s Take A Kid Mountain Biking  has been scheduled for October 6. Battenkill Sports and Manchester & the Mountains Bike Club ran a successful ( and somewhat soggy)  event last year. There will be a Trail Blitz Wednesday September 19 at 5pm to improve the Junior Mountain Bike Trail. Volunteers Needed. Park at the north end of Applejack Field […]

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The De Rosa rides again !

January 10, 2012
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Some of you might remember we gave away the  “barn find De Rosa”  this summer to Matt Webb who planned to resurrect the bike for his son to ride. Well, it was finished late in the summer and Matt did an outstanding job !! Bill Cheney was the original owner that purchased the bike in […]

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New Bike Free Tune-Ups

January 20, 2011
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If you bought a new bike from us last year… Trek Specialized Cannondale Gary Fisher …you are entitled to a FREE Tune-Up ! Bring your bike and we will clean/degrease lubricate adjust gears and brakes true wheels check bearings …and get your bike ready for another exciting year of riding !

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