Bike Swap Sunday

April 11, 2014
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Bike Swap Sunday April 13   9 to 4. At Battenkill Sports Bike Shop – Benefit Community Food Cupboard Here’s your chance to pick up a good used bicycle. Or clean out the garage of old bikes. Run like a tag sale, bring bikes to be sold starting at 9 am. We will tag the […]

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Manchester Rail Trail News

March 30, 2014
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  In 2009 Old Railroad Bed LLC  purchased the MD&G railroad bed with the intent of creating a Rail Trail from Riley Rink to North Road. The hope is to be able to ride/walk from downtown Manchester, through the back of MEMS, through Dana Thompson Recreation Park to Riley Rink and out the new trail to […]

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Potluck and Africa Slide Show

March 26, 2014
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C’mon down !   Saturday March 29, 6:30 pm Amy and Robin’s house. Potluck theme will be Spanish and African.    Slide show “Great African Cycle Safari Adventure”. Amy’s making a Paella but you can bring anything you want. PLEASE call 362-2734 or email    Tell us how many of you are coming and […]

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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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Tricross…the original Gravel Grinder.

December 17, 2013
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Paved road, dirt road or no road !  This is the do-it-all multitask-er. Fender and rack mounts, wide ratio gearing and disc brakes. In stock along with a couple of hundred other 2014 bikes….at your only real local bike shop.

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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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Close-Out Bikes

October 9, 2013

Trek and Specialized are offering good deals on leftover bikes in their warehouse. For example: * Trek Superfly. Carbon 29er Hardtail. Was $2729 and is now  $1999. That’s 27 % off !! They have all sizes. * Trek Madone 4.7. Carbon / Ultegra. Was $3149 now $2399. That’s 25% off. All sizes except 58. * […]

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AKP Ride October 5

September 22, 2013
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Join us for the 4th Annual AKP Foundation “Fighting Cancer with Adventure” Bike Tour through picturesque southwestern Vermont. 100 & 50 kilometer (62 & 31 mile) loops are supported with food and drink stops manned by friendly volunteers! Always Keep Pedaling   Click the link  for more information and to sign up. .

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Don’t miss these rides !!

August 20, 2013
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Wednesday Ride n Dine. August 21. Londonderry Eight, dinner at Johnny Seesaw ( $19.95 Prix Fixe & regular menu) Meet at Johnny Seesaw’s and plan roll  at 6:oo pm ( they stop serving at 8:30) Please call Amy 362-2734 if you would like to be on the reservation. Click to see the route.  There will […]

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