New beginnings for Golden bike shop Big Ring Cycles
Big Ring Cycles is a proud Champion Business Member of Bicycle Colorado. This sponsored post will give you ideas for how to get involved with this local shop! Thank you to Big Ring for their generous support of bicycle advocacy.
Big Ring Cycles Grand Re-Opening
When the dust clears on Big Ring Cycles’ 1600-square-foot expansion in just a few days, guests and bike enthusiasts will find much more than a comfortable couch and espresso.
“It’s about creating community. We’ve invested in creating an environment for people to feel welcome, hang out and connect with other cyclists,” said Seth Wolins, the shop’s owner. “We’ve made service a strategic focus.”
In addition to an expanded service area now staffed by some of the best talent in the area, Big Ring Cycles’ remodeled space includes an indoor bike wash and fully automated parts cleaner. “A world class drivetrain cleaning can significantly extend the life of components; the better your bike works, the more you will enjoy your ride,” says Wolins.
After months of remodeling, they’re looking forward to revealing their updated space with a weekend-long celebration from May 17-20. The celebration will feature group rides, e-bike demos, vendors on hand, a Big Ring Cycles custom cocktail and more. On Friday, May 18, guests are invited to celebrate the remodel, as well as two years under new leadership, with a big after-hours party. Wolins quietly purchased Big Ring Cycles from founder Scott Mormon in May 2016 with a goal to make the transition smooth and comfortable for both customers and employees. Mormon remained with Big Ring until May 2017 and the shop continues to represent unique brands including Parlee, Moots, Pinarello, Rocky Mountain, Bianchi and Cannondale. The recent addition of Trek expands the range of offerings.
Please plan to join them for some or all of the festivities listed below!
Thursday, May 17
6 p.m.: Group road rides and post-ride beers at Barrels and Bottles
Friday, May 18
7-9 p.m.: After hours party featuring the Big Ring Cocktail Contest and Smokey J’s BBQ. Celebrating two years under new ownership with a new leadership team.
Saturday, May 19
Demo bikes from Parlee and Rocky Mountain. Meet reps from some of the best companies in the industry and check out their latest products.
Sunday, May 20
8 a.m.: Wheels up for group road and mountain bike rides. Return to scones and coffee from Bike-a-Latte
10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Trek e-bike demo day
Thursday, June 21: Advocacy 101 with Bicycle Colorado and Team Evergreen
5:30 p.m. A get-together with Bicycle Colorado and Team Evergreen in Golden, CO! Click here to RSVP.