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PEDALLAS Presents The Night Shift Alley Cat – April 1, 2011

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Our friends over at PEDALLAS are hosting another great event called The Night Shift Alley Cat. Looks like it’s going to be another awesome north Texas bike event, so mark your calendars for April 1, 2011 and go hang out with the Dallas folks. You can either participate in the race or just have a great time watching.

Date: April 1, 2011
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Where: Behind We Are 1976 (on Henderson)
Entry Fee: $5
Prizes: 1st – $50, 2nd – $30, 3rd – $20
Required: Bike, Helmet, Front and Rear Lights & Lock

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March 22, 2011 at 6:04 am

Time For A Holiday Urban Assault

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This is a great weekend for riding. There’ll be two awesome events happening in Dallas this weekend:

Pedallas is presenting their first alley cat called The Twenty. I believe all the racing slots are taken, but they’re inviting everybody to come down to watch and support the riders. It will kick off at 10:00 am at the Main Street Garden Park.

Also, don’t forget about Bike Friendly Oak Cliff‘s Santa Ride. It’s starts at 2:30 pm at the Main Street Garden Park. I’ll see you there.

Written by dickdavid

December 19, 2009 at 6:53 am

Pedallas Hosts “The Twenty” Alley Cat

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Our friends over at PEDALLAS will be throwing their very first event. They have thoroughly planned a quick Alley Cat for the Dallas residents.

The race is entitled “THE TWENTY”, where the first twenty individuals to register for the race will be admitted. Registration will begin Wednesday,December 9,2009 at exactly 8:00 p.m. CST via www.pedallas.com. Yes the race is closed to twenty riders due to the amount of packages that will be delivered from checkpoint to checkpoint.

There will be a $10 entry fee for all participants, where the 1st place winner wins $100.00, 2nd place wins $60.00, and 3rd place wins $40.00

WHEN: Sunday,December 20th, 2009
(Registration will begin Wednesday,December 9,2009 at exactly 8:00 p.m.)
TIME: 10:00 a.m.
ENTRY FEE: $10 – first 20 riders only.

Requirements to race:
1. Bag
2. Single Speed and/or Fixed Gear bicycles only (There has to be some sort of control)
3. Helmet
4. $10.00 Entry Fee (Due on race day)
5. Signed wavier form (Which will be sent to “The Twenty”  prior to race)

They have confirmed prizes from Chrome Messenger Bags, SoMighty, Hold Fast, Velocity USA, Transit Bicycle Co., Daltex Bicycles, and Oury Grips.

This sounds like it’s going to be a blast. Even if you can’t do the race, you can can cheer on fellow riders.

Written by dickdavid

December 4, 2009 at 6:11 am

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November Events – DFW

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These are reposts from other blogs like Pedallas and Bike Friendly Oak Cliff. I’m just spreading the word.

Let’s start with tonight: Lone Star Goldsprints, Stationary Bike Race – benefiting the family of William Busch. Head on out to Eno’s Pizzeria in the Bishop Art’s District at 7:00 pm.

Image from BFOC. Please Visit Their Site

There are also a couple of Cyclecross event going on in Fort Worth this weekend. I don’t typically promote racing events, but my blog friend SteveA with DFW Point0-To-Point will be participating today. Go here and here for info.

On Monday, November 9, Oak Cliff Bicycle Company is hosting another Bike Polo Night. The fun goes from 6:30 to 9:00 pm at Tyler and Seventh Street.

Image from OCBC. Please visit their site.

On Saturday, November 21 Transit Bicycle Company and the 64 Art Collective will be screening The Revival. The show begins at 5:00 pm at their shop – 3839 McKinney Ave in Dallas.

Image from Transit Bikes. Please visit their site.

Finally, dust off your best tweed. Bike Friendly Oak Cliff presents its first Tweed Ride on Sunday, November 22 at 3:30 pm. The ride starts at the Grassy Knoll in Dallas.

Image from BFOC. Please visit their site.

Written by dickdavid

November 7, 2009 at 5:00 am

Transit Bicycle Company – Grand Opening September 13

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Image From Fixeddallas.com - please visit their site.

Image From Fixeddallas.com - please visit their site.

Pedallas, one of the coolest bike blogs in the Metroplex, seems to have their finger on the pulse of all cool bike happenings in Dallas. They’re definitely a site that I’ll be watching.

Today, they posted about the Grand Opening of a new bike shop in Dallas called Transit Bicycle Company. If you’re free on Sunday, September 13 between noon and sunset, come check it out at 3839 McKinney Avenue.

BTW, This is the same address as the West Village Bicycle Company. One can only guess that this is perhaps a rebranded take on an already, really cool bike shop. I couldn’t imagine two shops at the same address.

I’ll need to see if I can drag the family to ANOTHER bike shop this weekend to check it out. LOL!

I’m hoping the shop caters more to the urban cyclist, rather than the road and mountain bike guys. Don’t get me wrong – all cyclists are awesome. I just think that there are plenty of shops around for those guys.

Written by dickdavid

September 8, 2009 at 9:09 am