Bike Barn Red Crank Monthly
April 2017 | VOLUME 4 | HOUSTON, TEXAS 
It's almost that time again!  The Houston Grand Crit returns this year for a freshly paved  hammer-fest down Allen Parkway.  If toe-to-toe, shoulder-to-shoulder sprints with your frenemies are how you spend your weekend, then this is a race not to miss.
 Going fast not your thing? Well ride on over anyway and join the fun as the Grand Crit is guaranteed to be one of the best spectator events in Houston!

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Now that the Houston Bike Plan has passed , Bike Houston needs more support than ever.  Through all of April,   any new memberships or donations will be matched doubling your impact!  Even if civic infrastructure and local bureaucracy don't get you excited, safer streets sure will.

Life is busy!  No matter if your life is filled with soccer games and dance recitals or hot dates and bar crawls (don't be jealous...) we get it.  That's why we've extended our Super Sale until April 9 th !  If you missed last weekend, we still have EVERYTHING is on sale. No excuses.


Whether you are looking for a family-friendly ride or training for the BP MS 150, Pedal for a Purpose   has you covered.   

All the proceeds benefit  Boys and Girls Country so don't miss it!

Does your idea of the perfect ride start with a brisk swim and finish with a nice run?  Then be sure to "tri" the Tri Color and Springs Back triathlons.  B oth out in the beautiful city of Fulshear, these are two of the most well run sprint triathlons in Houston.

Gran Fondo Texas is not just a great ride to help get you into shape for the BP MS 150; it's also a chance to win a new bike! Of course either way there are no losers when you're pedaling your way through the gorgeous countryside before having lunch and celebrating with your friends.

That's right folks, spring has sprung!  Because there's never a bad day to hop on a bike, we have expanded the hours at our Bayou Rentals  shop on Sabine.  During the week or on the weekend, we are ready to ride!

Tues - Thurs: 4pm-dusk
Fri - Sun: 10am-dusk
If you daydream at the office about rolling a vacation, a custom bike, and a Trek Factory tour into one amazing experience, then get back to work! But after that, stop by  any Bike Barn location to learn more about the Trek Factory Experience.
Fine Italian craftsmanship isn't just for suits and pasta.  SIDI has been bringing performance shoe innovation to the public for over 50 years. Whether you spend your time off road or on, come check out the exclusive collection at our
West University store.


This amazing ride is a new favorite for many cyclists.  In its second year it already guarantees a fun ride, great routes, and wonderful support.  Head out to Missouri City and join the  BRBR   for one of the best events in Fort Bend County.
Be sure to join us out in beautiful Fulshear for a great ride in memory of a great man.  With kolaches, wine, and four different routes to choose from,  Bike for Mike   has something for you and your whole family.

Your destination might be the Big Easy, but the Tour Du Rouge is no easy feat.  Get in some serious saddle time from here to New Orleans with 6 days, 535 miles, and all funds benefiting The Arc.

May is National Bike Month!  No matter what you ride, how far, or how fast, Bike Month is a great opportunity to celebrate the unbridled efficiency and unadulterated joy of the bicycle. Bookmark our calendar now to keep up to date with all the rides, races, bike-to-work week events, social gatherings, and any other bike related events in the Houston area.

M-F 10am-7pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12pm-5pm