October 2018 | Volume 10 | Houston, TX
We are just 2 weeks away, but it's not too late to join the fun! This ride is well organized and highlights the great work the Galveston Bay Foundation is accomplishing for Houstonians. A 175 mile, 2 day ride takes you around Galveston Bay with an overnight stay at Moody Gardens. When registering, join the Bike Barn Team ! The first 100 team members to sign up with Galveston Bay Foundation will receive our "Houston's Toughest Stage" t- shirt. We look forward to seeing you there!
Support cycling in Houston while staying hydrated with BikeHouston's limited edition water bottles! These bottles are available in-store, or on-line. So, stop by any of our locations or pick one up on-line today! Proceeds from every bottle go to BikeHouston to help them continue their work in creating safer streets, paths, and more for all Houstonians.
Knee pain can be one of the biggest obstacles between you and a great experience on your bike.

There is no need to bring your bike, just bring your questions!
Join BikeHouston as they retake the night at Moonlight Ramble with over 1000 other costumed riders for this midnight adventure. Show up early for music, food and drinks. The party starts at 11PM on October 27th, with music and beer from Saint Arnold.
Show us your wildest bike decorations and costumes!

Ride starts at 11:59pm on Saturday October 27th.
The 20th Annual Bike Barn Huntsville Classic will be held on November 3rd and 4th. This race is part of the TMBRA Texas Cup XC Mountain Bike Series, and celebrates GHORBA's opening of nearly 12 new miles of single track in Sam Houston National Forest, connecting to Huntsville State Park. On Saturday the 3rd, they will be hosting a first time Racer Clinic and a Kids Cup!
Come join us Saturday, November 3rd for  Bike to the Beach   – a 50 & 100 mile ride supporting individuals in our community with intellectual and developmental disABILITIES and autism.  Join our Bike Barn Team   and be part of something special while enjoying a fantastically supported ride to Galveston. Find out more about the ride and check out this great video, Bike to the Beach . For more information, email lee@bikebarn.com
It’s on! Cross Season has started. Looking for some fun races and a party for spectators, then join the scene! There are multiple race options around Houston and all throughout Texas. Weekly races happen here in Houston and check out the full race schedule at the TXBRA website.
There is a small, fun group of Houstonians headed to California and joining us for the Figueroa Gran Fondo. Bike Barn has a special exclusive offer, this package including a pre-ride with Chris Carmichael and former 7-11 Team members as well as a VIP dinner, special start location, and much more. The Figueroa Mountain Gran Fondo is an amazing one-day ride in Santa Ynez California. Hosted by CTS and Chris Carmichael. This is your last chance to register and join us. Check it out!
The Atlas Tri is thi s Saturday October 13th. This sprint triathlon in Bryan/College Station is held at an amazing race facility featuring open water lake swim, great bike course and scenic golf course run. In addition, the Stella Hotel is located on property and is a wonderful place to stay if traveling in from out-of-town. This is a good spectator course with a kids race in addition to the sprint distance course: 400m swim, 20K bike, 5k run. Sign-up today before
the event fills up!

 
The Limited-Edition S-Works Shiv Disc is now available to order for the first 500 lucky individuals. Each bike is numbered and comes with a custom travel case.

This bike is designed to be aerodynamic and is crosswind-optimized, perfect for Houston. It's packable, adjustable, includes a proprietary hydration and nutrition system.

This is the fastest TT bike available in the market and pre-orders are being taken now. Contact any of our stores or email us at bikebarn@bikebarn.com.

Pedal Away Alzheimer's Is Saturday,October 27th in Bellville, TX. The ride starts at 8:00am. Featuring routes from 22-65 miles around scenic Bellville, TX, this ride provides fully-stocked rest stops, a fun-filled after party, and all proceeds going to the Alzheimer's Association. This is sure to become another repeat event on anyone's calendar.

We know it's not here yet...but the cold days will be arriving before you know it. Time to start preparing for winter riding. With Smart Trainers you can now ride inside with friends and fellow cyclists around the world. Plus emulate classic climbs and destinations while never leaving your house.

With a smart trainer and internet connection you can ride with other riders, take an easy cruise through the French countryside or kill yourself on a fast group ride. Training inside just became fun!

The sunsets are getting earlier and days shorter. Don't forget November 3 rd is the end of daylight savings time. Be prepared on your bike with front and rear lights. Bike Barn has a huge selection lights to help you be seen and safe. New LED technology has improved the quality and power of all lights. Come check them out! 

Shop the Bontrager Flare R Tail Light normally $59.99 now only $34.97. Click & Ship or Click & Collect!