Bike Barn Red Crank Monthly
February 2015 | VOLUME 2 | HOUSTON, TEXAS 

Join us for
Bike for Little Heroes
Sunday, February 8th

Join us for a fun ride on Sunday, February 8th that benefits a wonderful charity. Bike for Little Heroes is a BP MS 150 recommended ride starting at 8:00am at Waller High School. The riding is beautiful and there are multiple routes to choose from: 16, 32, 50 and 66 miles. Proceeds go directly to purchasing bicycles for children of our country's Purple Heart recipients and soldiers killed in action. It is a wonderful charity and Bike Barn is pleased to be a part of this amazing cause.

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Join us for an informative evening all about the Tour du Rouge. This is an amazing ride that departs Houston and finishes in New Orleans from May 3-8, 2015. You can count on having a memorable week where you will ride 533 miles over the course of 6 days. You'll also experience all the Gulf Coast has to offer and make friendships that will last a lifetime. By participating in the Tour du Rouge you will be helping thousands of people while doing what you love. Join the Ride Director and past riders for an informational session about this event at our University location on February 5, 2015.
Come by our Katy location on February 7th to learn how to ride in a large group in preparation for your ride from Houston to Austin. The course is led by the League of American Bicyclists, a national organization dedicated to cycling, cycling advocacy, and cycling education. This class will also feature information on hydration, nutrition, and most importantly, group riding skills. Two sessions will be offered... 9am-12pm and 2-5pm. A long ride with a big group can be intimidating so don't miss out on this opportunity and learn to ride with confidence.


Race with the best and reach your full potential as a triathlete. Bike Barn Tri Club is now accepting members for 2015 and invites you to join the action. Featuring group workouts and local races, this fully supported club will help you achieve your goals and have fun like never before. Also included are great discounts on items such as custom team kits, accessories, product rentals, and opportunities with premier coaching programs through our partners at OutRival Racing. Over $600 in value for only $79 per annual club membership. Sign up now!


Check out our winter clothing sale coming this weekend featuring jerseys, jackets and vests that are 25% off. This is your chance to build the perfect layering system that will keep you warm throughout your rides. These products will also be sure to keep you comfortable without overheating. Don't miss out on this opportunity to get the gear you need for the price you want. We have a great selection from Bontrager, Specialized, Louis Garneau and Endura. Check out the great deals!



Do your hands go numb while riding? Is that nagging neck pain still bothering you? Join our fit experts, in the Custom Fit Studio on Thursday, February 19th as they provide tips and solutions on how to prevent hand, neck and shoulder issues. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn how to ride in comfort and enjoy your time on your bike! This is an informational session so no bike is necessary; all we ask is that you bring plenty of questions. Come join us!


Registration for the 2015 BP MS 150 is now open and we invite you to come ride with us! Bike Barn gets you to Austin in style while having a ton of fun along the way. Superb ride support, team specific training rides, amazing meals, excellent mechanics and all the information and guidance you need to get you from Houston to Austin. Did we mention a custom jersey is included with registration? Sign Up TODAY!



Is your BP MS 150 team supported? Bike Barn is here to support not only your needs, but the needs of your ENTIRE team. Become a Bike Barn supported team and take advantage of the expert mechanical support, monthly maintenance and custom clinics- not to mention team discounts. We'd love to help you and your team prepare for your journey from Houston to Austin in 2015. Get more information on becoming a Bike Barn Supported Team here.


Humble Lions Bike Ride will be taking place on Saturday, February 14th featuring route options of 22, 46, and 51 miles. Grab your sweetheart and join hundreds of other cyclists for this MS 150 training ride. The ride starts at 8:00am and is a fun and challenging route. This event benefits Handicapped and Diabetic Children and Hearts Scholarship Foundation which goes towards medical student scholarships. Click here to register

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