2013-14 Critical Year for Professional Women’s Cycling

For professional female cyclists everywhere, the 2013-2014 season proved that dreams really do come true. Road racing at the professional level for women went from lacking sponsors, races, funds and publicity, to a full-fledged sport that not only shares the spotlight with professional male cyclists, but as of late, has dominated it. In looking back, …

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Erik’s Opens New Location in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin

We are excited to announce that this past Saturday, September 28th,  Erik’s opened our 20th location in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin suburb of Whitefish Bay.  Located at 151 East Silver Spring Drive, our newest location was renovated to be a 10,000 square foot, state-of-the-art bicycle sales and service shop. With great riding opportunities nearby including the …

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New Store Locations Coming Soon – MN and WI

If you haven’t heard the news already, we’re getting ready to add two new stores into the mix. The first, in Whitefish Bay just outside of Milwaukee, Wisconsin is a great location for us. With 3 stores currently in Madison, we found that a number of our customers were traveling to visit our stores from …

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Minnesota MTB Series – High School Mountain Biking new this year

We’ve been excited to sponsor and be present at a new event series this year – The Minnesota High School Cycling League. Originally created in California with chapters being added to new states every few weeks it seems, Minnesota high school students have a great new opportunity this fall. This weekend marks the third race …

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Erik’s Bike and Board Madison Store Now Open!

If you haven’t been by to check out the new Madison store, please do! Located 6610 Seybold Road, the new Madison location is conveniently located on the SW Commuter Trail  and the Beltline so getting here by car or bike has never been easier. We’re excited to be in this great location with more space …

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Historic Weather…equals Historic Savings!

Even though Winter has finally arrived in the Midwest…well at least the cold weather has….the lack of snow has made this season one to remember – almost historic. Well, now is your chance to take advantage of historic savings going on now at all Erik’s Bike and Board Shops! Erik’s Snow Frenzy Sale is underway …

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Ride Snowboards revealed their Final DH Limited Edition Artist Series Snowboard – the 2.7 has arrived!

Ride Snowboards 2.7 Snowboard at Erik’s Bike and Board Shops Fantasy meets reality, as the Mythical Creature Collective team up for a true masterpiece. The DH2.7 is the last in a series of Limited Edition Artist Series boards and went to the far reaches of other realms to bring together in the triumphant finale.  Wed. …

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Minneapolis Bike Tour QR Scavenger Hunt is on!

To get everyone ready for the Minneapolis Bike Tour, join in on the first ever Scavenger Hunt –  a fun way to learn about the Minneapolis Park System and Erik’s Bike Shop! The goal is to find as many QR codes as possible before the scavenger hunt ends! From now until the end of August, …

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MN: Keeping up with Bike Projects: Detour for Loring Park Bike Path

On Monday, August 1st, bicycle and pedestrian path reconstruction will begin at the southwest corner of Loring Park, across from the Walker Art Center. A short detour for bicyclists and pedestrians will be posted. Construction is expected to last for 2 to 4 weeks. The goal of construction is to improve the safety of bicyclists …

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Team Tibco – Women’s Professional Cycling Team – Meet n’ Greet

Meet ‘n Greet – Women’s Professional Cycling Team Date: Mon. June 13 Where: Erik’s St. Louis Park Store Directions to Erik’s St. Louis Park Store Time: All the fun starts at 5:45pm Join us for an exciting evening of prizes, fun & cycling conversations! Ever wonder what the life of a professional cyclist is like? …

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