Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Just like a car, your bicycle requires tune-ups, repairs

Email

At the Route Bike Shop in Red Wing, more and more people are bringing in their old bikes in hopes of hitting the road this summer on a less costly set of wheels.

Bikes don't guzzle down gas at $4 a gallon, of course, but they are like vehicles in another sense: They need a tune-up from time to time.

Andrew Petersen, store manager at The Route, said it's important to give bikes a quick safety check before hitting the road.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement