It’s not about the bike… It’s about the bike fit, service, parts, rentals, advice, shoes, apparel, helmet, accessories, aaannd the bike. Sports Basement has one of the best and deepest selections of road, mountain, hybrid, and cruiser bikes in the Bay Area.
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Mountain biking technology is an ever-evolving art and wheel diameter has become one of the hottest topics in the sport. So how do you decide which size is right for you?
For nearly two decades, thousands of people have been riding their bikes from San Francisco to Los Angeles annually – a seven-day, 545-mile bike ride – to raise funds for AIDS research and support.
These safety tips will help you prevent and repair tire blowouts.
The Golden Gate Bridge is celebrating its 75th anniversary! Join Sports Basement Presidio for a weekend of festivities to celebrate the Bridge's birthday.
Making the decision to go green and ride a bike to work can be daunting, but there’s no better time to take the plunge than on Bike to Work Day.
The Amgen Tour of California rolls past (or near) three of our stores on its way through Northern California next week, and we’re stoked to have a front row seat for some of the action.
We’re excited to announce the addition of Ibis to our bike fleet, just in time for the start of spring and cycling season. We've also got new bikes from BMC and Cannondale at all our stores.
Turn your commute from dangerous to delightful with the help of our very own Basement bike experts, here to provide a few tips and tricks to help you on your way to a fitter, happier more eco-friendly commute.
Bike to Work Day is on Thursday, May 10. Are you heading to work (or school) on two wheels? We'll be at events throughout the Bay Area. Stop by and say hi!
The winter chill doesn't require an entirely new cycling wardrobe, just a few tweaks to keep you warm and comfortable until spring.
As winter approaches, the days are getting shorter, the nights are getting darker. How can you be sure you're seen without draining your budget on bright lights and batteries?
In the market for a new bike? Want to check out the bikes that won the 2011 Tour de France? Sports Basement is excited to announce that all four of our locations are now authorized BMC bicycle dealers.
Through the end of September, help our community and earn a gift pack of bike goodies by bringing your used bikes into Sports Basement Walnut Creek.
Is your garage overflowing with bike bits? Time to part with some old bicycles to make room for new ones? Come set up a booth at Sports Basement Sunnyvale's annual Cycle Swap on Saturday, Aug. 20.
It's no secret that Sports Basement is your best place for triathlon gear. Now we also offer F.I.S.T. bike fitting to help you get set up on a tri bike that's just right for you.
Come join Sports Basement Sunnyvale and Cannondale for a two-hour ride and BBQ lunch to celebrate this year’s Amgen Tour of California.
We are seriously into facilitating great outdoor adventures here at SB, so here are some suggestions for packaging a few good ones into gifts.
There's no need to dread shopping for a $15 gift for a co-worker you may or may not know or like. Sports Basement has inexpensive gifts for just about everyone. Here are a few suggestions.
Starting next Sunday, the sun will probably be knocking off work before you do. But even if you find yourself pedaling home in what feels like the middle of the night, don't be scared of the dark. Just be prepared.
Are you a cyclist who enjoys riding around the city or commuting by bike? If so, then you owe the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition a huge thank you!