Clinics & Rides

We offer clinics or rides every Monday and Thursday.  Call us at 614-333-0012 if you have any questions.

BIKE CLINICS ARE NOW OPEN!!!

Our bike clinics are every Thursday from April through October from 6:30-7:30. You get 10% off any service related accessory the night of the class too! They are free and we encourage you to bring your own bike if you can, if not we can find one for you.

Clinics include:

Fix a flat:  How to fix a flat, especially if you are out on a road or trail.  Techniques, tips, and recommended equipment are reviewed in a hands on format.  You will know and have the confidence to tackle this task by the time you leave.

Basic Bike Maintenance:  Get a better understanding of your bike.  Learn how to clean it, inspect it and lube it.

Pedals, Shoes, Cleats & More: Understand different pedaling options available to you.  Learn how to be more efficient, go faster, and address any specific concerns you may have.  Get fitted for cycling shoes properly and understand cleat placement too.

Join us for our Monday night ride with lead by our own Johnny Velo Racing team members (Our weekly shop ride):

Ride with Johnny Velo Racing team members heading north out of the city from our shop April through October. Be ready to leave from the front of our store at 6:00 pm and prepared for a 25-35 mile 18 mph pace. 

No Boys Ride:

Once a month, join a group of women only for our No Boys Ride, led by our cycling attache, Steph.  This is a conversational pace and open to any women or girls that want to ride together and learn more about cycling. Date varies, so please call the store or check our website or Facebook for ride dates.

The Historic Ride:

Join us for a ride of historic proportions! Actually, it's a Clintonville history ride.  Join us for a 8 mile, conversational pace, twelve stop ride through Clintonville and learn about it's rich history. Date varies, so please call the store or check our website or Facebook for ride dates.

The Slowcial: 

This is a slow, casual ride where you have an opportunity to meet your fellow neighbors that also like to bike.  There are two rules: First, if you pass the ride leader, you must buy a stranger a beer or ice cream depending where we ride to.  Second, you won't know where we ride until we get there.  It's a surprise!  This is a monthly ride so please call the store or check our website or Facebook for ride dates.

All rides leave from Johnny Velo Bikes, 4231 N. High St. at our Clintonville location.