Training Smarter This Winter

Training Smarter This Winter

Winters are tough and the sudden onset this year has lead me to the trainer earlier than I was hoping. Fortunately I’ve been able to take advantage of the Wahoo Kickr, Kickr Climb and Kickr Headwind that we have set up at our GreenGate location which has made the transition as seamless and enjoyable as possible. That’s right, I said enjoyable. ...
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Trek Domane SL5 First Ride

Trek Domane SL5 First Ride

One of the most significant developments at CBC this fall was the introduction of Trek bikes here at our flagship Carytown location. After a successful first 2 seasons of dealing Trek out of our Greengate store, the opportunity arose to stock and sell some of these awesome products here in the city. Trek bicycles and select Bontrager products ha...
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It's Cold Outside: Wintertime Apparel Guide

It's Cold Outside: Wintertime Apparel Guide

Riding through the winter can be tough. No matter who you are, it’s easy for motivation to start to slip for a number of reasons. Less daylight and holiday activities stacking up can certainly take some blame, but for most of us, the single greatest thing keeping us indoors more than we like is nasty weather. Indoor trainers can be life saving d...
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Custom Build with Trek's Project One Program

Custom Build with Trek's Project One Program

This is an example of us taking a customer from 0 to 100%. The customer was riding her hybrid bike 30-40 miles a day, and was ready to step up to a bike that matched her level of fitness. To set her up correctly, we decided to have a "Fit First, Buy Later" approach. After getting her measurements and discussing her ambitions as a cyclist, we ...
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All-Road

Adventure by bicycle can take many shapes. Sometimes it means riding hundreds of miles from home, waking up somewhere new each morning, and riding to a new destination each day. Other times it can just be packing up after work and trying a new route for your bike ride home. However you define it CBC can help you find the right bike for your...
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Our New MTB Demo Program

Our New MTB Demo Program

Demoing a Bicycle One of the most difficult things to do as a bike shop is to allow customers to take a brand new bike for a test ride on rough terrain. With a road bike or commuter, you can usually get a great feel for your bike by taking it around the parking lot or through the paved streets surrounding our stores. A mountain bike test ride...
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