Originally Posted by nhmtns
I've worked summers in a ski/bike shop for the last 9 years while on "vacation" from teaching. I used to order bikes using employee purchase all the time, but prices have gotten a bit out of control. Even using EP, I still end up spending around $2500. It's way cheaper to just buy used online.
ya i know
4 rear rims this year, 2 front. 2nd set of bars, 2 seats, god knows how many bearings for the pedals..
raced the US Open and one Mt Snow race... just too lazy and don't feel like spending $70 for an entry fee to do the rest. $35 to ride for fun is better.