Locals and visitors alike continually find the Miami area perfect for budding cyclists. The area’s excellent shops offer quality products and customer service as impressive as the inventory they carry. Choose from the top shops with pristine track records and highly knowledgeable staff.
The Scoot, Skate & Bike Co.
275 N.E. 18th St. 110
Miami, FL 33132
Hours: Mon to Sat – 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sun – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Expect an impressive variety of bikes and experienced staff at the place that boasts quality brands in mountain, racing and road bikes. Scoot, Skate & Bike Co.’s sales and service professionals are eager to help and share their love of cycling with their customers. In addition to sales, Scoot offers refurbishing, repair and servicing for your bike. Its convenient location on Biscayne Boulevard near Downtown Miami makes it easily accessible for people who live or work in the area. The shop is also a great point of contact for local cycling events.
JB Bike Shop
7316 Collins Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33141
Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sat – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
JB Bike Shop has successfully satisfied the public with its expertly maintained inventory for more than 20 years. With great diversity in its products, novices and professionals alike find exactly what they need every time. Save money on your next purchase at JB Bike Shop by taking advantage of online coupons and the store’s blowout specials. Six- and 12-month financing options are also available with a quick and easy application process. This is truly a one-stop shop, as it also offers apparel, accessories and services including maintenance and parts installation.
Mack Cycle & Fitness
5995 Sunset Dr.
South Miami, FL 33143
Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sat – 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
As the sole USAT certified multisports retailer in Miami, this shop has a competitive advantage in the local marketplace. In addition to the national recognition it consistently receives, Mack Cycle and Fitness retains loyal customers and attracts new cyclists with its always solid inventory. Shop for cycling and triathalon gear, footwear, HRM devices and nutritional products all in one location. Peruse the expansive South Miami store or shop online for added convenience.
8476 S.W. 40th St.
Miami, FL 33155
cycleworldmiami.comHours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Sat – 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Sun – 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Snag store specials and featured deals on Cycle World’s high-quality, top-rated brands. Its catalog spans beyond just bikes with wheels, accessories and helmets as well. Shop its entire selection online, snagging special deals every day of the week no matter how you grind your gears. Cycle World also offers informational articles on its website about the value and importance of bicycling. Among the available topics are cycling for your health, road safety and the ecological benefits of bicycling.
20335 Biscayne Blvd.
Aventura, FL 33180
Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sat – 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
City Bikes continues to earn a name for itself as one of the best cycle shops in Miami with custom fitting, repair and rentals in addition to accessories, apparel and energy-boosting food. When riders can’t figure out what’s keeping them on that plateau, City Bikes’ free seminars and classes on cycling and nutrition keep everyone up to snuff. For a complete shopping experience, City Bikes offers additional products in its inventory, such as computers, helmets and energy foods. Check out its events calendar to learn about local biking events it sponsors.
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