All posts by Paul Comeau

Thanksgiving Weekend Hours

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! Here at Central Wheel, we are thankful for our great customers, the GHCC, Team ERRACE, and all the other cyclists who make the local community so great.

We are here 10am-6pm today and Saturday 9am-5pm for all your winter cycling needs.

If you’re spending the weekend getting a jump on your holiday shopping, We have new Central Wheel tee shirts, and plenty of sales on apparel, accessories, and selected 2016 and older bicycles!

Thanks and have a great holiday weekend! – CW Staff
Turkey Cycle

Regarding GHCC/Central Wheel Saturday Ride Times

With the weather getting colder, The GHCC Saturday ride is moving to its off season schedule of 10am. The ride will be mostly flat, and at an endurance/tempo pace. The route loops up around the airport/through Suffield. email Matthew Stuart of the GHCC for details: stuart.acp@gmail.com

Jeff will also be doing an 830am endurance ride (4+ hours) for about the next 3 weeks, or until it’s too cold in the mornings. Call the shop or email Jeff for details: wherestheride@centralwheel.com

The 7am ride will return again in March!

Hope to see you out there! – Paul C.
Calvin Winter Bike

Fi’zi:k Road Saddle Rentals

Saddle Sore
Have you thought about upgrading your saddle, but didn’t want to drop money on a nice saddle because you were not sure if it was going to be comfortable? You no longer need to worry because Central Wheel now has Fi’zi:k brand demo saddles for you to try before you buy!

Fi'zi:k Test Saddles

With three different basic shapes of saddle to accommodate the three spine types Fi’zi:k identifies, it’s easy to find a saddle that fits you perfectly! Swing by the shop to figure out which saddle shape is right for you, and arrange a test ride today!

Central Wheel Tech Tee Shirts In Stock!

CW Tee

Just in time for the holiday season, our new Central Wheel tee shirts are hot off the press. Now you can represent your favorite local bike shop even when you’re not on the bike. The moisture wicking fabric is great in the summer, and for those casual rides when you don’t want to get all kitted up. These shirts make great stocking stuffers for you or the cyclist in your life. Swing by and grab one today!

Used Bikes On Sale

USED SALE TAG

It’s the time of year where we put our used rental bikes out to pasture. This is your chance to pick up a used bike at a deep discount off the original price. Don’t let these deals roll away from you!

Road Bikes:
Cannondale CAADX 105, 44 $499.99
Cannondale Synapse Claris, 48 $699.99
Colnago CX Zero, 42s $1999.99
Scott Speedster 10, Medium (54cm) $1399.99
Scott Speedster 10, Large (56cm) $1399.99

MTB:
Bridgestone MB3, Small $499.99
Cannondale Fat CAAD 1, Medium $2799.99
Cannondale Habit 4, Medium $1999.99
Cannondale Trail, Small $499.99
Charge Cooker, Medium $949.99
Raleigh Kodiak 1, Large $799.99
Raleigh Talus 1, Large $249.99
Scott Aspect 950, Medium $499.99
Scott Genius 750, Medium $1199.99

Hybrid Bikes:
Cannondale Adventure, X-Large $549.99
Cannondale Comfort 5, Small $199.99
Cannondale Quick 6, X-Large $424.99
Raleigh Alysa 1, X-Small $299.99
Raleigh Retroglide, Small/Medium $299.99

All bikes have been professionally serviced and maintained. Quantities are limited. Prices are firm. Call the shop for availability.

FEATURED DEAL: Used 2016 Colnago CX Zero

CX Zero Angle Shot

Only ridden one season, this gently used Colnago CX Zero is looking for a new home. 42s sizing means the frame can fit riders from 5’0″ – ~5’5″. Ultegra shifters, rear derailleur, and 105 front derailleur mean smooth shifting, and the right gear when you want it. Endurance geometry means the bike is comfortable whether riding 10 miles or 100 miles.

CX Zero Side Shot

CX Zero Front

New retail: $2999.99
Used Price: $1999.99

Call the shop with questions.

Featured DEAL: All In-Stock Reynolds Wheelsets Marked Down

Just in time for the fall riding season, or for those looking to get a jump on their Christmas shopping for the cyclist in their life, all in-stock Reynolds wheelsets are now marked down here at Central Wheel. Whether you’re a racer looking for the edge to get you across the finish line first, or a road rider looking to get the most performance out of every ride, Reynolds Cycling wheels are what you want under you. With options for a variety of riding styles, not only is there a wheelset that’s right for every rider, they’re now marked down for even the most budget conscious rider to be able to afford a pair!

Attack
Attack Wheelset
The lightest and shallowest wheel in the Performance line, it is designed to do exactly as it’s name implies, attack, especially when the road points skyward. The ATTACK offers a tubeless-ready 25mm cross section to support the trend toward wider tires, ensuring a better tire profile and a more supple ride. Weighing in at a scant 1,365g, this precision carbon wheel set is more than light; it’s stiff, responsive and an absolute joy to ride.
Available in Clincher only.
Weight:
Clincher Tubeless-Ready Set: 1365g
SALE PRICE: $1449.99

Assault SLG
Assault Wheelset
The ASSAULT has long been one of the best selling wheels in the Reynolds line, and it just keeps getting better. It now sports a modern tubeless-ready rim channel and 25mm width to provide lower rolling resistance and a smoother ride. It’s both lighter and stiffer than its predecessors and also offers the added benefit of a 41mm depth with Enhanced SLG technology to give you every aero advantage.
Available in Clincher or Tubular.
Weight:
Tubular Set: 1315g
Clincher Tubeless-Ready Set: 1515g
SALE PRICE: $1549.99
*DEMOS AVAILABLE*

Strike SLG
Strike Wheelset
The deepest rim available in the Performance line, the 62 mm tubeless-ready STRIKE SLG brings flat out speed to any time trial, triathlon or criterium. This wheel is stiff giving you excellent acceleration, and the Enhanced SLG profile adds an extra level of aerodynamic performance to let you go faster in all conditions whatever your discipline might be.
Available in Clincher only.
Weight:
Clincher Tubeless-Ready Set: 1635g
SALE PRICE: $1649.99
*DEMOS AVAILABLE*

Attack Disc Brake
Attack Disc Wheelset
The lightest and shallowest wheel in the Performance line here gets the added benefit of disc braking. The ATTACK DISC offers a tubeless-ready 25mm cross section to support the trend toward wider road tires and also for cyclocross use, ensuring a better tire profile and a more supple ride. With the addition of point-and-shoot disc brake control, this precision carbon wheel set is more than just light; it’s stiff, responsive and an absolute joy to ride.
Available in Clincher only.
Weight:
Clincher Tubeless-Ready Set: 1454g
SALE PRICE: $1499.99

Want to try out a pair of Reynolds wheels, but aren’t sure if you’re ready to buy? With our Reynolds wheel demo program, you can ride before you buy! Simply stop by the shop and rent out a pair of our demo wheels. If you enjoy them, come back and we’ll put 75% of your rental towards the cost of a new pair of Reynolds Wheels. We’re confident that once you try riding a pair of these wheels, you’ll need to own a set of them yourself. Call or stop by the shop to arrange a rental, or for details about all of the great products from Reynolds Cycling!

Sale quantities limited. Call or stop by the shop for details.