August News at Flat Tire Co.
It’s hard to believe it is already August! There are lots of fun things going on this month at Flat Tire Co. We have a handful of 2019 models left to clearance out. 2020 models are beginning to arrive weekly. Repair turn around time is a week or less, don’t hesitate to call if you need help! Find what we are up to this month below!
Service Center Discounts in August
Save 10% on any parts used with your tune or bike upgrades. Simply mention this blog and save on a new dropper post, drive train, etc! No exclusions. Stop by for a free service estimate today!
Financing and Trade In’s
Flat Tire Co. is partnered with Bicycle Blue book to determine offers on trade ins. Bicycles accepted must be 2015 or newer in a fair to excellent condition. Once a fair value is determined you may use the value to go towards the purchase of your new bike from us. Simply stop by with the bike you are interested in trading and we will provide the value.
Flat Tire Co. offers 6-12 mo. same as cash financing with Synchrony Financial on any bicycle purchased from our location. The application process takes just minutes. If approved we can get you out the door the same day with a brand new bike!
Kona Show: July 31 to August 3
Justin and Ashley will be attending the Kona Buyers show. This is a great opportunity for us to get educated on 2020 products. Ride bikes we will be stocking on the floor and more! The show is located in Bellingham Washington so our friends Paul and Greg will be covering the shop. Repairs may be checked in as normal. We expect to adhere to a week turn around time upon return. Feel free to email us if you have any specific questions! Find a button below to the Kona Cog Blog, this will share some of their newest models with you! Discounts on pre-orders, hit us up.
Flat Tire/Camp 3 Downhill Cup: August 10-11
Hosted at Seven Springs Mountain Resort on Aug 10th & 11th, 2019, the main event will take place on the "Camp Three" trail, located on the North Face of the resort. Practice will begin on Saturday, followed by our 8 to 12 year old youth race (location to be determined).
The CAMP THREE CUP race will take place on Sunday, Aug 11th, beginning at 12pm and wrapping up at approximately 5pm after the awards ceremony at the Lake Tahoe Lodge. Awards of cash (pro classes), medals, trophies and swag to top 3 in each class.
Bike Safety + Maintenance Clinic: August 13
Have you recently purchased a new bike? Are you wondering how to take care of it and make sure it is good to go? Please stop by for this free clinic covering bicycle safety and maintenance. This is a free workshop, which will be hosted outside in our parking lot. Please bring your own lawn chair. The clinic will start at 6pm and wrap up with a Q&A. You are welcome to bring your bicycle if you have specific questions regarding it. Hope to see you there!
Beginner/ Kids Mountain Bike Ride: August 30
Join Flat Tire Co. at the shop at 7pm on Friday August 30th. We welcome all ages of folks interested in mountain biking. The ride will last an hour or two depending on fitness levels and interest. We can split into groups if needed. Hope to see you there!
Weekly Group Rides
There are weekly group road and rail trail rides going out of the shop on Thursday’s at 6pm. We also do a beginner mountain bike from the shop on Saturday’s at 8am. Stop by or hit us up to learn more!