Correct Stem Size for YOU - BikeSport

Is there a Best Stem Length?

What is the best stem length for you? Does stem length affect a bike’s steering and handling? This article by Matt Wikstrom does a great job of explaining how stem length impacts bike handling.  Article excerpts below. Visit the site for the full article. Need help with bike stem length and fitting? Visit us at BikeSport. We will help make the…

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Clinics and Ride Training at BikeSport

BikeSport Clinics and Training [video]

Free Structured “On-the-Bike” workouts at BikeSport, every Tuesday and Thursday evening We ride from BikeSport at 6 pm and ride back to BikeSport after the workout. Depending on workout, we train in East Lake Woodlands or on Lafayette Blvd. in Oldsmar. The workouts vary in length from one hour to an hour and a half.  Each workout has a specific purpose….

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USAPC Stages 3 & 4 Predictable?

Stages 3-4 – Crazy Crowd at Independence Pass – Surprise in Aspen… Mike Tomlinson, of BikeSport, witnessed these exciting stages at the USA Pro Challenge.  We set up to watch the Stage 3 yesterday at the top on Independence Pass. The race seemed very likely to follow a predicable script so we decided to go have fun with the fans….

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USA Pro Challenge Stage 2 PODIUM

BMC Keeps Yellow – USA Pro Challenge

Stage 2 – BMC Keeps Yellow, Nate Brown Makes it a Race… Mike Tomlinson, of BikeSport, witnessed these exciting Stage Two results at the USA Pro Challenge.  Brown, Garmin Cannondale, (pictured) started up the five mile climb to the USAPC Stage 2 summit finish at Arapahoe Basin with a two minute lead on a 40 rider peloton. The bunch was down to…

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Taylor Phinney – From Adversity to Win!

Seeing it live and up front at the USA Pro Challenge… Mike Tomlinson, of BikeSport, witnessed (and wrote about) these exciting Stage One results at the USA Pro Challenge. Taylor Phinney made a diesel sprint up the right hand side from a few hundred yards out, piping Kielrijnen to win Stage One of the USA Pro Challenge. A huge crowd…

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Win $1,000 for your Bike Community

Share your greatest bike story for a chance to win $1,000 for your bike community via Saris Cycle Racks

BikeSport Riders Tanya and Rose at Gran Fondo

BikeSport sends Congratulations to…

Congratulations to our local riders and friends – winners in a variety of local events or in support of the sport of cycling. BikeSport supports you!



It’s the “Thank Goodness it’s the Friday After Thanksgiving” Ride! Work off that pumpkin pie!  Last done in 2011, it’s been resurrected by Suncoast Cycling Club member, John Foster. This is not an official Suncoast Cycling Club ride, but a member invite. It’s an easy 75 miles starting at Chainwheel Drive, Palm Harbor at 8:00 a.m.. Black Friday, November 28th.  We ride at…

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May Day Sale at Bike Sport Bicycles

Family Fun Ride

Bring your bike, helmet, and get ready for a family fun ride Rescheduled due to rain, plan to join us on the new date of Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 6 pm. for a family fun ride!  Any type of bike will do. Helmets, please – lights optional. Come enjoy a leisurely five mile ride around Oldsmar. Print the flyer, share with…

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Cystic Fibrosis Cycle for Life Ride - St. Petersburg, FL

Cystic Fibrosis Cycle for Life Ride

Get your wheels in motion and join us in St. Petersburg, FL!  Date: 10/5/2014 Start Time: 8:00 am Start Location: Fort Desoto Park Route Mileages: 10, 25, 62 miles  Get your wheels in motion and join us for our 10/5/2014 annual bike tour as we ride through some of the most picturesque and scenic terrain in St. Petersburg, Florida. CF…

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