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GIVE BACK THIS HOLIDAY SEASON WITH THE CONTENDER BICYCLES NORDIC JERSEY

GIVE BACK THIS HOLIDAY SEASON WITH THE CONTENDER BICYCLES NORDIC JERSEY

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

A pandemic won’t stop the holiday season, but it certainly makes it tougher on our most vulnerable communities. In the spirit of giving this holiday season, we’ve chosen to donate to Candy Cane Corner hosted by The Road Home. We designed the Contender Nordic Jersey with a holiday theme in mind both...
BEN MCINTOSH, THE MIND BEHIND THE NEW CONTENDER FIVE CANYONS SWEATSHIRT AND CLASSIC TEE

BEN MCINTOSH, THE MIND BEHIND THE NEW CONTENDER FIVE CANYONS SWEATSHIRT AND CLASSIC TEE

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

The people at Contender Bicycles know bicycles. Bikes are the common thread that tie us together. We try to have some of the best salespeople and mechanics in the business but we’re more than just bike nerds. The Contender Bicycles crew is made of all kinds of people from all...
Flats vs Clipless Pedals: Which Style is Best for You?

Flats vs Clipless Pedals: Which Style is Best for You?

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Within the walls of Contender Bicycles are many dream bikes. Made of unobtanium and ultralight pixie dust, these bikes seemingly take the ordinary rider and make them into the next Richie Porte or Nino Schurter. A new integrated carbon handlebar, brakes so powerful they make your eye pop out, wheels...