The independent bicycle shop world is changing quickly. So how does a shop that’s been around for four plus decades adapt? That’s part of what The Gravel Lot discusses with local shop owner, Geoff Thielmeyer who represents the second generation of ownership of his dad’s shop.
It should go without saying, but thanks to The Gravel Lot for figuring out a way to turn our left over review product into funding for the local kids CX program! Excited to see where this goes in the future, and figuring out additional ways to give back.
Episode 35: Geoff Thielmeyer, owner of Team Cycling and Fitness in Cincinnati, let us come hang out and talk about growing up in a bike shop, taking over the family business, and why thinking outside the box as a bike shop is the key to long-term success.
Have a question, comment, complaint or beer recommendation? Send us an email or find us anywhere out on the interwebs at: email@example.com or follow us on BikeRumor.com, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram at @thegravellot
The Gravel Lot Store! https://www.etsy.com/
100% of your proceeds go right back to CORA to help fund trail maintenance and expansion in the greater Cincinnati area.
Be sure to join CORA, as your membership dues go directly to supporting our local trails’ growth, maintenance, and long-term success. Learn more at http://www.coramtb.org.
The Ritual All-Natural Skincare provides small batch, handmade skincare for cyclists made right here in Cincinnati, Ohio. Find them online and shop online for all of your skincare needs at: http://theritual.us
Digging the intro/outro music? Learn more about Undertipper and download their latest album “Y’all” at: http://undertipper.bandcamp.