Trainers got Smart

Off season blues and winter doldrums are a thing of the past, cycling trainers have gotten “Smart” and virtual.  Say, “good bye” to the days of trying to push against a trainer as you watch a movie, hopefully of an inspirational ride, or trying not to fall off...

October Movie Night

Thursday, October 25, in the downstairs Dining Room of Emmett’s.  Movie starts at 7:00pm Emmett’s is located on Brockway & the Palatine Train Station parking lot.  October’s double feature offering is Tour de Pharmacy....

MBS Jersey Pre-Order

“The Jersey” is it just a shirt you cycle in? Most shop jerseys are logoed up, we wanted a jersey to represent us we had you go a different direction. Functional we know a full zipper and visibility were two musts. Design 60th Anniversary, style we wanted...

Bike Donation Drive

BIKES FOR NEEDY KIDS Have you ever seen a bicycle sitting on the curb waiting for the garbage truck, or those “scrappers” with a truck full of metal and a bunch of bikes in the mix? What about bikes thrown in a land fill or melted down for metal? Could there be a...

Bike Palatine 10

About ten years ago a small group of bicyclists came together to form the Palatine Bicycle Task Force.  We wanted to make Palatine a more bike friendly community.  This group, with the blessing of Mayor Mulins, set out to see how we could improve Palatine’s cycling...