September through October is the busiest time of the year for bike rides and here is a schedule of upcoming events:
Saturday September 6th
Ride the 23rd annual D.A.M. Jam Bicycle Tour
Located in the heart of Oklahoma’s Green Country in beautiful Mayes and Delaware Counties. The tour starts and finishes in Pryor, Oklahoma within riding distance of more than 2,500 miles of lake shoreline in the gentle foothills of the Ozark Mountains.
You’ll experience lush countryside, well-paved, shady rural roads, DAM J.A.M.’s world-famous festive rest stops, and some of the best support of any bicycle ride…anywhere. As always, Tom’s will be there to help.
Register here or at Tom’s Bicycles at 6861 S Peoria Ave in Tulsa, Thursday September 4th 5:30-7pm
The Mother Road Ride, MS Society, Begins and ends in Chandler, OK, 4 routes of varying mileage
The National MS Society works to improve the quality of life for people affected by MS in Oklahoma and raise funds for critical MS research. Join the movement toward a world free of MS. Tom’s Bicycles will be there to help.
No, you don’t have to ride 100 miles to join in on this great Fall ride through the back roads of rural Tulsa county. Add great support with nutricious and relaxing rest stops, and you get the very best in Oklahoma cycling in the fall. Tom’s Bicycles will be there to help.
Cystic Fibrosis Cycle for Life Night Ride! in Tulsa. Ride with us as we tour as through some of the most picturesque and scenic terrain in Tulsa, OK. CF Cycle for Life is a fully-supported ride with route options of 20 & 40 miles. Both options are bike friendly and the majority of the ride is on the River Park lighted trails for your safety. Tom’s will be there to help.
The 2014 Dickens of a Ride , in Claremore, OK. The Dickens of a Ride is a must attend event for the entire family! The bicycle ride begins in downtown Claremore, Oklahoma at Gazebo Park, located at Muskogee Ave. and Will Rogers Blvd. The five available routes, depending on the distance chose by the bike rider, will take you through the scenic country side west of Claremore, through Oologah, then to the Claremore Lake area. Register Here
Fall Fandango , in Tahlequah, OK.
Freewheel Fandango is a 3 day bicycle event in Northeastern Oklahoma, packed full of adventure, food, and just plain fun.
When: October 10-12, 2014
- Register for 3 days, 2 days or 1 day.
- Registration includes a spot for tent camping, long sleeved t-shirt, and marked, fully supported routes.
- Includes dinner Friday night, breakfast and dinner Saturday, and breakfast Sunday morning.
- Cabin rentals and float trips (for an additional fee) can be reserved directly through Arrowhead Resort.
The Twenty-Eighth Alfalfa Bill Century Bicycle Ride, Tishomingo, OK 10-100 miles, ride in the beautiful Tishomingo area, the oatmeal cookies alone are worth the price of admission!
If it has Shimano 105 shifters, it qualifies for a $105 dollar discount, including any road bike currently on sale! It doesn’t get any better than this! It’s a great time to buy a road bike. Come on in and peruse our great selection of sleek road bikes. Layaway available.
Just a reminder that the intersection of I-44 and Lewis is completely closed to North/South traffic.
Tom’s on Peoria is located just off Riverside Drive at the intersection of Peoria Ave and Riverside Drive. That’s just north of 71st St. The best way to get here is to find your way to Riverside Drive and turn on Peoria. There we are!
Tom’s on 15th is located between Peoria and Utica on the south side of the road, directly across from the Subway and next door to the Coffeehouse on Cherry Street.
We’ll see you here!
Get ready for the riding season at Spring training rides with other Tulsa cyclists. These rides gradually build mileage and road experience until you are ready to ride anywhere! Saturdays and Sundays through May. Get started here.
A great idea for you or your favorite cyclist is a Tom’s Magic Wallet! Small enough to stow away in a jersey pocket or bike bag, but big enough to carry what you need. These are leather with an ID window. Only $14.99 and only at Tom’s.
Follow the adventures of Andre as he cycles the Andes. Keep updated here.
We’ve got a great selection of clothing on sale at both of our stores. We have jerseys, shorts, tights, jackets and more, and most of it’s 30% off!
If you have been thinking about using your bicycle as transportation to work, the Indian Nations Council of Government has some great resources here.
Have you ever wondered to whom you would report damage to the trail or other maintenance issues? Here’s a great list of phone numbers, (sorry, no email addresses yet) where you can let the responsible party know about the condition of their part of the trail. To see the list, click Tulsa Trails Maintenance Contacts
We’ve got the greatest selection of bicycles lights from Planet Bike’s Beamer 1 and Blinky 3 LED combo set to Serfas’s True 1500 lumen monster rechargeable LED UFO-like lithium powered tractor beam. Come in and check out Blackburn’s highly popular USB rechargeable Flea front and rear lights and the ever-popular Click. Whatever kind of light you need on road, off road, helmet mount, bike mount, rechargeable or not, Tom’s has it!