Liberty Bicycles is located in Asheville North Carolina. They have been a partner dealer with Hincapie Sportswear since 2009. The shop itself has been in business for 35 years under the same co-ownership of Mike and Claudia Nix. They offer bikes, clothing and accessories to cyclists in the western North Carolina area along with expert bike fitting and repair service. Liberty recently held their annual customer appreciation night on April 8th. Big “G” was there to help with the celebration and gi
Hincapie Sportswear has been a partner with JDRF for over 12 years now, and we are honored to be their Official Cycling Apparel provider! For over 40 years, JDRF has been a leader in the search for an end to type 1 diabetes, through both research funding and advocacy.
We are excited to be in partnership with Betty Designs. On April 1st, they launched their new website featuring new inline collections. Hincapie Sportswear is very proud of our first major collaboration with Kristin Mayer.
Most local racers know the Greenville Spring Training Series road race courses like the backs of their hands. The SCTAC course is the location of Greenville’s Tuesday Night World Championship, so some old timers have probably ridden the 7.2 mile loop close to a thousand times. However, there are always racers new to the series who want to do their homework beforehand. Nobody wants to show up to race and be surprised by a two mile 10% grade climb five miles into it. (We promise there isn&rs
Wednesday, July 9 marks the 5th Stage of this year’s Tour de France. It begins in Ypres, Belgium, and traverses the infamous “Pave du Nord” cobbles before crossing into the territory of Paris-Roubaix. The cobbles—and this stage specifically—has always been a favorite of George Hincapie’s during his cycling career. We will celebrate the route with Belgian beer, a big-screen viewing, and a ride with Big George at Hotel Domestique in Travelers Rest, SC. 5:30pmRid
Liberty Bicycles in Asheville, NC sure do know how to take care of their customers. Last night they held a customer appreciate party for their cycling community. They did it right with tasty food, local beer and product giveaways. We had a blast.
Hincapie Sportswear’s Chief Product Tester revels in finding extreme conditions for our apparel. While few of us will endure what George demanded of clothing at Northern Europe’s Spring Classics, we mortals still want top performing cycling apparel when conditions take a turn for the worse. Chief Product Tester George Hincapie at work Last weekend’s Gold Country Fondo was such as circumstance. Dry and mild at the start, it soon began to rain and the temperature dropped, making
Nothing makes our Monday morning better than hearing positive customer feedback. And when a member of Super Squadra says “The shorts make me feel like angels are caressing me,” well, that takes it to a whole other level.