A key part of your bike (conventional and eBike) is your bike’s chain. Bike chains are the vital link (pun intended!) to the smooth operation of your ride. Over time, bike chains eventually wear and stretch. If you proactively monitor this and replace the chain before it is totally worn out, the cost is relatively […]Read More
Santa Cruz, California, June 10 – The Santa Cruz Mountain Challenge run by the Santa Cruz County Cycling Club (SCCCC) has announced Current eBikes, Santa Cruz County’s specialist eBike retailer, as its title sponsor. Now in its 19th year, The Santa Cruz Mountain Challenge has four distance options (45, 65, 101 and 135 miles) and […]Read More
“A ton of fun” can easily describe a Mountain Bikers Of Santa Cruz dig day! The latest dig day at DeLaveaga Park was nothing short of epic! Current eBikes was a proud sponsor of the January 28th dig. Mike and I were trail side all day moving dirt and spreading eBike stoke! The goal of this […]Read More
Howdy Folks, We just finished up our first monthly group ride and it was great! If you haven’t already heard, Current eBikes is hosting electric bike group rides every second Saturday of the month… are next ride is on February 11th. These rides are also a great opportunity to bring friends and get them on […]Read More
Electric Mountain Bike Test Rides and Lots of Raffle Prizes! After the trail work (around 3:00) we’ll be offering electric mountain bike (eMTB) test rides (weather permitting), while the beverages and snacks are available, AND a bunch of great raffle prizes for the volunteers. This is going to be fun! Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz […]Read More
Locally owned retailer first in County dedicated to electric bicycles – offers new transportation choices Current eBikes On Saturday September 3rd, Current eBikes, Inc., the first retail bike shop in Santa Cruz County to specialize in electric bicycles will open at 9:00AM. Owner, Mike Ahern, chose the site at 131 Front Street (across from Kaiser […]Read More
Santa Cruz Sentinel Business Digest, Sept. 2, 2016:
Current eBikes to open Saturday
Current eBikes will open 9 a.m. Saturday at 131-D Front St., the first retail bike shop in Santa Cruz County to specialize in electric bicycles. It’s near the Kaiser Arena.
Owner Mike Ahern carries Pedego from Fountain Valley, Xtracycle from Oakland, Stromer from Switzerland and Haibike from Germany. He will rent electric bikes for $20 an hour or $100 a day. Purchase prices range from $2,000-plus to $5,000, $7,000 and $10,000 and up for tech-loaded models. Service will be available.
Ahern aims to serve adults looking to cut car trips for environment, cost and convenience reasons and recreational cyclists wanting to boost the fun factor on the road or trail. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday.