The polls are open for Readers' Choice 2012 until July 8. Which local bike shop do you think is the best?
Monday, June 18, 2012
Summer is here, and everybody's looking for something new to do. What better time to revisit the best local hot spots in the Land O' Lakes area? Beginning July 23, we're opening up the vote for Readers' Choice 2012 in 25 categories, from who has the best happy hour in town to which zoo is the best in the Tampa Bay area. Voting will end August 17. Which local bike shop is your favorite? Vote!
Suncoast Trailside Bicycles has a selection of bicycles for any age and fitness level.
People looking for a way to exercise, get fit and have fun with their families are likely to find Suncoast Trailside Bicycles a welcome alternative. With an inventory ranging from the basic steel-framed Beach Cruiser to custom built and painted BMX racers, the Odessa shop seeks to offer something for everyone. The proximity to the Land O' Lakes area and the Suncoast Parkway Trail gives it the prime location to serve the community, said Geoff Lanier, owner. The shop is just across the street from the Suncoast Parkway's trailhead on State Road 54. "We want to make this a destination," said Lanier. "Not just a retail store." To make sure the shop caters to its customers and the community, Lanier sponsors a number of activities, including …