Impala’s Annual Bike Swap 2017

1818 Dundas St, Whitby, Saturday April 29th to Sunday, April 30th   Our annual bike swap is a New and Used Bicycle Sale. Bring in your old bike for us to sell.  It’s a great way to upgrade your bike, look for a kid’s bike or get a basic ride in good condition.  Come early for the… Read more »

Cervélo C3 Test Ride – August 9

The C3 endurance model is the perfect fit for serious cyclists looking to get off the asphalt and extend their seasons. The C3’s increased tire clearance, a lower bottom bracket and longer chainstays inspire confidence on mixed surfaces while delivering a longer, more comfortable day in the saddle. Speaking of confidence, the C3’s top-of-the-line disc… Read more »

Bicycles for Refugees

Bicycles for Refugees   Thank you to all who kindly donated bicycles!   Due to such a tremendous response from the people of the Durham Region our storage facility is now full.  We are temporarily putting a hold on collecting bicycles.   All the best in the New Year!   Glyn Walters Impala Bicycles info@impalabicycles.com (905)434-4530

FAT BIKE RIDE AND DEMO DAY

FAT BIKE RIDE AND DEMO DAY – Saturday December 5th Bring your bike and join Impala staff and friends for a Fat Bike and 6Fattie Demo, plus a group ride, at Heber Down Conservation Area, 500 Lyndebrook Dr, Whitby, ON.  Demo rides will be available from Norco and Specialized Bicycles.  Demos start at 10am – 12pm… Read more »

Richmond Hill Store Moving Dec. 15

December 15th will be the last day at 9737 Yonge Street, and starting December 19th, we will be open for business at 10800 Bayview Avenue! Right on the Northwest corner of Bayview and Elgin Mills.

Impala Richmond Hill Clothing Clearance

Hello All!! We’ve decided to run a mid-season clothing sale! We did this sale last year as well. The more pieces you purchase, the more you can save! This time Assos JERSEYS are included in the sale. ***Sale only at Richmond Hill Location

Women’s Ride Day

On Sunday, May 31st, Specialized Bicycles is gathering women across Canada to enjoy a ride together on their local streets and trails to celebrate women in cycling. Whether you’re an accomplished rider or a first-timer, Women’s Ride Day will help you connect with other women in our area who enjoy riding just as much as you!  Our ride from… Read more »

Ladies Bike Repair Seminar

Start the Season prepared with a free Seminar! What you will learn…. -Pre-ride safety check -Flat Tire Repair…going over -Wheel Removal -Finding the cause of the flat -Removing and installing tire and tube safely -Seating the tire -Putting the wheel back in the frame -what tools to use   FREE TUBE INCLUDED WITH SEMINAR! Please… Read more »

Toronto Bike Show March 6-8, 2015

Impala Bicycle will be at the Toronto International Bicycle Show, March 6 to 8, 2015 Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place   The largest bicycle consumer show in the world – The Toronto International Bicycle Show – has added three new exclusive events to its already popular line-up of activities. The show will feature the most… Read more »

Fat Bike Demo postponed to January 11, 2015

Due to the unpleasant forecast for Sunday,January 4th we are rescheduling the Happy New Demo Day with Norco Bicycles to Sunday, January 11th from 1-4 pm at Scenic Redwood Farm.  Come and Try Some of Norco’s 2015 line-up of Bigfoot Bikes in the snow. Bring your family and enjoy complimentary aprés ride hot beverages, warm-up by the… Read more »

TORONTO INTERNATIONAL BIKE SHOW FALL BLOWOUT!

Come See Impala Bicycles at The Toronto International Bicycle Show. Great Deals on Bicycles, Clothing and Accessories. A One Day only Year-end Clearout. A once-a-year, seven-hour sales blitz Saturday, October 18, 2014 – 10 A.M. to 5 P.M. Direct Energy Centre East Annex, Hall F, Door 33 North entrance next to Ricoh Coliseum (Hockey Arena) Exhibition Place Toronto,… Read more »

Impala Richmond Hill Club Info Night Feb 15th

INFO NIGHT FOR THE 2014 IMPALA RICHMOND HILL CYCLING CLUB February 15th  7pm Topics to cover: Ride Schedule, Ride Leaders, How to sign up, Store discounts for club riders, OCA club membership sign up, Questions and Answers. (905)780-2453 info@impalabicyles.com

Joey Miller now the 7th Fully Certified BG fitter in Canada

Congratulations to Impala’s Joey Miller who recently returned from Specialized in Montreal, completing the Specialized Body Geometry Training Program with Dr. Andy Pruit.  Joey is now one of 7 fully certified Specialized BG Fitters in Canada and number 145 in the world. WHAT IS BG FIT?                  … Read more »

Impala Richmond Hill Winter Tech Workshops

Hey everyone! Impala Richmond Hill is going to be offering some tech workshops. These are one topic workshops and offered free of charge on Monday eves and Saturday mornings. The first offering will be on Monday Jan 20 at 6:00 PM and repeated on Saturday Jan 25 at 8:00 AM. First topic is how to… Read more »

How to Increase Your Comfort Level for Winter Mountain Biking

Whether you prefer winter mountain biking on groomed trails, rough trails, hills and valleys or out on the street with the cars, at some point comfort will become an issue this winter.  That temperature and wind combination we all love known as “wind chill” can really make winter mountain biking uncomfortable, sometimes even dangerous. This… Read more »

Expert Tips on How to Travel the World Safely with Your Bike

For those of us who feel like our bikes are more an extension of our bodies than a piece of exercise equipment, going on a vacation without it seems completely unnatural.  Many bike lovers plan specific bike-themed trips so the bike has to go along, but even on a regular family vacation, having your bike… Read more »

Safety Tips for Cycling in the Snow

If you are into winter cycling – and there are many cycling enthusiasts out there who are – safety is naturally your biggest concern when riding in the snow.  You don’t want anything to happen to your bike and you definitely don’t want anything to happen to you, so follow these tips and you’ll have… Read more »

Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day, October 5, 2013

Put this on your Calender! Saturday October 5 at 10am The Durham Mountain Bike Association and JoyRide 150 are hosting a kids’ ride and festival to celebrate family mountain biking. This free event will be a fun day for kids of all ages and riding abilities. We’re taking our kids out of the city and into… Read more »

Ride For United Way

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=j6gSiMxKPjg   Register Now! Sunday August. 25, 2013 Fully Supported on course: Food and hydration checkpoint, mechanical support, multilayer course directions and enroute communications. -CASH PRIZES- Details and online registration at http://www.ride4unitedway.com/