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Mountain Bike Wheel Size Compared

Take a look at the video below as Donnie Harries compare the different mountain bike wheel sizes. Which do you prefer? the 27.5 or the 29. Listen as he compares the advantages of the 27.5 and 29 inch and takes a test ride on each. Santos Bike Shop – Comparing Mountain Bike Wheel Sizes from... Read More

Jeff Lenosky at Santos Bike Shop 12/13

World Class Freeride and Trials Mountainbiker Jeff Lenosky is coming to Santos Bike Shop to show off his skills! This Saturday 12/13/14 Jeff will be performing at the shop parking lot at 12:00 and 2:00 and will also be leading a skills class at the Santos Trailhead at 10:00. We hope to see you there!... Read More

HITS Ocala

Named as an Editor’s Pick for one of the Best United States’ Triathlons by Triathlete Magazine, HITS Ocala is one of the most popular HITS Triathlon Series races. The famed Carney Island Park will be home to this third stop on the HITS Triathlon Series circuit. The course is a convenient loop lay-out, where family... Read More

Horrible Hundred

Come out to Waterfront Park in Clermont and help us celebrate the 35th year of the Horrible Hundred. What started out as a bunch of friends getting together to challenge the hills in Lake County has grown to become one of the premier rides in Florida. If you have never ridden the Horrible Hundred, you... Read More

Cannondale Demo

Great News… We will be hosting our good friends over at Cannondale who will be bringing their fleet of 2015 demo bikes!  All Day Friday November 14th.

Chain Stretch

How to avoid chain stretch One of the most common problems that comes into our workshop is issues with shifting or chain skipping. Chain skipping is when the pedals slip forward as pressure is applied resulting in a sudden jerk forward of the feet. One cause of chain skipping is a stretched chain. Believe it... Read More

Bike Giveaway for Charity

Are you hungry ? Go to Mojos for lunch then. When you are there look for the brand new bicycle we are giving away. Mojos and Santos are teaming up to raise money for local charities this Holiday season. A one dollar donation gets your name in the hat to win this great bike.  (Starting... Read More

Finding the Perfect Tire Pressure

We’ve all had that moment when you’re about to get out on a bike you haven’t ridden in a while and the tires seem underinflated or even flat. You get out your pump but then ask, what is the correct pressure to inflate the tires to? Does it even matter? If I push my thumb... Read More

Ocala Mountain Bike Association

Thanks to OMBA arranging monthly trail maintenance events that help keep our trails the best in Florida. We are always happy to sponsor trail workday and want to give a big shout to all the volunteers from this Saturday . Thank you.