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The Path Bike Shop is a 2014 Interbike Awards Nominee

2014 Interbike Awards logo with link to websiteThe Path Bike Shop has been nominated as one of only five bike shops across the United States to compete for the title of Best Mountain Bike Shop in the 2014 Interbike Awards.

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Interbike has given us a huge honor in giving us this nomination.  

Bicycle Retailer and Industry News released the news of added categories and nominees in an article on July 31st, 2014. Nominees and winners are selected from categories across the bike community, including Product Innovation, Athletic Achievement, Dealer Excellence, Supplier Performance and Advocacy Efforts.

Winners will be announced at Interbike's first annual industry awards gala, the IB Awards, on Thursday September 11, 2014 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.

YOU CAN VOTE! Winners will be determined by an open industry online ballot. So please take a moment to complete the quick 2014 Interbike Awards Retail Ballot and help us to reach the top!


CBS Los Angeles Names The Path as Best Bike Shop in OC

CBS Los Angeles logo with link to article with The Path Bike Shop as Best Bike Shop in OCThanks to CBS Los Angeles for the shout out in their Best of the OC news section! The Path Bike Shop was one of five local shops featured as the Best Bike Shops in Orange County in their article on April 22, 2014.


Bicycle Dealer Magazine Features The Path Bike Shop

cover of Bicycle Dealer Magazine featuring The Path Bike ShopThe Path Bike Shop was featured in the February/March 2012 issue of Bicycle Dealer Magazine. Not only did we get a nice feature, which included an interview with The Path Bike Shop owner Tani Walling, but we also made the cover!

The article talks about the humble beginnings of the shop, the services we offer, and about how we are able to still be in business in a tough economic time where local bike shops are struggling and online bicycle retailers are thriving.

Read more: Bicycle Dealer Magazine Features The Path Bike Shop

Push-A-Kona: Long Live Long Rides On Big Bikes

Darin "Crash" MaxwellOur own Darin "Crash" Maxwell was featured on the Kona Bicycles website! He talked to Kona about his annual Push-A-Kona ride, now in it's 8th year. Here's the article from Kona.

Darrin Maxwell from Orange County’s The Path Bike Shop organizes a hard core backcountry ride every year called Push-a-Kona. This is his 8th year doing it. It’s a treacherous route, has a bike weight limit (long travel bikes only) has a great turn out and a lot of involvement. Here’s an explanation of the motivation behind the event from the man himself. This year’s Push-A-Kona goes December 3rd. And oh yeah, you’re allowed to NOT ride a Kona, if you have to.

Read more: Push-A-Kona: Long Live Long Rides On Big Bikes

The Path Bike Shop: 100 Best Bike Shops in Bicycling Magazine

The Path Bike Shop was featured in the October 2011 issue of Bicycling Magazine in their featured article, "America's Best Bike Shops." Be sure to check it out, we're pretty stoked!

Read more: The Path Bike Shop: 100 Best Bike Shops in Bicycling Magazine

Orange County Register Nominates The Path Bike Shop for Best in OC

The Path Bike Shop was honored to find out from the Orange County Register that we have been nominated for the 2012 Best Bike Shop in Orange County!

Read more: Orange County Register Nominates The Path Bike Shop for Best in OC

The Path Bike Shop Wins 2011 OC Hotlist Best Bike Shop

The Path Bike Shop has been named the BEST Bike Shop on the CityVoter OC HOTLIST for 2011! Thanks for keeping us #1 on the OC Hotlist for three straight years. We couldn't make it happen without all our fantastic customers.

Read more: The Path Bike Shop Wins 2011 OC Hotlist Best Bike Shop

League of American Bicyclists Awards The Path Bike Shop

League of American Bicyclists bronze award seal to The Path Bike ShopThe League of American Bicyclists has awarded The Path Bike Shop a Bronze designation for the Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) program!

The League of American Bicyclists made the Spring 2011 BFB official announcement during the National Bike Summit hosted in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, March 9th, 2011. 55 new Bicycle Friendly Businesses from restaurants to law firms received awards at this year’s summit.

Efforts to welcome and support bicycling can be as simple as offering secure bike parking or organized rides to get folks together on bikes. Businesses across the country are seeing that there is a good return on investment in promoting bicycling in the workplace including improved morale and health, reduced parking costs and promoting a healthy and sustainable lifestyle to customers and employees.

Read more: League of American Bicyclists Awards The Path Bike Shop

2010 MyFox LA Contest Winners

We won again!!! 1st place on the MyFoxLA Hotlist (now known as the OC Hotlist). We are thrilled to be named the #1 Best Bike Shop in Orange County for the 2nd year in a row. Thanks to all who voted for us!

Orange Coast Magazine

cover of Orange Coast magazine with The Path Bike Shop featureThe Path Bike Shop got a plug in the Orange Coast magazine February 2010 issue.

Our own Denis Kremenetskiy is featured in a 2-page spread entitled "Cycle Therapy".

Read more: Orange Coast Magazine

2009 MyFoxLA Hotlist Winner

The Path Bike Shop was named the #1 Best Bike Shop in Orange County for 2009 on the MyFoxLA Hotlist (now known as the OC Hotlist). Thanks to all of our loyal customers for making it happen!

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