Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Core Fitness Training Class September 22 7:00 p.m.

If you are looking to increase your fitness through core training, then come up to Colonel's Bicycles on Thursday, September 22 at 7:00 p.m. for lecture/ interactive training session with Dave Regier. Dave will be here to show us the fundamentals of core training, using fitballs and body weight.

Dave is an athletic trainer who specializes in sports medicine and has over 30 years of experience. He is an amputee cyclist with six years of riding under his belt. He has ridden over 24,000 miles on his Moots Mootour and has been chosen to ride in the Million Dollar Challenge as one of the disabled riders for the Challenged Athletes Foundation (C.A.F).

To read more about Dave and his training for the Million Dollar Challenge visit his blog at

The fitness training is a free event however donations will be gladly accepted and put toward Dave's MDC charity ride in October.

For more info, you can call us at the shop 817-924-1333 or email us at
Or you can contact Dave at

Monday, August 29, 2011

Colonels Bicycles Tri Suits and socks in stock!

We have one piece Colonel's Bicycles Tri suits and socks in stock up at the shop. The Tri suits are a blend of 78% polyester 22% spandex and are lightly padded. They retail for $99. The socks retail for $12.00

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Orbea Terra and Salsa Chili Con Crosso Cyclocross

Got cross fever yet? Stop by and check out our in stock offerings. The new Orbea Terra with Ultegra components is priced at $3499.99 and the Salsa Chili Con Crosso with Sram Rival is $1699.99. The Terra is a full carbon race machine and the Salsa is aluminum with a carbon fork and comes with an additional set of single speed dropouts in the event that you get to feeling frisky.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

2011 Salsa Vaya

We have a newly built Salsa Vaya that just hit the floor. If you're in the market for a multi-surface do everything adventure bike, then the Vaya may be your speed. This bike is designed to take on a variety of trails. It's made with stable geometry that keeps the bike from being twitchy, and makes for a smooth ride while loaded. This classic CroMolly frame is loaded up with braz-ons for fenders, racks, and lowriders. It's perfect for commuting or light/ long touring.

Salsa Vaya
Colonel's custom build

Friday, August 12, 2011

Giro Prolight Road Race Helmet sale

Giro Prolight helmets are regularly priced at $205.99 They are on sale for $165.99
Three horizontal belt positions
In-mold Construction-EPS liner, polycarbonate shell
25 wind tunnel vents
Featherweight webbing
X-static Padding

Custom Moots

There has been a whole lot of Moots action up at the shop lately and Aubrey has been busy building up some of the sweetest Ti bikes we've seen going out the door.

First up is Jack Stinnet's VaMoots RSL. It weighs in at 15.9 lbs and is equipped with a custom Moots seatpost and Campy Super Record Ti shifters, brakes, derailleurs, and cranks. This bike will be complete once it has it's custom Moots stem.

The second pair of custom bikes ready for pick up are a Mootox RSL and Moots Rigormootis belonging to Lanny and Raven Lancarte of Alta Cocina restaurant. You can't get any more tricked out than these two beauties.

Custom Mootox RSL
Moots custom bar, stem and seatpost
Chris King hub and headset
XTR Drivetrain
Magura Marta SL brakes
Fox Fit Terralogic fork
Weight 23.3 lbs

Custom Rigormootis
Moots custom bar, stem and seatpost
Chris King hub, headset and bottom bracket
XTR Drivetrain
Magura Marta SL
Fox Fit Terralogic fork
Weight 22.2 lbs

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Salsa Spearfish 29er

This 2011 Salsa Spearfish 29er is a real beauty.

16" Frame Spearfish, EV-6 Aluminum Alloy
Shock RockShox Monarch R Air Shock, Black
Color Green Machine

Crankset SRAM X9, 26/39T, PressFit 30
Chainring SRAM 26/39T
Bottom Bracket SRAM PressFit 30
Chain SRAM PC1030
Cassette Sram PG-1050, 12-36T
Front Derailleur SRAM X7, 2x10, High Clamp, Dual Pull
Rear Derailleur SRAM X9, 10-speed, Mid Cage, Gray

Fork RockShox Reba RL 29'er, QR, Tapered Steerer, Black
Headset Cane Creek Tapered ZS, Black
Handlebar Salsa Pro Moto 11-Degree Flat, 31.8mm, Black
Stem Salsa Pro Moto, 31.8mm, Black
Grips Salsa Juegos de Fuegos, Black
Front Brake SRAM Elixir 5, 185mm, 6-Bolt
Rear Brake SRAM Elixir 5, 160mm, 6-Bolt
Brake Levers SRAM Elixir 5
Tires WTB Nano Raptor, 29 x 2.1"
Front Shifter SRAM X-7 Trigger, 2 x 10
Rear Shifter SRAM X-7 Trigger, 10-Speed
Seatpost FSA SL-280, 31.6mm, Black
Seatclamp Salsa Flip-Lock, Green
Saddle WTB Silverado

Front Hub Formula, 32H, Green
Rear Hub Formula, 32H, Green
Quick Release Formula, Green
Spokes DT Swiss, Competition, Butted 2.0/1.8, Black
Nipples DT Swiss, Brass, Black
Rims Stan's, Arch 29'er, 32-Hole

You can call us at 817-924-1333 or email us at for more information.

Friday, August 5, 2011


Keep an eye on the blog as this MOOTOX RSL comes together. The bike will be completed with a Fox FIT TerraLogic fork, Chris King inset headset, XTR shifters, crankset and derailleurs, Magura Marta SL brakes, and hand built wheels with King hubs and Stan's Crest 29 rims. This bike will be the property of Lanny Lancarte owner of Lanny's Alta Cocina Reataurant of Fort Worth. Go to for more info regarding the RSL frame and all their fine american hand built bikes. Then stop by Colonel's and order yours of course! More details on this build coming soon.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Used Salsa Pistola & Soma Rush for sale

Used Salsa Pistola $1500
Top tube measures 57cm
Chris King headset and bottom bracket
Thomson seat post and stem
Dura Ace brakes and rear derailleur
Ultegra shifter, cranks and front derailleur

Used Soma Rush $1000
Chris King headset
White Industries flip flop hub
White Industries freewheel
Velocity Rims
Thomson seat post and stem

Please contact us at Colonel's bicycles at 817-924-1333 or for further inquiries