Opened in 2007, Crank n Cycles quickly became the nucleus the regions cycling world revolves around. Store owner Erik Mellegers is a dead keen cyclist and has thrown himself at the towns tilt at becoming a MTB trail riding mecca in the South West. Along with Sprocket the cat the team have built the store up to be the go-to destination when arriving in town to hit the trails.
They’re one of the biggest and best BMC dealers in Australia, stocking their amazing Mountain Bike range – and some of the road bike siblings as well. These are seriously sweet machines! Also, if you haven’t heard of WHYTE bikes, you need to check ’em out: ‘Trail Bike of the Year’ two years running with the T-130 model and their G-170 is one of the best Gravity Enduro Mountain Bikes on the planet… let alone their other offerings. All there to check out at Crank’n Cycles Collie as well. And… have you seen those MTB bikes with the fat tyres? Yep – They’ve got ’em. They’re called FAT BIKES from manufacturers like Surly and Salsa! Plus bikes from Giant, Scott, Merida, Norco, Kona and more! Along with the Bikes themselves, the guys stock all the gear to go with the ride, from all the major brands!
If you’re cycling the Munda Biddi Track or one of the local MTB Trails and your bike needs some attention, Crank’n Cycles is the place to go! With a massive range of spare parts in stock, you will be back on the track in no time at all.
The guys in the shop are all keen riders and know everything there is to know about the #CollieTrails. There are several social rides held at different times throughout the week and on weekends. You can choose from road or bush rides and they are all free to tag along. The ride times change at different times of year so give the shop a call to check the latest times and meeting places. 9734 1471
If you are keen to have a go riding the trails, but don’t have your own bike, the team can hook you up with a hire bike, including electric assist bikes!(E-Bikes)
Drop in next time you are in town and remember to say hello to Sprocket (THE CAT)!