Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Capitol Hill Bikes & My City Bikes Washington

Capitol Hill Bikes is a beginner friendly bike shop in Washington, DC.

Phone Number: 202-544-4234


Year established: 2000

Favorite local rides for beginners (2-3 max): Capital Crescent Trail, W&OD Trail, and Hains Point

Group ride information: Currently hosting a Women Only Wednesday (WOW) ride (all levels) and a cyclocross ride on Saturday mornings. 

Most unique aspect of the bike shop: They pride themselves on their friendliness combined with their knowledge of bikes and the cycling community in DC. Customers come in that are too scared to ride in the city, and Capitol Hill Bikes is able to direct them to courses on city cycling confidence and connect them with the Washington Area Bicyclist Association. They strive, through listening, to match the customer with the right bike to suit their needs. 


Capitol Hill Bikes has committed to upholding the 7 Standards of a Beginner Friendly Bike Retailer

We are equipped, willing and able to assist beginner/entry-level cyclists.

Our team is trained to assist beginner/entry-level cyclists with a pleasant, patient and understanding attitude.

Our staff are held accountable for being kind and courteous to beginner/entry-level cyclists.

We work with each customer to identify their unique needs and find the best product solutions - not the most expensive or trendy ones.

We are prepared to support cyclists from beginning/entry-level through whatever level of sport, fitness, recreation or transportation cycling they attain.

Helping a beginner have a great experience and become a life-long cyclist is our priority.

Capitol Hill Bikes can help you with: Road Bikes, Mountain Bikes, Cruiser Bikes, Commuter Bikes, Fitness Bikes, Kids Bikes, Cargo Bikes, Triathlon Bikes, Specialty Bikes, Helmets, Accessories and more.