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BOGO(HO): Specialized Tires on Sale Through May 31st

For a limited time Buy One, Get One Half-Off on all in-stock Specialized tires in a variety of sizes and styles, including all Road, Mountain & Hybrid categories.

Like to go fast? Check out the S-Works Turbo. More interested in flat protection? The legendary Armadillo is the one for you. Simply cruising the Bike Path? Check out the great all-arounder that is the Nimbus. Not sure which is best? We’ll be happy to help discuss the options and get you rolling in no time.

With most models and sizes now in stock this is the best time to upgrade your ride with some fresh rubber. But do it now…this sale ends May 31st.

Check out the entire Specialized tire lineup here.

Questions? Give us a shout at 401.789.8664 or info@westedman.com for more information.

Fresh on the Floor: Smart Training Products from CycleOps & Tacx

While it may not be all ice and snow drifts when you look out the window, winter is undoubtedly here for the foreseeable future. Luckily, whether you like to brave the elements by fat bike or stay indoors on a trainer, Stedman’s has you covered.

If the latter is more your style you’re probably already familiar with the benefits of stationary trainers such as improved fitness, practicality and convenience.

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We stock both traditional magnetic & fluid trainers at the shop, but smart training is the new kid on the block and the latest way to stay engaged, focused and make the most of your time.

To start smart training, you’ll need to decide on a trainer type- check out our list below and decide which is best for you.

Traditional Trainer
TO SMART TRAIN YOU’LL NEED:
 Computer/tablet, ANT+/bluetooth dongle and/or ANT+ speed/power sensors
STAFF PICK: Cycleop’s Fluid2
PROS: Relatively inexpensive
CONS: Medium data accuracy, consistent resistance, individual sensor batteries

Smart Trainer
YOU’LL NEED: Computer/tablet, ANT+/bluetooth dongle
STAFF PICK: Tacx Neo Smart
PROS: Most accurate riding simulation/experience
CONS: Cost, weight

It’s as easy as 1-2-3:
1. Pick a trainer
2. Pick up an app
3. Pick up a ANT+/bluetooth dongle and connect to your new trainer

There are countless apps to choose from, including staff picks such as Zwift & the Tacx Training app making it fun and easy to get started.

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Zwift is shop favorite…

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Stop by the shop for a demo ride on products from both Tacx & CycleOps and see what smart training is all about.

Questions/comments? Give us a shout at 401.789.8664 or info@westedman.com for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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