The top three most efficient modes of human-powered transportation are (in no particular order): Flintstone cars, bicycles, a palanquin carried by the various monarchs you've conquered and overthrown. Try the most feasible of these vehicles with today’s Groupon: for $49, you get $100 toward bikes, accessories, apparel, or services at Eden Bicycles, located in Castro Valley. A titan of two-wheelers, Eden Bicycles stocks high-quality bicycles, parts, and accessories, and its helpful, trained bike whisperers offer repair services for metal chariots in need of tune-ups and TLC. Check out popular bike brands such as Giant Bicycles, Orbea, Pinarello, and Verde BMX, or peruse the store’s stock of helmets, bike components, clothing, and other cycling gear and accessories. Purchasing a bike at a bicycle specialty store helps ensure that your bicycle is assembled properly and adjusted to fit lanky legs, short torsos, and extra appendages for a safe and fun ride. Eden also offers additional cycling services not often seen in the bike-shop milieu, such as pro bike fit, indoor spin classes (a $10 fee per class), Spring and Summer group rides, and free bike maintenance clinics to ensure your velocipede will be up for smooth and worry-free rides over city streets, mountain slopes, and rolling hills of banana peels.
Yelpers give Eden Bicycles a near-perfect five-star average: