Tom Mangia – General Manager
Tom is our General Manager and resident triathlete of the shop. He comes to us from Terre Haute, and is a passionate person who loves the sport and the dedication/discipline that it takes in order to prepare for all three disciplines. He enjoys road riding and has found a new enjoyment in mountain biking and cyclocross as well. His small family of four is his biggest supporters and he can’t thank them enough.
Favorite Bike: BMC Time Machine TM01
Josh Stevens – Service
Josh is a former music teacher and outdoor educator most recently from Thomas, WV, where he ran science camps and worked as a barista and bartender. He loves all kinds of cycling, from trails to road rides to touring. Outside the shop, he enjoys camping, climbing, cooking, coffee, and cocktail craft.
Favorite Bike: BMC Crossmachine
Don Galligher – Owner
Don is our owner and comes to us from Ft. Wayne, IN. He and his family have held residence here in Bloomington since acquiring the shop and are fixtures in the local cycling community. He is our Specialized certified fit specialist and as well he coaches through Direct Results Training. His passion is on the mountain bike trails, as he use to race professionally. He enjoys all types of riding and you will find him out on the roads (training or commuting on his cargo bike) or cyclocross courses as well.
Favorite Bike: Specialized Stumpjumper Expert Carbo 29 World Cup
Abby comes to us from Indianapolis, IN as a student finishing up the last year of her undergrad at IU. Before Bloomington, Abby was a cross country runner at Franklin College where through injuries she found her passion for bikes. She has since become apart of the IU Little 500, and local amateur races. Outside of working she can mostly likely be found mountain biking some of her favorite local trails.
Favorite Bike: Salsa El Mariachi
Zoe is visiting from Boston, where she worked at a large shop that served commuters and racers alike. She likes watching Euro bike races, obsessing about bike history, and talking to people about bikes, but especially enjoys empowering new riders. After many miles spent on road and cyclocross bikes, she’s learning how to mountain bike and is thrilled to be so close to the trail networks in Southern Indiana.
Favorite Bike: Specialized Ruze Comp 6Fattie
Mike originated from the Lake Tahoe/Reno region where he grew up riding and racing bikes. He’s very passionate about cycling in general. He comes to us in order to continue his love and joys in cyclocross and working on bikes. In his spare time, he… well… rides bikes!
Favorite Bike: custom made/self built steel road bike
Chase is from Columbus, IN and is a student at Indiana University. She rides in the Little 500 for Teter Cycling and loves to explore Bloomington and surrounding areas on her bike. When not in class or at work you can find her on her bike or out on a hike.
Favorite Bike: Raleigh RXW Elite