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 Celebrating 10 years

Celebrating 10 years

Now in our 10th year, 718 Cyclery is a full service bike shop in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Founded in 2008, our focus has always been working collaboratively with our customers. 718 Cyclery was founded on the principle that we are practitioners of 100+ year old technology, not the guardians of it.  We strive to create an environment where arrogance and attitude have no place. 718 Cyclery believes in diversity and inclusion, and we seek to interact with companies who share these beliefs.

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Bike Shop Radio (718’s own Podcast)

Trips and Tours

718 Cyclery seeks to connect people looking to escape urban living with the perfect 718 Cycling Adventure (even if it's just for one night). Beginners absolutely welcome! Micro-Tours, Extended Tours and Day Tours available!

Free Classes

Our free classes are a big part of who we are. Bringing people in on "the secret" is our thing. These classes are based on an informal lecture style, with attendees gathered around our central workspace. Feel free to bring your bike... After class, throw your bike up in the stand to discuss with our mechanics further. 

We Build Bikes

718 Cyclery was founded in 2008, and continues to focus on building bikes WITH our customers.  Road, mountain, touring, commuter, .....if you have dreamed it up, we can build it with you.  We offer 3 paths to getting your dream bike built.  Each path can be used to get an in-store Collaborative Build started, or to have us build you your dream bike with (free) shipping to the lower 48 of the United States.


Check out our new customer Rivendell Builder below. Also, head over to our site's new Rivendell Page to take a deep dive into the lugged steel world or some of the coolest bikes in the world.


Bike Gear 2 Go is NYC's leader in providing the gear you need for your next cycling adventure.

Book your gear, and come by the shop (254 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY) to have it professionally installed. We can even arrange to have your gear delivered anywhere in NYC.

We are adding items daily! If you don't see something, email us directly at Check out our Tours and Micro-Tours...some great trips to take your gear on! Also, ask us about putting a portion of your rental fee towards the purchase of new gear.

Micro-Tour 5, Register Now

Registration is open for Micro-Tour 5, a 37 mile ride from New York City to Camp Glen Gray, NJ for a night of camping on August 25/26. Check out our Ride Page to see how you can demo a 2019 Kona Rove ST for this ride, for free!

Bicycle Tours NYC

Coming to NYC, and looking for an amazing guided bike experience? Led by Architect and 718 Cyclery Owner Joe Nocella, Bicycle Tours NYC creates an intimate experience within the big city. Small groups, a conversational pace, fantastic local foods, architecture, history and great hidden finds are the trademarks of our tours.  Bikes and helmets included!

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