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Parkway Mall, 212 McAllister Drive, Unit 130A, Saint John, New Brunswick E2J 2S5 Canada 

Phone: 506-640-0777



August 3, 2017

HOT WEATHER RIDING

Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate.  While riding inland away from the cooler bay air, I found myself running low on water in 30 c + heat.  An extra bottle in the back of your jersey is a good idea on longer hot day rides, that is what the pockets are for in the back of the bike jerseys.  I also found that putting a full water bottle or 2 in the freezer helps to cool things down or get an insulated water bottle.  If you are on an extra long ride a hydration pack may be helpful to keep the H2O flowing. If you are on a really long ride take some electrolytes along in a gel pack, or chews, or an electrolyte drink mix in your water bottle to replenish your salt loss through sweat. Some gels and blocks have extra sodium in them. Stay hydrated.

 

Rant by Paul Echols

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 CONSOLVO BIKES

                                                           
Darlings Island Bike Shop has moved to Consolvo Bikes at Parkway Mall across from Boston Pizza next to Wacky's Flooring and Pharmasave.
 

 We will be closed this Sunday and Monday for New Brunswick Day on August 6 and 7th.

    Regular Hours:
Monday - Thursday:  9 am- 6 pm

Friday:                       9 am - 8 pm
Saturday :                  9 am - 5 pm
Sunday:                   12 pm - 5 pm


New address:
Parkway Mall
212 McAllister Drive
Unit 130A
Saint John, NB  E2J 2S5
Phone # 506-640-0777
Fax # 506-640-0778

email: bike@nb.aibn.com
www.nbbike.com      
Facebook: Consolvo Bikes Saint John

formerly Darlings Island Bike Shop  
                                              
Bill and Becky Consolvo (Co-Owners)  
Kevin Hayward (Store Manager)
Andrew Putt (Sales person Mechanic)
Luke Tudor (Sales person/Mechanic)

Peter Guravich (Sales person/Mechanic)

Nathan Parks (Sales person/mechanic)

Adam Hahnen (Mechanic)

Paul Echols (Salesperson/Mechanic)