Bike Stop opens new location in Martin City, south Kansas City - Grand Opening March 26th - Martin City Telegraph

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Bike Stop has opened a new location at 13157 State Line Rd. in Martin City, next to Planet Sub. Owners Don Daly and Ross Given are thrilled about the new location, and are looking forward to becoming a part of the community.

“We think Martin City has a fantastic, old school vibe that we like,” Daly said. “We want to be more than a business here, we want to be part of the community.”

The pair hope to “add a lot to Martin City” by hosting events and partnering with other businesses in the area. They want to draw attention to the importance of fitness and community by hosting bike rides, cleaning trails, supporting local race teams and becoming Martin City’s cycling advocates.

“The great thing about our bike shop is that the money stays local,” Given said. “We support juniors, cycling teams and race teams. We engage in our community, we clean trails and much more. We find value in that.”

Given said their main focus is family. The shop wants to get kids on bikes and encourage a family aspect by getting mom and dad together with the kids.

MoBikeFed comment: The Grand Opening for the new Bike Stop store in Martin City is March 26th, 2022, 10am-5pm. MoBikeFed and many organizations and groups from the area are planning to be there.

https://www.bikestoponline.com/

Here are some of the routes from MoBikeFed's statewide bicycle route system in this are:

SFE-03.04PL Santa Fe Trail, Harry Truman, and Grandview History Loop (18 miles):
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32538997

SFE-03.06PL Santa Fe Trail Grandview-Martin City-New Santa Fe History Loop (24 miles):
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33216337

SFE-03.01P Santa Fe Trail through KC area - Wayne City Landing-Gardner Junction (paved roads/trails, 62 miles, bidirectional):
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30489594

Martin City is very close to New Santa Fe, which is one of the highlights of the Santa Fe Trail route through the KC area.

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