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Bike Swap shoppers find cheap gear, museum-quality and failed bike-share bikes

Tim Lacey wheeled his newly bought red 1973 Raleigh Olympian bike out of the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, the hosting grounds for the eighth annual Spokane Bike Swap and Expo on Saturday, when hundreds of used bikes are consigned and sold for cheap. The Raleigh Olympian wasn’t exactly what the Central Washington University student was looking for.

Spokane Bike Swap and Expo features 1,000 bicycles

Today’s seventh annual bike swap at the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center will feature about 1,000 bikes – kids, mountain, cruisers, hybrid and more – with the event’s proceeds going to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Inland Northwest.

Spokane Bike Swap kicks off April cycling events

The bicycling season shifts into another gear this month. After just a couple organized cycling events on the list in March, April sees about 10 and the number climbs to about 15 in May.

Spokane Bike Swap April 9, one-day only

BICYCLING -- The Spokane Bike Swap and Expo is set for Saturday, April 9, -- one day only this year -- 9 a.m.-5 p.m., at Spokane County Fair and Expo Center. The swap enables cyclists to buy or sell...

Spokane bike swap features plenty of pedals to be peddled

Spring has sprung, and if you’re looking for a bike, then you’re in luck. Beginning today, the fourth annual  Spokane Bike Swap and Expo will take over the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center with more than 1,000 new and used bikes for sale, from kids’ bikes to road bikes to tandem cycles to everything in between.

Weekly pick for families: Trade, upgrade bikes for all at annual swap

Hundreds of bicycles will be available this weekend at the fourth annual Spokane Bike Swap. The event was started as a way to promote bicycling, event director LeAnn Yamamoto said. She’s the transportation demand management manager for the Spokane County Commute Trip Reduction Office.

In brief: Desert 100 dirt bike race returns to Odessa

The Desert 100 dirt bike race will return to Odessa on Saturday and Sunday. Organizers are welcoming hundreds of riders who will camp in a Lincoln County rancher’s range land for the weekend of festivities in the scablands. The event has brought race lovers and dirt bike enthusiasts to compete in the off-road race and other events since 1969.

Bike season gets rolling early

The 2015 bicycling season is on a roll. The lack of winter snow allowed cyclists to get an early start to hardening their legs and bums for a regional slate of organized recreational rides and races that continues to grow.

Third annual Bike Swap this weekend

LeAnn Yamamoto initiated the Spokane Bike Swap as a means to encourage people to ride their bikes to work. The fact that the swap can bring families together only adds to its charm.