This week, Chattanooga welcomes thousands of athletes and their families for what should be an incredible first IRONMAN Chattanooga. Knowing where to swim, bike, run, explore, and eat during your time in Chattanooga, whether you're competing in the event, or supporting a competitor, can help ensure a truly memorable experience. RootsRated and IRONMAN have teamed up to bring athletes and their families a series of insider's guides for swimming, cycling, running, exploring, and eating in the Scenic City. Hope you enjoy, and we'll see you out there!
These local bike shops will have you covered in the lead up to the race.
1. Hub Endurance: (423) 634-0650
Where: Located on Cherokee Blvd, next to Fast Break Athletics, and across the street from Renaissance Park. Get Directions .
2. Suck Creek Cycle: (423) 266-8883
Where: Located on Cherokee Blvd, about 400 yards up the road from the intersection of Cherokee Blvd and Manufacturers Rd. [Get Directions](321%20Cherokee Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37405) .
3. Trek Store Chattanooga: (423) 648-2100
Where: Located in the 2 North Shore shopping complex next to Rock/Creek and Whole Foods. Get Directions .
4. Cycle Sport Concepts: (423) 531-7623
Where: Located on E. Main Street in Chattanooga's revitalizing Southside neighborhood. Get Directions .
5. East Ridge Bicycles: (423) 894-9122
Where: Located on Ringgold Road in East Ridge, about 20 minutes from downtown Chattanooga. Get Directions .
6. Owen Cyclery: (423) 875-6811
Where: Located on Northpoint Boulevard in Hixson, about 20 minutes from downtown Chattanooga. Get Directions .