The Trek Bicycle Store of Mt. Pleasant is a locally owned and operated business, working closely with the residents and cycling community in Charleston and Mt. Pleasant to change the world one bike at a time.
Owner Ben Gruber started cycling in 1990 and hasn’t looked back.After graduating from Penn State in 1995, Ben moved to Chicago with his future wife and began to teach in the Chicago Catholic School system while working at a bicycle rental operation during the summers.He soon landed at Village Cycle Center, one of the largest Trek dealers in the country, and spent three years absorbing everything and anything cycling from the staff.After a detour through grad school, Ben returned to assume a management position at Village Cycle Center and has continued to grow his passion for cycling.
Today, Ben remains committed to getting others involved in cycling and making the bicycle a part of everyone’s lives.He, his wife Mary Ann, sons Douglas and William, and their dog Stoney look forward to a long and enjoyable future in Mt. Pleasant and Charleston.
The Trek Bicycle Store of Mt. Pleasant offers something for everyone. Featuring separate areas devoted to road cycling, mountain biking, and casual riding.In addition, the store features a dedicated women’s area, with women’s specific bikes, clothing, and gear.
Stroll around our open, spacious showroom, let the kids loose in the kid’s area, and enjoy a fresh-brewed coffee while checking out the latest designs from the highest-quality companies in the cycling industry.
The Trek Bicycle Store of Mt. Pleasant is South Carolina’s only Trek concept store, and features the very latest bicycles and technology from Trek, Gary Fisher, MirraCo, and Bontrager.
In addition, we have selected brands of clothing, accessories, and gear best suited to the rugged trails, lazy paths, and large network of roads in the low country region.
Fun takes on many forms, and so does our product selection.From beach cruisers to seasoned triathletes, it is our goal to equip each individual with the knowledge and equipment best suited to their personal needs.
Whether your mission involves shaving seconds off of your bike split during the race or shaving calories off of your banana split during your trip to the ice cream shop, we can help your ride be safer, more comfortable, and more enjoyable.
For those looking to learn roadside repair or advanced maintenance, we will offer various repair classes for everyone from new riders to experienced gearheads.
THE FIT CENTER
A bicycle is no fun if it doesn’t fit.That’s why we do basic fittings with every bike sale! Need more help with your bike fit? No worries, we offer professional fit services to all customers, regardless of riding style.In addition to taking measurements and matching your bicycle setup to your individual proportions, our professional fit specialists examine flexibility, range of motion, and core strength to make your riding as safe and as comfortable as possible. The result is a pain-free riding experience without the distraction of discomfort.