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Bike to Work Day is May 12!

Posted by Jessica Blomstrom on

Get ready for your yearly excuse to jump on your bike and commit to a healthier commute and/or terrify your coworkers by herding them into an uncomfortably tight peloton during the commute. However comfortable you are on the saddle, Bike to Work Day is Thursday, May 12, and you're gonna get what's comin' to you. Just to be clear, what's comin' to you is a lot of really excellent stuff!  Stop by an energizer station on your way into work and pick up a schwag bag filled with coupons (including one for a free water bottle from yours truly), stickers, munchies and more, all packed...

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Get ready for the 1st ever Basement Basement Sale!

Posted by Aaron Schweifler on

Here are some important reminders for this weekend: 8am to 11am = Basementeers only. We'll check IDs at the door. You can sign up to become a Basementeer at any Sports Basement or the morning of the event. Just $25 for a lifetime of benefits. Learn more. Make sure you have your Eventbrite ticket/RSVP on your phone or printed out The entrance to the sale will be on Florida St. at the entrance to our parking garage (no entry via the store) Please be prepared for a potentially long line inititally - this event is popular! The sale is in our basement/garage so...

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Spring is here, and so are the bike deals

Posted by Jessica Blomstrom on

Did you know that Sports Basement is Cannondale's #1 North American retailer! It's true! Anyway that's not why you're reading this, are you? You're here because you heard that Cannondale and Felt are offering some incredibly good deals on their 2016 bikes right now, and you wanna find out more! Never fear, we got you covered. Cannondale's Spring Training deal is kinda especially awesome. It's huge, covers a ton of models, and when you register your new bike by April 10 you'll get automatically entered to win a custom kit and accessories from Sugoi and Fabric (and Cannondale, obviously). Here's...

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Baseball season is here!

Posted by Jessica Blomstrom on

The Giants are in Arizona, MadBum's got a weirdly short new 'do, and we've got a calendar in our office devoted to counting down to Opening Day (April 3, though the first preseason games start this week). But Major League Baseball isn't the only baseball that matters - far from it! As stoked as we are for the big leaguers, here at Sports Basement we're even more excited about the Little Leaguers. We've got everything you need to get outfitted for the 2016 season, and set your little dudes and dudettes up for success. But let's not kid ourselves - there's a lot...

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Survive the SuperBowl

Posted by Jessica Blomstrom on

It's not that we're not excited about the SuperBowl. We clearly love sports. It's kind of our thing here at Sports Basement. It's just that the Bay Area has been plagued by bad traffic and wet weather, as well as the inevitable offspring of that pairing, people that can't drive in wet weather. It's hard living here in the cities by the Bay. And the SuperBowl, well, let's just say it's not exactly helping. But fear not, citizens of this most habitable and beautiful of Pacific coast inlets! We've got you covered (both literally and figuratively) with these tips to help...

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