Velocissimo Cycle coming soon to Harlem

20120523-075623.jpg
A reader tells us that a new bicycle shop is opening in South Harlem. According to the photos sent in by the reader, the bicycle shop will be called Velocissimo Cycle and will open up near the old Katrina Flower Shop space, which was on Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. between 112th and 113th Street. This will be the third bike shop to open in South Harlem after ModSquad on Frederick Douglass Blvd and Larry’s Bicycle Shop on 110th Street.

I looked up the name “Velocissimo” and it appears to be a street/racing bike brand. There is a lot biking gear available with the same name online.

Stay tuned here for more information. And a big thanks to our reader who sent in the photos! Much appreciated! Keep those tips coming in!
20120523-075630.jpg

3 responses to “Velocissimo Cycle coming soon to Harlem

  1. Good spot for a bike shop – within view of Central Park.
    So glad to see this space occupied and hope they are able to lease out the space next door – the old Katrina Paris space.

  2. These three shops are going to cannibalize each other. Very sad. Mod Squad gets most traffic, Larry’s has old devotees from Manhattan Valley but I don’t see where the customer base for these guys will come from…

    • Wheels O-O" Fire

      This shop has the mechanic from a very exclusive bicycle shop down town. I personally can’t wait for the shop to open. They might not be known up town but if you ever needed a Pro- Tune Up for your Trek Madone, Cervelo, Cannondale, or Mountain bikes you may recognize these guys. Their mechanic and owner are the only one I trust with my Madone 6.9 SSL Spartacus Edition a $10,000 bicycle before any local race, or a wash before to keep my bike looking its best. They take customer satisfaction and services to the next level. They are also some of the most knowledgeable because they love cycling. Give them a chance and you can see for your self.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s