Auburn Bike Works

Trail use issues create canyon concerns

Mounds of dirt crafted into berms and trees cut down to fashion jumps are two symptoms of a conflict in the Auburn State Recreation Area. Pedestrians, equestrians and mountain bi ...

Our View: Community lights up for the holidays

One of the first signs that the holidays are here – besides the display of Christmas decorations for sale in some stores as early as October – are lights. Typically over the ...

Parade brings ‘Light’ to the holiday season

Community members can enjoy a kickoff to the holiday season Saturday. One hundred entries are expected at this year’s Festival of Lights Parade, “The Light in a Child’s Eyes ...

Holiday cheer is floating through town

It’s time once again to bundle up with family and see “The Light in a Child’s Eyes.” The annual Festival of Lights Parade will be rolling through Auburn’s streets startin ...

Zwizanski dominates in return

Scott Zwizanski didn’t race the 2009 Auburn Criterium, but he was familiar enough with the course Sunday to cruise to victory in this year’s event. Exactly two weeks after rid ...

Is riding a bicycle built for you?

Has the Amgen Tour of California inspired you to grab life by the handlebars? This might come across as a “no duh” statement, but the foothills are the perfect place for cycl ...

Cycling gaining ground in Auburn

Mark Henley has seen firsthand just how popular bicycling road races are in Europe. The service manager at Auburn’s Bicycle Emporium has attended the sport’s premier event, th ...

Familiar Faces: Lisa Kodl – Owner of Auburn Bike Works

Q. How long have you owned Auburn Bike Works? A. I bought the shop in 1996, so I have owned it for 14 years. It’s been a while but it doesn’t seem that long. We moved it to it ...

The cyclists are coming

The Amgen Tour of California will race through Auburn Sunday, May 16. City officials and business owners are working overtime to make sure everyone is prepared. The Amgen Web sit ...

Fruit snack propels local company

Auburn’s strong link to endurance sports goes beyond running and cycling. The company that produces a popular energy-boosting snack for athletes is based here. Sharkies, Inc. r ...