From your child’s first bike to your latest ride, your local bike shop is so much more than just bikes, tubes and energy bars. It is a meeting place where rides begin, stories are told, friendships are made, and laughter echoes off the walls.
It's a cornerstone of your community that provides trained staff to keep your bike running smoothly, experts to answer your questions, and exudes passion for the sport. Bike shops support your local charity ride or sponsor your local race team. They work to keep your trails and roads safe, accessible and fun and are always there with a smile when it’s your time to play.
Support your local bike shop, support your local community.
Metro Detroit's Al Petri & Sons Bicycles has been a fixture in the Downriver bicycling community since 1946. In the years since, this community has grown dramatically. The staff at both Al Petri & Sons locations are proud to continue serving the Downriver area with the best products available in the industry.
We recognize you have numerous choices of where to shop for the right bikes and accessories for your needs. It’s why at Al Petri & Sons we work so hard to earn your business not just once, but over and over again. And it’s why we strive to deliver excellence in every aspect of our business. Here's what we aim for to earn your business and respect every day:
We back every product we sell with our commitment to your satisfaction. If you ever have a problem or are dissatisfied with anything you’ve purchased from us, please see us for a prompt and courteous resolution of the concern. We promise to make it right.
As bike industry professionals, we look forward to sharing our knowledge and experience with every customer that visits either of our stores. We love what we do ~ our goal is to offer all the product and service of a world-class bike shop. Our customers really seem to appreciate our effort; we have many folks shop here who are fourth and fifth generation customers. We have been voted Metro Detroit's Best Bike Shop for several years!
Catering to the female cyclist is another thing that sets our stores apart from others. We offer the best selection in women's-specific bicycles and gear, host ladies clinics and a ladies cycling group, and have many female salespeople and managers. We are dedicated to providing female cyclists with the best women's-specific products and resources.
It’s fun to be involved in such a health-oriented business, and to
offer products that can enhance your enjoyment of cycling. All of us
at Al Petri & Sons enjoy cycling and helping our customers increase their enjoyment of it as well. So, if you’ve noticed (or heard) that we’re a friendly place to shop, give us a chance to put a smile on your face, too.
One reason our customers like us: Our selection of new bicycles and accessories is one of the best in the area. And if we don’t have what you need, our buying power with all the major suppliers lets us get it for you quickly. You’ll see examples from our selection at this site, and there’s much more in store for you when you visit us at either Al Petri & Sons location.
First, it means top-notch customer service to help you find what you need. Next, it means service training and expertise. Most of our technicians have 10-60 years of experience working at our stores! Our staff of assembly and repair mechanics is factory authorized for work on most any brand of bike, even if you didn’t buy it from us. We are Service Professionals!