About Robinson Wheel Works
Chris Robinson is the quintessential cycle guy and gear head.
Riding on the Italian amateur circuit in his teens, wheel and spoke building and serving as senior mechanic for Team 7-11 in his twenties, Chris has been living and breathing bikes for as long as he can remember. He opened Robinson Wheel Works over 20 years ago and has been building bikes based on riders' needs, expectations and budget ever since.
Your bike expert's history:
- 1989-Present At Robinson Wheel Works Bicycles
- 1986-1988 Wheelsmith Bike Shop in Palo Alto
- 1984-1985 Mechanic for 7-11 race team
- 1983 Raced as a professional for Ritchey Mountain Bikes
- 1981-1983 Raced for two Italian amateur trade teams
- 1978 Started building wheels
- 1974 First shop employment
What our customers say.
- Michelle L.
- Laura C.
I am particularly impressed with your business model: computer estimate, photos of parts, etc. You can't even get this kind of service at a car mechanic's. No wonder you are so highly regarded in your field of expertise.
- Maureen F.
- Roddy A.
I decided on the Lazer helmet, they didn't have the exact color of the one that I wanted in stock but Chris ordered it for me and it came in only after a couple of days.
The whole experience was great and will most definitely go back to Robinson Wheel Works for any biking needs.
- Amy T.
- Gio G.
I have sent my cycling newbie friends to RWW and they too have always been satisfied with the advice, bike fits, purchases and service they received. Whether you are new to cycling or an experienced racer, this is a great shop to go to. The quintessential, great local bike shop.
- Jim L.
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