We'll be devoting some space in this blog to profiles of our employees. The staff of both Discount Tri Supply and Kyle's Bikes work hard to provide you with excellent customer service and we want you to be able to get to know them.
Kyle's Bikes is our retail store, serving central Iowa cyclists, triathletes, and runners with a large selection of products, a complete service center, professional bike fitting, and video running gait analysis in a home-like atmosphere.
Discount Tri Supply is our online store, headquartered just across the parking lot from Kyle's Bikes. With a dedicated product catalog of top triathlon components, apparel, nutrition, parts, and accessories, DiscountTriSupply.com is your one-stop shop for swimming, biking, and running gear. Many of our employees are triathletes who work part time shipping products, listing new items, testing new apparel, winning races… you know, whatever needs to be done.
We'd like to introduce you to Darrick.
Darrick has worked at Kyle's Bikes since February 2011.
Studied Culinary Arts at DMACC
What do you like best about working at Kyle’s Bikes?
The laid back atmosphere and great customers that walk in the door
What got you interested in cycling?
My mother and sister got me into cycling in 1988 when they announced they were going to ride RAGBRAI. I rode that year and about ten more times.
What's your favorite type of riding?
Road. I like riding really fast for fun.
Have you ever done a triathlon?
I used to do them as part of a three-man team.
If you could have any bike in the store, which one would it be?
What is your bike accessory you couldn't live without?
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?