Pedal Chic in the News!
January 31, 2011
"Pedal Chic has been making waves within the local Greenville outdoor sports community for over a year. Its boutique business model and new location has them stocking apparel for women of tennis, running, yoga and cycling. To cap off their active lifestyle is a selection of Dama Bianca bikes by Bianchi Bicycles..."
By: Katie Knorovsky
December 28, 2015
“A single mom and longtime cyclist, Bylenga opened Pedal Chic in 2010, the same year she completed seven triathlons… “People were shocked that this concept was developed in Greenville,” admits Bylenga, who has been featured on CNN and in Money magazine.”
By: Allison Wright
March 19th, 2018
“The network of our wonderful retailers is spreading Sawako helmets globally. This season we are excited to have a number of new stores joining us in USA… Celebrating the re-opening of their store last week, we want to introduce you to Pedal Chic, in Greenville, South Carolina…”
By: Madeleine Hackett
March 9, 2018
“Pedal Chic held the grand opening of its newly relocated riverfront store in Downtown Greenville on Friday. The event showcased the new 2,000 square-foot store located along the Swamp Rabbit Trail only a few blocks from its previous location.”
By: Rudolph Bell
September 28, 2017
“Now Bylenga is poised to fulfill another longtime dream, launching her own lined of bicycles. By October, she’s scheduled to start selling six models of Pedal Chic bicycles out of a new location…”
By: Emily Stevenson
October 25th, 2017
“Pedal Chic, the most awarded women-specific bike shop in the country, has been named one of America’s Best Bike Shops for 2017 by the National Bicycle Dealers Association. For the fifth consecutive year, Pedal Chic was selected as one of only 200 winners among 4,000 bike shops in the United States...”
By: Val Vanderpool
March 8, 2018
“Retailer Robin Bylenga opened Pedal Chic in 2010 to cater to female cyclists. In February, Bylenga moved the store into a larger space on the bike path in downtown Greenville, about two and a half blocks from Pedal Chic’s previous location...”
By: Momentum Magazine
December 6, 2012
“It is no wonder that the country’s first women-specific cycling shop opened in Greenville, since each May it is home to the USA Pro-Cycling Challenge. In fact, Pedal Chic remains the only women-specific cycling and athletic boutique in Southeastern United States…”
Pedal Chic has also been seen on CNN Money!
"A year after being laid off, Robin turned her love of cycling into a small boutique catering to women bikers, Pedal Chic."