Bicycle repair and wheel building on the hill.

Turn around estimations:
Tune ups 1 – 2 weeks
Wheel work (excluding wheel building)
No faster than 1 week
Vintage refurbs 3 – 4 months
Wheel Building 1 – 2 weeks (especially if ordering spokes I don’t carry).

You may find certain things hard to find at bike shops right now. It’s a global issue. My shop is no different. Call ahead to inquire.

You must wear a mask or ask me for a free one!

Winter hours remain through February! * Tuesday – Friday 11 – 5:30 Saturdays 11 – 5 *

Not currently open to new clients residing outside of Richmond City’s East End neighborhoods!

Community Gift Card Blitz!

MARCH 1 – 10, 2021!
This link will be live on March 1st! Follow it to purchase Community Tune Up Fund Gift Cards! They are reserved for lower income cyclists who find themselves falling short of their repair bill.

1. Enter the amount you desire to pay
2. Skip the promotion code
3. Your name, your email
4. As recipient, put Robbie, and itswheelsimple@gmail.com
5. In the “personal message box,” write “community” and your phone number.

You will receive an email, and I will receive your redemption code, so that I can apply it DIRECTLY to repair tickets when a customer cannot afford proper, even sufficient, much less complete repair. Folks will fill out a form saying that some or all of the services/goods they received here, detailed by a copy of their receipt attached, was paid for with gift cards bought for the tune up fund. These will be kept for accounting records and taxes.

I’ll then notify you via email or phone as to how your gift card was used and when without revealing their identity to you.

More generally, on the live Google sheet maintained here, the public can find summarized repair tickets and see how the program is progressing to date.

You are free to choose any amount. Small amounts will likely assist one or maybe two people. Larger amounts have the potential to assist several people, and to make your dollar go further, I will apply as much as possible to labor first, so no sales tax must be collected on it. Stay tuned! The link goes live March 1!!!

Inquire by phone or email. Otherwise, you can purchase a membership on this website by going to “shop” and making your way from there. I’m only taking on 3 new members at this time. Thanks.

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Nice things people are saying about

Wheel Simple Bicycle Repair IconWheel Simple Bicycle Repair

707 Mosby Street, Richmond

4.9 35 reviews

  • Avatar Robert Browne ★★★★★ 3 weeks ago
    I've received very good service. I believe Robbie is very knowledgeable and straight forward and fair in his charges.
  • Avatar Josh West ★★★★★ 3 weeks ago
    Robbie is a top wrench working hard to serve his community. It’s easy to support an owner/operator business like this.
    Loyal Church Hill customer.
  • Avatar Prinze Santana ★★★★★ a month ago
    I brought three bikes there to get my family prepared for winter riding. This Gentlemen. Charge me for 2 bike and Literally. Fix my 7yrs old bike free. Let talk community ties. Phenomenal person on task!
  • Avatar Marshal Turner ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    Needed a new bike repair spot since mine shut down. Got recommended to come here and will be coming back. Super friendly and quick repair
  • Avatar August Butler ★★★★★ 4 months ago
    Took my new seat by to see if they had a socket wrench to tighten it. Did it right there for me, no problem, and didn't even charge. I know where I will be going for all my repairs in the future!
  • Avatar K Moran ★★★★★ 5 months ago
    Top notch service and value.
  • Avatar Sour Kraut 69 ★★★★★ 5 months ago
    I had bought a standard quality rim from him after my AlexRim spoke busted on me on my bike so I was really in a pinch. It was a good price but I had issues with getting my tires to seat in properly, I initially was planning to just … More buy the next quality up and when I asked him the price he told me I could just return the rim I initially bought and just pay the difference in price between the old and new rim. Stellar customer service and a super nice down to earth guy. I wish every shop in Richmond was as quality as him. Robbie is awesome give this shop all your business
  • Avatar Jeremy Davis ★★★★★ 6 months ago
    Very reliable. I recommend to all who need a good and non-expensive fix.

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