Our Staff

Meet Our Team

When you visit Holmes Cycling & Fitness, you can expect exceptional service thanks to our experienced, friendly team. Whether you're looking for a new bike, you're in need of a repair, or you just want to chat about the latest gear, we're here for you.

Steve

Steve is the shop manager, but his wealth of knowledge lies in the details. When you’re interested in the exact weight (or weight limit) of a pair of high-end Speedplay pedals or Bontrager carbon wheels, Steve’s your man. Having lost count of how many super-light, super-bling bikes he’s owned, he’s a great resource when it comes to the finest frames and parts. Having bicycle industry experience 1990 to present, Steve is a Serotta certified bike fitting specialist.

Don

The shop service manager, Don’s repairs and assemblies are consistently top-notch. His knowledge of bike and fitness parts and service are unparalleled, but he’s also well-liked by co-workers and customers. In his free time, Don enjoys running, hanging out with his kids, and of course, cycling. Don has bicycle industry experience 1991 to present and is a Serotta certified bike fitting specialist.

Ray

Ray’s done a little of everything and has a similar repertoire at Holmes. Having raced road, mountain, and cyclocross, toured internationally, and promoted events, Ray has been around the industry block. Having a broad base of knowledge in fitness equipment, cycling products, and repair experience, Ray is a one-stop shop for advice and service at Holmes. Ray has bicycle industry experience 1996 to present and is a Serotta certified bike fitting specialist.

JC

By far the most polite and well-mannered employee at Holmes, JC earns the trust and respect of almost everyone he deals with on the sales floor. JC is also a solid mechanic and an experienced cyclist, having dabbled in BMX, road riding, and commuting. He also enjoys picking things up and putting them down. JC has bicycle industry experience 2005 to present and is a Trek certified bike fitting specialist.

Brandon

After wrenching in a couple of shops in Northern Illinois for the past 20+ years, Brandon is proud to call Holmes home. Whether he’s riding at Swatara State Park or riding the local skatepark, he’s been keeping the rubber side down since he was 13.

Kathy

In addition to her role as bookkeeper, Kathy has been responsible for a number of aesthetic improvements to the store. She also brightens the lives of the employees with the presence of her doggies.

Colin

Colin's love for cycling is only rivaled by his obsession with the finest bicycles and components. His mountain bike skills have been brought into question by his co-workers. But, as a road cyclist, Colin is tough to beat. With bicycle industry experience from 2010 to present, Colin is a Trek certified bike fitting specialist.

Allen

Having worked in tandem with his father George Holmes to get the business up and running in 1974, Allen is responsible for molding Holmes Cycling and Fitness into the business it is today. Great customer service was the hallmark of George Holmes and Allen still adheres to that philosophy today. Bicycle industry experience 1974 to present, Allen is a Serotta certified bike fitting specialist.