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                About The Shop

Cycle Progression collectively has over 50 years of bike industry experience. Each member brings their own unique background and specialty skills that make shopping for and fixing bikes a satisfying and informative experience; our attention to detail is a primary focus that won't go unnoticed. 

We specialize in high end mountain bikes, but we strive to meet the demands of all cycling disciplines; our daily goal is to make your bike shop experience a great one. Coming to the shop may never be as exciting as hitting the trails, but it doesn't stop us from trying. Stop by or give us a ring to find out for yourself!

Meet The Team

Alex Arumi

Owner, Opened Cycle Progression in 2008.

  • ICON in the enduro and moto world
  • Frequent bicycle peddler, if by frequent you mean occasional
  • Young at heart and hair

What I'm Riding

Pivot Mach 4 SL

Pivot Trail 429

Justin McQuerry

Shop Manager / Mechanic / Sales

  • PRO roadie, racing for UCI CT Team Skyline
  • Best mullet
  • He is also an accomplished writer, and was short listed for the Faulkner/ PEN15 prize for, like, fiction, and stuff

What I'm Riding

Pivot Mach 4 SL

Ibis Hakka MX

Don Bradley

Sales / Mechanic

  • Multiple time Nobel Prize nominated scientist noted for his work in thermodynamics, specifically research into the pressure relieving properties of scotch.
  • Life story portrayed by the actor, Ben Stiller, in the docu/drama Zoolander
  • Shreds: lettuce, pants, and cheese when called for. Gnar? Gnah.

What I'm Riding

Ibis Ripley

Ibis Hakka MX

Yeti ARC

Doug Sassaman

Suspension Technician

  • Currently enrolled in Master’s program at U.T., studying for MS in Mechanical Engineering
  • Doug is one of the original Quantum Mechanics, and was spinning wrenches on photons, neutrons, futons and croutons long before the hipsters decided it was “cool”
  • Moonlight’s as a Chippendale’s stunt double

What I'm Riding

Ibis Ripley

Connor Gunsbury


  • FNG
  • Poor college student
  • I don't know, it's only his 3rd day out here

What I'm Riding

Bradyn Lange

Schrodinger's Mechanic

  • Rocky Mountain Factory Athlete
  • Definitely the MOST FASTEST
  • Lives in a van down by the river

What I'm Riding

Kendall Clark

Sales / IT / Suspension Tuner / Ride Wrapper 

  • Resident NERD / EndurBRO
  • Will definitely SEND IT

What I'm Riding

Specialized Stumpjumper EVO LTD

Specialized Diverge Elite

Jorge Muñoz

Sales / Ventas

  • CAT 489 Road/XC Racer
  • Wheelie Tester
  • Shampoo Model

What I'm Riding

Jorge rides a Scott. Everyone laugh at Jorge.

Tristan Uhl

Head Mechanic / Service Manager / E-bike Specialist

  • Giant Factory Athlete
  • Tall enough to reach the tool bench
  • Make bike go purrrr/brap

What I'm Riding

Paid to ride Giant, but we'll give him a pass

Gordon Yang

Bike Builder

  • Shimano Manual
  • Own's the most bikes
  • Ride's the least bikes

What I'm Riding

Peter Murray


  • Local Legend
  • Motorized Wheels & Meat Motorized Wheels
  • Original D.C. Punk, but actually quite nice

What I'm Riding



  • Head pets & chin scratches
  • Long naps in the window
  • Still can't answer the door or phone


The Dog

  • Shop-Vac
  • #2
  • Emotional Support Pupper