Showing posts from January, 2016

The Spinning Spoke Cycle Hub

On the corner of Seminary and Tennessee sits an old building that has been given new life with a local business that strives to leave a lasting legacy. The Spinning Spoke Cycle Hub, which opened its doors in July of 2014 was created by Timothy Wakefield, an avid cyclist and runner. As he planned his business the year prior to opening he knew he wanted to be a part of the flourishing downtown Florence community and contribute to The Shoals area. Over the short time that the shop has been open it has gained a reputation for being friendly, personable, and helpful to both serious cyclists and those just beginning to discover the benefits of biking. Where many people were traveling to Birmingham and Huntsville to have their bikes serviced and repaired, Spinning Spoke has filled a need for those who love cycling and has brought a fitness focus to downtown Florence by selling top of the line bikes, apparel, and equipment. 18 months later, as they prepare to celebrate two years of