Our Story

South Main Cycles emerged from a life-long passion for the joy of cycling.  We are first and foremost cyclists who participate and enjoy all disciplines and levels of the sport.  From hardcore endurance mountain bike racing to local criteriums to group road rides to greenway cruising with the kiddos - we’re into it all, and we are here to help you in your pursuit of the joy that accompanies a great day on two wheels.  The beauty of cycling is that it can be enjoyed by virtually everyone, and it’s our mission to help you on your personal cycling journey…where ever that may lead you.

Our Commitment

Delivering Quality and Value is our top priority at South Main Cycles.  We achieve this through outstanding customer service, professional expertise, and compelling product offerings.  From balance-bikes for your toddler to properly balanced spoke tension on your new handbuilt wheelset, our staff has the expertise to serve and will do so in a courteous, unpretentious manner.  The product brands we carry were deliberately chosen to offer the best quality at the greatest value to the consumer.  In particular, Giant Bicycles offers cyclists, at all levels, one of the finest quality and highest values on the market today.  We encourage you to stop in and see for yourself.

South Main Cycles Advantage

We know you have a choice when it comes to having your bicycle purchasing and servicing needs met.  In addition to our commitment to best-in-class product offerings and outstanding service, here are some of the other benefits of purchasing a bicycle from South Main Cycles

  • Exceptional service and the highest-quality Bicycles on the market today
  • 15% discount and free installation on all accessories with bike purchase
  • Expert Bicycle sizing and fitting included with bike purchase ($75 value)
  • 60-day break-in tune up included with bike purchase ($39 value)
  • First annual deluxe tune-up included with bike purchase ($69 value)
  • Lifetime brake and shift adjustments included with bike purchase
  • 60-day in-store layaway and interest deferred financing available


We consider ourselves fortune to live and work in such a charming and vibrant community and we are grateful of the support of our customers both near and far.  We also feel strongly about the importance of giving back to the community that has offered us such great support.  We raise nearly $10,000 annually to support The Shelter of Gaston County through our Four Peaks Challenge ride every October.  We are presenting sponsor for the Gaston County Cyclists annual Polar Bear Ride which benefits Belmont’s very own Holy Angels.  We support out local schools, churches, and other civic organizations through various donations.  We play a role in shaping our local trail resources and advocating safe cycling through our support of national, regional, and local cycling clubs and organizations, and we are active members of the Montcross Area Chamber of Commerce and the Belmont Merchants Association.