About Us

For over 30 Years we have been leading the cycling community of Aubrun. Get to know the team at Bicycle Emporium, or better yet ride with us!

Read on and find out some interesting facts like where we came from, what we ride, where we ride and some of our favorite things.

Experts in our Field, Check us out!

  • Bill Marengo - Owner
  • Fernando Alonso - Lead Mechanic Road
  • Travis Ward - Lead Sales and MTB Trail guide.
  • Dave Austin - Sales. Racer and SFCC Core member.

Bill Marengo

  • Profile: Bill Marengo, AKA Bubba
  • Location: Loomis, CA
  • Heroes: Willie McCovey, Ernesto Colnago
  • Dirt soldier or Road warrior: 50/50 - Seasonal rider Road all summer MTB all winter
  • Last Download: Campagnolo New Recort 11sp Info...
  • Last Beer: ESB Red Hook - tasty
  • Favorite Trail: Hole in the Ground
  • Most used cycling gear other than helmet: Bicycle Emporium Team Kit
  • Last time you flatted: Shhh... No doub't about it, I'm superstitious
  • Best DVD: GodFather
  • Favorite Tires: Road Vredstein, Conti - Toss Up! What color looks good today?!
  • Pole position in last race: Like I said, I'm way too Clydesdale!
  • Best event Bicycle Emporium ever had: Way too many great events here. The 3rd Gold Country Crit rocked!
  • Favorite supplement/advanced nutrition: Hammer Heed.
  • Bicycle of choice Road: Are you kidding?! Colnago of course!
  • Bicycle of choice Mountain: Trek EX 9.9 Carbon or Santa Cruz Tallboy C, its too hard to pick.
  • Favorite cycling specific tool: Campy chain tool, next to a Campy wine opener!
  • One cool thing you think about yourself: I'm always fair.

Fernando Alonso 

  • Profile: Fernando  Alonso
  • Location: Sacto
  • Heroes: Pantani-Raul Alcala
  • Dirt soldier or Road warrior: Road
  • Last Download: Billy Idol, White Wedding.
  • Beer: Negro Modelo. Period.
  • Favorite Trail: Folsom Lake Loop, Hole in the Ground.
  • Most used cycling gear other than helmet: Da shades baby, or my Arm warmers
  • Best DVD: VHS, when Pantani won the Tour
  • Favorite Tires: Tubeless anything
  • Best event Bicycle Emporium ever had: The day Fernando started :)
  • Favorite supplement/advanced nutrition: Cyctomax or Taco sauce
  • Bicycle of choice Road: Colnago c-60
  • Bicycle of choice Mountain: Trek Fuel EX 9.9 29er
  • Favorite cycling specific tool: Mini Parktool Allen set: 
  • Loves the new President!