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The Owners

Echelon Cycles was founded in 2009 by veteran racer Pablo D. Castro and friends Daniel DeNigris and Sha Ran Kim, M.S. - both avid cyclists.

Pablo -  pablo@echeloncyclesnyc.comhas been a bike racer for more than 25 years and is currently an active member of Century Road Club Association as well as Captain of the Echelon Cycles / Montecci team.  He is also a graduate of FIT in fashion design.

Daniel - is a graduate of The University of CT, B.A. in Psychology. In addition to his love and advocacy of cycling as a means to healthy living he has lifetime learning interests in sciences, philosophy, economics, and history.

Sha Ran (Nana) - is a highly enthusiastic cyclist and loves helping other people get into the sport.  She is also a licensed acupuncturist, a practitioner of women's health, pain management, and alternative medicine.

You can find them any day of the week either at the store, or out riding the local routes. They know what's best in bike products through decades of personal experience and have the ability to comfortably address all cycling related inquiries.

Pablo and Jeremy Powers

pablo and jeremy

Pablo in a CRCA race in Central Park


Juan Pablo Montoya came in for a fit session on his Colnago

Fitting Juan Pablo Montoya

Danny in a charity ride for Paul Newman's Hole in the Wall Gang Camp


Pablo with Evelyn Stevens and John Hustis


Pablo and Bradley Wiggins


Pablo and Georgia Gould at Cross Vegas 2013

Pablo and Georgia

Pablo with Katerina Nash and Bob Roll at Cross Vegas 2013

Pablo and Katerina

Pablo and Mario Cippolini at Interbike Bike Show, Las Vegas


Pablo and Tom Ritchey at Outdoor Demo, Las Vegas


Pablo and Antonio Colombo of Cinelli


Danny as Mechaniac


Nana and Pablo on River Road      nana and pablo