Oh, to ride a bike. Feel the freedom of flight. The spirit and vigor of adventure. Becoming one with a great machine. Veering off toward unbeaten paths. Oh, to be a Barnstormer. 


Every great journey begins with preparation. Taking roads less traveled is more enjoyable with the right gear. The Barnstormers have chosen partner brands that share our spirit for the ride and commitment to the two-wheeled lifestyle. Some of the most recognizable names in cycling history, the Barnstormers is proud to ride with these important partners.

LOOK Bicycles and Pedals

This famously innovative brand from France invented the clipless pedal and was the first to introduce carbon frames. Their gravel bikes mark another step forward with carbon designs for multi-surface adventure.  

SHIMANO Components 

With an unmatched dedication to every cycling discipline, Shimano is synonymous for quality and performance . Precise shifting and controlled braking make every multi-surface cycling adventure more enjoyable.   


The foot-to-bike connection is critical to performance and comfort. Shimano has set new benchmarks in the shoe category with their S-phyre line.    

LAZER Helmets

Every Barnstormer likes to push the envelope at bit at times. It adds thrill and builds skill in the adventure. Lazer helmets have the type of fit & finish that instill confidence in your ride.  


The importance of a cyclists connection to the ground cannot be understated. For multi-surface adventure riding, striking the right balance of performance and safety makes every outing better. 

DEFEET Socks & Accessories 

Recognized for creating the first airflow design sock for cycling, today DeFeet sends it’s crafted in North Carolina products around the world. The DeFeet Custom Shop knits to spec for corporations, clubs, teams and events.       


Barnstormers Adventure Cycling Club

Few words used in cycling are as evocative as “flying”. Anyone who rides knows the feeling. Cyclists exude a similar spirit of flight and adventure showed by early aviators. Our machines share more than the raw materials they are crafted from. In fact, throughout history, aviation’s greatest inventors had deep roots in bicycles. “Barnstormers” took those inventions to the air, showed the world their capabilities and captured imaginations. Now the Barnstormers Adventure Cycling Club takes this spirit to the routes less traveled. We ride modern machines across amazing landscapes in a quest for the most elusive and desirable feeling to be had on a bicycle. To fly. 


Earn your wings

Are you ready to join us? We are looking for adventurous soles. Apply to become an Airman (male & female) today. Benefits start accruing immediately. Complete some missions and you will be on your way to climbing the ranks toward Ace-hood.