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Electric Bikes & Skateboards Are Back for 2018 Boat Show

Posted by Angela S on


Owner: Steve Negen

E-Bike Director: Angela Sorensen


Electric Bikes & Skateboards Are Back for 2018 Boat Show

Pedego Electric Bikes

Grand Haven, MI: Electric Bike Place (powered by MACkite) makes a return for the 2018 Grand Rapids Boat Show displaying their electric bike and electric skateboards.

This year, Electric Bike Place is simplifying their design by focusing on two out of the eight bike brands: Pedego and Raleigh. Raleigh focuses on creating functional bikes with fun designs and moderate price points. Pedego is the largest electric bike brand in the United States, featuring a variety of cruiser, commuter, and mountain riding styles. Electric Bike Place will have both bikes for guests to ride on a stationary trainer.

Pedego Latch Electric Bike

Electric skateboards will also be available. This year, Electric Bike Place will be showing the Evolve GTX Street and All-Terrain electric skateboards. These are the latest design from Evolve, traveling upwards of 22 to 25 miles per hour and having a range of 18 miles. Electric Bike Place is the only Evolve Skateboard dealer in Michigan.

Evolve Skateboards

The following specials will be available during the show:

  • FREE Street conversion kit with the purchase of an Evolve GTX electric skateboard (a $160 - $200 value)
  • $200 to $500-off any in-store or show electric bike purchase
  • Half-off full day (8-hour) electric bike rentals for two.

Electric Bike Place can be found at booth 37. The 2018 Grand Rapids Boat Show will take place February 14 - 18. Wednesday and Thursday hours are 3 - 9:00 p.m., Friday hours are 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Saturday hours are 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., and Sunday hours are 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. The event is being held at the DeVos Place.

About Electric Bike Place: Electric Bike Place is an ebike company based in Grand Haven, Michigan, and is an authorized dealer for Pedego, Focus, Kalkhoff, Faraday, Haibike, Stromer, ProdecoTech, and iZip electric bikes. Electric Bike Place focuses on ebike education, sales, service, and rentals. Electric Bike Place is powered by MACkite, a kiteboarding, snowboard, ski, stand up paddleboard (SUP), and ebike retail store that has been in business for over 30 years. MACkite was voted as 2016’s Kiteboarding Retailer of the Year by the Association of Wind & Water Sports Industries.