About: John Schwien Background My name is John Schwien and I am a lifelong Iowa resident who has left a career in Manufacturing with John Deere Inc.  to share the joy and adventure of RV travel with others.  I do this by making RV vacations and travel more affordable and accessible to families through my…

In the US, the primary competitors to local bike shops are the mass merchants such as Wal-Mart or Target, representing 73% of the units and 36% of the dollars in 2007, full-line sporting goods stores such as Dick’s Sporting Goods, multi-sport stores such as R.E.I., representing 7% of the units and 9% of the dollars…