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About Us

Your Local Bike Shop

We’re passionate about bicycles. We believe that bikes offer a simple solution to many of our communities’ complex problems. Bikes are great for your personal health and for the health of our environment. Bikes can help you save money on transportation, and bikes can provide you with endless miles of fun with your family and friends.

We proudly serve all types of cyclists, including new and veteran riders, road and mountain aficionados, and recreation and transportation cyclists. Whether you prefer to shop on our website or to come visit us, we’re here to help you with all of your cycling needs. Learn more about what makes us unique, and visit us today to meet our friendly staff and experience our incredible product selection.

Why Shop With Us?

From professional bike repair to top cycling products at exceptional prices, we've got you covered.

Quality & Value

We sell products from the best bicycle brands in the world. We offer great value to our customers through competitive pricing, quality products, and superior customer service.

Friendly Staff

We aren't your average bike shop. Our staff is helpful and crazy about cycling. We listen to your needs and work hard to help you find precisely the right products for you.

Local Pickup & Delivery Available

We can pick up and deliver bicycles for service at no charge within a limited-service area from the shop. Due to transportation costs and associated labor, certain locations at distance from the shop will incur a delivery charge. Generally, we deliver at no charge west from Long Beach Road to East F. Middleton, north to the 211 and the Town of Southport. West Oak Island, Bald Head Ferry, Boiling Springs Lakes, Leland, Winding River, River Seas Plantation, Supply, Bolivia, Holden Beach, Shallotte, Ocean Island, Calabash and Sunset Beach will incur delivery charges. This also applies to rental deliveries.

All deliveries must be scheduled, in advance, with the shop management. Deliveries generally occur first thing in the morning or late afternoon. No deliveries on Sundays, Mondays, and holidays.

Staff Highlight: 

Adam & Judi Leseur, Owners  

Adam and Judi moved to Southport in November 2021 and set about looking for a way to become a part of the local community. Along came Island Bicycles. The shop has enjoyed a long, established reputation in quality bicycle sales, service and rentals. It is our goal to continue providing helpful, friendly and reliable sales, repair service and rentals to our cycling community. Island Bicycles is now not only an Authorized Electra Retailer but has also become an Authorized Trek Retailer. We are proud and honored to represent two of the best brands in bicycling, satisfying both the comfort/cruiser market and the avid mountain, hybrid and road bike market. Along with this relationship comes a catalog of the finest accessories and we are expanding our nutrition and hydration offerings. In addition, we are pleased to launch this new website that offers you an interactive way to see and shop our inventory in-store and available through our vendor relationships. We have also added a new feature on rental page of the website to reserve our well-maintained fleet of Electra, single-speed, coaster-brake cruisers.

Adam is from Bermuda and Judi from the Centennial State of Colorado. This relationship of great extremes has enjoyed seeing their three, now adult boys, through years of competitive freestyle mogul skiing in Colorado. All retired, competition took them around the globe from the Australian National Championships, to World Cups in Ruka - Finland, Thaiwoo - China, Mont Tremblant - Canada and Deer Valley - Utah.  Adam comes from a long line of hoteliers and has wrapped up a 35 year career in hospitality and private clubs. Judi has just as many years in premier retail operations and is an avid tennis player.

We look forward to welcoming riders of every level into the shop to see our expansive offerings of bicycles, accessories and meet our experienced sales and service staff. We will get you out riding whether its serious or seriously fun.

Nic Branson

Shop Manager

Nic is an active bike racer on Zwift, kinesiologist, and all-around bike nerd. 

Since serving as a submariner in the Navy, Nic has made a career from the knowledge of human movement. With a degree from the University of Connecticut in Kinesiology and over 20 years of experience in personal training and movement therapy, he has the background to help you find a bike to suit your unique needs, or to adjust the one you have. 
Nic has been a full-time shop mechanic and manager at Island Bicycles since 2016. He’s traveled to and graduated from SRAM Technical University in Colorado Springs and continues to pursue knowledge and understanding of the cutting-edge technology being used in modern day cycling. 

Mark Turbeville

Mark Turbeville


Also a Navy veteran, Mark served 6 years as a Nuclear Electronics Technician and Reactor Operator onboard an aircraft carrier. He continued his nuclear career commercially for nearly two decades as a Nuclear Operations Technician here in Southport. Most recently, Mark worked in renewable energy as a Utility Scale Solar Technician before deciding to support our local biking community here at Island Bicycles in the summer of 2023. 

Mark shares our passion for biking and prefers rides of the off-road variety, on occasion, as well as a neighborhood cruise! 

Mark and his wife, Misty, have enjoyed living in the Southport area, raising their daughter, and making lifelong friends right here! 

Browse Our Bike Selection

Find your dream bike today and visit us for a test ride. We'll ensure that you're on the right bike to meet your needs and the right frame size for a comfortable, safe cycling experience.