G&O STANDS FOR GILLIES & OIL
Tyler and Davey are bike advocates, riders and parents.
Tyler Gillies was born and raised up in Southern California! He’s been a musician, a programmer, a poet, a barista and a bike mechanic. He’s a fast pedaler and strong climbing member of Seattle International Randonneurs and a dad to Frances and Freja.
Davey Oil is the aka of David Giugliano, from Suburban Long Island, New York. He’s been a cartoonist, a projectionist, a designer for theater, a bike educator and a mechanic. He writes a blog about Pedal Parenting called, “Riding On Roadways.” He’s a slow and steady cargo biker and Papa to Tallulah and Elijah.
Tyler Gillies and Davey Oil are two best friends who believe that a fulfilled working life is possible when you combine your interests, your skills and your service to others.
About G&O FAMILY CYCLERY
G&O Family Cyclery is a cargo and family bike-focused shop, the first of its kind in Seattle.
Seattle's cargo bike market is growing swiftly. This makes sense, Seattle's biking community is expanding to include folks who are previously interested, but concerned about cycling. These potential new commuters, potential car-replacers, and potential lifestyle cyclists have adult concerns: errands, kids, jobs. They need bikes that are fun to ride, not too heavy and able to lift and haul their kids, their gear, their groceries. They need to have a place to purchase and service these bikes that will treat them with respect and interest for their newness to cycling, not with derision for not already being "in the club." At G&O, we understand that and we can offer that. We are parents, nerds, daily cargo bike riders and sweethearts. Our shop is lovely, inviting and comforting. Come by!
KIDS WELCOME HERE
Visiting a bike shop shouldn't require babysitting.
As parents ourselves, we crafted the space at G&O to be inviting and safe for kids. From the wide selection of kids's bikes available, to an oversized lego table, to a diaper-changing station in the bathroom, we want to encourage you to bring the whole family.