Tuff Riders to hold annual bike swap

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The Bike & Gear Swap is a fundraising event for the Los Alamos Tuff Riders (the local 501c3 nonprofit International Mountain Bike Association chapter).
This third annual event is an opportunity for the public to sell items no longer in use and purchase new items for the season at a discounts.
The Bike & Gear Swap will be from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 7 at the Los Alamos Co-op. Professional mechanics will provide free bike safety checks during the Bike Swap.
To sell items or drop of equipment, the community may come to the co-op between noon and 7 p.m. June 5-6 and before the swap on June 7 between 7-8:30 a.m. Items will not be accepted after 8:30 a.m.
See the general manager at customer service desk for details about dropping off or selling equipment and allow time to fill out sale tickets and attach them to items. The Co-op will store all dropped-off equipment in secured storage.
Sellers receive 85 percent of the ticket price for all items sold, and 15 percent of the proceeds go to Tuff Riders. The Co-op will pay sellers starting at 2 p.m. following the Bike & Gear Swap.
Sellers will receive payments as cash for amounts under $100 and checks for amounts exceeding $100. Sellers who do not pick up their proceeds by June 7 at 9 p.m. will obtain a check via mail if an address is provided. Pick-up any unsold items between 1-9 p.m. immediately following the Bike & Gear Swap. Any items not picked up by 9 p.m. will be donated to a local nonprofit.
The Los Alamos Co-op Market can be found at two locations: 95 Entrada Dr. and inside Fusion Multisport on Central across from CB Fox. Check the website losalamos.coop or call 695-1579 for more information.