Ride On! Bike Shop/Co-Op is a full service bicycle shop, offering repairs, sales and rentals. The Co-Op is a member run bicycle collective that provides tools, space and a community environment (by appointment) to facilitate bike repair education. Ride On! also conducts workshops on bike safety and advocates for bicycle infrastructure equity in South-West Los Angeles. We have created a space where community members can commune get the service needed for their bikes or learn basic bike repair knowledge, as well as enable them to more easily connect with the cycling community in a fun, safe environment.
Adé E. Neff
Owner & Co-Op Leader
Adé (E. Neff) was born and raised in Ayiti (Haiti) and grew up in Boston, MA. He is a social entrepreneur with a Masters in Urban Sustainability. He is the founder of Ride On! Bike Shop/Co-Op, a full service bike shop/Co-Op in the heart of Leimert Park. Ride On! conducts monthly bike rides, advocates for transportation equity and improved bike and pedestrian infrastructure in South-West Los Angeles. Adé has also served as an adjunct professor at Antioch University, Co-teaching a course on Social Entrepreneurship. He has lectured at several Southern California colleges and universities. Including a group breaking lecture on Ritual & Symbol in Conflict Transformation, for UCLA’s World Arts and Culture department. He’s received recognition from the City of Lynwood and the County of Los Angeles for his dedication and service to the community. Recently, Adé worked directly with Mayor Garcetti’s office as the Events Production Coordinator and Fundraising Manager for the Street Beats Project. Adé’s work is centered in equity and environmental justice.
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My name is Innis and now that I am in Los Angeles you can find me at ride on! I have been repairing and building bike since I was 13 years old. Bikes have always been something I loved. My skills I take pride in the most are wheel building, working on anything Campagnolo, I know my way inside and out of the Sturmey Archer Hub.I can fit and fix all things Shimano, I am up to date with Di2, Sram/etap I also know my way around EPS and can make any Hydraulic road brake work like a dream.
When doing a service on a bike I treat it like it’s mine
I do have some experience working with electric bikes as well hi lights of my 30+ years in the business
:Workshop Manager at Condor Cycles(2002-4)
:Shop Manager at Cycle Surgery Camden (2005-9)
:Mechanic for Bermuda national Team
:Assistant manager/Mechanic for St Vincent and Grenedians
:Shop Manager at Sonoma Cycles California(Mid 90s)
:Workshop Manger at Wheels cycles Bermuda (late 80s)
:BMX shop pro Mechanic Ridgefiled cycles NJ USA (early 1990s)