3 of the best bicycle shops around the Peoria area as voted on by readers

If you're looking to purchase a bicycle around Peoria, several options were available in the "Community's Choice" sports and fitness competition.

Here are the top three bicycle stores as voted by the readers:

Winner: Russell's Cycling & Fitness Center

10 Valley Forge Dr., Washington

(309) 444-2098

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Finalist: Bushwhacker

5728 Knoxville Ave., Peoria

(309) 692-4812

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Finalist: Little Ade's Bicycles

305 N 5th St., Pekin


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This article originally appeared on Journal Star: Illinois recreation: The best 3 places to buy a bicycle in the Peoria area