Nomad Cycle is a full service bicycle shop in Astoria, Queens, NY.

We offer all the services of a traditional bicycle shop, plus DIY repair stations, classes and events to create a place where all cyclists and proto-cyclists can feel at home.

We carry bicycles from  Marin Bikes, RaleighYuba, Tribe Bicycles, Spot, Surly, Dahon, and All City.

We offer a wide range of bicycles from these brands as well as restored pre-owned bicycles.  

We also offer a broad range of parts and accessories, both mainstream products and locally crafted artisanal alternatives.


The Nomad Team

Damon Strub – Founder

Damon has been restoring, repairing and racing motorcycles and bicycles for over forty years.  He is a graduate of the United Bicycle Institute Professional Repair and Shop Operation course, and also holds a Masters of Architecture degree from M.I.T.  Damon has had a thirty year career as an Architect, including the past fifteen years operating his own firm, Nomad Architecture.  He has ridden a bike almost every day for several decades now.



Mario  Bustamante – Mechanic

Mario is a Queens native and has been an avid cyclist and skateboarder since childhood.  He studied mechanical engineering at City College, has worked as a NYC messenger and has been wrenching on cars, motorcycles and bikes for 8 years.  Mario gets extra excited about track racing and fixed gear riding.  Mario is also our master wheel builder.


Hailey Bloomer – Sales Manager

Originally from Texas, her enthusiasm for bike riding began at a young age so she could win the “Bike Rodeo” her elementary school hosted every year. She studied physics and nanotechnology in Texas, and was focusing helping the environment. In 2015 she initially joined the NYC cycling community to dodge MTA fares and lessen her carbon foot print. She also teaches classes for Bike New York and looks forward to helping out the local cycling community here in Queens. 



Nolan Montiel – Mechanic

Our ace mechanic and Team PPR racer. he was part of Star Track‘s first fleet, and has been given titles of National Jr. Champion, and Hunter Mountain Stage Winner.