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Northland Cycle and Fitness starts second Generation of ownership

Dan Sherman and his wife, Andrea purchased Northland Cycle and Fitness, located at 4584 N. High Street. This will make it a second-generation family owned bicycle shop. Dan's uncle, John Sherman in 1968, originally started the business. Dan's father, Bob became a partner in 1974. bob became the sole owner in 1984 and continued running the business. Dan is the youngest of his sons and grew up working on and around bikes. He started working at the shop in 1990 and was promoted to manager a few years later.

Bob retired in September 2005. Dan and his wife, Andrea, were given the opportunity to continue running the family-owned business. They purchased the shop and are proud to carry on the tradition, Their dream is to stay in the Clintonville area and pass on the business to their son, Tyler. You may just find him on weekends riding his bike or "fixing" the bikes in the back room.

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Division of Police - Columbus, Ohio


Is awarded to Dan Sherman

On October 9, 2004, a physically handicapped male was assaulted and robbed by several suspects who took items out of his pockets and took his three-wheel bicycle, which was his only means of transportation. The detective assigned to the case exhausted all leads and was unable to locate the stolen bicycle.

Since the loss of the bike had such a negative impact on the victim's quality of life, the detective contacted several bike stores in an effort to obtain another three-wheel bicycle for him.

Mr. Dan Sherman from Northland Cycling and Fitness was the only store owner willing to assist the department in securing another bicycle for the victim. After learning of the impact of the robbery on the victim's life, Mr. Dan Sherman located an identical bike and donated it to him. He also included front and rear lights for the bicycle as well as a lock.

Mr. Dan Sherman is awarded the Meritorious Public Service Award for his willingness to assist the police with community relations and help the victim of a serious crime regain his independence. His actions reflect great credit upon him and the citizens of Columbus.

 James G. Jackson

Chief of Police