New Pedego Electric Bikes Store Energizes Palmetto Bluff

September 19, 2018

Outside Brands Opens Pedego Store at Moreland Village

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 19, 2018 — A Pedego® Electric Bikes store has opened in Moreland Village in Palmetto Bluff, bringing new heights of fun to the Lowcountry of South Carolina. Located between Hilton Head and Savannah, Pedego Palmetto Bluff is a division of Outside Brands, founded and owned by entrepreneur and activist Mike Overton. Pedego is the nation’s Number 1 electric bike brand, offering powerful bikes that help riders fly up hills, zoom through headwinds and cruise great distances with ease. Pedego Palmetto Bluff is the 142nd Pedego store worldwide.


WHAT:           Ribbon-Cutting Celebration

WHERE:         Moreland Village, 650 Old Moreland Road, Bluffton, SC 29910

WHEN:           Ribbon-cutting Celebration with free refreshments

                        Friday, Sept. 28, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

VIPs:               Mike Overton, Owner, Outside Brands and Pedego Palmetto

                        Ryan Maccione, Pedego Corp.

Representatives from the Palmetto Bluff Community, the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, the Towns of Bluffton and Hilton Head

WHAT:           Grand-Opening Celebration

WHERE:         Moreland Village, 650 Old Moreland Road, Bluffton, SC 29910

WHEN:           Saturday, Sept. 29, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

EXTRAS:       Free Palmetto Bluff Pedego Tours at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

                        Free test rides, product specials and giveaways

Click here to reserve a spot for the free tours on Saturday or call 843-686-6996.

Pedego Palmetto Bluff owner Mike Overton shows off his fleet of stylish Pedego electric bikes.

Pedego Palmetto Bluff owner Mike Overton shows off his fleet of stylish Pedego electric bikes.

Inside Pedego Palmetto Bluff

Pedego Palmetto Bluff offers rentals, tours, sales and service of Pedego electric bikes. It is located in Moreland Village near scenic bike paths that take riders through the region’s wilderness, river and salt marshes where they can enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. Riders can also enjoy the cycling trails in Bluffton, riding as far as Hilton Head Island.

“Palmetto Bluff is a biker’s paradise,” said Overton. “We have 22,000 acres of scenic beauty and miles of beautiful paved pathways that take riders on the tour of their lives.”

With Pedego electric bikes, riders are in complete control with the bike’s twist-and-go throttle and automatic Pedal Assist. Pedal or not, riders are empowered to enjoy the scenery as they ride. Riding together is easy with the help of the bikes’ electric assistance.

“On Pedego electric bikes, riders cruise this splendid region with powerful motors that flatten hills and breeze through headwinds,” said Pedego Electric Bikes CEO and co-founder Don DiCostanzo. “And, our stylish bikes fit right in with all this beauty.”

About Outside Brands

Outside Brands provides tours and rentals of electric and traditional bicycles, kayaks and paddle boards, dolphins tours, water skiing and tubing charters, fishing charters and other adventures in and around Palmetto Bluff, Hilton Head, Daufuskie and Savannah. Its mission is “To enrich lives by connection people to exceptional places, products, and experiences.”

Outside Brands has five divisions:

    1. Retail of which Pedego Palmetto Bluff is the fourth store
    2. Leisure Recreation
    3. Team and Leadership Development
    4. Destination Management Services
    5. Non-Profit

About Pedego Palmetto Bluff

Pedego Palmetto Bluff is the region’s premier dealer in Pedego Electric Bikes, offering Pedego electric bikes sales, rentals, tours, accessories and service. Pedego Palmetto Bluff is co-located with the Moreland Bike Shop at Moreland Village at 650 Old Moreland Road, Bluffton, SC 29910. Pedego Palmetto Bluff offers easy access to miles of freshly paved pathways with much of it away from cars. Open daily, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call (843) 686-6996 to learn more and arrange a free test ride. For more information, email the owner at

About Pedego Electric Bikes

Pedego®  Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to Navigant Research. Sold at more than 140 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego electric bikes have 250- to 500-watt motors that empower riders to conquer hills and breeze through headwinds, cruising distances up to 60 miles on a single battery charge. The twist-and-go throttle gives riders instant manual control over their speeds while Pedal Assist automatically adds power to their pedaling. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego’s high-quality, innovative “pedal or not” models include cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes, a trike and a convenient electric folding bike. Pedego electric bikes deliver fun, exercise and a green alternative for transportation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Free test rides are available at every Pedego store. Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

Teri Sawyer, T&Co.

Michele Kennedy, T&Co.