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September 22, 2018

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April 18, 2018

Cleveland Scene

SX1 Entertainment Revs Up the Comedy Scene with 'Couch Gags' at Skidmark Garage
Cleveland Scene
To say the bars on Cleveland's west side are over saturated with comedy shows is an understatement. Bar patrons frequently arrive to their watering hole of choice to unwind after a busy work day only to discover they've walked into the thunderdome that ...

December 6, 2017


3VLOG: Skidmark Garage provides DIY community concept for bikers
Brian Schaffran is the owner of Skidmark Garage. Located at 5401 Hamilton Ave., Skidmark is a community DIY garage where members get all the tools needed to work on their own bikes. Members can also store bikes in the garage. Schaffran says the idea ...

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October 19, 2017

Brian Schaffran revs up Skidmark Garage and Newburgh Heights council: My Cleveland (photos, video)
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Brian Schaffran runs the Skidmark Garage, a do-it-ourselves repair shop for motorcyclists near St. Clair and East 55th. He's also been a councilman in Newburgh Heights since 2014, running unopposed each time as a Democrat.

May 8, 2018

Cleveland Scene

Prosperity Social Club Announces the Dates for Its Annual Two-Wheel Roundups
Cleveland Scene
Flinner has partnered with Skidmark Garage, a collaborative workspace in midtown Cleveland, to host the event. Skidmark Garage owner and Wrench Against the Machine host Brian Schaffran will be on hand both nights to talk shop. Local graphic artist Jon ...

May 23, 2018 (blog)

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days to Feature 'Ran When Parked' Raffle Bike Challenge (blog)
The AMA, in conjunction with Skidmark Garage, is offering a 1975 Yamaha DT100 enduro in the “Ran When Parked” Raffle Bike Challenge at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, July 6-8 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. All of the proceeds from ...

March 18, 2015


Skidmark Garage set to burn rubber with May grand opening
Brian Schaffran has been riding motorcycles for 15 years, starting with a 1978 Honda CB750 he found on the side of the road in his hometown of Strongsville. He quickly fell in love, not just with the romantic notion of riding itself, but with the ...

August 8, 2018

Show Info: August 8, 2018
David's Gazpacho David's fresh recipe perfect for summer! Plum City Designs It's a great way to get your Cleveland pride on! Marnie Fletcher from Plum City Designs. Skidmark Garage There's a unique place in the city ...

June 7, 2016


Motorcycle garage owner gets real with upcoming TV show for Esquire Network
Motorcycle aficionado Brian Schaffran has been running his Cleveland-based hotrodding fix-it clubhouse Skidmark Garage for over a year. While bringing in new riders has been a slower process than Schaffran would like, a forthcoming motorcycle ...

May 27, 2016


Cleveland motorcycle shop owner to host show on Esquire Network
The show, "Wrench Against the Machine," will showcase a competition series of motorcycle challenges. Dani Pajak, who owns Disowned Customs, will be hosting. Brian Schaffran runs a community-style motorcycle repair shop named Skidmark Garage, ...

August 8, 2018

Gather in the Garage
Skidmark Garage There's a unique place in the city where you can go to work on your motorcycle…and it doesn't matter how much or how little you know! 5401 Hamilton Ave., Cleveland 44114 ...