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The first ever Article One x Café du Cycliste sunglasses are curated in America, co-styled in France and handcrafted in Italy with a purposeful blend of function and style. The contemporary design ensures one-pair-fits-all as the glasses are refined in all scenes outside of cycling life.
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The Thousand x Poketo helmets feature Poketo’s uniquely recognizable patterns on Thousand’s vintage-inspired and thoughtfully designed helmets. The Los Angeles-based brands team up for a limited edition collection, available nationwide online and at all Poketo locations on July 9.
Trail Boss has pushed forward the idea of ‘rolling maintenance’, or the collective efforts of individuals to maintain mountain trails for running and cycling before conditions get to the point where organized action is required. This push in priority allows organizations to focus their resources on the problems that are out of reach for the individual. Namely trail access and advocacy.
Muc-Off releases their new Pressure Washer designed purely for bicycles and motorcyles. The Pressure Washer is available in limited quantities exclusively through Muc-Off.com starting at £79.99 and is currently restricted to the UK, with EU and North American compatible models arriving later this year.
We review our experience as an exhibitor at cycling convention Interbike, we also discuss the first fatal e-scooter share accident just as more people are riding them, Uber CEO invests in bike friendly infrastructure, and how social media is making the outdoors ‘more dangerous’.
Officially launching at Interbike next week, Allite Super Magnesium is the first material to go to market from Allite, Inc., an Ohio-based company with cycling industry veteran Bruno Maier at the helm.
The all-new lineup of road bikes includes the UrbanRush, a drop-bar do everything road bike, the CrossConnect, a completely accessorized commuter/utility bike, and the CrossCore, a high style efficient fitness bike. Yamaha’s performance hardtail e-mountain bike, the YDX-TORC is also now available.
Driven is a revolutionary drivetrain concept that sets new standards in efficiency and eliminates the need for derailleurs and chains brought to you by CeramicSpeed and the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Colorado.
Two new bikes will be introduced and on display at the Dirty Kanza (DK200) – Friday, June 1st and Saturday June 2nd at the event’s expo in the Donnelly booth. The race-ready gravel G//C will also be in action when pro cyclocross racer, Jamey Driscoll makes his first DK200 start.
Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, has announced full specifications and pricing for its complete line of power assist electric bicycles. While e-Bikes are new for Yamaha in the US this year, Yamaha created the e-Bike segment in the early 1990s and has made and sold more e-Bikes (~2 million) and e-Bike motors (~4 million) than any other OEM in the world.
The Urban series of bike helmets by ABUS are designed to appeal to people who see their bike helmet as an accessory and use their bike every day to get around. ABUS, the world leader in security and protection, incorporated a clean design, utilized high-quality materials and placed a premium on safety with this line of helmets.
The SILCA Brooklyn, in collaboration with EcoLogic Design, is a sleek yet spacious backpack featuring a padded laptop sleeve compartment, a number of internal organization dividers and a pair of easy-access outside pockets. Padded straps made for a comfortable carry, even for heavier loads.
Austrian organization BikeCitizens created ‘Finn’, an ingenious silicone device to hold your smart phone while riding. But maker Bikecitizen is doing much more than enabling hands free riding
Provision your life by two wheels, on and off the bike, adventuring on road and trail; gear includes offerings from BMC Switzerland, Giro, Black Sheep Cycling, DHaRCO, King Cage, Timber Bells, Hiplok, Rumpl and more.
In addition to adjusting to the new time, you’ll need to prepare for the weather and light change that comes with it. Here are a few suggestions in planning for darker and wetter riding conditions this fall and winter.
Two Wheel Gear recently introduced a new style to their line of versatile commuter bags, the Pannier Backpack Convertible looks like a backpack, but has the capabilities to transform into a pannier. A discreet zipper pouch in the back of the bag opens to reveal a Universal Rixen & Kaul rack attachment system that mounts on your bike if you prefer to ride without any baggage on your person.
The exceptional efficiency of the roller chain, rated at 98.4% by the National Physical Laboratory, is primarily due to the reduced friction when the roller piece of the chain engages with and leaves the tooth on a sprocket (toothed-wheel or gear).
I’ve been using the Varia radar with the 520 on my daily commute for the past couple months, and it has made for a more enjoyable riding experience, with a minor caveat. If you share the same enthusiasm for high value, multi-purpose items as I do, the Continental Tour Ride tires can complete your favorite utility bike.
Alex Webster is the man with the plan at this downtown San Diego wheel-building operation. Hermes-Sport channels Alex’s passion for cycling into high-performance wheels capable of handling the most challenging SoCal rides.