Category Archives: Products
Kitsbow’s made in Canada, merino wool Riding Tees are back in stock, now in new colors. Perfect for touring, MTB riding, cross riding and even off-the-bike afternoons. Mix in a set of arm warmers to keep you warm during winter dawn patrols. Merino is warm and naturally anti-microbial, so it won’t smell after a ride.
See more at Kitsbow.
From Berlin comes Inch Pitch, a new print and t-shirt line, inspired by vintage cycling icons…
My absolute favorite product from Search and State is back in stock, after being sold out for months. Check out the S1-A Green Riding Jersey at Search and State. This would go great with those arm warmers and the riding vest too!
In the world of true gumwall tires, the higher the TPI, the better. Maybe not for puncture resistance, but surely for the ride. Performance road tires, by definition should perform and the new Turbo Cotton tires from specialized sound like they’ll do the trick. Hell, they sure look like they’re willing to fill that role (roll). I can’t wait to try out a pair!
Casing: 320 TPI Polycotton
Flat Protection: BlackBelt
700 x 24; psi 115-125; approximate weight 210g
We’ve all got different bone structures, which ultimately determine our body size, independent of diet. These is one of the factors in determining fit, from clothing to even saddles. These bone structures are known as Somatotypes and come in three varieties; Ectomorph (Light bone structure) Mesomorph (Average bone structure) and Endomorph (Broad bone structure).
Fabric Saddles takes a look at how your Somotype determines your sit-bone width and sizes you off of your height and wrist circumference.
Their line is taking shape and will be available in early 2015. For now, head over to Fabric and check out their saddles. The Cell and ALM models look interesting.
Last year, when Salsa introduced the Bucksaw full suspension fatbike, it caused quite a stir. It did, in fact, feature the then brand-new Rock Shox Bluto fork, which in itself was a catalyst for heated internet discussion.
Yesterday Salsa poured it on with the announcement of the Bucksaw Carbon. A full-suspension fatbike with a carbon front triangle, seat stay and an aluminum chainstay. This sheds 300 grams off the total frame weight.
If this is your kinda thing, and how can it not be, then head over to Salsa to see more!
Two of my favorite companies came together and designed a new bag for the House Industries Velo collection. These made in Portland leather saddle bags thread through your saddle loops and come with the House insignia embossed into the soft, horween leather.
See more at House, or if you’re in Portland or Los Angeles, swing through the Tanner Goods stores to see them in person.
Twin Six’s new Northwoods Race Club kits are here just in time for chilly weather. This line is part of the Bareknuckle Brigade and is available in a short sleeve jersey, a long sleeve jersey, bibs, wind vest and a thermal vest now at Twin Six.
Ok, I know this isn’t a photo of the actual bottle, but WTF Kits is bound to sell out of these before I get mine in the mail to shoot a photo, so just trust me here.
Any given Sunday is race day during CX season. Dirt church if you will. Show up and play some Braaap Sabbath! Each bottle comes with a koozie. In stock now at WTF Kits.
No 22 Bicycles’ made in the USA frames are one by one, getting a bit of a make-over, beginning with the popular Little Wing track frame. While the geometry has stayed the same, the Little Wing has some new accoutrement, in the form of new cast-titanium pieces.
See more detailed photos below, along with a break-down of this frame, supplied by No 22.