The coveted, exclusive collection will ensure that you’re traveling in the utmost style Monday, November 13, 2017 — Douchebags (https://douchebags.com), an adventure travel gear company known for its smart, sleek, protective and lightweight equipment, today, released an update to their exclusive camo collection – just in time for the holiday season! Thoughts => I love Db’s travel stuff, and […]

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Ibis Introduces the Hakka MX

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by Brian Mullin on November 13, 2017

The Hakka MX is the Swiss Army Knife of the cycling world, it’s a gravel, cross and a road bike all in one and is perfect for bike packing trips. You can outfit the bike with 27.5 mountain bike wheels, where it’ll accept up to a 2.1” tire and in the 700c mode, it’ll accommodate tires […]

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fi’zi:k Introduces the Artica R5 and X5 Winter Shoes

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Performance Shoes for Total Weather Protection, On and Off-Road For cyclists who want to get out and ride whatever the weather, warm, dry feet are essential – and fi’zi:k’s new Artica range has the answer. Tough, comfortable, warm, easy to clean and entirely waterproof, fi’zi:k’s new winter shoes are designed to completely protect, enabling riders to […]

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Ledlenser MH10 Headlamp Review

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The MD10 is a 600-lumen rechargeable headlamp the offers some innovative and functional features including their Advanced Focus System, Temperature Control System, and Smart Light Technology. The outdoor headlamp is useful for multiple adventure activities, such as camping, hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, etc. It’s also beneficial for night grilling, power outages, vehicle maintenance, yard work, rummaging in the garage, and for any emergency or function in which a […]

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Showers Pass Introduces the Ultralight Wind Jacket

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This flyweight jacket blocks wind and shrugs off rain, the perfect balance of weather protection and packability Tuesday, November 7, 2017 — PORTLAND, OR – Showers Pass https://www.showerspass.com – the Ultralight Wind Jacket is comfortably in its element during this time of year.  Designed for unpredictable fall weather this flyweight jacket should be in every cyclist’s back pocket […]

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Osprey SnowKit Duffel Bag Review

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Earlier this year Osprey launched their GearKit Series of duffels which include the TrailKit, SnowKit, and BigKit and they offer superior organizational and functional characteristics as grab-and-go smart sports bags for any outdoor activity and adventure. Comprised of the airline carry-on friendly 40-liter TrailKit and the 45-liter SnowKit packs, which are ideal for day-use and traveling […]

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Fresh Produce – K-Edge 1x Chain Guide, Ergon GA3 Grips, Terrene McFly Tires and LifeProof NÜÜD Case

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In our test queue is the gorgeous all-metal K-Edge 1x Chain Guide, the comfy Ergon GA3 winged grips, the fast Terrene McFly plus sized tires and the tough and waterproof LifeProof NÜÜD smartphone case. K-Edge 1x Chain Guide The full-cage design works under abusive conditions and keeps the chain from popping off the chainring or getting […]

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FITS Light Performance Trail Socks Review

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The Light Performance Trail is a highly functional and technical cycling and hiking sock which offers excellent fit and feel and comfort. FITS socks feature their proprietary “Full Contact Fit” system, which locks the sock into place on your foot, preventing the sock from slipping and eliminating any friction from occurring between your foot and the sock. They […]

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Boody Bamboo Apparel Review

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The Boody apparel lineup utilizes earth-friendly organic Bamboo for a comfortable, plush, durable, breathable and wickable material. It’s made from viscose derived from bamboo and blended with a touch of nylon and elastane to create a fabric that is superbly soft, stretchy and wrinkle-free they make it into shirts, undergarments, leggings, and socks. We tested […]

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Cotopaxi The Libre Socks Indiegogo Campaign

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Knit by Wigwam using llama fiber, the Libre Socks deliver comfort, support, and the perfect fit. Building on the most-funded sweater in crowdfunding history, Cotopaxi’s new Libre Socks deliver llama-fiber comfort, bold colorways, and the perfect fit in every pair. They’re knit by the wizards at Wigwam using their proprietary llama blend, making them perfect […]

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PeakRider – The First Bike Carrying System

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PeakRider is an intelligent carrying system for mountain bikers Small, simple and easy to use. The PeakRider fits in nearly every mountain bike backpack, so carrying your bike free handed and relaxed is now possible. Thoughts => This looks like a great contraption, and if it works as shown, it will make those extended hike-a-bike […]

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Interbike 2017 – E-Bikes

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Vintage Electric Bikes has some interesting retro styling to all their e-bikes, and Delfast has an e-bike that can go 236 miles on a single charge. Bulls have some cool big full suspension beasts, one that has a whopping 180mm of plush suspension, Focus has a couple of models utilizing their T.E.C. dual battery system, and […]

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Interbike 2017 – Skratch Labs

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Skratch Labs is releasing several new products for this year, including their first-ever energy bar lineup, which includes three flavors: Almond Chocolate Chip, Pistachio Cherry, And Ginger Miso. They added two new flavors to their Sport Hydration Drink Mix suite, Strawberries, and Passion Fruit. The mixes contain real fruit and are non-GMO, gluten free, dairy free, vegan, and […]

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Dakine Introduces the Hot Laps Collection and

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For 2018 Dakine has the Hot Laps collection of lumbar packs, which include the new Hot Lap 5L with a 2-liter reservoir and under jersey Hot Lap Stealth, an upgraded Hot Laps 2L and the new Hot Laps Gripper bag for on-bike storage of small gear. Also new is the Bike Roller Bag, which can […]

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LifeProof Introduces the AQUAPHONICS Speakers, LIFEACTÍV Power Pack and Cables

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LifeProof continues to release a slew of new products including the AQUAPHONIC Bluetooth and waterproof speakers lineup, which comes in three sizes, the AQ9, AQ10, and AQ11. To power up your phone, they have the LIFEACTÍV Power Pack which will keep devices fully charged for the duration of any adventure and the 10,000-mAh battery can also use […]

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SILCA Unveils Their Upgraded T-Ratchet + T-Torque Multitools

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  At SILCA, innovation is always been an ongoing and self-determined process so they’re releasing an upgraded version of their gorgeous T-Ratchet + Ti-Torque multitools. They’re built with a combination of titanium and lightweight materials and the detailed craftsmanship aligns with SILCA’s beautifully designed work of art and highly functional tools. This device allows you to easily […]

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