With spring upon us and gas prices rising, it’s a great time to pull out that bike — especially considering it’s also National Bike Month. While not all necessarily tech related, we’ve had our eye on a few cycling related products here at Techaeris. Check back soon as we’ll have reviews on some of these over the next month or two but in the meantime here’s some gear that’ll keep you cycling in style.
Mission Workshop: Stahl Shorts
The Stahl is a multipurpose short made for movement and built to endure. Sewn from military spec 4-way stretch fabric, the Stahl will keep its shape and look good under all conditions. Features include YKK Zippers, Swiss made RIRI tack button, water-repellent finish, fully gusseted crotch and a side utility zip pocket.
MSRP: $145USDPurchase from Mission Workshop
Mission Workshop: The Rhake
The Rhake is built to hold everything you need for work, play, and the occasional overnight. Purpose built pockets are large enough to hold all of your accessories and the weatherproof 22-liter main compartment can grow or shrink as needed to hold gear and clothing. A two-layer weatherproof construction is designed to keep your gear protected through unpredictable spring weather. warm and dry through spring.
MSRP: $365USDPurchase from Mission Workshop
Showers Pass: Apex Merino Tech T-Shirt
The trail worthy, summer weight Apex Merino Tech Tee provides all the natural benefits of merino wool: supple feel, exceptional durability and optimal stretch for high-performance activity. Not to mention, it looks great even after a sweaty day on the trail!
MSRP: $69USDPurchase from Showers Pass
Showers Pass: Ultralight Wind Jacket
This flyweight jacket blocks wind and shrugs off rain, the perfect balance of weather protection and packability. Stretchy and seamless underarm side panels provide a comfortable trim fit while the 3M Scotchlight Reflective Material adds a layer of safety as daylight disappears. The Ultralight Wind Jacket weighs a scant 5.8oz and easily packs down smaller than a water bottle.
MSRP: $79USDPurchase from Showers Pass
DZR Shoes: Jetlag Nero
The smoothest way to hop on and off your bike is with DZR’s line of flat pedal urban bike sneakers. Smart and stylish, these shoes easily transition from bike to street without skipping a step.
MSRP: $89USDPurchase from DZR Shoes
ABUS: Hyban Helmet
Nothing compares to the feel of a summer breeze rushing past as you pedal by on your bike. The ABUS Hyban helmet offers 18 huge air vents keep you cool and comfortable while a wide range of color options let every rider find a look that suits their individual style. Additional features of this premium helmet include an integrated LED light, rain cover, and magnetic chin strap closure for the utmost safety and comfort.
MSRP: $69USDPurchase from ABUS
ABUS: Bordo Lite
The Bordo Lite is constructed with 5mm thick, lightweight materials and a ferrous alloy connected with special rivets. It features a premium cylinder for high protection against picking, and an extra-soft coating to prevent damage to your bike.
MSRP: $60USDPurchase from ABUS
…and finally, if you have a bit more to spend, the Roadster’s sleek frame and traditional aesthetics combined with the best new e-technology are sure to catch the eye as you navigate urban areas or head out of the city and into the countryside. Stylish, clean and minimal define the approach and lines of the redesigned Roadster while offering all of the technology and performance expected from Riese & Müller.
MSRP: $4100+ USDPurchase from Riese & Müller