Apparel & Gear Reviews: Page 2

Normatec Pulse 2.0 Compression Boots

There’s probably not a cyclist on the planet who wouldn’t be stoked to receive a pair of Normatec boots as a gift this holiday season. The Pulse 2.0 Compression Boots is a solid choice for the traveling cyclist on your list. The Leg Recovery System Pulse 2.0 is one of Normatec’s most popular products and […]

Roval Terra CLX gravel wheels

While Roval has long been known as Specialized’s house brand, the Terra  CLX gravel wheels make one thing clear: Roval is branching out to bring its tough wheels to more bikes beyond the big red S. These light and ultra-durable gravel wheels accommodate tires up to 42mm thanks to the non-hookless design and 25mm internal […]

Abbey Bike Tools Decade Chain Tool

If there’s a better chain tool than Abbey’s Decade Chain Tool out there, we haven’t found it. This shop-quality chain breaker features a swappable saddle so it’s compatible with every chain out there, even SRAM’s new Flattop chain. Green ano looks cool on your tool wall, too. Basics: Cromoly body and screw; anodized handles; works with […]

Castelli Spettacolo ROS Gloves

Cold digits just won’t do. The Spettacolo ROS gloves from Castelli keep your fingers warm by battling your primary winter foes: wind, water, and your own body’s sweat. The Spettacolo gloves are bound by a water-repellent fabric as a first line of defense against the elements. That same material is windproof to protect you from […]

Tailfin Aeropack S Rigid Seat Pack

The Aeropack S fits well in the commuter’s arsenal, especially if that commuter likes to work in training rides on the way to work. It’s ideal for bike tourers, too, since it hauls a lot of gear but still fits nicely behind the rider to maintain aerodynamic performance. Like Tailfin’s other rack products, the Aeropack […]

Knog Plug Lights

It wasn’t that long ago that you needed a bulky battery attached to your helmet or slotted into your water bottle cage to get enough light for riding at night. How far we’ve come. Knog’s Plugs go anywhere, even in your pocket, yet they offer more lumens than those bulky beasts we used to ride […]

Zwift Gift Subscription

Got a bit of holiday cheer you still need to burn off? A Zwift subscription may be an ideal way to recover from egg nog evenings. Zwift makes indoor riding a fun, interactive experience and turns lonely trainer sessions into a group activity. You can chat with other users all over the world, give and […]

Cushcore Gravel tire liner

Cushcore is already a well known name in the mountain bike world. Its move into the gravel scene happened in early 2019 with the launch of the Cushcore Gravel tire liner. Like its MTB sibling, the Cushcore Gravel liner improves cornering stability and prevent flats — now on your gravel bike. TheCushcore Gravel insert sits […]