Apparel & Gear Reviews: Page 3

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 […]

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 […]

7Mesh Women’s Synergy Jersey

7Mesh tackles shoulder season with the Synergy Jersey, a lightweight, windproof, and water-resistant layer that takes the place of arm warmers and a vest.

First Ride Review: Elite Direto X smart trainer

With Zwift becoming ever more popular, the market for smart trainers continues to get more competitive, and the $899 Elite Direto X is a good example of the current interactive technology. With built-in power and cadence measurement, the Direto X adjusts resistance automatically to a virtual course’s undulations or the prescribed power of a workout. […]