After a long season on the road, don't get lazy in the fall, get in the woods! Mountain bike season is upon us. This is the best time of year to get into the woods. The weather is cooling off, the bugs are going away, and the days are getting shorter. Have a look at some products to make your experience in the woods more enjoyable:
The Giant Anthem Advanced 2:
This XC legend returns with big updates for 2017. Featuring an updated platform with 110mm of rear suspension travel and 120mm up front, plus the superior all-around performance of 27.5-inch wheels, the new Anthem Advanced delivers lighter weight, better efficiency and improved control. The rear suspension features an all-new trunnion mount shock and Advanced Forged composite rocker arm for added strength and stiffness. And all-new, wider Boost hub spacing (110 front/148 rear) results in stiffer wheels for added control plus an improved chainline for optimal drivetrain performance. For riders seeking the lightest, fastest and most efficient Maestro-equipped Giant, this is the ultimate XC speed machine.
Price Tag: $4,125
Sombrio Smuggler Bib Liner:
Why worry about bringing that bulky backpack on your Saturday ride, when you can smuggle your stuff instead! Designed with just enough space to smuggle all your essentials, our new bib liner features zippered storage and strategic mesh paneling for maximum breathability. Equipped with our premium Formula FX chamois featuring triple density construction with PoronTM for ultimate vibration dampening, the Smuggle Bib Liner will keep you light on the trails and comfortable for long hauls in the saddle.
Price Tag: $130
The Hex™ combines rugged style and durability with the coverage and ventilation you want on the trail. It’s stocked with all the features you need for a day on the dirt, including the comfort and stability of Roc Loc® 5 and our patented P.O.V.™ visor that doesn’t require any tools for adjustment.
Price Tag: $90
Sigma Buster 600:
The BUSTER 600 produces an impressive 600 lumens and a huge beam range. The front light provides optimum visibility during bike rides in the dark. It is not only ideal for cycling, but also all other nighttime outdoor activities. The light and battery are combined into one single unit. The lithium ion battery is recharged with a USB cable. The USB port is located on the underside of the light and protected by a thick, flexible silicone seal.
Thanks to the lithium ion technology, there is no memory effect and very little loss of capacity when stored and not in use.
The buster 600 combines brightness with long burn times in a sleek, compact design. The perfect interplay of function and design results in a powerful and versatile light. The use of high-quality materials also makes the light extremely robust.
Price Tag: $99.99