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Lumbar Hydration Packs: Colors/Sizes
With the current popularity of hip packs, we figure the industry is close to catching up with where Wingnut has been for 15 years. A hip pack with more volume, and lightweight shoulder straps. Literally the best all-day hydration pack out there.
The undisputed champ of flat shoes for aggressive trail riding. Stiffer and faster drying than their brother the Freerider, more grip than anything else out there, and being very easy on the eyes make the Freerider Pro our most popular shoe.
Imagine your pump was also your tool kit? This ingenious high quality pump makes that possible. OneUp's ingenious tool kit(listed below, NOT included) integrates right into the handle. Not an inexpensive setup, but definitely worth it.
Less stiff for hard efforts and less hiking traction than their beloved sibling the ME-701, but that means even more comfort. If the Me-701's are mostly business, these are mostly party. I've happily done some very hard days in these though.
Here is a non-exhaustive list of fluids this bottle can carry:
soda (or pop), coffee, goat milk, brut, scotch, purple drink, rice vinegar, hydrogen peroxide, and maple syrup
(I must stress that you should never drink hydrogen peroxide. Ever.)
Do you car about your car and your bike? If you do, and a trunk rack is a must, this rack has been the standard for quality and functionality for the better part of 15 years. The undisputed king of trunk racks for 1-3 bikes.