CYCLING

3 Must-Have Gifts to Make for a Happy Cyclist!

By Larissa Lewis

As hard as it is to believe, the holidays are soon upon us! We’ve picked out some brand new XLAB goodies sure to make for one happy cyclist!


1) From the experts in bike hydration - a new handlebar hydration option for no matter how you ride! Unlike others out on he market - this one isn’t just for aerobars. Ditch the sweaty Camelbak - the Hydroblade also mounts on MTB or road bikes! https://xlab-usa.com/hydroblade

2) No more fussing with where to put oversized smartphones. New Rocket Pocket XL Plus fits those big, nearly cookiesheet-sized phones like the iPhone 7 Plus, Google Pixel XL or Samsung Galaxy S8 plus) AND 6-8 energy gels or bars. It’s also insulated, so no threat of an overheated, overworked phone on those extra hot days! https://xlab-usa.com/rocket-pocket-xl-plus

3) Also debuting - the Bike Shuttle! This nifty device makes bike ownership for any kind of cyclist all the more easier. It’s a rolling bike stand that automatically adjusts to a wide range of tire widths, keeping your bike steady and upright for washing, chain lubrication, inflating tires or installing new accessories. https://xlab-usa.com/bike-shuttle
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