New Product Discoveries
100% SPEEDTRAP SUNGLASSES
If you played Halo
100% has been building a strong reputation in the cycling world, especially with shredders like Peter Sagan sporting their eyewear. The Speedtrap is 100%’s latest set of glasses using a full frame and curved lens with several cooling vents to allow for more air flow. Riders have three adjustment levels on the arms on the frames along with a quick release system to change lenses. The Peter Sagan edition retails for $230 and comes with a padded case and spare clear lens. www.ride100percent.com
SKRATCH LABS ANYTIME ENERGY BAR
Seriously, eat it any time
Skratch Labs is best known for its low-calorie hydration mix, which is especially tasty on long rides. To complement its hydration products, Skratch now offers its new Anytime energy bar. This bar is available in three different flavors and is designed for everything from long rides to mid-day snacks at the office. All the ingredients are plant-based and are free of cholesterol and trans fats. These bars are available in single servings and packs of 12 at www.skratchlabs.com.
BONTRAGER SE ELITE GRIPS
Squishy and comfy
Bontrager makes just about every accessory and component you can think of, including grips. The SE Elite is a lock-on grip that is 130-millimeters in length and 32mm in diameter. On the surface is a cushy tread design to absorb chatter, with built-in channels for more air flow and moisture management. These grips retail for $25 and come in five different colors. www.trekbikes.com
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