This list of gear found at Interbike 2014 focuses on some of the cooler, more innovative gear that we all need. Whether it be a racing bib with a special zipper for bathroom breaks, or a tail light with a built-in HD camera, this gear is practical and smart for all of your different types of cycling needs.
The new aerodynamic helmet by Lazer shapes around the rider’s position to find optimal fit. A small device in the tail vibrates when a rider has deviated from their aero position as a simple reminder to stay there. It has an integrated and adjustable lens built for performance.
Buy it on Lazer Sport for $399
With a built in hi-resolution video recorder, this flashing taillight is your new saving grace. The recorder will capture everything behind you as well as providing a strong 15-lumen light.
Buy it on Fly6 for $159
Finally, a cargo rack for the adventurous fatbike crowd. This adjustable-width rack can fit over a tire as big as 29 x 4 inches or as small as 26 x 1 inches. The rack has a 70-pound capacity and can be front or rear mounted.
Coming soon on Blackburn
The classic, super strength bike lock, just got lighter. Kryptonite also improved the key mechanism so keys won't snap in a hurry. With an added C-shaped loop, the lock can slide over the shackle to secure a front or back wheel along with the main lock frame.
Available this Winter at Kryptonite
These comfortable bib shorts and shirt are made with abrasion resistant fabric for extra protection. Breathable fabric, along with flatlock seams will prevent road rash and discomfort. The fabric in the ITD-ProTec technology includes carbon yarns and a ceramic coating.
Coming soon on Scott Sports
Sugoi uses a blend of polyester and polyurethane, with silkscreened micro-glass beads to create an ultimate bike jacket that protects you from wet weather conditions, while keeping you highly visible at night. There’s also a drop tail for seat coverage, and rear zippered pocket for storing essentials.
Buy it on Sugoi for $160
Made from a laser-perforated Microtex and anti-scratch leather with a UD carbon fiber outsole, these cycling shoes are made for the mountains. They’re extra light but also ultra durable so you can take on cycling anywhere.
Buy them on Fizik for €250
For fixing flats on-the-go, this may be the only tool you need. It holds a single-use patch cartridge that fixes your flat without ever removing the wheel from your bike.
Pre-order it on Indiegogo
Featuring a unique X-Changer Pack System this innovative backpack opens up to a footpad for a clean and easy way to change your gear. It's also water repellent and has compartments dedicated to storing wet gear.
Buy it on GYST Concept for $224