Impeccable on the quality of our sports equipment, we offer you the best range of of bicycle equipment. You will be able to store your belongings in the different bags and panniers, but you will also be perfectly protected with the bicycle helmets and sunglasses/masks on offer. Alpinstore tells you more ab...
Impeccable on the quality of our sports equipment, we offer you the best range of of bicycle equipment. You will be able to store your belongings in the different bags and panniers, but you will also be perfectly protected with the bicycle helmets and sunglasses/masks on offer. Alpinstore tells you more about cycling.
Nowadays, cycling can be practiced in different ways, for example:
- The mountain bike: is a bike to ride through nature. Although it is generally heavier, with off-road tires and suspension, the mountain bike can withstand all shocks and vibrations. Mountain biking is a sport that is practiced in different disciplines such as cross-country, downhill or enduro.
- The road bike : Although it is similar to track cycling or cyclo-cross, road cycling is very demanding. Durable and tactical, it requires considerable effort often over several passes.
- The Urban Bike : represents this sport in an urban environment. Here, we are talking about the bicycle trips that "Mr. Everybody" can make, over a few kilometres in cities. As you must know, today the bicycle is the fastest mode of transport in the city, if you travel less than 7km.
Through these three ways, everyone can access the practice of cycling, which presents cycling equipment suppliers with different profiles. Alpinstore has decided to offer you a wide selection of choices to best meet all needs. Here you will find brands that offer you a total equipment to leave quietly, on your saddle.
Available through several brands such as: Poc, Bollé, Uvex or Cairnthe bicycle helmet is of paramount importance. Many technologies exist, but MIPS is the one most valued by manufacturers since it limits the risk of concussions in case of a fall. Today it is therefore extremely important to choose your bike helmet carefully.
Bicycle sunglasses are available from our suppliers. Poc or Bolléfor impressive eye comfort. Essential because they act against UV rays and reflections, sunglasses provide perfect protection and seem indispensable for enjoying the landscape, full time. With a strong grip, they will stay in place on your head no matter which road you take. Thus, photochromic lenses provide more than incredible comfort with lenses that adapt to changes in light conditions.
Cycling, whether on a mountain bike or in the city, may require you to carry a backpack . Here, the choice of size and volume must be adapted to your practice. If you are going away for a few hours, a compact backpack, compatible with a hydration system will be perfect. Backpacks Osprey look good for short to medium distances. On the other hand, if you're going for several days, opt for large capacity bags with Lowe Alpine or larger bags with Vaude.
It is important to know that small bicycle bags are also high-performance and functional. Indeed, it is possible to add one or two under your saddle, on your handlebars or on the frame of your bike, for example.
Especially for downhill mountain biking, it is essential to equip yourself from top to bottom to avoid injuries. This is why the brand Poc offers you on the Alpinstore site, knee, back or elbow protectors for your comfort and optimal protection. No more need to be afraid with a complete equipment!