Impeccable on the quality of our sports equipment, we offer you the best range of equipment for cycling. You will be able to store your belongings in the various bags and panniers, but you will also be perfectly protected with the bicycle helmets and sunglasses/masks on offer. Alpinstore tells you more ...
Impeccable on the quality of our sports equipment, we offer you the best range of equipment for cycling. You will be able to store your belongings in the various 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 such as for example:
- Mountain biking: 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. In other words, 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 bike equipment suppliers with different profiles. Alpinstore has decided to offer you a wide selection of choices to best meet every need. 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 most popular among manufacturers because it limits the risk of concussion in the event of a fall. Today it is therefore extremely important to choose the right bike helmet.
Bicycle sunglasses are available from our suppliers. Poc or else 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 on your head whatever the path 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 according to your practice. If you are going away for a few hours, the 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 are going to be away for several days, opt for large capacity bags with Lowe Alpine or larger panniers with Vaude.
It's important to know that small bicycle panniers are also efficient 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.
For downhill mountain biking in particular, it is essential to be equipped from top to bottom to avoid injuries. That's why the brand Poc offers you on the Alpinstore site, knee, back or elbow protections for your comfort and optimal protection. No more need to be afraid with a complete equipment!