Giro Empire SLX

Inspired by football boots, these high-performance road cycling shoes lace up and incorporate cutting-edge materials

With the Tour de France under way and road riding season in full swing, there’s no better time to geek out over the latest technical cycling gear. Helmet and accessories maven Giro has been shaking things up in their design department recently. Following the successful launch of their functional and stylish New Road collection, the Santa Cruz, California-based brand presents their latest innovative offering: the …

Utility Cruisers by Prana Cycles

An affordable bike inspired by Indian and British cycling culture

by Kate Beard The inspiration to create a new company can come from many places. For Adriano Galardi and Richard Eastoe, it was a mutual love of cycling and visual design that turned their nebulous idea of creating an affordable but aesthetically pleasing city bicycle brand into Prana Cycles. The vintage-style black, cream or sage-colored cycles (which come in the men’s “Rama” style or women’s …