Timbuk2 + Blue Bottle’s Sabbatical Travel Kit

Now featuring a digital scale and Japanese enamelware kettle, your to-go coffee just got better

If the recent buyouts of Intelligentsia and Stumptown are any indication, the growing popularity of craft coffee shows no signs of slowing down. While single origin pour-overs are now commonplace in many coffeeshops, sometimes when you’re off the beaten path, your morning cup of coffee is harder to perfect. The Sabbatical Travel Kit from Timbuk2 and Blue Bottle is a full-service craft coffee kit with …

Timbuk2 Red Hook Crit Travel Backpack

Built for racers but perfect for the bike lane, a new bag made in honor of the Brooklyn race

Every year the streets of Red Hook, Brooklyn are blocked off and track bikes take over. But this isn’t just a ride where the weekend warrior can show up, it’s the Red Hook Crit and it’s arguably the most prestigious event of its kind. Combining urban bike handling skills with professional cycling levels of fitness, the event is held at night for extra dramatic effect. …

Timbuk2 + Blue Bottle Coffee: Travel Brew Kit

Craft the perfect cup wherever the road takes you

For true coffee lovers, enjoying a well-crafted cup isn’t just a luxury, it’s a daily necessity. Exploring new places near and far sometimes leads us to enlightening coffee discoveries by way of small-town roasters but, more often than not, it results in stale gas station java and chain store cappuccinos. Luckily, the coffee-obsessed crew at San Francisco-based Blue Bottle Coffee teamed up with their neighbors …

Timbuk2 + Mission Cycling Especial Raider Backpack

The two San Francisco neighbors collaborate on a compact backpack for daily commuting

A longstanding staple in the San Francisco cycling scene, Timbuk2 has provided messengers and commuters with performance-driven bags since 1989. Capturing the attention of a similar audience of cycling enthusiasts, Mission Cycling Club was founded in 2008 to provide a competitive environment for non-racers looking to get their licks in. To celebrate the serious addiction to cycling and a love for the community around it, …

Red Hook Criterium + Timbuk2 Especial Collection

San Francisco's original messenger bag-maker releases two exclusive iterations to celebrate Brooklyn's most notorious track bike race

In 2008 the first renegade race was held by a handful of core individuals on the rough, public streets of Brooklyn’s Red Hook neighborhood. Dubbed the Red Hook Criterium, the unsanctioned bicycle race is open to amateurs and professionals alike, with the alley cat-style course favoring urban cyclists and bike messengers with high levels of fitness, honed reflexes and an acute sense of their surroundings. …