Our Favorites: March 2014 Fitness Products (Slideshow)
Check out the fitness products that are on our radar right now.
Bike Wrappers are a nearly effortless way to increase the safety of nighttime riding. Easily attached and
removed with Velcro closures, they fit almost any size frame and make you visible to cars a quarter-mile away. $45 from www.bikewrappers.com.
La Dolce Vita
Made from wicking merino wool, the Unique bike jerseys from Vintage Velos are inspired by the stylish Italian cycling teams of times past. $115–$148 at www.vintagevelos.com.
The family-friendly Biking Game by Schwinn teaches the basics of bike culture, such as cycling etiquette, bicycle history, and bike-part identification. Trivia questions increase in difficulty as players improve. About $25 from various online retailers, including Amazon.
Levi’s Commuter jeans are made from stretch denim that’s treated to be water- and grit-resistant. The seat is reinforced to prevent wear-through, cuffs roll up to reveal reflective tape for night riding, and there’s a loop at the waistband for your lock. A commuter’s dream come true. $88 from REI or www.us.levi.com.
The Bern Allston has the style of a skateboard helmet and the technology of a bike helmet. Light and strong, it has 16 vents for airflow to keep you from overheating. Removable visor. $90 at bike retailers or from
These cool-weather cycling gloves from Novara have padded palms, wind-stopping fleece, and conductive material at the fingertip so you can use your phone without stripping down. About $35 at REI. www.rei.com