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2016 Gifts For The Bike Commuter

We have rounded up some of our favorite and essential items for the bike commuter. More people everyday are commuting to work on a bicycle, this time we have put together a list of all the tools, gadgets and accessories needed for your safe, comfortable and stylish ride to work.

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UCY BICYCLES | Image

UCY BICYCLES

We have featured some beautiful bicycles over the last couple of years, but these surely are at the top of our list. UCY Cycles is an Italian company, they create unique, elegant bikes, with minimal design. Hand made in Italy the bikes feature the highest quality craftsmanship, they are built to perfection by craftsmen frame builders with 50 years of experience. Great style and balance combining colors and materials, we love them. [Thanks Mauro]...
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ORU KAYAK | ORIGAMI FOLDING BOAT | Image

ORU KAYAK | ORIGAMI FOLDING BOAT

We have seen the ancient Japanese art of origami applied to sheets of paper for creating birds, plants and other shapes, but we never thought weŽd see it applied to a real size kayak! The Oru Kayak by designer Anton Willis is a compact and lightweight(25 lbs) boat which folds like an origami and fits into a small suitcase. It is quick to assemble(only 5 min) and is fast, stable and handles incredibly well. The ambitious project is on kickstarter, and judging by the ...
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BIKE SPIKES | BY CESAR VAN RONGEN | Image

BIKE SPIKES | BY CESAR VAN RONGEN

Innovative product by Dutch designer Cesar Van Rongen, the bike spikes are the equivalent of snow chains but for bicycles. Riding in snowy conditions and ice is not an easy task, with this in mind Cesar created these bike spikes. They are made of six flexible parts that attach together with a metal wire in order to tighten onto the bike wheel. They can be placed and removed very quickly, and when not in need can be folded into a small compact bag. Watch ...
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