Specialized makes some the best equipment available. From bikes to gear to apparel and everything in between, Specialized makes their equipment specifically to meet your needs as a rider.
LOOK made the first clipless pedal system (pédales automatiques) in 1984, and they continue to be the most innovative pedal company in the world. From the new KEO Blade, to the their entry level options, LOOK has the clipless road pedal for you.
SRAM – along with Avid, Truvativ, Zipp, and Rock Shox – makes arguably the most innovative, rugged, and affordable components you can get. We’ve always loved their MTB components and we couldn’t be bigger fans of their Road groups. From Red to Apex, XX to X7, the stuff is amazing.
Shimano is practically synonymous with cycling. Whether its Dura-Ace or entry level stuff for your commuter, Shimano components just plain work. Shimano continues to innovate with their Road Tubeless wheels.
There are a lots of wheel manufacturers that claim to be the best, lightest, or fastest, but ask almost any cyclist worth their salt who makes the best absolute wheels and the answer will be Zipp. One of the most innovative cycling companies, Zipp always pushes the envelope and offers light, stiff, fast, rugged wheels that carry the world’s best to their victories.
Blackburn makes some of the best cycling accessories. Period. Their racks, pumps, lights, mirrors, and trainers are all reliable, innovative, and all Blackburn’s products are backed up with a Lifetime Warranty.
Pop Quiz: what tires carried Lance Armstrong to all seven of his Tour de France wins? If you answered Michelin, Continental, Vittoria, or Bontrager, you’d be wrong. It was Hutchinson. From their supple, fast, and light race-ready Atom and Fusion tires to their rugged training Intensive, Hutchinson makes some of the best tires in the world. Hutchison also has the largest selection of Road Tubeless tires, which we love.
There are few cycling companies in the world that have the reputation for quality that does Continental. Ask any roadie what tire they would ride if they could only pick one, and we’d bet good money the Continental Gran Prix 4000 would be the answer. Fast, light, supple, and durable, Continental tires have all the qualities cyclists want.
There are few things in the world as PRO as Fizik saddles and handlebar tape. Their saddles are probably on more Pro Tour bikes than any other saddle maker, and their tape can’t be beat.
Nothing says quality and tradition like a Brooks saddle. They may cost a little more, but it may be the last saddle you’ll ever have to buy. Handmade from the highest quality materials, a Brooks saddle is the perfect choice for your favorite bike.
If you need anything for your bike – and we do mean almost anything – check out Planet Bike. Their fenders and racks, for example, are rugged and light without breaking the bank. The best part? 25% of all Planet Bike sales go to bicycle advocacy.
Whether you’re on a short training ride in the summer or an all-day epic in the winter, Hammer Nutrition makes the supplements you need. Replenish on the bike, recover off the bike, and stay healthy in between with Hammer’s many offerings. The best part? This stuff actually tastes good.
As any cyclist will tell you, the nutritional supplements that really work when you’re on the bike are few are far between. We love Clif Bar stuff because it not only works well, it tastes good and it’s made of really good stuff.
Perfect for a chilly morning, a wet day, or really any time in the saddle, a good embrocation is a great way to get ready for a ride and keep you happy all day long. Mad Alchemy makes all type of embrocations – from the hottest of the hot to the mild summer embros – and we’re proud to have them in the shop.
Sportique’s Century Riding Cream is maybe the best chamois cream we’ve ever used. Light and long-lasting, it isn’t called Century for nothing. We also carry their Warming Cream and Warming Oil embrocations for cold weather riding.
Park Tool is the company against which all other bike tool manufacturers are measured. They make the right tool for every conceivable bike repair job you can imagine. Whether it’s a small, essential tool you’ll always have with you, or a repair-specific tool you might you twice in a lifetime, Park Tool has you covered.
Pedro’s bike tools are some of the best in the business. Well made, rugged, covered by a lifetime warranty, and they’re yellow.
When it comes to cycling computers, there are so many options. But when you want a computer that is easy to set up, easy to use, and just plain works, get a Cateye.
Speedplay makes some the lightest and most adjustable pedals you can buy. We carry the X-Type, Zero, and Light Action pedals to meet your needs.
If you’re looking for a great MTB pedal, look no further than the Time ATAC series. Rugged? Check. Good mud-shedding? Check. Large platform? Check. If you’ve never ridden Time ATACs, come see why we all do.
Capo makes cycling apparel that give you all things you love about european kit – great fit, style, and function – without the all the things you hate. Capo Apparel fits right, looks PRO, and performs, all for less than some other Euro brands out there.
We rely on our bikes and equipment so we can enjoy what we’re out there to do: ride. That’s why we’re stoked to be carrying Showers Pass. This little company from Portland, Oregon does one thing and does it well: make truly superior cycling outerwear. Better ventilation, better durability, better fit… clothing better suited to each cyclist’s individual pursuit.
Every once in a great while, you try on a piece of cycling clothing and think to yourself, “Wow. This feels AMAZING.” Swiftwick socks makes such a thing. Using either Olefin (the only textile fiber to ever win a Nobel Prize) or Merino wool, Swiftwick makes the best cycling socks in world. Period.
Kryptonite’s moto says it best: “Tough World, Tough Locks.” Anyone who rides in Philly knows that you need a good bike lock in this town. Don’t take your chances with an inferior product. Be smart and get a Kryptonite U-Lock.
No other name in helmets is as storied or revered. Bell has been making some the most technically-innovate helmets in the world for over 50 years. From the Pro-Peloton ready Bell Volt to the commuter special Bell Solar, Bell has you covered.
Few things are more PRO in this world than a Giro helmet. Super light-weight, well ventilated, and practically required equipment for any peloton, the Giro helmets and gloves make the kit.
You know you need a helmet, but you also know you don’t want to look like an alien in spandex. Bern makes lightweight, safe, and good-looking helmets for the rest of us.
Handmade in Philadelphia since 1999, RE Load sets the standard for rugged, stylish, and practical cycling bags. From full-sized courier bags to hip-packs and accessories, RE Load makes a bag for you.
A good pannier can make a good bike into a great bike. Banjo Brothers makes some of best and most affordable bags and panniers available.
There are some brand that synonymous with the product they make. Kleenex, Hoover, Post-It, etc. Wald is synonymous with bike baskets. We always have them in stock, and we can special order any of the dozens of models they make.
When yelling, “on your left” or, “watch out!” just won’t cut it, use a bell! Incredibell makes some the best, loudest, and coolest bike bells in the world. Kids bikes, Mountain bike, Road Bikes; all bikes could use an Incredibell.
For many athletes, there is only one eyewear company worth talking about: Oakley. Stylish, light, and most of all high performance, Oakley glasses can’t be beat.