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Clothing, Reviews

Alpkit Squalline

Packable protection from the elements While the worst of Winter weather is now hopefully just a distant memory, it still pays to be prepared. Early morning mist, April showers and fast...

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Clothing, Reviews

Alpkit Women’s Floe MTB Shorts

Alpkit Women’s Floe MTB Shorts What are they? MTB shorts, designed to be used with a liner or bibs. (The liner has to be purchased separately). The key themes according to Alpkit are:...

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Bike Reviews, Featured, Reviews

Sonder Camino AL review

Hit the road Jack! Spare a thought for the poor Camino. Its arrival at ADVNTR Towers while wagging its tail like an excited pup, coincided with a run of miserable weather! While The Beast...

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Journal

Alpkit x Sonder Visit

Say hello, wave goodbye We have had a Sonder Camino on test for over 600km. All too soon our time was up however, and we had to return it to Alpkit.  Instead of simply sending it by...

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News

Sonder Bikes – New Transmitter

Just in from Sonder, news of the updated Transmitter. Sonder Transmitter A little over 3 years ago we launched with three bikes, the Transmitter was our first proper trail bike, one of the...

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News

Close up with the Sonder Santiago

Up close and personal We recently featured the new Sonder Santiago and were excited by its potential at such a competitive price. I dropped in to Alpkit HQ recently to take a closer look....

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Clothing, Reviews

Alpkit Comet Gloves

The Comet Gloves are a minimalist (20g), full fingered, MTB and Adventure glove from outdoor specialists Alpkit. They come in three colourways: black, blue and a light plum. Made from...

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Clothing, Reviews

Alpkit Rhythm 3/4 Bibtights

The Basics The Alpkit Rhythm 3/4 Bibtights are medium weight, non thermal, bib knickers. Used on their own, I would anticipate wearing them up until the temperature drops to 5 degrees, but...

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Featured, Journal

Bearbones Café Racer: Debrief

A week ago we told you about our Café Racer plans, and we all know about the best laid plans… After a sub-standard fry up at Newtown Tesco, we rolled into Llanbrymair. Dee, half of...

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Clothing, Reviews

Alpkit Akita Jacket

The Alpkit Akita is a mid-weight, technical fleece, plain and simple. It has a full length zip, two pockets and that is about it. The smooth outer surface makes it a little more wind...

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