For one week only, Bicycle Times has partnered with Peace Bicycles to offer a special giveaway: the Peace Dreamer 7D. Peace Bicycles’ goal is to offer “fashionable, comfortable bicycles for active people.” We’re currently testing this bike and you can read our initial ride impressions. The full review will be out in Bicycle Times Issue #39.
The Dreamer 7D is a city commuter/cruiser bicycle that is all about style and comfort. It comes fully-equipped with coat/chain/fender guards, a rear rack with spring clip for easy cargo carry, silver front and rear lights, a 3D headtube badge, color-matched saddle and grips, and Shimano Acera 7-speed shifting. The Dreamer 7D also features an upright siting position and Schwalbe Fat Frank Balloon tires for a plush ride that’s also easy on your back. MSRP: $699.99
This bike comes in one size, suitable for riders 5’7″ to 6’0″ and maybe a tad taller. Win it for yourself or win it for that special cyclist in your life. To be entered to win, complete the brief survey below by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16, or click here if you can’t see it. Read the terms and conditions, if you like.Tweet Print
Soma Fabrications is giving away a pair of tires to one lucky Bicycle Times reader. The Shikoro clincher is a quick, durable, armored tire that maintains excellent road feel. It is superb for training, touring and commuting, and features a bead-to-bead, anti-puncture casing. Made in Japan. MSRP: $59.99.
The winner gets a pair in a size of their choosing. Available in 700×23, 28, 33, 38 and 42c. All you have to do is fill out the survey below (or click here if you can’t see it) before the end of the day, December 9. We will choose the winner Thursday, December 10. Read the terms and conditions, if you like.Tweet Print
This week, we’re giving away a Planet Bike K.O.K.O. Rack and Grateful Red light to up your commute and cargo game. All you have to do is complete the brief survey below. Please read the terms and conditions prior to entering and don’t delay; the drawing will be held Thursday, November 5.
Planet Bike’s K.O.K.O. Rack is your everyday, heavy-duty cargo partner with a flat deck for oversized loads and a 55-pound capacity. The K.O.K.O. is versatile with mounting racks for different frame sizes and the ability to fit all wheel sizes. Rack weighs 662 grams and retails for $39.99.
Also included in this prize pack is the Grateful Red tail light, which includes hardware to mount it on a rear rack. With 150 hours of run time on AAA batteries, this ultra-compact, weatherproof light provides visibility for up to one mile. Retails for $19.99.
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That’s right! You can enter to win a brand new Trek 920 at Bicycle Times Adventure Fest presented by Trek. How sweet is that?
This rough-and-ready touring rig might just be the bike of your dreams. Check out our Trek 920 First Impression here.
As with all contests, there’s some fine print involved. View the complete terms and conditions here. Here’s the short version. No purchase necessary to enter. Must be present during the intermission of the free live music show at Adventure Fest’s entertainment tent on Saturday October 10, 2015 at 8:30 p.m. EDT to claim your prize.
After the event, Trek will arrange delivery of this prize to the Trek dealer nearest the winner. Trek will cover the cost of delivery and assembly.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the complications of varying jurisdictions, this contest is only open to residents of the United States.
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Reflective apparel can make the difference between being seen and being invisible, not only at night but in any low-light conditions. Moxie Cycling‘s exclusive Lumenex fabric is ultra reflective for enhanced visibility. Under normal light conditions, Lumenex appears sleek and sophisticated so you can stay safe and sassy. Lumenex even meets ISO standards for high visibility.
One lucky Bicycle Times winner is going to a Moxie jersey of their choice plus a bolero shrug, simply by entering the sweepstakes below. There are three tank top styles and one short sleep style to choose from, a $119 to $124 value.
Signature Moxie Technical Features:
- Moisture transport fabric wicks away hard-earned sweat, keeping you dry and fresh.
- Design specific ventilation points release heat and keep you cool.
- Built-in support bra in tank styles with removable cups designed so even busty ladies can feel “locked and loaded” without needing additional support.
- Ergonomic seams and tag-less design prevent shaping.
- Longer, slimming silhouette lays close without being too clingy and prevents annoying jersey creep.
- Patent Pending Backpax pocketing design features standard 3-pocket cycling design and a hidden zippered large pouch secure for credit cards or big enough for a jacket.
To enter, simply fill out your contact information in the form below or by opening it in a new window. Be sure to read the terms and conditions before entering, and our drawing will be held on June 25.Tweet Print
Take your bike commute to the next level with these three Thule Pack ‘n Pedal products.
The Thule Pack ‘n Pedal Tour Rack works on virtually any bicycle from full suspension mountain bikes to single speeds and everything in between.
Combined with the Tour Rack, you’ll be able to carry everything you need in the Thule Pack ‘n Pedal Shield Panniers. These multi-purpose panniers deliver on both safety and protection with eye-catching reflective elements and a roll-top waterproof design.
Still need more carrying capacity? Load up the Thule Commuter Backpack to ensure you have all that you need to tackle your day. This stylish waterproof backpack is perfect for bike commuting in all weather conditions, but works just as well once you’re off your bike.Tweet Print
If you’re touring or bikepacking you know how important it is to shave as much weight as possible. The Big Agnes Slater UL2+ is light and fast, but offers extra floor space across the board. Whether you’re flying solo or bringing a dog or partner, the extra space comes at little cost in these minimalist free standing shelters. We’ve replaced the mesh walls on the tent body with lightweight breathable nylon rip-stop for that extra bit of weather protection and privacy or just to keep the sand and wind out when you’re headed to the desert. The large vestibule is perfect for storing all your gear while out on multi-day bikepacking missions.
Enter to win today by filling out your contact information below or by opening it in a new window here. You can find the contest terms and conditions here. Don’t delay, the drawing will be held Thursday, May 14.Tweet Print
Let your toes feel the rush of the wind as you wear your $99 Exustar SS503 clipless sandals on your ride to the beach, store, coffee shop or school. Three top straps secure your foot in the ultra-comfortable footbed, while the ankle strap provides a truly custom fit to these casual clip-in sandals. Enjoy the latest from the leader in value/performance cycling footwear and pedals – Exustar.Tweet Print
Get ready for your spring and summer bikepacking adventures with this awesome combo from Big Agnes. We’ve partnered with the leading outdoor gear and apparel brand to give away a Fish Hawk sleeping bag and Green Ridge pad to one lucky Bicycle Times reader.
The Fish Hawk sleeping bag has been updated for 2015 with 650 fill DownTek water-repellant down, offering warmth, compressibility and the Big Agnes Sleep System design. A Classic Series bag, it combines a roomier contour shape with a narrower pad sleeve to provide a more comfortable and cozier sleep experience. It’s also been reshaped to be wider across the top so you can roll over more freely. The ergonomic hood has more range of motion so you can move unrestricted while staying hooded too.
The Green Ridge sleeping pad is a superlight, warm weather pad that’s constructed with Big Agnes’ I-beam technology to eliminate cold spots and provide a stable and comfortable surface to sleep on. It will quickly become a favorite of your bikepacking arsenal.
Enter to win by filling out the contact information below. If you’re having trouble with the form you can open it in a new window here.
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