Monday, November 3, 2014

BIKE-CYCLE-RUNNING GEAR:Nathan Sports Hydration Vests+CamelBak Backpack: 2015

When it comes to comfort-outdoor enthusiasts and urban cyclists depend on carrying around necessities-in a practical matter-whether it be water, fitness trackers, or laptops and other personal electronics.

NATHANS Sport is dedicated to keeping athletes hydrated…and offers scores of portable vest and handheld options for ergonomically carrying…plus more Spring 2015 selections to carry personal electronics -for devices that need to be paired up with music laden smartphones.
SonicBoom mount…soft non-chafing ergo straps-securely around arm…holds smartphones, moisture wicking material-and reflective pop.  Also available SonicGrip fully adjustable hand strap and thumbhole for running with smartphone. Different sizes available
VaporAiress $150-over the shoulder load lifters, body mapped to breath 

Hydration Vests by Nathan Sports…are cleverly designed for easy transport…and there are several "Choose Your Adventure" options available-including unisex and gender specific models for runners and cyclists.

Varying storage options for 'stuff' like bottles, personal items like jacket, gels, electrolyte tabs, smartphones, keys etc…and performance details like reflective trims, breathable mesh back panels, breathable mesh shoulder straps-all  easy on/off  and adjustable harnesses designed to stabilize up-down and side to side movements of bladder and contents.

VaporAir-$150 2L bladder with quick release valve, 2 ez access front pockets, 

Firestorm-cycling option with two bottle holders on back $85-lightweight solution+strategically placed for easy grab, no bounce, 2L bladder, quick release valve, and adjustable chest strap, organizer pocket with key ring clip

runners appreciate Training Pak and waist belts with stretch…reflective pop

weather resistant material that can be cleaned-fully adjustable…we wear during marathons stuffed with gels/honey. Race belt option too with attachment points.
CAMELBAK offered up two new sized hydration solutions for Mountain bikers…introducing K.inetic U.ltimate D.ampening U.nit™hydration packs with integrated state of the art back protection.

K.U.D.U.™ Hydration Pack with Integrated Back Protection

Violà…the K.U.D.U absorbs 94% of impact-CamelBak Impact™ Protector-exceeds  CE Level 2  certification of EN 1621-2 a safety standard for back/lumbar area protection-used by motorcycle protective gear

proprietary lightweight, multi-layered foam and very flexible too-a removable back insert. Good for multiple impacts too-without losing protective abilities

The K.U.D.U. CamelBak hydration packs provide hydration and protection --with two sternum straps and a 2 layered mesh, load bearing waist belt complete with cargo pockets…and equipped with 3L Antidote™ Reservoir, a tool roll easily accessed at pouch within the pack, integrated rain cover, and overflow pocket for full face or half shell helmet carry.
back is breathable-pictured KUDU 18 $225-with CamelBak top notch bite valve
tool pouch or personal item stretchy mesh holder

K.U.D.U. 12-$200
K.U.D.U 12
fairly slim profile-impressive
ETA Jan. 2015
accessories-bike tool organizer roll