Product Spotlight: Chrome Rustic Classic Messenger

Looking for a small basic Messenger bag for school or commuting? The Chrome Rustic Classic Messenger is a basic bag that looks great and retains the most needed feature for riding around town, it’s WATERPROOF. Yeah thats important. Your basic bookbag styles from grade school won’t cut it when you get caught in a downpour on your bike. We have this one in stock in 4 colors: Black, Green, Red, and Blue for $100. Come check it out and our huge selection of other great bags.

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Product Spotlight: All City Nature Boy Disc

The spotlight today is on the All City Nature Boy Disc. We love the All City bikes, they seem to blend versatility, style, and value all into one and this Nature Boy Disc is no exception. If you are looking for a tough as nails commuter or a race bike for the single speed class of your local cross races this will do the trick. Built from chromoly steel tubes the frame can take all the abuse you can dish out and the disc brakes ensure you will be able to stop quickly no matter the conditions: rain, snow, mud, whatever… If you are looking to add fenders and racks you are in luck, there are a number of expertly placed braze ons to mount pretty much any accessory you could need. Swing through the shop to check it out and all the other great All City models that we currently have in stock.

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Product Spotlight: Swrve Milwaukee ES Jacket

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Fall and winter weather calls for proper weather proof riding apparel. Come check out the Made In the USA Swrve Milwaukee Es jackets in burnt orange or black. The 3-layer softshell is water + wind resistant to protect you from the elements and has a cozy fleece interior for warmth yet is highly breathable. Just $150 and you can look fly as hell while staying warm and dry.

Swrve Is Legit

I have a good friend, Nick Murphy – we featured his All City Big Block not long ago, who has been telling me for the last couple of years that I need to get some gear from Swrve. I’ve been riding in Levi Commuters since they first hit the market a few years ago and I still find them to be fantastic, but when we started working up a Swrve order to restock the shop for the Fall I couldn’t help by finally satisfy my curiosity and get Nick Murphy off my back.

I decided on a pair of the Lightweight Slim Trousers in black:

Black TrousersThe Swrve order arrived on a rainy day and the timing could not have been more perfect. I was caught out in the rain without my regular rain gear, apparently I don’t know how to check the weather, and was able to swing by the shop to pick up the wind and water repellent trousers and as an added bonus they were much drier than the regular denim I was wearing. As soon as I threw the trousers on I couldn’t get over how comfortable and flexible they felt. Hopping on the saddle and riding away in the rain was a whole new experience, especially as I saw the water bead up and roll off. They’re comfortable and stylish enough that I may even wear them to the wedding I’m attending next month.

I also snagged the CORDURA® Skinny Fit Jeans in indigo:


I got home and decided I couldn’t wait to throw the CORDURA® Skinny Fit Jeans on so I quickly changed. Again, I couldn’t have been more impressed. The fit, the cut, the stretch it’s all perfect. The rear portion of the waist is cut a little higher so you don’t show the world your underwear when you bend over or are in the saddle. There are reflective belt loops, just like the ones found on the trousers, and a reflective strip in the drive-side pant leg if you decide to cuff them.


So all in all, Swrve seriously nails it on all fronts. Style, comfort and practicality all rolled into a quality product specifically designed for cyclists. We got in a few jackets and fleece lined cycling caps as well. The weather just started to turn but I’m already looking forward to next Summer to pick up some of their knickers and shorts as well.


Superb Mailing List!

Here at Superb we have been batting some ideas around of how to give back to our core customers as well as keep them up to date with everything new and exciting going on in the shop. After discussing many options, some more complicated than others, we decided to go with a tried and true mailing list. We have added a button on the upper right corner of the site where you can sign up in about 15 seconds, its just that easy.

With your simple sign up you will receive a free email 1 or 2 times a month including exclusive sales and discounts available only to our list subscribers. Maybe one month it’s a 20% discount off of all Messenger Bags, a special tune up offer, or free shipping on the website. You get the idea, it will be more than worth your while to sign up and you will also get a first look at new bikes and products that have arrived at the shop. I can promise you the first months sale will be a doozy! And don’t even worry about spam, we would never give up your address to that type of scum!

So what are you waiting for, sign up, tell your friends, and go ride your bike!


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