Nothing beats jumping on a bike, pedaling around town, and feeling the wind blow in your face. Alongside the simple joy that comes with riding a bike, there’s also a wide variety of benefits that stem from regular biking and cycling. So, whether you bike to work every day or ride on the weekends, here’s a roundup of bike accessories that are currently on sale in the PopSci Shop for Labor Day.
Lumos Smart LED Helmet
Riding a bike in a bustling city can be a nerve-wracking experience. Yet, there are smart ways for you to be seen and stay safe when riding at any time of day. Lumos is a next-generation bicycle helmet that features an integrated brake and turn signal lights so that you can effectively communicate your intentions to drivers and people around you. So, you can indicate the direction you wish to turn with its handlebar remote or its Apple Watch integration. Plus, thanks to its integrated accelerometer, the helmet senses when you slow down and automatically turns all the rear lights bright solid red to signal that you’re breaking. In short, Lumos helps you prevent traffic accidents and empowers you to ride into the night.
Pick up the Lumos Smart LED Helmet on sale today for $142.99, reduced 20 percent from its original price tag of $179.
If you’re space-constrained at home, then this bike rike is a great accessory for you. The Burnside Bike Rack securely hangs any road, fixed gear, or track bike up to 30lbs. It easily mounts to most walls with wood and metal studs, as well as provides enough shelf space for your helmet, lock, or other bike accessories. Not only is its minimalist design a great match for those with little space to spare, but it’s also a great option for design-conscious cyclists.
Pick up the Burnside Bike Rack on sale today for $110, reduced 5 percent from its original price tag of $116.
Crafted from solid and sturdy hardwoods, these bike sticks from Fenwick are a minimalist’s dream. Each stick contains an embedded screw for firm contact with your hanging surface. Fenwick Sticks are finished with a clear coat to expose the unique grain of each piece and preserve the wood for years to come. You’ll get a pair of Fenwick Bike Sticks with this deal so that you can make a rack and easily hang your bike horizontally on its top tube or vertically through the wheels.
Pick up the Fenwick Bike Sticks on sale today for $46, reduced 6 percent from its original price tag of $49.
Want to listen to music and answer calls while riding around town? This phone holder is perfect for you. You can easily install this phone holder to your handlebar without any special tools, and it’s safe and secure to use right away. Once installed, simply insert the phone into its base, cover the four corners of your phone with the included elastic band, and rotate it to any angle that’s comfortable for you. Even cooler, you can use this phone holder on other things as well, such as a kid’s stroller, a treadmill, and wheelchairs.
Pick up the All Rounder 360 Bike Phone Holder on sale today for $17.99, reduced 39 percent from its original price tag of $29.
Here’s a great helmet for people who love to ride in the mountains. The Diamondback Recoil Mountain Bike Helmet features a turn-fit system that provides an ultra-comfortable, snug fit for anyone with a noggin 52-56cm in circumference. On top of that, it’s lightweight, incredibly breathable with 17 air vents, looks sharp, and comes with a removable visor for protecting your eyes.
Pick up the Diamondback Recoil Mountain Bike Helmet Weighs 309g, Medium – Gloss Black in the PopSci Shop today for $64.95.
Keep your bum comfortable on long rides with the help of some extra padding. These gel padded cycling shorts, which come in sizes from small to 2XL, are made specifically for men and are made from lycra/spandex with a gel pad lining. In short, if you plan on riding for long stretches of time but don’t currently own a pair of cycling shorts, then this is a great time to make that purchase.
A pair of Men’s Gel Padded Cycling Shorts is on sale today for $17.99, reduced 35 percent from its original price tag of $27.
You’re laying eyes on the Swiss army knife of Bluetooth speakers. Designed for those on the go, this 3-in-1 device includes a powerful, high-quality speaker, an LED light, and a portable power bank for charging devices. Better yet, it comes with a bike handle attachment for easy mounting. Meaning, it’s a fantastic accessory for listening to your favorite music, staying charged on the go, and even having a handy source of light during long bike rides at night.
Pick up the Bluetooth 3-in-1 Speaker/Power Bar/Light with Bike Mount on sale today for $25.99, reduced 62 percent from its original price tag of $69.
Mosquitoes are the worst, and there’s a pretty good chance that you’ve been bitten by one at some point in your life. Perhaps you’ve even found a few mosquito bites on your arms and legs after a long bike ride. Well, BITE HELPER lives up to its namesake and helps you take care of those pesky bites that itch and irritate like no other. It uses thermo-pulse technology to deliver heat and vibration to the affected area, increasing circulation and localized blood flow—all while neutralizing and soothing the itch in seconds! Unlike other solutions on the market, BITE HELPER gives you a drug-free and chemical-free alternative for taking care of mosquito bites.
Pick up BITE HELPER® Itch Neutralizer on sale today for $31.99, reduced 20 percent from its original price tag of $39.
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