The top ten best mountain bike deals for the fabulous February week
In this Valentine’s week – don’t worry, it’s not Valentine’s Day until Friday – here are some treat for your two-wheeled Significant Other (and yourself).
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Endura Humvee MTB Helmet was £40.99, now £15.99
Save 60%! Is it possible to own too many mountain bike helmets? No. No, it is not possible. Especially in winter. There’s nothing worse than returning to your bike zone (garage/shed/bedroom) and finding out that your helmet is still soggy and mucky from the last ride. Solution? Own loads of helmets and you’ll always ahve a dry one handy!
Fox Clothing Legacy Backpack was £30.00, now £13.00
Save 57%! This is not a hydration pack. It’s not even a backpack for cycling. Why are we including it? Well, everyone needs to carry their work stuff around don’t they? So why not have a nice looking backpack from a MTB brand to do so? Also, will be of interest to any parents of schoolkids out there no doubt.
Alpinestars Outrider WR Base Waterproof Short was £95.00, now £40.00
Save 58%! Waterproof shorts are flipping expensive innit? One thing we can thank the recent move to long trouser-style riding pants for is that you can find decent waterproof shorts in the sales loads more frequently than you used to! Here’s some good value Alpinestars wet-kecks.
Crank Brothers Highline Dropper Seatpost was £299.00, now £149.99
Save 50%! Speaking personally, I’ve had a Crank Brothers Highline post on my main bike for a couple of years now (maybe even three years?) and it’s never done me wrong. About the only think anyone can ever moan about is that its extension speed is slower than other posts. I can live with that. So can you.
Burgtec Penthouse MK4 Flat Pedals was £99.99, now £64.99
Save 35%! If you’re not overly bothered about the release of this pedal’s replacement (the Burgtec Penthouse MK5) then act fast and you can get yourself one of the most iconic and storied flat pedals out there: the Penthouse.
Carrera Titan X Full Suspension Bike was £1,000, now £850
Save £150! You cna read all about this bargain bouncer bike in our recent article all about it: Carrera Titan X: £850 for a 130mm full susser with disc brakes and dropper post?
Endura Singletrack Waterproof Jacket was £119.99, now £64.99
Save 45%! What more do you need to know? It’s a jacket designed and made by Endura that’s on sale for pretty much half price. Any questions? Thought now.
Specialized Eliminator Grid 2Bliss 27.5 x 2.6in Tyre was £48.00, now £24.99
Save 47%! Specialized saw a need for a new tyre to sit between their Butcher and Hillbilly tyres. This is where the Specialized Eliminator comes in. Where the Hillbilly delivers in the wet and muddy conditions, the Eliminator delivers in dry, loose, and blown-out trails.
Endura BaaBaa Merino Long Sleeve Base Layer was £49.99, now £24.99
Save 50%! In a wrd: cosy. In tow words: cosy and not-smelly. Is that 2.5 words? We don’t know. Anyway, here’s an item of clothing that you will find any old excuse to wear, both on the bike and off the bike. Your new best friend. BAA!
DMR V-Twin SPD Pedals was £129.95, now £80.99
Save 38%! Allows the clip to rotate in both directions, effectively allowing the foot to float or grip the platform depending on your weight transfer. To provide a better interface with the shoe DMR provides the V-Twin with a variety of different shims and pins to tune foot stability or un-clipped grip.
Dirty Deals don’t last forever
The intrinsic nature of sales is that they don’t last forever. They are on for a limited time; either the stock sells out and there’s none left, or the price goes back up again once the sales promotion is over. In other words, check the date when this story was published (see top of page, publication dates is listed next to the author name) to see when these deals were announced and act fast.