In this blogpost, Tom Hill documents a wintery ride across the Pennines from the city of Bradford in Yorkshire to the town of Bradford near Manchester. A mirco-adventure from one friend's house to another, Tom takes time to absorb the scenery, the riding and the experience.
Long lasting luggage and accessories made in a sustainable way has been at the heart of everything we do since 2010, when Restrap was born out of the need for pedal straps that would never break, made from recycled seatbelt. We take a deep dive into how our products are made, and the details that make them last the test of time.
When it comes to packing, there are a few items that you’ll need in almost any circumstances, no matter how lightweight you wish to travel, how long you are away for, or what the weather is likely to be. We’ve split these into categories, and tried to highlight our thinking behind the process. Nearly everything here is a “must have”, but with so many different variables to consider, you’ll have to use your own intuition.
This time round were encouraging riders to make the most of the longest days of the year over the Winter Solstice weekend of the 15th to 17th December. The challenge is to ride one 100 mile/160km ride over those days.
Joffrey Maluski talks through his 1000km fat bike tour across the centre of Iceland, during mid-winter, where he mixed up riding with pushing while towing a sled and when on road he threw everything on the bike.
A recap on the inaugural Further Elements. A race taking on the harshest conditions in Scotland which follows gravel trails, river crossings and exposed moorlands which takes riders to their absolute limit.
Each year we hit the road and get a big tour in. Over the years we have toured Croatia, Japan, the North Coast of Scotland, Spain, France and more. This allows us to shake down our kit, test it in the field and enjoy the joys of bikepacking.
Check out the setups for our latest tour - Turkey.
In this blog, 14 year old Scarlet Zeigler talks through her latest bike tour, where she and both her parents came over to the UK to tour the north of England and Scotland - their first time visiting another nation.
August 25th sees the start of this year's edition of FURTHER Perseverance. The first in a trio of races this year takes riders deep into the Pyrenees. The race is named Perseverance, which is somewhat telling of the format of the race. The race takes on a different approach to an ultra endurance race.
Our bags are handmade by our team of highly skilled machinists and rigorously tested in the Yorkshire Dales. We control the manufacturing process from start to finish to guarantee the quality of the products that leave our factory door.
We stand by our products and subsequently offer a comprehensive lifetime guarantee against all defects in materials and workmanship. No matter how many journeys your bag has been on, if it's on us we'll fix it.
WE SHIP ALL ORDERS ON OUR NORTH AMERICA STORE FROM PHILIPSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA. THIS MEANS THERE ARE NO ADDED FEES OR TAXES WITHIN THE USA, SO YOU CAN BE CONFIDENT THE PRICE YOU PAY AT CHECKOUT IS ALL YOU'LL PAY.