Sporting Gear

The Faro Helmet Brings Safety & Smarts To Urban Commuting at werd.com

The Faro Helmet Brings Safety & Smarts To Urban Commuting

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Designed for flawless function and low-key good looks, the Faro helmet from UNIT 1 boasts a clean modern design with smart safety tech to match. It features MIPS technology in the helmet’s shell—which improves impact absorption in a rotational impact. It’s also equipped with powerful front and rear LED lights plus flashing turn signals triggered by a simple handlebar remote. Linked with the Faro app, it offers fall detection & SOS signaling. A funded Kickstarter.

Titleist Introduces CNCPT CP-04 at werd.com

Titleist Introduces CNCPT CP-04

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

The latest game-changer from Titleist are the CNCPT CP-04 irons. Evolved from earlier models, these futuristic mid-size clubs integrate tungsten weighing 100g into the design, balancing power & control with less loft and optimized for swing stability. Available from 4-W, so you can get the complete set.

This Helmet Stores Your Medical Data on an NFC Chip at werd.com

This Helmet Stores Your Medical Data on an NFC Chip

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

This is the bike helmet that can speak for you when you can’t. POC’s Ventral Air SPIN NFC features an NFC Medical ID chip that lets you store your medical profile in the helmet. In an accident, first responders will be able to read your vital information and make the best decisions for your treatment. Designed for both road and adventure rides, it offers the brand’s renowned aerodynamic performance, and a shape that minimizes drag.

We’re Pretty Pumped On This Nice C Combo Weight Set at werd.com

We’re Pretty Pumped On This Nice C Combo Weight Set

For home, gym, office & anywhere else you need to pump it up with some quick strength training, this dumbbell set from Nice C is a solid little system. It’s got an adjustable 2-in-1 design to quickly convert from 2 dumbbells to a single barbell, giving you lots of exercise options. The set includes 12 plates of varying weights to mix & customize. Ergonomic handles & no-slip neoprene coating ensure a safe comfortable grip.

This Kit Converts Any Bike Into an E-Bike at werd.com

This Kit Converts Any Bike Into an E-Bike

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

The Unlimited E-Bike Conversion Kit is the simplest, lightest e-bike conversion system in the world; turning your existing bike into a powerful electrified one in just minutes. The kit consists of just 3 parts: A replacement front wheel with an internal 250W or 750W motor, a bottle cage-mount screw-on battery, and a strap-on wireless sensor. Battery & motor options offer ranges from 22-50 miles & pedal-assist speeds from 16-22MPH. Fits most bikes.

Unfold & Go with HIMO’s Commuter-Ready Z20 E-Bike at werd.com

Unfold & Go with HIMO’s Commuter-Ready Z20 E-Bike

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

The foldable, space-saving design of the HIMO Z20 e-bike offers dual-mode riding, allowing you to switch instantly between your own human power and variable levels of pedal-assist up to full e-power with up to 60 miles of range and speeds up to 15mph. It has dual disk brakes, a 6-speed Shimano drivetrain and a 250W rechargeable battery integrated into the frame. A funded Indiegogo.

Triumph Introduces The Trekker, Its First-Ever E-Bike at werd.com

Triumph Introduces The Trekker, Its First-Ever E-Bike

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

British motorsport heritage doesn’t quite jump out at you with this Triumph but the brand’s debut e-bike is definitely a performer. For commuting, fitness & fun, the forthcoming aluminum-frame Triumph Trekker is designed for everyday riding but features premium components from Shimano and RockShox, as well as its high-performing Shimano e-drive. An integrated 504Wh battery powers the drivetrain through all 10-speeds and delivers a range north of 90-miles on a full charge.

Tag Tees Up with Connected Golf Edition 2020 Smart Watch at werd.com

Tag Tees Up with Connected Golf Edition 2020 Smart Watch

Posted in Golf and Men's Watches and Sporting Gear

Tag Heuer built some solid improvements into its updated Connected Golf Edition 2020 smart watch. It still features TAG’s outstanding golf app but now features a powerful Snapdragon 3100 chip plus 8GB of storage & 1GB of RAM for seamless, real-time course data, scoring and stats. Premium materiality and design details, like the 18-hole counter etched in the bezel, blend premium styling with impressive tech. The app offers tracking and detailed mapping and hazards, plus guidance on driving for 40,000 golf courses worldwide.

Gogoro’s Eeyo 1 E-Bike is an Agile Commuter at werd.com

Gogoro’s Eeyo 1 E-Bike is an Agile Commuter

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

With a lightweight carbon fiber frame that features a no-seat-tube design, Gogoro’s Eeyo 1 e-bike merges commuter utility with a ride-focused feel and the convenience of pedal assist. Weighing just 27 pounds, it is on the lighter end, with its 250W motor and 123Wh battery all bundled into the rear hub. Top speed is 20MPH with a range between 40 and 55 miles.

Garmin’s Tacx Neo 2T Smart Trainer Feels Kinda Real at werd.com

Garmin’s Tacx Neo 2T Smart Trainer Feels Kinda Real

Posted in Bike and Equipment and Sporting Gear

To more closely mimic the feel of an outdoor ride, Garmin went deep on the update and redesign of the Tacx Neo 2T smart cycling trainer. The form factor itself was stiffened for truer performance running a new flywheel and axle that accommodates more different bikes. And the improved motor now delivers 2200 watts of power. Programmed to instantly react to speed, changes in inclination up to 25 % grade, and reproducing the feel of surfaces like cobblestone, it almost feels like the real thing.

Specialized Rolls Out Lightweight Turbo Vado SL E-Bike at werd.com

Specialized Rolls Out Lightweight Turbo Vado SL E-Bike

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

The latest e-bike from Specialized has evolved to balance lightweight efficiency and impressive power. Soon to be available with multiple power options, the Turbo Vado SL is 40% lighter than similar e-bikes—weighing just 33-pounds—offering pedal-assist speeds up to 28 MPH and a very respectable range of up to 80 miles. It features an integrated, frame-mounted motor and battery that also offers an optional range extender to add another 40 miles of commuting power.

Smooth Operator: Thousand’s Heritage Bike Helmet at werd.com

Smooth Operator: Thousand’s Heritage Bike Helmet

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Streamlined, smooth and easy on the eyes, Thousand’s Heritage Bike Helmet is the antithesis of the pointy, perforated space helmet you definitely don’t want to wear on your casual Sunday bike ride. Available in a variety of retro-inspired colors and designs, the lightweight Heritage helmet is CPSC, ASTM F1492, & CE EN1078 safety certified, and features 7 subtle vents and a one-handed magnetic closure.

EyeRide HUD Makes Your Helmet Smarter at werd.com

EyeRide HUD Makes Your Helmet Smarter

Created by ex-BMW & Airbus optics and photonics engineers, the EyeRide HUD is a portable heads-up display that makes any helmet smart. Lightweight and powered by a Sony OLED, it is a patented all-in-one device with safe, hands-free functionality that helps you keep your eyes on the road. Approved for use in the U.S., Canada, & Europe, it provides a sharp, easy-to-read display that is infinitely safer than trying to use a smartphone while touring on 2 wheels. A funded Kickstarter.

Litelok Flexi-U Silver Makes Locking Up Easier & More Secure at werd.com

Litelok Flexi-U Silver Makes Locking Up Easier & More Secure

Posted in Bike and Gear for Men and Sporting Gear

With a flexible design that lets you lock your bike onto virtually anything, the Litelok Flexi-U Silver is an updated and upgraded U-Lock boasting patented technologies. The Patented Boaflexicore strap offers test-proven security while its patent-pending downward ‘line of sight’ locking mechanism and hardened aerospace-grade steel lock casing will make a bike thief think twice before messing with your ride. Available in 2 sizes: Regular (640g), Large (730g).

TaylorMade Truss Putters Look Like Nothing Else at werd.com

TaylorMade Truss Putters Look Like Nothing Else

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

TaylorMade’s new Truss putters are designed to offer added stability and improved feel. The triangular truss-shaped design creates multiple contact points, to reduce the amount of unsupported mass and deflection at impact. That translates to truer putts. Adjustable sole weights are also available allowing golfers to customize their putter, achieving precise head weights and CG positioning. Available February 14.

Jeep Introduces All-Terrain QuietKat e-Bike at werd.com

Jeep Introduces All-Terrain QuietKat e-Bike

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Jeep makes Jeeps, so they enlisted Colorado-based e-bike maker QuietKat for their first foray into 2-wheeled vehicles. It’s an all-terrain, all-electric ride powered by a 750 Watt motor. It’s got 4.8” fat tires for tackling extreme terrain & the Rock Shox-built Fire-Link suspension gives it all the off-road capability you’d expect from a vehicle bearing the Jeep logo. Due out June 2020.

Nurvv Insoles Optimize Running Data At the Source at werd.com

Nurvv Insoles Optimize Running Data At the Source

For runners seeking to increase speed, improve their stride mechanics and remain uninjured, Nurvv Insoles are made for you. These connected footbeds feature 32 digital sensors that measure & track running data right at the source—your feet. Measuring cadence, step length, foot strike, pronation and asymmetry, they keep you informed. An app-based coaching component uses your data to provide personalized feedback, coaching, & custom workouts to help you improve.