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The All-Electric Juiced Scorpion Looks Like a Modern Moped at werd.com

The All-Electric Juiced Scorpion Looks Like a Modern Moped

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Juiced Bikes is a local San Diego brand building rad little e-bikes that merge the looks of a moped with the zero-emission silence of an electric powertrain. Their Scorpion model is available in two power options, a 750-watt & a 1000-watt, delivering ranges of 45 and 75 miles, respectively and as Class 2 e-bikes, pedal & throttle-assisted speeds up to 20MPH.

The Karoo Cycling Computer Makes Your Data Look Dope at werd.com

The Karoo Cycling Computer Makes Your Data Look Dope

The Karoo from Hammerhead is an easy-to-use Android-powered cycling GPS computer with a robust feature set and elegant, easy-to-use interface. It features a 3.5-inch color touchscreen made of military-grade Gorilla Glass and a 3200 mAh battery, the largest on the market, delivering 15-hours of continuous run-time. Syncs seamlessly with cadence sensors and power meters as well as apps like Strava.

Wilson & NFL Celebrate 100 Years of Pro Football with NFL 100 The Duke Ball at werd.com

Wilson & NFL Celebrate 100 Years of Pro Football with NFL 100 The Duke Ball

Posted in Equipment and Sporting Gear

Throughout American sports history, no brand has partnered with a league longer than Wilson and the NFL. And to celebrate 100 years of the NFL, they created the NFL 100 The Duke football – the closest you can get to the official ball of the 100th season. Made in the USA, this Official Size, 100% Horween leather ball is similar in feel to the original that’s graced the field with football greats past and present. It features commemorative NFL 100 branding as well as Wilson’s trademark on every panel—just like their real game balls.

The Specialized Enduro 29er Rolls Over Everything at werd.com

The Specialized Enduro 29er Rolls Over Everything

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Specialized has created a whole new range of versatile, full suspension bikes. The all-new carbon frame Enduro range borrows from their DH bike designs to create geometry that works as well for climbing as it does on nasty descents. Available only in 29er tire sizing, they are purpose built for speed and control. Choose from 4 models including the fully dipped S-Works model.

Form Goggles Introduce Swimming’s First Smart Display at werd.com

Form Goggles Introduce Swimming’s First Smart Display

Form has created the only swim goggles with a smart display to deliver all your swim workout data, live in the water. Metrics like split times, distance, and more are displayed as you swim with info appearing right before your eyes on the inside of the lens. Developed in collaboration with top competitive swimmers and coaches, these goggles give water athletes all the data they need to stay on top of their training.

This New Juiced CrossCurrent S2 E-Bike Is Fast & Fun at werd.com

This New Juiced CrossCurrent S2 E-Bike Is Fast & Fun

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Having the best name in the E-bike business wasn’t enough for the crew at Juiced. So they went ahead & juiced-up their flagship commuter bike with a more powerful 52-volt battery and a 750-watt Bafang hub drive motor that senses torque and cadence. The result is a fun, nimble bike with a 50-to-100 mile range. The top speed on throttle-only mode is 20MPH; any effort on your part—with pedal assist—increases riding range.

Mongoose Rolls Out a Very 80s <i>Stranger Things</i> BMX at werd.com

Mongoose Rolls Out a Very 80s Stranger Things BMX

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Back in the 80s, riding a Mongoose meant you were radical. Riding one today—completely brand-new & period correct—would prove it. And now you can! The Mongoose Stranger Things 3 Freestyle is modeled after Max’s bike in Season 3 of your favorite Netflix series. It’s got the shiny chrome frame, Mag wheels, even a headlight for night riding. Fits riders up to 5-feet.

Jones’ Lightweight Utility Trouper is the New Golf Bag Dad Deserves at werd.com

Jones’ Lightweight Utility Trouper is the New Golf Bag Dad Deserves

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

The Utility Trouper from Oregon-based Jones Sports, is a hardworking stand bag loaded with the features you need to play your best. At 5 pounds, it’s a half-pound lighter than the previous model. Its 5-way top with integrated easy-grab handle keeps you moving across all terrain, you can choose double or single-strap carry with a lumbar cushion for comfort, there’s a mesh pocket for your phone & bluetooth speaker, and yes, there’s an insulated beverage pocket.

The Apple-Approved SmartHalo Cycling Computer Gets a Refresh at werd.com

The Apple-Approved SmartHalo Cycling Computer Gets a Refresh

Posted in Bike and Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

With its big, bold display & super-simple interface, the SmartHalo 2 is a powerful, easy to use cycling computer and more. The patented Luminous Halo lighting gives you visuals—on performance metrics: speed, distance, calories, elevation, CO2 saved and time, & turn-by-turn navigation. It also features a 110dB security alarm, a light, and voice assistant. This is a funded Kickstarter.

Nua Electrica E-Bike Looks Normal and Doesn’t Need Manual Charging at werd.com

Nua Electrica E-Bike Looks Normal and Doesn’t Need Manual Charging

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

The secret to the clean lines and decidedly “normal bike” look of the hand-built Nua Electrica is the Zehus BIKE + system—a lightweight (6 lb.) and compact e-bicycle motor-and-battery combo that replaces a standard rear hub. It’s a 250w unit paired with a 160wh self-charging battery pack that delivers 90km of range on assist & up to 30 km on full power assist at max speed of 15MPH. With its premium titanium frame, silent belt drive, and Ti parts from fork, stem, bars, post & beyond, the Electrica brings a fresh aesthetic to e-bike design.

Electra Rolls Out New Café Racer-Inspired E-Bike at werd.com

Electra Rolls Out New Café Racer-Inspired E-Bike

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With retro styling inspired by 60s-era café racers, the Café Moto Go from Electra Bikes combines a timeless look with the latest in e-bike tech. Its low-friction Gates Carbon Belt Drive is powered by a mid-mounted Bosch Performance Speed motor and in-tube 500 Wh battery—enough juice for speeds up to 28 mph. A bullet headlamp lights the way & a Bosch Purion trip computer logs your miles.

TaylorMade Updates Its Original One Mini Driver at werd.com

TaylorMade Updates Its Original One Mini Driver

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

Paying homage to TaylorMade’s Original One driver which debuted 40 years ago, the brand has revived the unique club. This is the 3rd version of the club and far from a throwback, as it features multiple new materials, a face-flex enhancing sole slot, an adjustable hosel and “Twist Face” design. This big little driver bridges the gap between oversized drivers and a 3-wood to give players more options for using the ideal club for the shot.

TrackMan 4: The Ultimate Golf Training & Data Tool at werd.com

TrackMan 4: The Ultimate Golf Training & Data Tool

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

A launch monitor provides analytics on what happens to a golf ball when it’s struck by a club. The Trackman 4 takes the data to a ridiculous new level, utilizing a dual radar system to track everything the club does before, during, and after impact – from club path and face angle to swing direction and spin loft. The other radar system tracks the full ball flight – from launch to landing and everything in between; including launch angle, spin rate and curvature.

Hydro Flask Introduces Journey Series Hydration Packs at werd.com

Hydro Flask Introduces Journey Series Hydration Packs

As one of the most popular and visible water bottle brands, Hydro Flask is now moving into other forms of portable hydration, namely backpacks with bladders. The Journey Series hydration packs combine versatile & well-designed high performance day-packs with an insulated 3-liter hydration system that uses Cold Flow technology to keep water cold for over four hours. Choose from a 10-liter or 20-liter model.

The Titleist TS4 Driver Kills the Spin at werd.com

The Titleist TS4 Driver Kills the Spin

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

Reducing ball spin on your drives makes them go longer & straighter. And if spin is your fatal flaw, Titleist has your new driver. The TS4 is a spin-killer that made its PGA Tour debut this week at the Valero Texas Open. With a smaller, classic pear-shaped head, & lighter, variable-thickness face, this driver moves faster, which shifts weight to minimize spin. The TS4 will be available in 8.5-, 9.5- and 10.5-degree versions & features a 16-position SureFit adjustable hosel, allowing players to change the loft and lie angle of the club.

Taylormade’s TP5 Pix Balls Give You The Visual at werd.com

Taylormade’s TP5 Pix Balls Give You The Visual

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

The new TP5 Pix from Taylormade is more than just another colorful golf ball. Based on the brand’s pro-level performance 5-piece tour ball, the TP5 Pix features bold colors and graphic patterns that help serious golfers get a visual on how their ball is rotating—primarily on the green. See what you’ve been missing.

Bontrager Just Created the Safest Bike Helmet Ever at werd.com

Bontrager Just Created the Safest Bike Helmet Ever

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Trek Bikes’ Bontrager brand just released a cycling helmet that may just be the safest bike helmet ever made. It features a new technology called WaveCel developed by the Bontrager product team with the help of an orthopedic surgeon and a biomechanical engineer. Through extensive testing, this technology is credited with making the WaveCel series helmets 48X more effective at preventing concussions.

Tomorrow’s Tennis Racket is Here Today: The Wilson Clash 100 at werd.com

Tomorrow’s Tennis Racket is Here Today: The Wilson Clash 100

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Wilson’s latest innovation in the evolution of the tennis racket is the Clash, a groundbreaking design that combines two new technologies. FreeFlex, a proprietary carbon construction that enables the frame to bend both horizontally and vertically. StableSmart balances out this increased flexibility—it’s unique frame geometry allows the Clash to bend only where it’s designed to, providing the rigidity that intense play demands. The new racket launches with 2 models, the Clash 100 and slightly heavier Clash 100 Tour.