February 2017 Product Picks: Northwave, Bell, Silca, and Pearl Izumi
For this edition of Product Picks, U.S. technical editor James Huang is all about covering the extremities: Northwave’s radical-looking Extreme RR road shoes for your feet; Bell’s Stratus helmet, the less-expensive alternative to the Zephyr flagship model, for your head; and Pearl Izumi’s PRO Softshell Lite gloves for your hands. Silca’s novel Seat Roll Premio tool wrap perhaps doesn’t fit the theme, then, but its innovative Boa saddle attachment system could certainly be considered “extreme” for a saddle pack. Will any of them pass muster? Read on and find out.
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