Nerd Alert podcast: A new lease on life for clothing and bags

Chatting the world of repair with Velocolour and Ortlieb.

by James Huang

photography by CyclingTips



Much of the attention on the Right to Repair movement in cycling has been concentrated on hard goods, like bikes, wheels, components, and so on. But it’s also important to remember that you can often fix clothing and bags at a nominal cost after a crash or even just due to wear and tear. Why throw it away when you can bring it back to life? In this week’s episode, we chat with two brands – Velocolour and Ortlieb – who are doing just that.

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