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2013 Giant Anthem X 29er 0 W (Womens) Mountain Bike

2013 giant anthem x 29er 0 w womens mountain bike   2013 Giant Anthem X 29er 0 W (Womens) Mountain Bike

Giant’s booth at the Sea Otter Classic had some serious eye candy for 2013. We showed you the men’s top 29er model, the Anthem X Advanced 29er 0, and now we have the top womens bike, the 2013 Anthem X 29er 0 W.

The 2013 Giant Anthem X 29er 0 W mountain bike is the first dual suspension 29er made specifically for women.

The frame is made of ALUXX SL (aluminum), the Anthem X 29er 0 Womens 2013 still is based off previous models; Fit, Form and Function. Meaning the same geometry from the 2012 Anthem 29ers are used on the 2013′s.

Component wise, the bike features Maestro suspension, Rock Shox Reba RL Forks with Rock Shox Monarch RT shocks, Sram X7 drivetrain, and Giant’s own line for the rims, hubs, handlebar, stem and seatpost.

Giant is making a bold move and releasing the 2013 Anthem X 29er 0 Womens late…

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2012 Endura Womens Pakajak Cycle Jacket

2012 endura womens pakajak cycle jacket   2012 Endura Womens Pakajak Cycle Jacket

Ideal for women riders is the new cycle jacket called Pakajak, which is released by Endura for 2012. With its simple design, this is not for the girls who are into flashy fashion. Instead, this is for those who are simply looking for a garment that can tackle cycling requirements well.

Constructed from ripstop fabric, the Pakajak is not only showerproof but very lightweight, as well. It packs to an incredible size to fit the included drawstring bag. It has reflective details on its rear, shoulders, and sleeves, too.

For maximum breathability, the 2012 Endura Womens Pakajak Cycle Jacket has underarm mesh vents. Other features of this lightweight, showerproof, and packable jacket are elasticated cuffs, hem rear, and neck and a bonded and laser cut storm flap that come with a zip guard.

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2012 Specialized Vita Elite Womens Hybrid Commuter Bike

2012 specialized vita elite womens hybrid commuter bike   2012 Specialized Vita Elite Womens Hybrid Commuter Bike

For 2012, Specialized has a new hybrid commuter bike for women riders called Vita Elite. All-day performance is guaranteed efficient, smooth, and fast, thanks to its nine-speed Shimano triple drivetrain, ultra light and fully manipulated E5 alloy frame, and carbon fork.

With fitness geometry, the E5 alloy frame guarantees high speed from the road bike, excellent versatility, and low commotion. A forgiving ride and fast, receptive road feel is achieved by the FACT carbon/alloy fork that comes with Zertz inserts. Its Specialized Nimbus tires make the bike ideal for city or open road rides.

Featuring a flat bar, the 2012 Specialized Vita Elite Womens Hybrid Commuter Bike can tackle open roads, commuting, and exercising with confidence and maximum comfort. Other features include wide tire clearance, internal routing, tapered head tube, and rack/mudguard mounts for versatility.

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2012 Raleigh Eva 29er Womens Mountain Bikes

2012 Raleigh Eva 29er Womens Mountain Bikes   2012 Raleigh Eva 29er Womens Mountain Bikes

Raleigh Bicycles has released 29er bikes for women called the Eva 29er for 2012. The 29er bikes will come in two models, which are the Comp and the Sport. Featured by the Comp is a SR Suntour 80mm fork with lockout. It blends Tektro Draco Hydralulic brakes and Shimano Deore and Alivio in a 9-speed, too.

While it features Suntour XCR 80mm fork with lockout like the Comp, the Sport also has a Shimano Alivio 9-speed and Hayes Mechanical disc brakes. On the other hand, the Sport is a lot more affordable than the Comp.

Available in small, medium, and large, sizes, the 2012 Raleigh Eva 29er Womens Mountain Bikes caters to all women riders who love 29ers. Both bikes, which are mid to entry level with a women’s geometry, have 180mm front rotors and 165mm rear rotors.

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2012 Raleigh Capri Womens Road Bikes

2012 raleigh capri womens road bikes   2012 Raleigh Capri Womens Road Bikes

Included in the new line of bikes for women released by Raleigh Bicycles for 2012 is the Capri. Like the 2011 model of Capri, the new version gets the same geometry and a full carbon frame and fork. The four 2012 Raleigh Capri Womens Road Bikes are all available in 45, 49, 52, 54, and 56cm.

Ideal for beginners is the Capri 1.0. This starter model comes with Shimano 2300 8-speed. A step up from the 1.0 is the Capri 2.0 that comes with 8-speed. However, the 2.0 is still not with the mainstay of 10-speed and it features Shimano Sora 9-speed and FSA cranks.

With the same aluminum frame and fork, the Capri 3. 0 has a downgrade on parts to Shimano 105 10-speed for the majority of the drivetrain. The Capri 4.0 has a carbon fork with an alloy steerer, hydroformed aluminum frame, and except for brake calipers,…

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2011 Le Prince Fixed Gear Lady Frame

2011 le prince fixed gear lady frame   2011 Le Prince Fixed Gear Lady Frame

As the first Finnish-based fixed gear bicycle brand, Le Prince is proud to introduce a new product set to be released this 2011, which is called, the Lady Frame. As the name implies, these frames are tailored for the lady riders.

Moreover, it is not often that fixed gear frames are made for women. Le Prince is one of the few brands to release a frame designed for women fixed gear riders. With a specially designed geometry, the frame guarantees a more competent riding experience for women riders.

Aside from the traditional female colors, pink and white, the 2011 Le Prince Fixed Gear Lady Frame is also available in a black and white color scheme. Aside from its simple and nice aesthetics, the Lady frame guarantees strength for tough rides.

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2011 Apollo Silhouette 1.0

2011 apollo silhouette   2011 Apollo Silhouette 1.0

The new 2011 Apollo Silhouette 1.0 bike features custom geometry, lightweight triple butted tubing and tailored women’s specific components. Developed with a champion Australian cyclist, this is a completely new women’s specific alloy road range.

Its frame is a 6061 Superlite triple butted alloy, formed top and down tube, integrated head tube and replaceable derailleur hanger.The Apollo Silhouette 1.0 features a fully integrated, carbon oversized fork, FSA Orbit ahead integrated 1-1/8″” headset sealed with a cone spacer, cartridge sealed bottom bracket, KMC chain, Wellgo platform pedals with toe clip and strap, Shimano 8 speed cassette 12-25T freewheel and Shimano 2300 front and rear derailleur and shift levers.

The grips of 2011 Apollo Silhouette 1.0 bike are prologo Plaintouch genuine cork tape. Its brakes are Tektro alloy dual pivot and handlebars are Kalloy female specific with short reach and shallow drops. This bike also has Factor Road 1-1/8″” alloy head…

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