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12 Days of Christmas countdown sales at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin and Trabuco Canyon, CA

No interest financing for one year on Giant Bicycle purchases during the month of December 2014

New Arrivals

2015 Giant Reign 27.5

There's a lot of buzz out there about the new 2015 Giant Reign 27.5.

This bike is really dialed in. It offers 6.3 inches of Maestro rear suspension travel and a longer, lower chassis than its 26-inch-wheel predecessor, which improves stability and handling on rough terrain without sacrificing stiffness or adding weight. The Reign 27.5 model also features an OverDrive steerer tube design for added front-end stiffness and steering precision, along with a new 12x142 rear thru-axle design and 27.5-specific geometry. Internal cable ports give it a sleek, uncluttered look.

2015 Giant Reign 1 27.5 at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CA          2015 Giant Reign 2 27.5 at The Path Bike Shop Live Oak in Trabuco Canyon, CA

Pictured (left) is the 2015 Giant Reign 1. MSRP is $5975.

Pictured (right) is the the 2015 Giant Reign 2. MSRP is $3400.

 

Nox Composites Farlow 275 Carbon MTB Rims

Nox Composites Farlow 275 Carbon MTB RimsA new brand for us! Nox Composites were founded in 2012 and are located in Knoxville, TN. 

The Farlow 275 Carbon MTB Rims are a great AM/Enduro riding option. The Farlow has a full carbon hookless and seamless bead construction, providing stiffness and toughness at the lowest weight possible. 

  • Weight: 420g per rim
  • Hole count: 32
  • Width: 35mm external, 29mm internal
  • Rider weight limit: NONE
  • Tubeless compatible
We have one set in stock, MSRP is $479 each.

2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct MSL Series

2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 999 MSLWe've received a shipment from Rocky Mountain Bicycles with a great assortment of their 2015 Instinct series; a 130mm travel 29er that's made for long epic adventures on the trails or enduro stage races.

 

Starting at the top of the Instinct line with the 2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 999 MSL. Weighing in at a lightweight 25.4 pounds, this carbon beauty is packed with top level components. Build includes a Fox 32 Float 29 CTD Adjust Kashima fork, Fox Float CTD Kashima with remote, RaceFace Next SL carbon cranks, RaceFace Next carbon handlebar, Shimano XTR brakes, and the new Stan's Valor Carbon tubeless ready wheelset. MSRP is $8999.

 

 

 

The 2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 970 MSL (pictured, center left) has a mostly Shimano XT component group with Fox 32 Float 29 CTD fork, Fox Float CTD rear shock with remote lever, RaceFace Turbine cranks, Rockshox Reverb seatpost, and tubeless ready wheelset. We have sizes Large and XL in stock, MSRP is $5399.

The 2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 950 MSL (pictured, center right) frame has a carbon front triangle and comes in an awesome new brick red color. This build has a mixed mid-level SRAM/Shimano component group, X-Fusion Adjustable seatpost, Fox 32 29er CTD fork, Fox Float CTD rear shock, and tubeless ready wheels. We have these in Large and XXL, MSRP is $3999.

2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 970 MSL       2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 950 MSL

2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 990 MSL BC EditionLooking for something a bit more aggressive in your 29er? The 2015 Rocky Mountain Instinct 990 MSL BC Edition is set up "BC style" - in other words, with wide bars, big tires, stiff wheels, and premium suspension.

This build is definitely beefed up with RockShox Pike RCT3 29 140mm fork, RockShox Monarch RT3 custom BC valved shock, RaceFace Turbine cranks, SRAM X01 11-speed drivetrain, and Shimano XT Ice-Tec brakes. We have this awesome bike in a size XL, MSRP is $6199.

 

 

Rocky Mountain Bicycles for the Kids: Vertex 20 & 24

Rocky Mountain Vertex 24 and Vertex 20 kids bikes at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin and Trabuco Canyon, CAHere are some cool new kids bikes from Rocky Mountain Bicycles!

These bikes are lightweight, yet still durable to withstand the rigors of active kids riding on dirt or pavement. Perfect for introducing your children to a healthy lifestyle with bikes.

The Rocky Mountain Vertex 20 is not your average 20" wheel kids bike! It has hydraulic disc brakes, air fork, and 2-speed auto shift hub. MSRP is $699.99.

The Rocky Mountain Vertex 24 has a larger 24" wheel size and comes in a 13" frame size. This bike has SRAM 1:1 Trigger 9-speed shifters, Shimano Hydraulic disc brakes, and 65mm suspension fork with lockout option. The frame also includes rack and fender mounts.

We only have two of these in stock, so you'd better hurry in and snag yours before the holidays! MSRP is $849.99.

 

New from Santa Cruz: Heckler and Juliana Nevis

2015 Santa Cruz Heckler at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CAThe 2015 Santa Cruz Heckler shares the same awesome geometry as the Bronson, but in a low maintenance single pivot suspension package.

With 27.5” wheels and 150mm travel, the Heckler is a fantastic all-mountain ride. Pictured here is a size medium, MSRP is $2499.

More features:

  • • Stealth and external seatpost cable routing
  • • Full aluminum frame and swingarm
  • • Double sealed pivot for long bearing life
  • • Angular contact bearings maximize stiffness
  • • Collet axle pivot locks in place without pinch bolts
  • • 142mm rear axle spacing
  • • Threaded BB for creak-free riding and easy installation
  • • ISCG-05 tabs for chainguide compatibility

2015 Juliana Nevis D at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CAAnd for the ladies...the 2015 Juliana Nevis D.

This aluminum frame hardtail with 27.5" wheel size is a great gift idea for the woman who is looking for a lightweight option with low standover and lots of comfort.

The Juliana Nevis fits riders from 4'8" and up. Single-speed compatible too. Shown here is size XS, MSRP is $1699.

More features:

  • • A curated mix of Shimano SLX and SRAM components.
  • • Recon Gold TK 100 Fork
  • • SLX Derailleur
  • • SRAM DB1 XC Brakes
  • • Shimano Deore 2x Cranks

 

2015 BMC Speedfox SF01 29er

2015 BMC Speedfox 01 29er mountain bike at The Path Bike Shop Live Oak in Trabuco Canyon, CAHere it is, our first 2015 BMC Speedfox 01.

This super versatile, lightweight mid travel trail may just be the best-of-both-worlds 29er you've been hoping for. It's a 29er that's XC light and efficient, but has 130mm of travel (both front and rear) and slacker angles to make it a better all around trail bike.

A full carbon chassis keeps the weight down, short chain stays make the bike feel fun and playful, and the full-carbon rear triangle offers a 12x142 through-axle system and replaceable brake inserts.

This size medium bike (pictured) weighs in at 26.32 pounds (with tubes and dropper seat post). We now have sizes S, M, L, and XL available. MSRP is $6999.

 

2015 Kona Precept 200 DH

2015 Kona Precept 200 DH at The Path Bike shopWe're excited to have the new 2015 Kona Precept 200 DH in stock! It's downhill fun at a great price, with a very similar geometry to the proven Kona Operator.

Build Kit:

  • • Proven SRAM Code R brakeset
  • • RockShok Domain 200mm dual crown fork
  • • Tried and true Sun MTX 33 rims
  • • Maxxis DHF DH casing 26-inch tires

We have sizes small, medium, and large in stock. MSRP is $2999.

 

Bell Super 2R MTB Helmet

Bell Super 2R full face helmet at The Path Bike ShopExciting new arrival from Bell Helmets! Enduro and DH riders, this one's made for you.

The ultra versatile Bell Super 2R is a full-face helmet with a chin bar that can be removed to create a half shell helmet. This ultra versatile helmet bridges the gap between a half shell helmet and a dedicated full face helmet, giving riders the option to have greater coverage but without needing to carry two separate helmets.

And of course all Bell helmets are safety certified, with additional features like breakaway screws and camera mount, adjustable visor, and overbrow ventilation.

Finally! A half shell helmet for climbs and trail riding, with a full face option for the DH portion of the ride. Brilliant!

We got a huge shipment in a variety of sizes and colors. MSRP is $200.

Bell Super 2R half shell helmet with chin bar removed

 

Shimano XTR 11-Speed Drivetrain

2015 Shimano XTR 11-Speed drivetrain components at The Path Bike shop in Tustin, CAIn stock NOW! The new Shimano XTR 11-Speed drivetrain components and the newest Shimano XTR brakes are here and ready for your next dream build.

  • • Shifter - $119.99 each
  • • Cassette - $349.99
  • • Rear derailleur - $239.99
  • • Front derailleur - $119.99
  • • Cranks 26/36 - $599.99
  • • Chain - $60

 

Shimano CM-1000 Sport Camera

Shimano CM-1000 Sport CameraNew tech from Shimano!

The Shimano CM-1000 Sport Camera is Shimano's first entry into the compact sport camera category, as well as being the company’s first product introduction from its Lifestyle Gear Division. Years of research and design went into creating this lightweight and compact high-definition video camera.

The Shimano CM-1000 has many advanced connectivity options. It utilizes an iOS 6.0 and Android 4.2 app for use as a remote controller, angle monitor, a tool to change settings and video preview. Software for Windows 7 and Mac OS enables more comprehensive video editing, fish-eye view compensation, the display and integration of video and ANT+/ANT information to videos.

  • • Powerful, brilliant image-capturing camera
    • Light, compact form factor
    • Exceptional waterproof rating
    • Advanced connectivity and intelligent integration

The Shimano CM-1000 Sport Camera comes standard with the camera and lens cover, an adhesive mount and vented helmet mount, a USB cable and start up manual. MSRP is $299.99.

 

2015 Kona Raijin 29er Titanium

2015 Kona Raijin 29er titanium hardtail mountain bike frame at The Path Bike ShopThis much sought after frameset is HERE! The 2015 Kona Raijin 29er titanium hardtail weighs in at only 4 pounds for a 17" frame! Made in the USA by Lynskey Performance Designs, this one will definitely turn heads out on the trail.

  • • Kona Seamless 3-2.5 Titanium frameset
  • • Singlespeed or geared compatibility
  • • Brand new geometry
  • • Threaded 73mm BB
  • • 31.6mm seat post diameter
  • • Stealth dropper post compatibility

We have these frames available in four sizes (15", 17", 19", and 21"). MSRP is $1999.

 

2015 Kona Operator

2015 Kona Operator DH bikes at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CAThis bike has been a shop favorite for several years now.

The 2015 Kona Operator is a 200mm travel bike, frame is made from Kona DH Carbon w/6061 Aluminum Stays. It's been ridden at the Red Bull Rampage, World Cup DH events, and everything in between.

This bike also has the first new RockShox Boxxer fork in the shop!

Available here at the shop in medium and large, more sizes to come. MSRP is $3999.

Build kit:

  • • Shimano Zee Crankset w/ X9 Type 2 drivetrain
  • • Fast Black enhanced RockShox Boxxer RC 200mm fork
  • • Sun MTX 33 rims
  • • Maxxis DHF 3C DH casing 26-inch tires
  • • Available in two colors: blue or red

 

The Path Bike Shop Logo Mesh Back Cap

The Path Bike Shop logo mesh back capYou'll be stylin' with the new Path Bike Shop Mesh Back Trucker Cap! Made with cotton and polyester and mesh in the back to help keep you cool and comfortable. One size fits most, fully adjustable in the back.

Available in either green with black logo patch, or white with black logo patch, price is $18 each.

 

Ride 100 Percent MTB Gloves

Ride 100 Percent Simi and Brisker mountain bike glovesNew riding gloves from RIDE 100 Percent! The 100% brand has always been synonymous with motocross, and we really like the great products they're developing for mountain biking.

• Simi gloves are super durable, with extra protection made for gravity and enduro riders. Available in sizes S-XL. MSRP is $49.95.

• Brisker gloves are made for cooler temps. They're a low profile, insulated glove that help to keep you warm without sacrificing hand dexterity and ride control. MSRP is $29.50.

2015 Salsa Frames: El Mariachi 29er, Bucksaw Fatbike

2015 Salsa Bucksaw full-suspension fatbike frame and 2015 Salsa El Mariachi 29er steel hardtail frame at The Path Bike ShopBuild up your dream Salsa with these great new frame options.

It's a first, a full-suspension fatbike! The 2015 Salsa Bucksaw frame combines fatbike fun with full-suspension mountain bike technology. The Bucksaw alloy frame uses fatbike-specific Split Pivot™ rear suspension engineering and a high-modulus carbon fiber seatstay.

We have the Bucksaw frame available in a size large, MSRP is $1899.

 

The versatile 2015 Salsa El Mariachi 29er steel hardtail frame can be run thru-axle, geared, singlespeed, fender mount, or Rohloff dropout plates. The comfortable steel frame gives a ride quality like no other material can. Run it with front suspension or with a rigid fork to truly customize your ride.

We have the El Mariachi 29er frame in a size medium, MSRP is $699.

 

 

2015 Salsa Bikes: El Mariachi, Fargo, Blackborow

2015 Salsa El Mariachi 3 and El Mariachi Singlespeed 29ers at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CAYou can't help but have fun riding on a Salsa bike. And now there's a great variety of Salsa models here at the shop.

The Salsa El Mariachi 3 (upper photo, MSRP is $1699) or the Salsa El Mariachi Singlespeed (lower photo, MSRP is $1499) are simple, yet super versatile 29ers - run them thru-axle, geared, or singlespeed. Comfortable steel frame gives a great ride quality. Geometry offers short 430mm chainstays for control on the trail, plus alternator dropouts provide even more user-customizable geometry.

Want to build up your own ? We've got a new 2015 El Mariachi frame, size medium. MSRP is $699.

This one's a staff favorite - the Salsa Fargo. It's a unique bike with drop bars and off-road capabilities, a great option for off-road touring and bikepacking. The 2015 Salsa Fargo 3 (pictured, lower left) comes with a steel frame, SRAM 10-speed drivetrain, and alternator dropouts which allow you to run thru-axle, geared, singlespeed, fender mount, or Rohloff dropout plates. MSRP is $1699.

For off-road exploration and maximum flotation on soft surfaces, there's the new Salsa Blackborow. This fatbike was designed around the 5-inch tire platform. Build features on the 2015 Salsa Blackborow DS (pictured, lower right) include Alternator 197 thru-axle dropouts, Surly OD crankset, Bearpaw 150mm thru-axle tapered fork, stainless steel dinglespeed drivetrain with Rustbuster chain, Surly Clown Shoe rims, and Surly Lou folding tires. MSRP is $2299.

2015 Salsa Fargo 3 at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CA  2015 Salsa Blackborow Fatbike at The Path Bike Shop

 

Dakine Packs and Gloves

Dakine bike hydration packs and riding gloves at The Path Bike ShopGreat new bike gear in from Dakine

Pictured clockwise, from left:

Here's a new option to take the weight off your shoulders! The Dakine Enduro Hip Pack 9L with organizer pockets and larger storage capacity (pictured in camo print), MSRP is $50. The Dakine Hot Laps 1.5L is a slightly smaller hip pack with internal fleece lined and mesh pockets, MSRP is $35.

Dakine Sentinel riding glove combines flexibility with the protection of D3O® in the knuckles and palm. MSRP is $45.

The Dakine Drafter 12L has a 100 oz. Shape-Loc hydration reservoir with Quick Disconnect, armor carry straps, internal organizer pockets, and comfortable Air Mesh suspended back panel. MSRP is $110.

The Dakine Shuttle 6L is a great option for shuttle rides or for riders who want to travel light. It's got a 70 oz. Shape-Loc hydration reservoir, plus breathable DriMesh® back panel and shoulder straps. MSRP is $65.

 

GoPro Hero 4

GoPro Hero 4 Black and Silver Editions at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CAThe GoPro Hero 4 is the most advanced GoPro yet.

Key Hero 4 features:

  • • Control, view and share with built-in Wi-Fi + Bluetooth
  • • HiLight Tag your best moments while recording, so you can quickly find your best clips later
  • • QuikCapture convenience - one touch power and record
  • • Night Photo + Night Lapse
  • • Professional audio performance with a powerful new audio system and microphone

GoPro Fetch Dog Harness for GoPro cameras at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin, CA

 

New GoPro accessory!

The GoPro Fetch Dog Harness lets you capture the world from your dog’s point of view. Compatible with all GoPro cameras. MSRP is $59.99

 

2015 RockShox BoXXer 27.5 DH Suspension Forks

2015 RockShox BoXXer World Cup and Team DH suspension forks at The Path Bike ShopThe RockShox BoXXer has seen some major podium wins, including Steve Smith’s World Cup overall victory and Kyle Strait’s Rampage win in 2013.

The new Charger Damper design is similar to what is used on the Pike suspension fork. It's a sealed cartridge design that uses an extruded bladder filled with 3-weight oil that expands to contain the oil displaced by the fork as it moves through its travel.This design helps keep damping consistent by ensuring that no air mixes with the oil, even during rough descents.  Just like the Pike, the service interval for the BoXXer’s Charger Damper is approximately 200 hours and the bleed process can be done in just a few minutes.

The new BoXXer also features Rapid Recovery™ rebound, Fast Black stanchions and 27.5” options (pictured here).

 

A Life Of Mountain Bike Adventures Book by Hans Rey

A Life of Mountain Bike Adventures book by Hans Rey for sale at The Path Bike Shop A Life of Mountain Bike Adventures, a photo essay, offering a detailed glimpse into Hans Rey’s 25 year career as a professional mountain biker and icon, riding his bicycles in some of the most beautiful and remote places on Earth. There are highlights from the early days, Hans' latest ideas about our sport, and his non-profit charity Wheels 4 Life.

From Machu Picchu in Peru to the glaciers of the Alps, the Pyramids of Egypt, the Himalayas, to the Jungles of Borneo, experience the adventure firsthand as Hans along with fellow world-renowned cyclists explore and ride places where no one has before; meanwhile, showcasing the rich cultures and wonderful people along the way.

This collection of incredible destinations is the result of a man living his dream and inspiring others to do the same.  Get ready to be tempted, and if you can’t get away just now, sit back, relax, and get ready to enjoy the world of Hans Rey in pictures.

Makes a great gift! MSRP is $39.95, but we've got them for a special holiday rate of $34.95.

Hans Rey Mountain Bike Adventures book autographed copyLIMITED AUTOGRAPHED COPIES AVAILABLE! We've got two special copies signed by Hans Rey at each shop location. First come, first served!

  • • World-class images from top photographers
  • • 224 9"x12" pages in full color
  • • Hard bound with dust cover
  • • 17 feature chapters with essays
  • • Current and historical images from throughout Hans' career

 

2015 Giant Defy

2015 Giant Defy Advanced 1 road bike at The Path Bike Shop in Tustin CAGiant has completely redesigned the Defy road bike for 2015.

Made to suit a wide range of cyclists and their riding needs, the Defy is one of the lightest, stiffest, most versatile road bikes on the market.

For starters, we have a 2015 Giant Defy Advanced 1 in sizes medium & med/large (shown left, MSRP is $2600) and the 2015 Giant Defy Advanced 2 in sizes medium & med/large (shown below, MSRP is $2075).

2015 Giant Defy Advanced 2 road bike at The Path Bike Shop

 

 

Highlights of the new 2015 Giant Defy:

  • • Giant's lightest road frame yet - advanced grade composite frame with comfortable endurance geometry
  • • D-Fuse SL seatpost to reduce road vibration and increase compliance
  • • Seatstays narrow, and attach lower down the seat tube to help prevent vibration from traveling up to the saddle
  • • TRP Spyre mechanical disc brakes for more control in all types of weather and road conditions

 

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