Chronicles

Chronicles

Introducing Vanhelga

Today we are thrilled to introduce Vanhelga - our tubeless-ready fatbike tire.

Jay Petervary’s Arrowhead 135 Victory In Photographs

45North sponsored rider and Alaska Iditasport 350 record-holder, Jay Petervary, won his first Arrowhead 135 in some of the most extreme conditions the event has seen. We were there to follow Jay along the entire course and create a photo documentary of the experience. You will want to start at the beginning and read the captions all the way to the end. Thanks to Mike “Kid” Riemer from Salsa Cycles for guiding us around the best spots of the course. Enjoy!

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Jay Petervary Prepares for Arrowhead 135

45North sponsored rider and Iditabike 350 record-holder, Jay Petervary, has been busy preparing for the Arrowhead 135 in Northern Minnesota. Read more to learn about how he prepares to ride for several hours in temperatures that push -30°F, much like they will be Monday morning when the race starts in International Falls.

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45North Extends Warranty on Fasterkatt Shoes

At 45North we are committed to delivering the ultimate in cold-weather cycling equipment. Recently, we have experienced a small number of broken zippers on our new shoe, the Fasterkatt.

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Zipper Care and Use

Zippers are a clean and simple way close the outer shell of technical footwear and clothing products. We YKK zippers on the Fasterkatt and Wölvhammer because they do an excellent job sealing the outer boot while also allowing the user to get their feet in and out. Like anything, zippers are complicated mechanisms that require proper use and care to keep them working well.

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