Everyone knows Brooks for the kind of leather-based ergonomics that form to your physique over time, however their new Ergonomic Leather-based Grips purpose to ship comparable consolation out-of-the-box, whereas matching your traditional styling. Including to an intensive leather-based and cambium rubber mixture of each flat bar & drop bar grip choices, the ergo leather-based grips appear to be the final holdout in getting a matchy-matchy set of contact factors to your Brooks-equipped bike…
Brooks flat bar Ergonomic Leather-based Grips
For greater than a decade, Brooks already had slim & fats (slender & plump, technically) spherical leather-based grips for upright bars and extra not too long ago pure leather-based bar tape for drop bars – and Cambium rubber variations of all of these. However the one leather-based one lacking, that was solely accessible in rubber, had been their vast ergonomic grips – good for longer excursions and cruises. Lacking now not.
Now, you get the identical pure leather-based that may age and patina below your butt, additionally comfortably turning into distinctive below your sweaty palms, too.
So, the brand new Brooks Ergonomic Leather-based Grips take the acquainted and cozy pressure-relieving wing form of their rubber analog and canopy it in a pure vegetable-tanned leather-based to match your leather-based Brooks saddle. The grips do nonetheless function a hard-wearing rubber encompass and finned rubber underside for all-weather grip. They usually get silver anodized alloy endcaps and a traditional inboard alloy lock-on ring to maintain the grips firmly in place.
Brooks Ergonomic Leather-based Grips – Pricing & choices
The brand new grips are available three traditional Brooks leather-based shades – honey, brown & black – to match your saddle. The 130mm grip units promote for $85 / 85€, or there’s additionally a 130mm/100mm shortened model to work with the grip-shift-style controls of your internally-geared hub.
Get them now direct by way of Brooks, or by way of their common retailers.