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December 5, 2018

Ok, so they're not technically holiday lights, but they'd make a great present for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, or even Festivus.

No matter what you do (or don't celebrate), giving the gift of being highly visible in traffic is the perfect way to tell special someone that you really do care about them.

Knog Blinder Mini Dot:

The smallest, lightest, and most cost efficient set of USB rechargeable lights we offer. Available individually or as a set.

  • 100% waterproof and dustproof, to a standard IP67
  • Materials: UV resistant industrial grade silicone and a tough polycarbonate housing
  • 5 light modes; steady, strobe flash, fading flash, Lightning flash and ECO flash

$30
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Lumos Helmet:

Lumos is the world's first bicycle smart helmet to beautifully integrate front, rear, and turn signal lighting all in one sleek, safe helmet. With super adjustability, it's one size fits all. New and improved with Apple Watch gesture control for turn signals.

Now available in 2 versions:

Lumos Kickstart Lite -

  • Front and rear lights

  • USB rechargeable

  • Smartphone app to monitor battery life

  • Weatherproof

  • CPSC Safety Certified

Lumos Kickstart -

  • All the above plus...

  • Handlebar-mounted bluetooth turn signal controller

  • Automatic brake light under hard braking

  • Optional gesture control of the turn signals through an Apple Watch (watch not included)

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Knog PWR Commuter:

For those who prefer a true "headlight," the PWR Commuter packs 450 lumens to offer full road visibility. It's nifty secondary function as a power bank allows you to charge your electronics while on the go.

Includes the option to program your brightness and runtime (through ModeMaker app), then use your remaining battery to charge your devices.

$60
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Knog Blinder Lights:
 

Looking to be seen at night? These super bright 80 lumen front and 44 lumen rear blinder lights ensure just that. Featuring USB rechargeable batteries and replaceable silicon attachment bands, these lights are bound to become a staple in your commuting lineup.

Choose from front, rear, or both in the drop-down menu.

$45
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Lezyne Compact Light:

The Lezyne is ultra compact and includes an integrated lens button for ease of use, storage, and transport. A stretchy band and secure plastic clip allow attachment on your clothes, bag, or bike.

  • Aluminum body with LED light
  • Silver or Black
  • White front LED / Red rear LED
  • Solid beam runs for 30 hours
  • 4 flash modes run for 60 hours each
  • Attaches via stretch strap or clip
  • Runs on CR2032 watch-style batteries
  • Only 22 grams

$15
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Safety Pizza:

Not quite a light, but the newest item of the bunch and worth a mention is the absolute safest slice on the market: The Safety Pizza. These high-vis safety reflectors are universal fit and constructed of completely waterproof, high performance, non-fraying material.

  • Made in LA
  • Super safe
  • Not Edible

$20
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Fully Lighted Mission Bike:

So maybe you're looking for something bigger – much bigger. Like, a bike that comes with fully integreated lighting level of bigger. Perfect. We offer that so long as you're available for local pickup in SF. Simply head to our builder (linked below) and start designing.

*Please also keep in mind that we do have a projected 4 week turnaround for custom bikes.*

  • Designed by you
  • Built in San Francisco
  • Local pickup only

Start your design here.

 

Didn't see the perfect gift for your cyclist? We've got plenty more gifts (that aren't lights) where that came from – our web store! Click here to see the full collection.

December 3, 2018

Limiting your spending this holiday season shouldn't mean limiting your options.

That's why we've rounded up 10 of our favorite cyclist-centric gifts that all come in at under $30. At these prices, you should be able to displace a few friends off the naughty list.

1. Safety Pizza:

Introducing the absolute safest slice on the market. These high-vis safety reflectors are universal fit and constructed of completely waterproof, high performance, non-fraying material.

  • Made in LA
  • Super safe
  • Not Edible

$20
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

2. The Smallest Wall Rack:

For when you're trying to hang something other than mistletoe this winter.

Some bike storage solutions tend to be expensive and quite large – this is not one. The Clug is small, cost-efficient, and sets up in mere minutes.

  • Fits tire width of 23mm-28mm
  • Mounting hardware included

$15
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

3. Leather U-lock Holster:

Say goodbye to the sound of a u-lock clanking on your bike frame and hello to a simple but effective upgrade to your steed.

Don't have a Brooks style saddle with built-in loops? No worries. Simply select the holster color of your preference from the drop down menu, and click the option that includes saddle loops. They go on easy, and stay on strong.

100% genuine leather
Handmade in Montreal

$30
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

4. Crankbrothers F10 Multi Tool:

Looking good. Seriously, this is the best looking tool we could find at a beyond reasonable price. It's sleekly designed case houses an array of tools ready to save your ride and even features a built-in bottle opener to sweeten the deal.

The F10 includes:

  • hex wrenches: #2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8
  • screwdrivers: phillips #2, flat #1
  • torx: t-25
  • discreet bottle opener
  • 94g weight
  • 5 year warranty

5. Gem S Compact Pump:

This lightweight and compact (6.9 in) pump features a convertible head for Presta or Schrader valves, and a high volume/high pressure air switch. Guaranteed to put you at ease when stashed in your bag along with a tube and tire lever set. Perfect for commutes or longer weekend rides.

  • 130 psi / 9 bar maximum
  • 131 g

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

6. Mission Bicycle Shop Patches:

Our all new shop patches are an easy way to adorn everything from hoodies to messenger bags with our prestigious logo.

  • 1.5" x 3.5"
  • Iron on backing

$5
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

7. SF Cycling Cap:

The name says it all.

Side panels feature the world famous Golden Gate Bridge.

Made in Garden Grove, California, of cotton. One size fits all.

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

8. Soma Sutro Cap:

A crowd favorite at the shop, this cap features a typical scene in the city we call home: The Sutro Tower "towering" above a sea of SF fog.

Side panels feature the Soma logo.

Made in Garden Grove, California, of cotton. One size fits all.

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

9. Musguard Fenders:

The smallest, smartest temporary fender we've ever seen is now available in both front and rear options.

Installation takes seconds, and the lightweight plastic rolls for easy storage in your bag, on the bike, or even on your body. No tools or hardware needed. Simply unroll, attach and you're protected from road water.

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

10. Good ol' Fashioned Gift Card:

Too many options? This could be the perfect gift. Gift cards are good for anything from a tube to a complete Mission Bicycle, in person or online.

$25 / $50 / $100 / $500 / Complete bike

For complete bikes choose between a:

  • $500 deposit to secure a place in line. The recepient pays the balance of the bike upon delivery 
  • "No cap" for total design freedom. You pay $500 today and the balance of the bike upon delivery.

Please enter recipients name in the order comments at checkout.

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

 

Didn't see the perfect gift? Made of money and want to spend, dare we say, well over $30? We've got plenty more gifts (above and below $30) where that came from – our web store! Click here to see the full collection.

 

December 1, 2018

Does anything say "I'm a classy bike" quite like a new leather accessory? Yep, multiple leather accessories, and the cyclists in your circle deserve to be treated this holiday season.

From a shiny new Brooks saddle, to a simple but effective U-lock holster, we're confident they'll love any of the following premium leather accesories...

Brooks Slender Grips:

Brooks proves yet again that they can take any commonplace accessory and make it irresistable.

These Brooks grips come in the same three colorways traditionally offered by their B17 leather saddle line, so your bike can be all matchy matchy. They feature genuine leather wrapped around an aluminum casing that fits securely onto most any straight, cruiser, or riser style handlebar.

  • 100% genuine leather
  • Vegetable tanned
  • Made in England

$90
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Brooks B17 Saddle:

First introduced in the 1890s, Brooks leather saddles are known for contouring to their owners "rear end" after an initial break-in period – making it one of the most comfortable saddles a cyclist will ever own.

Available in honey, brown, or black, these saddles will last a lifetime when properly cared for.

  • 100% genuine leather 
  • Handmade in England

(See how a Brooks saddle is made here)

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Leather Bike Handle:

A simple leather solution to an age old problem. No longer shall cyclists live in fear of awkwardly carrying their bikes up stairs – just lift it by this convenient handle. Great looking, easy to install and even easier to use.

  • Solid Brass Fittings
  • Handmade from ethically sourced vegetable tanned leather.
  • Matches well with Brooks "brown" leather 
  • Fits up to 1.5" diameter

$24
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Saddle U-lock Holster:

 

Looking for practicality with a touch of class? This leather holster comes in two shades of brown and simply straps onto your Brooks saddle loops or pannier rack, securely fastening down your trusty u-lock while you're on the move. Say goodbye to the sound of u-lock clanking on bike frame and hello to a simple but effective upgrade to your steed.

Don't have a Brooks style saddle with built-in loops? No worries. Simply select the holster color of your preference from the drop down menu, and click the option that includes saddle loops. They go on easy, and stay on strong.

100% genuine leather
Handmade in Montreal

$30
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Belt U-lock Belt Holster:

This handmade holster keeps you quick on the draw.  

  • Fits on any belt 1 3/4" wide or less
  • Genuine leather
  • Solid brass rivets
  • Compatible with most U-Locks
  • Lock cavity is 5 1/4" long

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Plemons Double Straps:

Messenger made in San Francisco.

Previously available only to San Francisco bike messengers, Casey Plemons is finally making these legendary toe straps available to the rest of us.

Unique brass buckle design prevents strap from ever slipping. Embossed Plemons Albatross logo.

Toe cages not included.

Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

Plemons Single Straps:
 

Messenger made in San Francisco.

These are single straps modeled after Plemons beautiful double straps. If you want foot retention, but don't require the power of double straps, these are for you. Same high quality craftsmanship, durability and functionality at half the cost.

Unique brass buckle design prevents strap from ever slipping. Embossed Plemons Albatross logo.

Toe cages not included.

$30
Mission Bicycle is currently not accepting orders, please read our blog to learn more.

 

Didn't see the perfect gift? Are you vegan? We've got plenty more (non-leather) gift ideas where that came from – our web store! Click here to see the full collection.

November 20, 2018

Yep, we're discounting our bikes for a very VERY limited time. It's not a sale – it's our way of saying thanks for all your support. 

We'll be automatically applying a discount of $150 on all single speed bikes  and $200 on all 8-speed bikes purchased from 12:00am on Nov 23 (Black Friday) to 11:59pm on Nov 26th (Cyber Monday.) You buy the bike, you get the discount – it's as easy as that.

Discount is available to all customers who complete their purchase within the time frame noted above, and will not be limited to one bike per person or anything silly like that.

So if you've been waiting to buy a bike...

You'd better get designing now.