Blackburn Cinch and Wayside water bottle bike cagesGreat new water bottle cages from Blackburn Design.

Trying to save weight? The Blackburn Cinch carbon fiber cage (pictured, upper photo) weighs in at 16g and keeps a slim, minimalist design. Available in matte black, gloss black, matte red, gloss red, white, and orange. MSRP is $60.

If you're short on space on your MTB frame for an additional bottle because of the shock, the Blackburn Wayside Side Entry cage (pictured, lower photo) is a great option. Whether you're a righty or a lefty, this water bottle cage allows for either left or right-hand side access. We have these in black, white, and red (shown), also comes in yellow and orange (not shown). MSRP is $20.


Brooks Cambium C15 saddles and Microbibre bar tapeGifts of style and comfort from Brooks England.

The new Brooks Cambium C15 saddles have no break in period (unlike the original leather models of Brooks saddles), they're naturally flexible thanks to the vulcanized rubber and cotton canvas. Waterproof too! Available in two widths and color choices:

  • Narrow width (measures to 150cm) in Brown and Black (carved version) - MSRP $180
  • Wide width (measures to 170cm) in Natural (carved version) and Black - MSRP $180

Add some style to your drop bars! Brooks Microfibre Bar tape comes in Honey, Black and Brown. All colors are in stock at both our Live Oak and Tustin locations, MSRP is $30.


Smith Forefront MIPS helmets at The Path Bike ShopA full-coverage helmet ideal for all-mountain riding or racing.

Our staff really love the new Smith Forefront MIPS helmet! It's a low volume helmet with ventilated protection that fully integrates with your sunglasses, goggles, light, or POV camera.

New construction from Smith give the Forefront helmet optimal venting with increased airflow and better temperature regulation, resulting in fog-free vision and improved impact resistance. Add to that the MIPS technology for even more protection from impact. This helmet offers great comfort without sacrificing any protection.

Forefront MIPS colors include matte black, matte cement, matte white, and matte neon orange. Sizing runs S, M, or L.

Plenty of colors and sizes now in stock! MSRP is $220.


Shimano AM5 MTB SPD cycling shoesShimano's new 2016 gravity shoe lineup was developed in conjunction with the Atherton DH racing family.

The Shimano AM5 offers a great looking street-inspired style, equally at home in skate parks, trail parks and everywhere in between. These SPD-compatible cycling shoes have a lightweight comfortable foot cushion for a platform that’s ideal for both walking and riding.

Currently in stock: sizes 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, and 46 in Tustin, sizes 43, 44, 45, 46 at the Live Oak shop.


  • Tough synthetic leather with raised rubber out sole for foot protection
  • Asymmetric mid-top design and padded tongue protects your foot
  • Hook & Loop single strap secures and protect your laces
  • Ultra grip rubber sole with optimized stiff glass fiber reinforced shank plate
  • Comes in sizes EU40-48
  • MSRP is $99.99

Seasonal weight Merino wool socks from GiroKeep your feet cozy and warm during your winter road and off-road rides.

Seasonal weight Merino wool socks from Giro! In a 6" cuff length, they're thin enough to fit inside your cycling shoe and durable enough to wear either on or off-road. Plus, Merino wool is naturally resistant to odors, and helps to wick moisture away from your skin. The perfect sock for varying conditions.

  • Winter Merino wool in Lime/Blue - MSRP is $20
  • Seasonal Merino wool in Lime/Gray - MSRP is $16
  • Hightower Merino wool (knee high) - MSRP is $20


FiveTen Freerider Contact MTB shoe for men and womenGreat new colors and updated styles from FiveTen.

FiveTen Freerider Contact is an updated version of the previous Freerider VXi. This flat pedal cycling shoe features Stealth® Mi6™, FiveTen's softest and grippiest rubber compound yet. The stiff midsole and added toe protection keep your feet safe and supported, and the treadless Contact Outsole™ under the ball of the foot allows for quick, on-the-fly adjustments without lug interference. The synthetic upper shaves weight to make the Freerider Contact the lightest Freerider shoe in the line.

In men's (shown in dark grey/orange, MSRP is $130) and women's (shown in shock green/onix, MSRP is $110) sizing.


FiveTen Impact XV!The FiveTen Impact VXI downhill MTB flat pedal shoe features FiveTen's softest, stickiest rubber compound yet. The Stealth® Mi6™ was designed for flat pedal riders who want the benefits of riding platform pedals without giving up the gripping performance of clips. The new synthetic upper keeps the weight of the shoe lightweight, and dries overnight so you will always be ready to ride. Shown in granite, available in a full range of men's sizes. MSRP is $150.

CrankBrothers Mallet E clipless mountain bike pedalThe ultimate clipless pedal for enduro riding and racing.

The new CrankBrothers Mallet E pedal has a lot of great design features for the rigors of enduro trail riding:

  • concave platform for secure foothold, adjustable pins per side for grip
  • traction pad technology with customizable interface
  • ribbed body for better traction when unclipped
  • chamfered edges to reduce rock-strikes
  • 52mm q-factor for maneuverability on tight trails
  • 4-sided entry
  • superior mud shedding
  • customizable float & release angle
  • premium bearings & double seal system

Weighing in at 419g per pair (according to CrankBrothers website) and available in electric blue. We've got two in stock! MSRP is $165.


2016 RockShox Lyrik forkFirst one in the shop!

It's the 2016 RockShox Lyrik RCT3 suspension fork, with lots of updates for 2016.

  • New chassis design, featuring tapered legs and a taller brace for stiffness
  • Travel: 150mm – 180mm (150, 160mm 29″, 160, 170, 180mm 27.5″)
  • 35mm chassis
  • 15mm axle
  • Weight (from SRAM): 2005g 27.5″ / 2032g 29″
  • Torque Cap and standard wheel cap compatible
  • ‘Fast Black’ upper tubes
  • New Solo Air spring with ‘plusher initial stroke’ thanks to increased negative air volume
  • Now with SKF wiper seals and Charger Damper cartridge seal for ‘extended service intervals’

The Lyrik is available for wheel sizes 27.5″ or 29″. Pictured here is a 170mm travel fork for 27.5" wheels. Weighing in at 4.4 pounds on our shop scale. MSRP is $1030.


Industry Nine TORCH Classic MTB Hubs with Boost SpacingAdvantages of the Torch hub mechanism: low drag, low weight, and the ultimate in axle compatibility.

Industry Nine Torch Classic MTB hubs are the solution for any rider seeking a high engagement flanged hub with easy endcap compatibility, to build into a high-performance wheelset.

These are some of the first high end hubs we have in stock for the new boost 148 spacing. They fit the new Santa Cruz 5010 and Bronson, the Kona Honzo AL, the Pivot 429 Trail, and many other new bike models.

Convert your I9 Torch front hub to boost spacing. MSRP is $20.

Want a wheelset already built? Here's the I9 Enduro wheelset, 27.5" wheel size with 12x148 Boost spacing on the rear. Rims measure at 31.5mm outer/26mm inner width to provide more volume and support for tires, and have a tubeless ready profile. MSRP is $1210.

iXS XULT MTB helmetGreat new full face helmet options from 100% and from a new brand in our shop - iXS.

The iXS XULT helmet is a great full face helmet option for enduro and light downhill riding and racing. Nice and lightweight, and has great air flow.


  • FRP, Fiber Reinforced Polymer shell
  • Xrail, integrated Xmatter absorption foam
  • Vortex, in-moulded aeration
  • EPR, Emergancy Padding Release
  • Adjustable visor
  • Washable padding
  • Double-D safety closeure
  • +/-1100g - EN1078 & U.S. CPSC certified
  • Available size: SM 53-56cm, ML 57-59cm, ML 60-62cm
  • MSRP is $349



Lezyne Mini GPS and Super Drive 1200XXL bike lightSome great new arrivals from Lezyne.

The Lezyne Mini GPS is the perfect minimalist cycling computer. It's super easy; just turn it on, press start, and go. No sensors required to set up, easy-to-read display, and only three buttons to operate all functions.

It's easy to track your rides too - an optimized GPS recording system stores up to 100 hours of data and can be easily accessed via flash drive technology. Rides are saved as .fit files for cross-compatibility with third-party apps like Strava™ and TrainingPeaks®. MSRP is $139.


The Lezyne Super Drive 1200 XXL is a high-performance LED cycling light at a great price point. This great light is powerful, durable, lightweight, and inexpensive compared to many bike lights in this category. Features include a rechargeable advanced Li-Ion battery that gives superior run time, plus optional Overdrive Race Mode toggles between Overdrive and Economy modes only.

  • MAX LUMENS: 1200
  • WEIGHT: 247g (without hard mount)
  • RECHARGE TIME: 8.5hrs (1A) / 5hrs (2A)
  • MSRP is $119.99

Lezyne bike lights


Even MORE Lezyne lights, there's one for every budget (pictured, left):

Micro Drive 400 XL - $49.99
Macro Drive 600 XL - $69.99
Power Drive 900 XL - $99.99
Super Drive 1200 XXL - $119.99
Deca Drive 1500 XXL - $149.99

Speed Tuned Carbon HD wheelsetSta-Tru Wheels were established in 1984, and released their own private label Sta-Tru and Speed Tuned lines of hubs, rims and complete wheels in 2010.

The Speed Tuned Carbon HD Wheelset was developed for all-mountain and enduro riding. The Carbon HD series rim is 33mm high with a 28mm outer width and 22mm inner width.
Built with Sta-Tru's Speed Tuned Super 6 series hubs, DT Swiss Competition Double-Butted Black Spokes and DT Swiss Silver Alloy Nipples. The Super 6 hub is a sealed cartridge bearing hub with 24 points of engagement (15 degrees) and a 3 pawl free hub system. Shimano & SRAM 8/9/10 speed compatible (Shimano XTR M9000 11-speed is the same width as their 10 speed cassette). The Super 6 comes with a optional SRAM XD 11-speed driver, which is sold separately.

MSRP is only $1259.99 for this sweet pair of 27.5" carbon wheels!

NiteRider bike lightsIt's the latest and greatest from NiteRider Performance Lights

No excuses to get caught in the dark without a light! There's a NiteRider bike light for every riding need, from commuting to endurance races. And there's a light to fit every budget.

  • Lumina 750 Rechargeable - MSRP is $99.99
  • Lumina 800 OLED - MSRP is $159.99
  • Pro 1400 Race - MSRP is $249.99
  • Pro 1800 Race - MSRP is $299.99
  • Pro 2800 Enduro Remote - MSRP is $399.99


Troy Lee Designs MTB glovesRiders always need new MTB gloves, or at least another spare pair. We've got a lot of new and colorful options.

Troy Lee Designs always offers a wide variety of glove styles and colors, to suit every kind of riding you do.

TLD Ace Elite Gloves in black, yellow, orange, or cyan (pictured, top) - MSRP is $36

TLD Sprint Glove in cyan, red, black, or white (pictured, lower left) - MSRP is $34

TLD Pro Glove in black, navy, or orange (pictured, lower right) - MSRP is $32


Ride 100 Percent RideFit MTB glovesRide 100 Percent RideFit gloves offer a nice lightweight, high-performance glove. Special design features enhance airflow and breathability, with a hook and loop backing and TPR Wrist Closure System to ensure proper fit. The RideFit glove comes in sizes S-XL with a bunch of different color options. MSRP is $28.

Fox Kabolt thru axle for 15mmQR forksFormerly a pro-only option, the Fox Kabolt Lightweight Thru Axle is now available to all riders.

Pro rider Geoff Kabush asked for a lighter, bolt-on axle that would allow for quick wheel changes during a race. Fox and the Racing Applications Development team answered his wish with the new Kabolt Thru Axle. Soon other FOX athletes (from enduro racers to slopestyle riders) were asking for it. FOX’s RAD program has been supplying racers with Kabolts for several years, now they are available for all riders.

XC, enduro, and slopestyle riders and racers can all benefit from these new lightweight axles. At 34.5g, the 15x100mm axle is 40g lighter than the 15QR for a 54% weight savings. Fits all Fox forks with 15QR axles.

Fox Kabolt 15mm Axle Features:

  • Available in 15x100mm and 15x110mm widths
  • 15x100mm weight: 34.5g
  • Compatible with all 15QR forks
  • Installs with a 6mm hex
  • Black axle option: MSRP is $48
  • Orange axle option: MSRP is $55

Bell Super 2R MIPS helmetNew colors for the popular Bell Super 2R, plus a new women's model!

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

The Bell Super 2R MIPS-Equipped MTB helmet (Bell's Multi-Directional Impact Protection System) takes it a step further, providing an extra layer of protection inside the helmet that rotates in order to potentially slow or reduce the amount of energy transferred to or from the head on impact. Shown here are two new colors: matte black/blue aggression and matte kryptonite. MSRP is $220.

Bell Super 2 MIPS Women's Joyride helmet


NEW THIS YEAR!!! It's the Bell Super 2 MIPS-Equipped Joy Ride Women's Collection. Extended coverage for trail riding, added MIPS protection, and two great new colors: matte gunmetal shimmer and matte white/glacier blue sonic. MSRP is $155.

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

DVO Diamond Enduro suspension forkThe latest and greatest from DVO Suspension.

The DVO Diamond Enduro fork packs all the performance of a DH fork into a 140 - 160mm trail fork. With 35mm stanchions, an industry first compression bladder cartridge, dynamic tunability, and the off the top adjustable negative spring make this the ultimate trail and enduro race fork.

Experience the diamond and forever elevate your expectations of what a trail bike is capable of.


  • Quick Range Low Speed Compression: With a quick turn of the knob, the low speed circuit is restricted providing a nice platform for climbing.
  • High Speed Compression Adjust: Loader style compression provides easy access to the piston and shims for serious tuning. High speed adjust - 24 clicks, Quick range low speed - 6 clicks.
  • OTT Off the Top: This exclusive and proven DVO design delivers precise air sprung tuning with a turn of a knob. Doubles as sag and ride height adjust.
  • Closed Cartridge Bladder System: Just like the jade rear shock, the bladder is compressed rather than expanded offering incredible small bump sensitivity.


  • Travel: 140-160mm adjustable travel via internal spacers
  • Weight: approx 2100g
  • Spring: Air
  • Wheel size: 27.5" (shown in photo) and 29" options available
  • Crown: Forged CNC hollow, 44mm offset
  • Steer Options: tapered alloy
  • Axle: 15mm QR
  • Rotor size: 160-203mm

Shown here is the DVO Diamond Enduro fork for 27.5" wheel size, in black or green. MSRP is $999.

MSW XLA-40 Air CartridgeThese C02 cartridges are big on air but light on weight.

The MSW XLA-40 Air Cartridge is an extra-large inflation canister. This 40-gram air canister is the equivalent in volume to two standard 20-gram cartridges with half the weight, plus you'll save some valuable pack space.

Fits 3/8" threaded inflators with 5mm depth from pin to edge of threading.

  • Fills one 26 x 4” tire on an 85mm rim to approximately 9 PSI
  • Fills one 29 x 2.3” tire to approximately 30 PSI
  • Fills one 700c x 32mm tire to approximately 80 PSI


New bike bling from Loaded Precision!

There's a color to match every bike color scheme you've got going on.

Loaded AmX 35 Carbon Flat Handlebars are strong, stiff, and extra wide 840mm and 9 degree backsweep. And of course, all carbon goodness. MSRP is $169.99.

Loaded AmX 35 Trail Stem has an oversized 63mm wide face plate (typical stems have a face plate width of less than 38mm) to accommodate today's 800mm or wider bars! MSRP is $79.99

Loaded X-lite QR Binder Clamps is a sleek minimalistic seatpost clamp that only adds a mere 24 grams to your overall bike weight. MSRP is $39.99.

Loaded X-lite Chainring Bolts give that extra bit of bling at an affordable price, they're compatible with Dual and Triple mountain bike cranksets.. MSRP is $19.99 for a set of 4.

Shimano 25th SPD Anniversary limited edition blue pedalsShimano celebrates 25 years of SPD.

Hard to believe that the popular SPD pedal system has been around since 1990! To celebrate the SPD 25th Anniversary, Shimano has unveiled a special, limited-edition blue pedal to commemorate the event.

The new blue Shimano PD-M990 XC pedal (top photo, MSRP is $149.99) and Shimano PD-M995 Trail pedal (lower photo, MSRP is $154.99) correspond with Shimano's top-grade XTR mountain bike group. These pedals offer improved foot stability with a wider pedal platform, and a thinner axle provides increased mud shedding.

These are in extremely limited quantities, so get yours soon before they're gone!


Surly Dirt Wizard 29er MTB TireIf you like big, beefy 29er tires, come and get 'em!

The Surly Dirt Wizard 29er version features an aggressive tread focused on traction and control in loose and varied terrain, with beveled leading edge dual row knobs in the center and well-spaced, siped edge knobs to dig into loose corners. MSRP is $90.

This massive 29er tire is in the same vein as a Maxxis High Roller or Minion. It dwarfs the Nobby Nic by comparison, as can be seen in the photo.

The Surly Dirt Wizard also comes in a 26+ size version...not currently in stock.


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