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Peloton Magazine Reviews the New Lezyne GPS Line

Peloton Magazine Reviews the New Lezyne GPS Line

Peloton Magazine Reviews the New Lezyne GPS Line

Our brand new GPS computers were reviewed by Peloton, one of the most respected road magazines in the United States, in a detailed two-page article.

Peloton states, “Lezyne has given us everything we need in a GPS, nothing we don’t, and have done it with more convenience thanks to long battery life and Bluetooth connectivity for less money”

To read the full article, click on the image below. Here are the highlights:

“…Lezyne has managed to maintain its reputation for quality aesthetic and solid functionality…”

“…The most important aspect of selecting a Lezyne Super GPS is forgetting everything you know about Garmin…”

“…Without the inclusion of navigation, which is rarely used by most riders who stick to club rides and known routes, Lezyne has streamlined the unit’s size and usability, while extending run time…”

“…What the unit does, which we absolutely love, is the text and call alert…it does more than notify, it displays the text itself on your screen..”

“…Lezyne’s X-Lock mount…This is the mount an engineering company would make, much more secure than a Garmin quarter turn mount…”

“…What we find most impressive about the SUPER GPS is that Lezyne made no attempt to simply make a Garmin knock-off…”

“…Its units not only look different, but they also have been created from an entirely different philosophy…”

(quotes from Peloton issue 48)

Peloton Magazine Reviews the New Lezyne GPS Line - Full Article
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Share Your Epic Ride and Win a Super GPS! - Homering

Share Your Epic Ride and Win a Super GPS!

Share Your Epic Ride and Win a Super GPS!

Our epic Lezyne GPS World Premiere made waves this year, featuring sponsored riders Danny MacAskill, Kelly McGarry, Eric Porter, Menso de Jong, Sally Wang, as well as the Optum Pro Cycling Team. The feature followed their epic rides while they sported their Lezyne GPS units, demonstrating just how much of a punch they each pack. Whether you are a competitor, commuter or weekend warrior on the road or trail, each of our new cycling computers have something in store for you to enhance your cycling experiences…and now is your chance to win one! The contest is simple: We made our epic feature, now take a video or snap a shot next time you are out on your own epic adventure and share it with us! Be sure to also include a short explanation of how it was epic to you, for an opportunity to win a brand new Super GPS. All you need is an Instagram, Twitter or Facebook account, as we are running a separate campaign for each of these three social media platforms. You heard right…that’s not one, not two, but THREE chances to win a Super GPS to take on your future epic rides.

This promotion runs for two weeks, from Tuesday, October 20th through Friday the 30th (ends at midnight on the morning of Halloween day). The lucky winner will be announced the week of November 2nd. Please refer to our distributor list HERE for all participating countries.

The rules for each platform are as follows:

Facebook & Twitter:
Please like or follow us, and include both the hashtag #LezyneEpic and TAG us @Lezyne so your entry doesn’t get lost in space and we can find your epic ride!
If you are not yet following us on Twitter, you can do so here. Like us on Facebook here!

Instagram:
Please follow us and include the hashtag #LezyneEpic in your entry. You may tag us if you’d like!
If you are not yet following us on Instagram, find us here. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

If you need a little extra inspiration for your epic ride, watch our GPS World Premiere video above! Entries will be judged on drool factor, effort and originality. Please only submit images and videos of your own creation. And hey, be cool and only submit one entry per social media platform per person! Good luck!

Lezyne Mini GPS in Bike Magazine

Lezyne Mini GPS in Bike Magazine

Lezyne Mini GPS in Bike Magazine

Our new Mini GPS continues to make waves in the media with Bike Magazine‘s November 2015 issue! This little computer might be the smallest of our new GPS line, but it sure holds its own. The Mini GPS is compact, powerful and ideal for the cycling minimalist. Simply turn it on, press start and go for a ride. Essential ride data is presented on a sharp, easy to read, semi-customizable display and logged for later analysis. The display also features auto-scrolling ride info, custom lap presets and an optional auto start/stop function. 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 interfaces like Strava™ and TrainingPeaks®. Housed in a stylish aluminum bezel, the computer features a simple three-button operation and is micro USB rechargeable for up to 10 hours of runtime.

“Despite its diminutive size, Lezyne’s Mini GPS packs a punch. Unlike the Garmin and Magellan, the Mini does not have any kind of on-the-ride navigational features—no map to the nearest taqueria or fire lookout. Instead, it offers everything you’d want in a cycling computer—moving time, ride time, odometer, trip distance, current average and max speeds, current elevation plus total elevation gain and loss, temperature—not to mention the ability to geek out with maps when you’re back home.”

Click on the image above for a larger size to read the entire column.

Shop the Lezyne Mini GPS here.

Lezyne Mini GPS in Decline Magazine

Lezyne Mini GPS in Decline Magazine - Decline Mag

Lezyne Mini GPS in Decline Magazine

We’ve gotten a lot of great buzz about our new GPS line, and our small but powerful Mini GPS is getting a lot of its own. Decline Magazine published a full page, in-depth review on this tiny cycling computer in their November/December 2015 issue, highlighting its ease of use, connectivity and bar mount. Our Mini GPS is compact, powerful and ideal computer for the cycling minimalist. Simply turn it on, press start and go for a ride. Essential ride data is presented on a sharp, easy to read, semi-customizable display and logged for later analysis. The display also features auto-scrolling ride info, custom lap presets and an optional auto start/stop function. 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 interfaces like Strava™ and TrainingPeaks®. Housed in a stylish aluminum bezel, the computer features a simple three-button operation and is micro USB rechargeable for up to 10 hours of runtime.

“At just $139.99 the Mini GPS keeps all the essential riding data right at your fingertips for a minimal investment in a sturdy aluminum and plastic package. It lets you save and upload your rides on any fitness tracker website and provides good motivation to pick up the pace and ride harder, even if you’re rolling solo. Of course, you could get all this data and more from your smart phone but I’m not too keen on strapping a $600 piece of glass to my handlebars. I’m excited I’ve found this new way to accumulate ride data, as keeping track of my rides will help me stick to a schedule and stay in better shape.”

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Shop the Lezyne Mini GPS and see all specs here.

Macro Drive 600XL in Peloton Magazine

Macro Drive 600 XL in Peloton Magazine

Macro Drive 600 XL in Peloton Magazine

Peloton Magazine, “the fastest-growing cycling title in the US,” had a little something to say about our new Macro Drive 600XL in a feature from the November 2015 issue.

“It’s incredible how bright a true 600 lumens actually is. Turn on the new Lezyne Macro Drive 600XL and it puts many claimed 600-lumen lights to shame.”

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Shop the Macro Drive 600XL here!

BikeRadar Lists GPS in Best New Gear - GPS Unit

BikeRadar Lists Super GPS in 11spd Best New Gear

BikeRadar Lists Super GPS in 11spd Best New Gear

We’ve gotten a lot of great reviews from BikeRadar in the past, but of course, this year we’ve got our eyes on the new Lezyne GPS line. The popular online cycling publication caught wind of our brand new product category, and featured our Super GPS in the latest, pre-Fall edition of 11spd, their weekly collection of the hottest new cycling gear to grace their offices in Colorado.

BikeRadar had great things to say about the Super GPS, stating that “In initial testing, we found the Lezyne Super GPS to stay connected to our iPhone more reliably than a Garmin Edge.”

“While the 75g Super GPS does not provide navigation — the GPS functionality here is used for recording where you ride, plus metrics like speed and distance — it does work with heart rate straps, power meters and mobile phones thanks to ANT+ and Bluetooth connectivity.”

BikeRadar Lists GPS in Best New Gear
Image: BikeRadar

Read the entire review and article here.

Road.cc Reviews the Lezyne Mini GPS

Road.cc Reviews the Lezyne Mini GPS

Road.cc Reviews the Lezyne Mini GPS

Online publication Road.cc is always on top of reviewing Lezyne products, and this time around they got their hands on one of our newly released Mini GPS computers to take for a spin! The Mini GPS is compact, powerful and ideal for the cycling minimalist. Simply turn it on, press start and go for a ride. Essential ride data is presented on a sharp, easy to read, semi-customizable display and logged for later analysis. The display also features auto-scrolling ride info, custom lap presets and an optional auto start/stop function. 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 interfaces like Strava™ and TrainingPeaks®. Housed in a stylish aluminum bezel, the computer features a simple three-button operation and is micro USB rechargeable for up to 10 hours of runtime.

“The Lezyne Mini GPS computer is an easy-to-use option that gives you basic ride information on your handlebar along with the ability to upload, store and analyse your rides on Lezyne’s GPS Root website.”

Read Road.cc’s full review here.

Shop the new Lezyne GPS line here.

New Y9 Lezyne Catalog Available - Homering

New Y9 Lezyne Catalog Available

New Y9 Lezyne Catalog Available

New Y9 Lezyne Catalog Available

Our new Y9 Lezyne catalog is now available for download. This useful resource features a clean, easy to navigate layout with all of our current and new products. Find everything in one neatly organized document for quick referencing, and then save it for future browsing.

New Y9 Lezyne Catalog Available - GPS

Highlighting the new catalog is the addition of our GPS category. Inside features twelve pages detailing the features and specifications of our new computers along with their compatible accessories.

New Y9 Lezyne Catalog Available - LED

Digging further and you’ll find our redesigned LED category featuring an abundance of new and updated lights. Check it out to see the upgrades in lumen output, battery runtime and enhanced designs.

New Y9 Lezyne Catalog Available - Pumps

Lastly, don’t forget to browse our Y9 floors pumps now outfitted with our innovative ABS2 chuck. In addition to the new chuck, our new OverDrive models highlight our range of High Volume pumps that are excellent for the fat bikes and tubeless systems.

Download the Lezyne Y9 Catalog here!

All About the Ride Reviews the Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL

All About the Ride Reviews the Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL

All About the Ride Reviews the Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL

We here at Lezyne are definitely excited about our new LED line for Year 9, and shortly after release, UK-based online publication All About The Ride has gotten their hands on our new Hecto Drive 300XL and left a great, in-depth review!

Our Hecto Drive 300XL is a multi-purpose performance LED cycling light that is compact, durable and constructed with heat-dissipating CNC machined aluminum. Its ultra high-output LED delivers up to 300 lumens, and the Mode Memory function returns to the selected mode after turning off. The Hecto Drive 300XL has seven combined lumen and flash modes, an enhanced MOR (Maximum Optical Reflection) lens with built-in side visibility, an integrated cable-free recharging USB stick and an advanced Li-Poly battery for superior run time.

“US cycling accessory giant Lezyne have come up bigger and brighter for their Y9 (Year 9) range of lights. Whilst they have added some new models to the range, unlike many manufacturers Lezyne have not changed the names of their flagship lights. Instead the Californian based company has backed the new performance of the range by adding the lumen output and XL or XXL to the name of its most popular products. We took the commuter-favourite Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL (its new name) front light out after dark.”

View the entire review here!

Shop the Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL here.

Visit Lezyne at Interbike!

Visit Lezyne at Interbike!

Visit Lezyne at Interbike!

Visit Lezyne at Interbike!

It’s that time of year again…for the Interbike and Dirt Demo tradeshows in Las Vegas, Nevada! We’ll be set up at booth #D1706 out in the desert for Dirt Demo from September 14-15th, and at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, booth #4184 for Interbike on September 16-18. Our brand new GPS computers, revamped line of super bright LED lights new ABS2-equipped floor pumps (both digital and standard), and other Year 9 products will be on display, so come on by to get hands-on and talk to our brand representatives about everything and anything Lezyne.

Click on the thumbnails below to view floor plans.

Visit Lezyne at Interbike! - Interbike Map

Visit Lezyne at Interbike! - Dirt Demo Map