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The New Contender x Giordana Cyclist Kit is About Unity

The New Contender x Giordana Cyclist Kit is About Unity

Written by Alison Littlefield, on Mar 03, 2021

Full of color, full of life, full of inclusion, and full of excitement. That describes cycling in a nutshell - all are welcome. It’s also an apt description of the new Contender x Giordana Cyclist Kit, now available in both men's and women's kits online and in store while supplies...
The Contender Coffee & Cocoa Long Sleeve Jersey is Available Now

The Contender Coffee & Cocoa Long Sleeve Jersey is Available Now

Written by Jared Eborn, on Mar 03, 2021

The weekly coffee ride is a tradition almost as old as cycling itself. Slip on the brand new Contender Coffee & Cocoa Long Sleeve Jersey, gather with friends at the coffee shop, consume some caffeine, and chat before hitting the road for as many miles as seem good that day....
The Limited Edition Contender x Pedal Mafia Core Jersey, Available Now!

The Limited Edition Contender x Pedal Mafia Core Jersey, Available Now!

Written by Contender Staff, on Mar 03, 2021

Our latest bit of kit hot off the press is a collaboration with Pedal Mafia. The Contender x Pedal Mafia Core Jersey features a white-purple-black fade reminiscent of one dearly departed music icon. We have a limited run of these in both long sleeve and short sleeve options, and once...
Our New Contender MTB Jerseys are Trail Ready!

Our New Contender MTB Jerseys are Trail Ready!

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

"A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step," said Lao Tzu, the reputed founder of Taoism. There is plenty of truth to this, and certainly words to live by. Not every journey starts with a footstep, particularly not for cyclists. For us, a journey on the...
Like a Bolt From the Blue, the Contender Shazam Kit is Here

Like a Bolt From the Blue, the Contender Shazam Kit is Here

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Lightning pervades nearly all cultures. Some experience it through deity; Greeks have Zeus, Hindus have Indra, and Aztecs have K’awiil. Italians translate “love at first sight” as a “culpo di fulmine”, a sign of love hitting someone with such intensity that it's akin to a lightning strike. I particularly like...
Stocking Stuffers, Holiday Headwear, and New Corgi Jerseys!

Stocking Stuffers, Holiday Headwear, and New Corgi Jerseys!

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

The holidays are here, and if you're looking for a rad gift for a friend or family member (or yourself), look no further than our newest releases. With these additions, our whole range of Contender apparel has you covered from head to toe. Up first is our Corgi Jersey. If...