SKS Reviews and News


10 great upgrades for your bike — and more

It’s easy to get caught up in the latest and greatest. But it’s very possible your best option is not buying all new gear. Instead give one of these upgrades a try.

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SKS Interbike 2016

SKS has released a pair of innovative tubeless tire solutions for in-house and on-the-go inflation, the TL (tubeless) retrofit pump head and the RideAir portable air tank.

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SQlab partners with SKS USA, new saddles on way

The largest ergonomic saddle brand in Germany, SQlab is known for their unique Step Saddle and Active designs. In August they will be launching its new Ergowave saddles.

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Inside Look: SKS Fatboard fat bike fender

Great gear that will keep you dry and mud-free during mixed condition fat bike rides.

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2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Genius stocking stuffers under $50

Holiday gift guides for enthusiasts can be a challenge. How do you know what’s really good? How do you know if the mountain biker on your shopping list already has something? Well, here are some affordable gift ideas that every mountain biker needs.

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2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Ultimate cold weather gear and apparel

Don’t let Old Man Winter or Jack Frost take a nip out of your gift getter’s winter riding season. Instead help outfit them with gear and apparel that will make the next snow day a great day on the bike.

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SKS Interbike 2015

Winter is coming and SKS has ramped up its collection of quick mount fenders to include options for both fat and plus bikes.

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Eurobike 2015: SKS shows new pumps, fenders and other smart accessories

Fashionable colors, pumps adapted to bigger volume tires, and a smart touchscreen device holder are just some of the highlights.

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SKS Interbike 2014

SKS’ new 2015 product line includes XL versions of their X-tra Dry and Shockboard fenders, a new Armenius Floor Pump, Airboy Mini Pump series, and a dual-action hybrid Spaero pump.

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SKS Free Fender Fridays – Enter to Win Raceblade Long Fenders

SKS is giving away 20 sets of Raceblade Long Fenders each Friday for the next four weeks through a Facebook contest. These sweet new fenders are worth $60/set! Want to get in on the free SKS swag? Here is how: Go to SKS-USA’s Facebook page and LIKE us. SHARE our contest link with a friend, Comment […]

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SKS Interbike Booth

Crystal Trout shows us the new products for 2013 such the 28″ specific S-Blade, Shockblade II, X-Blade II, 29er and Fat bike Grand M.O.M and Grand D.A.D fenders and the Spaero pump

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SKS Aircon 6.0 and Airbase Pro Floor Pump

SKS is a German company that is best known for their bike fenders and mudguards in the US, but their product suite also includes pumps, saddle bags, multitools, and chainguards and water bottle cages. They have been manufacturing bike pumps for 80 years, and originated the mini pump, and last year sold 7.8 million pumps […]

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SKS GRAND D.A.D and GRAND M.O.M Fender Review

These mountain-bike fenders from the German SKS company, are part of their oversized line, and are meant for big fat meaty tires in mud and rain. The fenders are easy and quick to install and remove, have ultra wide coverage, and are made from a high quality dual compound plastic. I have used them throughout […]

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2011 SKS Pumps and Fenders

Introduction SKS is a company with that familiar ‘orange’ color brand and we’ve used their C02 inflators before. Last week, we got the opportunity to learn more about the company and the people behind it. What we learned is that it is a company with focus on pumps and fenders and they do those product […]

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SKS Germany introduces MIG “Made in Germany” MTB Team

SKS, world-famous producer of bicycle fenders and pumps, is showing its national pride by allying itself with other German bicycle, component & accessory manufacturers to form a “Made in Germany” MTB Team. Precision engineering and high quality have long been elements of pride for manufacturers in Germany from automobiles to electronics to bicycles. SKS is […]

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SKS Airgun—Proof that good things come in small packages.

The SKS Airgun proves once again that good things come in small packages. This extremely small CO2 pump, measures less than 5” (125mm) and weights a scant 3 oz (100g) with cartridge attached. This tiny blow-hard features an aluminum (Presta and Schrader) valve connection and comes with two 16g threaded CO2 cartridges (also compatible with […]

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