On a recent ride to meet the guys from Foffa Bikes (more on that soon!) I started to really feel the warmer weather. For hydration I’ve always relied on a simple water bottle like that from www.qualitylogoproducts.com attached to a Topeak bottle cage. A quick stop at the traffic light gives me time for a swig from the bottle. On a quiet road it’s also possible to have a quick drink without stopping.
I’ve also had a look at other options, especially for longer rides, such as the CamelBak 2 litre. As you are apparently supposed to consume anything between 500ml to 750ml of water per hour of riding these seem more suitable for longer commuter rides.
There’s various fancy options such as the Clear2Go Filter Bottle. This removes that horrible plastic bottle taste you seem to get when drinking water and also removes various bacteria.
What do you use to stay hydrated on the bike?
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