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Like all single speeds, the Skyway is a different sort of bike that rolls through the urban hullabaloo without fuss or fanciness. For this season, we refreshed the rim colour and made it a more practical ride. It now has brazons so you can mount fenders, a stealthy low-maintenance belt drive, and road handlebars to vary your grip options. We also gave it a more relaxed frame geometry, so you can load it up with text books or groceries and have an easier pedal home.

  • Reynolds 525 steel frame for tradition and a sweet ride.
  • Belt drive is virtually maintenance free and extremely quiet.
  • 700 x 25mm tires provide low rolling resistance.
  • Tektro R530 brakes (rim brakes) provide great stopping power.
  • Braze-ons make it easy to attach racks, fenders, and water bottles.
  • Wellgo track pedals with toeclips and straps help keep your feet on the pedals.
  • MEC Ergo road handlebars provide lots of grip options.
  • MEC Track saddle.
  • Bikes are covered by MEC's Rocksolid Guarantee and Bike Service Agreement. You can bring your bike to any MEC Bike Shop for free adjustments and minor maintenance for a year after purchase.
  • MEC bikes were designed in Canada. Everything from the frames to the graphics was developed at the MEC Head Office in Vancouver, BC.

Tech specs

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Frame Reynolds 525 steel
Fork Chromoly steel
Stem MEC AS-007 31.8mm +/- 7º
Seatpost MEC SP-353
Headset FSA Orbit X
Handlebars MEC Road 31.8mm
Grips/tape Stitched velvet

Mechanical disc brakes are more powerful than rim brakes, but less powerful than hydraulic brakes.

Tektro R525 (caliper rim)
Brake levers Tektro R525
Shifters N/A
Derailleur (front) N/A
Derailleur (rear) N/A
Crank + rings FSA Vero w/50T Gates ring
Bottom bracket FSA PowerDrive
Pedals Track w/clips + strap
Hub (front) Shimano Deore
Hub (rear)

The hub affects a bike’s rolling efficiency. Internally geared hubs require significantly less maintenance.

Shimano Deore

Cassettes with a smaller range allow you to go faster; a bigger range makes climbing hills easier.

Gates Cog 20T
Chain Gates Belt 115T
Spokes DT Champion
Rims Alex Race 32
Tires Continental Ultra Sport 700 x 25
Saddle MEC Track
Made in Taiwan