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Gallery: The best tech from the 2023 Sea Otter Classic, part one

Fresh goodies from FSA, Bridge Bike Works, Hope Technology, Vitus, and more.

James Huang
by James Huang 21.04.2023 Photography by
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The Sea Otter Classic is off to the races for 2023, bigger and busier than ever, and firmly cementing its status as the biggest bicycle trade show in the United States. Among the goodies I found on day one are slick, molded-in bottom bracket threads from Bridge Bike Works, the latest 12-speed update to FSA’s beleaguered WE wireless electronic road groupset, a slick new dropper seatpost remote lever from Hope Technology, new tools from Park Tool, an ultralight (yet supposedly super comfortable) saddle from Wove, and more. 

Here’s a smattering of what caught my eye for now, and I’ll have more tech galleries in the coming days – once I’ve managed to find some food – and in the meantime, you can catch up on all of our coverage from the 2023 Sea Otter Classic here.

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