Getting into the clothing spirit, Element introduced its first clothing line. Among the stylish items is the Element Pull Pant, which attracted a lot of attention for its clever pant-leg retracting mechanism.

In other Giant distribution news New Deal pro Ricky Oyola is finally back in the U.S. after serving some time in Australia for assault. Returning to his hometown of Philadelphia, Ricky’s been riding at Love Park to prepare for the upcoming New Deal East Coast Tour, which will also include the likes of Chad Bartie, Rob Gonzales, Ryan Johnson, and New Deal ams Greg Harris, Sean Mullendore, and Kenny Reed.