Hesitant to buy a rear bike fender? Me too! Here’s what I learned after testing out SKS’s S-Blade racing rear mudguard, and whether or not it’s worth the...
Founded in 1932 by Wilhelm Blome, SKS (formerly known as ESGE) is a German company that originally earned its reputation manufacturing metal track pumps.
After appropriating the Bluemels company in 1983, SKS started making full coverage mudguards (known as chromoplasts), with large-scale production beginning in earnest during 1988. Their first quick-release mudguard was subsequently introduced in 1999.
Today, SKS is known as a leading cycling accessories manufacturer, including smartphone holders, tools, bags, chainguards, and other related accessories. Here are TreadBikely’s related reviews: