Cycling in the city can lead one to adventure: your bike gives you the freedom to avoid busy roads, explore hidden destinations and create your own special map. Or simply skip the fastest route, in favour of one more pleasant and relaxing. Gliding hither and thither, through gridlock and throng, and making a stylish statement whilst so doing.
The Brooks Metropolitan Detours are a collection of routes shared from the viewpoint of select individuals in London, New York, and Berlin. Their purpose - to inspire and motivate us all to appreciate the fairest side of cycling from time to time. That being, discovery. The Brooks Metropolitan range of cycle bags was created to be the perfect companions for such immaterial restoration.
The Brooks Metropolitan Detours are cycling routes aim to inspire and unwind, even if only for a short time in the midst of a busy day.
Together with 15 cycling urbanites from London, New York and Berlin we curated paths to explore the city and discover new sights and sounds. These detours take no longer than 60 minutes, and could enliven your navigational palette for the future.
Brooks Metropolitan is a new range of cycle bags designed for on-and-off the bike. Made from the finest materials, these bags contain cycling features to help you carry everything you need for your ride, without compromising your style.
Discover inspiring urban detours and show the world on Instagram by tagging your location and using the hashtag #MetropolitanDetours.