3T is a global company with three regional customer service offices (Italy, Taiwan, California) and 20+ service centers. Founded in Turin in 1961 as Tecnologia del Tubo Torinese (Turin Tube Technology), 3T has always been renowned for the quality, simplicity, and beauty of its products. 3T has a track record of being ‘first': first to introduce many modern alloys to cycling, first to produce a dedicated aerobar, first to win the ID design award, first to introduce dedicated gravel wheels and first to introduce an aero gravel frame. And first in countless competitions alongside the great champions of cycling — in the Tour de France and Giro d'Italia, one-day Classics, Olympics, World Championships, national championships, and Ironman Triathlons. Passionate about staying first, 3T continues to invest human and financial capital in exploring new ways of making products that excel in quality, simplicity, beauty and sustainability.
3T supports the XPDTN3 Team explorers with the Exploro frame, Discus & Discus Plus wheelset and a variety of stems and handlebars.
Castelli creates the most innovative apparel for the cyclist seeking maximum performance in every condition. With history reaching back to 1876, Castelli has lead virtually every innovation in cycling clothing and will be at the forefront of the next XPDTN3. Castelli provides XPDTN3 explorers with jerseys, shorts, Gabba rain jackets and a selection of other poor-weather-busting pieces.
WTB was founded to create better bicycle products. Never before had mountain bike specific componentry existed. Free thinkers from Marin County, California created parts with everlasting history, durability, and following – Grease Guard hubs, the first 29” tire, and more recently, 27.5+ tires name just a few.
With the rise in popularity in mixed terrain riding, and the acclaim the Nano 40 tire has garnered, WTB has now developed a tyre line wholeheartedly designed to go the distance and expand upon what adventure riding is capable of through products pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.
WTB is proud and thankful to be part of the XPDTN3 club, looking forward to a bright future of combined rider-driven innovation. XPDTN3 Team members use a large variety of WTB tires, including the Nano 40c and 2.1” and the Horizon 47mm RoadPlus tires.
THM Carbones builds ‘no compromise’ carbon fiber components at its own facility in Alt Duvenstedt, Germany. Its products include the world’s lightest & stiffest forks, cranks and brakes. THM is distributed worldwide by 3T Cycling srl. Proud to be part of the XPDTN3.club and supporting the Team explorers with the Clavicula SE full-carbon cranks & axle.
Our mission is simple – to be the brand of choice when it comes to bike travel and protection. Our passion is ensuring safe, stylish and stress free travel for cyclist. We understand that our customers lead active and adventureous lifestyles. From seasened pros and weekend warriors, to road cyclist, MTB riders and triathletes, our customers have diverse needs and we cater for them all.
SCICON offers a complete range of products to transport bicyles by air travel. Fuelled by innovative design and high-grade materials, they are as good-looking as they are reliable. the XPDTN3 Team explorers use the Aerocomfort 2.0 bag with thru-axle mounts, which can hold a bike without needing to loosen/turn the handlebar or stem and with the seatpost in place. It also fits 700c or 650b wheels.
Built from a passion for adventure, cycling and the outdoors; Apidura is driving the evolution in ultralight cycling and opening a new world of riding possibilities for passionate cyclists.
We produce ultralight rackless packing systems to enable cyclists to travel farther, faster and more comfortably. Our packing systems are designed to optimize bike handling and weight distribution, enhancing the bikepacking, distance road cycling, and lightweight bicycle touring experience.
Ultralight, durable, and extremely functional, our products are about unencumbered bicycle touring so that cyclists can spend more time enjoying the ride. XPDTN3 Team explorers use a variety of Apidura bags including the Medium Saddle pack, Compact Handlebar pack and Accessory pocket.
Keeping us firmly connected to our bikes and ensuring we are trail fix ready with tools we introduce Crank Brothers as a new XPDTN3 sponsor brand.
Crank Brothers have been an iconic brand in the world of offroad cycling for a long time now so we are so happy to have them supporting our adventures.
XPDTN3 riders will be using the range of Crank Brothers pumps and multi tools as well as their super light pedals complementing our light fast bikes.
No matter where we go to ride our adventures we will be kept firmly on track by our new sponsor Wahoo.
Their GPS units offering us great battery life, super clean displays and ease of use.
XPDTN3 adventures will now be recorded by Wahoo ELEMNT units making sure we can share our riding with all.
The best laid plans often need some alteration and often when we arrive at our destination we need to change our plans. Komoot, a route planning application that allows outdoor users to plan their routes based on activity is our platform of choice.
With just a phone we can plan, modify and upload our routes recorded by our Wahoo units.
Effortless synchronising with Wahoo means even mid ride we can change our destination, great when you hear about something we need to capture on the trip.
All XPDTN3 trips will now be available via our Komoot XPDTN3 page.