Integrated Reflective Riding Shirt
It's been a while, but as many of you are urban/commuter cyclists, we thought you might be interested in a new project that a few from our team... Read more
Sales, News, and a Favor
We've got news. But first, we want to ask a quick favor of you:
We've applied for a $150k grant from Mission Main Street. In order to be... Read more
Awards, Sales and Scaling Up
Hello again Kickstarters,We've been busy.
The Sparse crew and associated (fantastic) interns are grinding away on new products. Stay tuned.
This past few months have also been a time... Read more
International Shipping Update II
Thanks again to all the international backers who've been patiently waiting for lights! Our EU and UK charger lights have passed through customs and are now at our... Read more
International Shipping Update
Hello again Kickstarters,
Nights are later and Spring is almost in the air. We hope your roads and trails are finally starting to thaw. A few quick shipping notes:
1.... Read more
Shipping Update II
We hope that all of you who have received lights are riding them.
At this point, all of the single lights and the gloss white sets have... Read more
Shipping Begins Next Week
We just wrapped up our very first trade show at Interbike, the largest bicycle tradeshow in the US. It was an exhausting but exhilarating three days. The response from... Read more
In the last few weeks, we dialed in every part of the lights. The LED performance is optimized. The finishes are just right. We added additional coatings on the... Read more
Tooling! Factory-confirmed Schedule!
We've been busy.
We've made a list, checked twice, and approved all portions of the lights for tooling.
Steel is being cut as you read this.
We have... Read more
Final prototypes and the home stretch
We have progress! Apologies for keeping a bit quiet in recent weeks, we've had our noses buried deep in development.
On that front, we've managed a few key... Read more
We hope your 2013 is off and running. We wanted to express our deepest thanks again for your support. Without you, we'd be stuck squabbling over who gets... Read more
5 Days Left!
Thanks again to all for the pledges, support and sharing our project. We've got 5 days left on our campaign and would love to finish it strong. Pledging closes at... Read more
We did it!
Thanks to all our backers who got us to our goal so quickly. The Sparse team is looking forward to getting lights on everyone's bikes.
We also... Read more
Off and running
Thanks to your support and viral sharing we've had a great start to our bike light project. Yesterday we went over the 75% mark with 3 weeks still to... Read more