The insulated Podium Ice 620ml bottle shares the same unique self-sealing and lockable drinking valve as CamelBak’s standard Podium. The insulation accounts for a 90ml reduction in internal volume, but doesn’t affect the ‘squeeze-ability’ of the bottle.
As well as keeping drinks cool, it can also hold warm (but not boiling) liquids. For short rides this was a real treat, but after about an hour (dependent on the air temperature and drinking frequency, which pulls in cold air) our drink was lukewarm. When you’re using the bottle off-road, the Mud Cap (£4.99) limits your mud intake, but for road rides it’s just extra faff.
|Name||Podium ice bottle|
|Features||• Lightweight, high-tech Zeroloft™, insulation keeps water cool 4 times longer than standard bike bottles and keeps the bottle light. • Easy-squeeze bottle delivers the right flow to quench your thirst • Also keeps warm beverages warm during cool weather rides • Innovative, self-sealing Jet Valve™ eliminates splatters and spills • BPA-Free, Tru-Taste™ Polproylene with Hydroguard™ lets you taste your water not your bottle • 21oz/610ml capacity • Positive lockout for leakproof transport|