Packing A Bike Box To Fly

  • By Aaron Hersh
  • Published Oct 3, 2013

Protect your frame—and your frame of mind—by picking the appropriate case and learning how to pack your bike securely.

Hard-shell protector

Trico Sports Iron Case
(or Thule Round Trip)
Firmly squeezing the bike between layers of foam within a hard-shell case keeps every part in place and protects your baby in transit.

Positive: Affordable, effectively protects.

Negative: Requires more disassembly than some alternatives.

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FILED UNDER: Bike / Gear & Tech

Aaron Hersh

Aaron Hersh

Aaron Hersh is the Senior Tech Editor of Triathlete magazine. To submit a question, write Aaron at

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