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Fatback Corvus FLT fat bike lighter and stiffer


Alaska-based fat bike maker Fatback has released the new Corvus FLT, which is claimed to be 250g lighter and 15% stiffer at the bottom bracket and head tube compared to the current Corvus.

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DT Swiss Interbike 2017


With three main MTB wheel families (XC, all-mountain, enduro) and multiple price points within each family, DT Swiss has all your riding bases covered.

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VEE Tire Crown Gem Junior launched


VEE Tire Co. has announced the release of the Crown Gem Junior, a new tire for the junior category created specifically for children’s riding safety.

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Stan’s NoTubes Interbike 2017


Whether it’s a narrow XC tire, or a traction enhancing plus model, most riders have a preferred tire size. And now Stan’s NoTubes has wheels to cover all those various options.

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Lupine Lighting Interbike 2017


Whether commuting at dawn or dusk, or charging into the night on your mountain bike, Lupine is lighting the way with a host of new product offerings.

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Bulls Bikes Interbike 2017


Germany-based bike maker has expanded its offerings with new plus e-bikes, including a women’s specific model.

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Yakima Interbike 2017


The Portland-based company has updated some of its most popular racks, improved its tailgate pad, and launched a cool camo version of its SkyRise rooftop tent.

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SQlab Interbike 2017


If your saddle doesn’t fit you well, you’re not going to ride your bike. SQlab’s new Ergolux saddle aims to address this issue with its unique concave profile and dual step design.

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Haibike Interbike 2017


With a growing trend to longer travel e-mountain bikes, Haibike has delivered with its new 200mm DWNHLL model.

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Maxxis Interbike 2017


The highly-regarded tire maker continues to expand its popular Wide Trail lineup with new versions of the Rekon, Forekaster, Ardent Race, Aggressor, High Roller II, and more.

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Ergon Interbike 2017


Germany’s ergonomic experts continue to increase on-bike comfort with new women’s specific saddles and redesigned grips.

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TOGS Interbike 2017


TOGS (aka the thumb over grip system) has just launched its new Flex model that has improved ergonomics and is easier to install.

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Enduro World Series finals courses revealed


The Enduro World Series is back in action September 30-October 1, this time coming from the challenging trails of Finale Ligure, Italy, for the series finals.

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Outerbike adds Bentonville, Arkansas, to lineup


The popular consumer demo event is adding a fourth stop to its lineup in 2018. The OZ Trails in Bentonville, Arkansas, will join a slate that includes Moab Spring and Fall, and Crested Butte Summer.

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Leatt Interbike 2017


Step inside the Leatt Interbike tradeshow booth to learn about the brand’s most exciting new products for 2018, including the Trail Line Jersey and Jacket, the Core Hydration Pack, DBX 3.5 Neck Brace, and DBX 6.0 Knee Guards.

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Pivot Cycles Interbike 2017


Straight from Interbike in Las Vegas, here’s Pivot front man and lead designer Chris Cocalis running through the company’s hottest bikes, starting with a very special 10-year Anniversary Edition Mach 5.5.

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Whyte Bikes Interbike 2017


The Whyte Enduro team will have a secret weapon in 2018 – the S-150 Works is their “out of the box” race bike for all-round events. Find out about that bike and much more.

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Flow Down, Speed Up with Remi Gauvin


Check out OneUp team rider Remi Gauvin shredding Squamish in all its dank glory. And get stoked. Hero dirt is coming.

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Nukeproof Mega 275c launched


Not only is the chassis 320g lighter than its aluminum counterpart, the strength of the frame has also been improved enabling its rider to push harder, faster, and with more confidence.

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Saris Interbike 2017


Saris’ core passion for the bicycle is revealed through the detail and craftsmanship of their products, and to their commitment to bicycle advocacy and creating great places for people to ride.

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Trailcraft Cycles Big Mesa 26+ launched


Trailcraft has unveiled its new Big Mesa 26+ for riders in XS and small sizes wanting true “plus” size tire capability, but in a complete bike package which fits riders from 4’10″ to 5’6″.

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Danny MacAskill summits Mount Kilimanjaro


Africa seemed determined to push Danny MacAskill and his adventure partners to their limits. Click through to check out a video recap of this epic journey to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Rocky Mountain Enduro Series saves best for last


Fall is in the air, and there are few better places to be than Colorado’s high country, where vibrant aspens are putting on quite the show for the two final races of the Rocky Mountain Enduro Series.

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How to build a better mountain biker


Come along as this newbie rider takes a daylong skills clinic and learns what it is and what it isn’t.

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Rotor challenges prevailing hub technology with RVOLVER


New tech utilizes radial pawls in the freehub body that engage a floating ratchet ring with a less than 15° engagement angle to react instantly to pedaling force without losing velocity.

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Stan’s Podium SRD, Sentry MK3, Baron MK3, Major MK3


In the flurry of tradeshow season, the pied pipers of all things tubeless has introduced a new racing specific carbon wheelset, plus more premium alloy wheels and rim options.

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Eurobike mega photo gallery


As usual at Eurobike there was much to see, including some very interesting takes on what the modern bicycle is or may become. Click through to see what we mean.

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Fezzari extends lifetime warranty to all frames


Direct-to-consumer bike seller Fezzari has announced it is improving on its No-Risk Just Ride Guarantee by extending a lifetime warranty on all frames purchased after August 28, 2017.

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Contest: Win 1 of 3 Knog PWR Prize Packs


Enter to win 1 of 3 Knog PWR prize packs. Includes new PWR Road and PWR Trail bike lights, plus helmet mount. Valued at over $250!

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Spank launches ‘innovation in rim engineering’


With 15 years of know-how in rim and wheel design and manufacturing, Spank Industries is releasing what it’s calling, “One of the biggest innovations in rim and wheel development in recent years.”

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Why you may never need to bunnyhop your bike again


In 1997, Jeff Lenosky set the world record for bunnyhopping a mountain bike. But Jeff says there’s an easier way to get up and over obstacles on the trail — the punch.

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New ENVE M Series MTB wheels roll out


Highly-regarded carbon wheel maker ENVE has launched its new M Series, featuring new technology that promises to all but eliminate pinch flats.

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Terrene Cake Eater studdable fat bike tire launched


Terrene Tires has released its sixth tire model. The Cake Eater is a versatile, fast-rolling, studdable fat bike tire.

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Santa Cruz Bicycles Mother Lode Epic race report


Two days before the eclipse, the inaugural Santa Cruz Bicycles Mother Lode Epic was held on trails just outside of Sacramento, California. The event brought to life a new format of cross country racing

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Nino Schurter completes perfect World Cup season


Nino Schurter just completed a 6-for-6 sweep of the season series, a feat never before achieved in XC racing.

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The reigning U.S. national XC champ has a real job


Erin Huck, the current U.S. national cross-country champion and winner of the recently wrapped Breck Epic stage race also has a “real job” as a project manager for a medical device company. This is her story.

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2017 World Whip Off Championships


Want to win a full Spank cockpit, pedal and wheelset? Watch the 2017 Official World Whip Off Championships, then vote for your three favorite whips.

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Haro MTB’s Basecamp Chronicles: Day Three


In the final episode of the Haro MTB Basecamp Chronicles come along for the ride as Ryan Nyquist launches to a third place finish at the main event at Crankwork, Joyride.

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Haro MTB’s Basecamp Chronicles: Day Two


In episode No. 2 of the Haro MTB’s Basecamp Chronicles, Ryan Nyquist walks us through his brand new Haro bike — and explains the finer points of the brake check handshake.

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2017 Breck Epic: The final chapter


Stage 6, the Gold Dust Trail. Perhaps the second most fun stage at Breck Epic, but only because there are adult beverages, a DJ, and a dance party at “stage 7.”

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Trestle Bike Park: Going back to (MTB) school


Places such as the Trestle Bike Park can help develop skills in ways regular trail rides simply can’t — and they’re a ton of fun.

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Haro MTB’s Basecamp Chronicles: Part One


Come along for the ride with Ryan Nyquist, as the Haro-sponsored freeride and BMX star takes in all the craziness that is Crankwork Whistler.

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2017 Breck Epic: Up and over Wheeler Pass


Riders head high into high country on Colorado race’s penultimate day.

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One to watch: Lorin Whitaker – from freeride to XC


Whether racing cross-country or sending his Canfield Brothers Balance off massive drops onto narrow ridges in the desert, this young athlete’s passion for bikes and life is infectious.

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2017 Breck Epic: Riding the Aqueduct Trail


The Aqueduct Trail stage could easily be over looked. Being the middle-child between the king and queen stages, most riders probably shrug it off. But it’s no walk in the park.

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Larissa Connors Diary: We Won The Leadville 100!


Team Sho-Air rider Larissa Connors finished the famed Leadville 100 in 7:31:51, winning the iconic high elevation endurance XC race in the Rocky Mountains. This is her tale of how it happened.

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2017 Breck Epic: Circumnavigation of Mount Guyot


Day Three of the Breck Epic is lovingly known as the Circumvention of Mount Guyot, and is begrudgingly called some four-letter words under the riders’ breaths.

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Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss Series takes on Free Lunch


For the latest episode of the Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss video series, he heads to Colorado to ride the highly technical Free Lunch trail in Grand Junction, Colorado.

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Trestle Bike Park: Best in the USA?


The famed Trestle Bike Park has enough big boy lines to keep even the most accomplished freeride fanatics happy. But with 40+ miles of trails there is literally something for every rider type and skill level.

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2017 Breck Epic: Tackling the Colorado Trail


Howard Grotts and Erin Huck triumph on day 2 of XC stage race high in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains.

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