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RockyMounts MonoRail Solo and BackStage – video


Boulder Colorado’s RockyMounts has rolled out new hitch rack options with the addition of the MonoRail Solo and BackStage. Details here.

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Whyte Bikes S-150C RS aggressive trail bike – video


The 2018 Whyte S-150C RS is an aggressive trail bike with the ability to switch between 29er and 27.5+ wheels.

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Mammoth Bike Park first to allow e-bikes


United States Forest Service approves e-bike usage in the Mammoth Bike Park, making it the first bike park on USFS land to allow e-bikes.

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Wolf Tooth Precision Headsets unveiled


Wolf Tooth’s new range of Precision Headsets deliver tight-tolerance U.S. manufacturing, best-in-class sealing, and high-quality Enduro bearings.

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Giant unveils two new MIPS performance helmets


Giant is expanding its lineup of performance helmets with two new models featuring the MIPS brain protection system.

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Pivot Switchblade Aluminum launched


Pivot has debuted a more affordable aluminum version of its Switchblade trail bike that brings the same innovative geometry, suspension, and on-trail performance to a wider audience.

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Crankbrothers Mallet DH SuperBruni pedals debut


Crankbrothers has announced a partnership with two-time downhill World Champion Loic Bruni to bring the latest signature edition pedal to the Mallet DH range.

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Fraudulent bike sales websites sweep social media


In the buyer beware department comes this note from our friends at Scott Bikes. They claim that fake online stores have been sweeping social media channels such as Facebook recently.

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Sea Otter Classic gears up for 3rd annual eMTB race


Bosch eBike Systems and Haibike are inviting racers to participate in the 2018 Haibike eMTB Race epowered by Bosch, which will take place at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 20, at the Sea Otter Classic.

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Astral expands wheelset offerings


Astral rims are drilled for standard lacing with profiles based on sister brand Rolf Prima designs, and benefit from Rolf Prima’s engineering, testing and craftsmanship.

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Kenda unveils new MTB casings and compounds


Kenda Tire continues the revision of its tire line with the release of two new mountain bike tire casings and compounds, and the debut of a streamlined icon system.

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Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss Series heads to South Mountain


For the latest episode of the Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss video series, he heads to South Mountain near Phoenix, Arizona, to tackle the Geronimo Trail.

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Magura 125th anniversary brakes launched


Commemorative MT1893 feature polished chrome 4-piston calipers, and masters engraved with the founding year of 1893.

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ENVE M Series mountain components launched


ENVE has announced a range of M Series components, including ENVE’s first 35mm cockpit, that align with the M Series core philosophy of real options and true confidence through crafted carbon.

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Bosch PowerTube 500 integrates eBike battery into frame


Bosch eBike Systems has introduced the PowerTube 500, a battery which can be integrated into the frame of the bicycle.

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Vincent Tupin 7 Peaks Riverstyle


There are few folks around that are as comfortable in snow as Vincent Tupin. Here he is with a massive ramp jump in Morgins.

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What you need to know about MTB specific glasses


From Protection to Prizm, sunglass technology has come a long way. Rob from SportRX walks us through how to choose the best glasses for your riding needs

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How to ride hip jumps on your mountain bike


Whether it’s a long low step down or a tall booter that sends you sky high, hip jumps are insanely fun to hit on your mountain bike. But the move also requires some skill.

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Danny MacAskill’s custom Santa Cruz trials bike


The in-house composites lab at Santa Cruz was initially set up for their Reserve wheels program, but then it got put to use building one very special bike.

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POC Coron Air Carbon SPIN helmet debuts


POC has launched the Coron Air Carbon SPIN, calling the new brain protector a highly ventilated and lightweight DH and enduro specific full-face helmet.

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Riding Scott’s TwinLoc Remote Suspension System


Video takes a look into the world of suspension settings, adjustable geometry, frequency of use, and ultimately how that all translates to the ride.

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7mesh to sponsor Sam Schultz


Schultz is forging a new path that keeps the love for the ride burning strong while stepping back from the start line, and 7mesh Apparel has announced that it will be part of this journey.

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5 easy (and cheap) tips for shooting POV video


Jeff Lenosky has been shooting mountain bike videos for his Trail Boss series for a little over two years. Along the way he’s learned a few things about shooting quality POV footage on the trail.

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Hill and Ravanel conquer Colombian jungle


Round two of the Enduro World Series may have been a completely new venue, but it offered up some familiar themes: mud, rain, and Sam Hill and Cecile Ravanel on the top steps of the podium.

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How to: Progress from table tops to gap jumps


Hitting jumps is one of the most fun things about mountain biking. But progressing from table tops to gaps is daunting, especially as the consequences of not clearing the landing get more serious.

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Colombia to make Enduro World Series debut


The Enduro World Series stays in South America for round No. 2, but this time the dust of the Chilean Andes is replaced by the tropical rainforest of the Colombian mountains.

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Video: Jeff Kendall-Weed shreds on the new Ibis Ripmo


Watch Jeff Kendall-Weed shred Los Angeles and the San Gabriel range on his new Ibis Ripmo long travel 29er.

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Top 5 mountain bike trails from around the world


Five best trails in the world? There’s certainly no right answer. But it’s a fun game to play. Watch this video and then tell us your top 5.

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2018 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt debuts


Key changes to the new carbon frame are an increase in rear travel to 130mm, plus increases to stiffness and a lowering of the shock rate curve.

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Sweet Protection 2018 MTB apparel and helmets


Norwegian maker of bike, ski and whitewater equipment is starting to come on strong in the U.S. market.

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Enduro World Series mega-gallery


Expansive photo gallery captures the test of mettle that was Enduro World Series Round No. 1 in Chile.

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Hill, Ravanel tame Chilean anti-grip at EWS opener


Reaching altitudes of 11,000 feet, the loose, dusty trails caught out even the most calculated of riders. But the two usual suspects kept doing what they do.

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FOX Factory Tuning custom program unveiled


The new FOX Factory Tuning program is designed to provide customers with the best possible product for their individual needs.

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Atherton Diaries: Unreal Testing in Spain


With just a month to go before the start of the World Cup downhill season, the Atherton crew headed for the sunshine and rolling hills of Malaga, Spain, for training and testing.

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9 most stylish riders in mountain biking


Style, class, steeze. Whatever you to call it, deciding which riders have it and which don’t is a contentious subject. Here’s one list. What do you think?

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RockShox updates Deluxe, Super Deluxe, Lyrik and more


RockShox has overhauled the Sektor, Reba, Recon, Judy, 30, Bluto, Pike DJ, Lyrik and Yari suspension forks. Full details here.

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Enduro World Series heads to Chile for round No. 1


500 riders to take on the famous Chilean ‘anti-grip’ terrain over two days of hard fought racing.

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2018 Rocky Mountain Vertex debuts


Rocky Mountain has updated the Vertex, its flagship XC-race hardtail, which is now lighter and more aggressive.

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2018 Giant Factory Off-Road Team Bikes


See the rigs being raced in XC, enduro and downhill this season.

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Nino Schurter’s Cape Epic Scott Spark RC 900


What is the perfect bike set-up for a mountain bike stage race? Find out with SCOTT-SRAM’s Yanick-the-Mechanic as he gets Nino Schurter’s bike ready for the Cape Epic in South Africa.

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Lindarets Thru Axle Wheel Mount


Born – as these things often are – of a specific need, the Lindarets Thru Axle Wheel Mount was made to securely hold thru axle front wheels in their workshop.

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Video: Exploring The Fun/Suffer Divide


Access to remote backcountry trails aboard a mountain bike is becoming more and more challenging. But as this video demonstrates, it’s definitely still possible.

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Micayla Gatto joins Diamondback content creation team


Micayla Gatto and Seth’s Bike Hacks join longtime Diamondback riders Eric Porter, Mike Hopkins, and Simon Lawton to round out a team of creators, adventure riders, coaches, and influencers.

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Canyon launches women’s specific MTB line


Applying its knowledge of female and male anatomical differences attained from developing successful women’s-specific road and fitness lines, Canyon has launched the Spectral WMN and Grand Canyon WMN.

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Giant Factory Off-Road Team preps for season


Long before the race runs, podiums, and champagne showers, the hard work of a mountain bike race season begins to much less fanfare. Here’s an inside look at the Giant Factory Off-Road Team.

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New IMBA program supports over 100 new trail projects


IMBA and the Walton Family Foundation are partnering to bring more trails to communities across the U.S. through the new Trail Labs educational programming and matching Trail Accelerator grants.

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Riding down the world’s steepest alpine ski course


Watch Max Stöckl top 60mph while riding a mountain bike down the famed Hahnenkamm alpine ski course in Austria.

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Is this the world’s longest flow trail?


Take a ride on Mount Petzen in Austria, which boasts the 7.1-mile Flow Country trail, one of the longest mountain bike flow trails in the world.

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Video: Urban downhill insanity


Racing against the clock through the streets of the city of Valparaiso has become a must in the downhill riders to do list. Relive the best action from Red Bull Valparaíso Cerro Abajo 2018.

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VEE Tire Co. going green with eco-friendly enterprise


As part of their new 2018 Responsible for Recycling Program, VEE Tire Co. has collaborated with Tube Thailand to create unique key rings made solely from recycled tires.

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