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Video: Marshall Eames gets wild on Norcal Hills

Marshall is a great rider indeed but he is hard to observe or capture on film since him and counterpart Forrest Arakawa insist on wearing skin-tight, neon green lycra at every downhill event. For this video, he tones down the colors but turns up the riding.

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Video: Nino’s Hunt for Glory Chapter 2 – On the Go

Follow the world champ as he sets his sights on Olympic gold in Rio 2016 with some tune-up racing and training in California and South Africa.

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Scott Enduro Cup kicks off with tight competition

Macky Franklin and Katie Compton win Round No. 1 at Moab’s Klondike Bluffs.

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Video: Putting the fat in fat biking

The realm of big wheeled biking (and fueling) takes on new meaning in this phat video from our friends in New Zealand.

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Sea Otter: Pacenti PDent makes sub-30mm stems possible

Simple solution to longstanding barrier could allow for stems as short as 12mm, which in turn could alter bike frame design.

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Video: Chris Akrigg’s ‘Bread and Butter’

When you’re as good as Chris Akrigg, even the bread and butter, ‘everyday’ ride can be a fun one, as you use the trail as a canvas to create new options along the way.

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Video: SRAM GX ‘Far and Wide’

Austin, Texas is a city of diverse cultures and choices. With rugged trails around the city, riders can ride right out of their door to enjoy the outdoors. Follow these three riders, how they got started riding and why they continue to enjoy the sport.

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News: Pearl Izumi releases fat bike bandolier

Device aims to end plight of riders getting stranded on the side of the trail pumping for hours on end.

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News: Silca launches personal support drone

Premium tool maker Silca shocked the world today as they released their personal support drone. Primarily designed to carry tools, food and other essentials, the Silca drone can also follow the rider in any terrain to capture action video.

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Interview: XC racer (and trail bike rider) Geoff Kabush

Most people are familiar with Geoff Kabush. He’s won a World Cup, stood on nine World Cup podiums, been to three Olympics, and won 13 Canadian national championships. But what you don’t know is that the quiet and reserved Canadian is a trail rider at heart.

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Video: The story behind Tom van Steenbergen’s massive front flip

What does it take to sail uncharted waters and do a front flip that has never been done before? Go behind the scenes and walk along with Tom van Steenbergen and Cam McCaul as they execute and plan the biggest front flip in MTB history.

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Video: Pierre-Edouard Ferry building a pump track in New Caledonia

Red Bull Rampage rider, Pierre-Edouard Ferry has fun on his Commencal bikes. Here he is in the off-season riding and building.

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News: Liv and SRAM join forces with Ladies AllRide Tour

Well-known cycling coach Lindsey Voreis running skills clinics for women all across North America.

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Fat Bike national championships photo gallery

Proving that age is just a number, Specialized’s ageless wonder Ned Overend took the inaugural fat bike national championship title on Saturday at Powder Mountain Resort in Eden, Utah. The women’s title went to Amanda Miller.

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Bikes on Bikes 2.0: New mode of backcountry exploration

What’s better than a weekend of backwoods camping and riding killer MTB trails? These guys just may have figured it out.

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Bike Review: Intense Tracer 275 Alloy Foundation

Intense’s 2015 Tracer 275 Alloy Foundation packs in long-travel value, performance, and made-in-the-USA pride at an affordable price.

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Video: Crazy Polish mountain bike dog scootering incident

You know how it goes…one moment you’re riding your mountain bike and mushing your retriever sleddog-style, then WHUMP, next thing you know you’re on the ground.

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Video: Ibis hypes HD3 with awesome Jeff Kendall-Weed edit

Video: Jeff Kendall-Weed ninjas the gnar in this Kitsbow/Ibis jointly-produced edit to launch the new HD3.

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2015 Lights Shootout

The 2015 Bike Lights Shootout is here! It is quite an exciting crop of lights as lights are getting lighter with improved beam patterns. Check back often to see the latest lights reviews.

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Outerbike photo preview of 2015′s hottest mountain bikes

Events: Mtbr brings you a look at a dozen of 2015′s hottest bikes from the Outerbike demo fest in Moab, Utah.

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First Look: 2015 Ibis Mojo HD3

First Look: After much anticipation, Ibis finally reveals their new long-travel 27.5-inch enduro bike–the Mojo HD3.

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In the Queue: A look at what’s new in Mtbr’s review hopper

In the Queue: What rolled in to our office this week? Well, let’s see–new bikes from Marin and Ghost, as well as WTB’s feathery new saddle and a portable pressure washer called the MountainWasher.

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In the Queue: A look at what’s new in Mtbr’s review hopper

In the Queue: Mtbr’s new weekly look at gear we’re testing, staring with product from Ibis, Ellsworth, Kitsbow, Garmin and more.

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Video: Cam McCaul endures ‘dirt flurries’ in movie promo

Video: The forecast calls for dirt in this hilarious Weather Channel promo for Cam McCaul’s forthcoming “unReal” MTB movie from Anthill Films and Teton Gravity Research.

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In the Queue: A look at what’s new in Mtbr’s review hopper

In the Queue: Mtbr’s new weekly look at gear we’re testing, staring with product from Trek, American Classic, Absolute Black, Gates Carbon Drive, Magellan, Cleary and more.

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