MAGURA Brake Program 2012

MAGURA is excited to announce that we’ll soon be launching the ALL NEW 2012 MT Series brake lineup which includes the technologically superior MT8 featuring the first full carbon master cylinder, as well as a totally new development in all of our brake models. While tidbits of information have been afloat in the social media networks and through prior press releases in the past several months, here

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Certification Becoming the Standard for Mountain Bike Skills Coaches

Certification Becoming the Standard for Mountain Bike Skills Coaches March 8, 2011 Mountain Bike skills instructor certifications like BetterRide’s and IMIC’s (International Mountain Bike Instructor Certification) are helping elevate and ensure the quality of coaching in the sport. BetterRide has been training and certifying coaches to teach its standardized curriculum of core skills progression for

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Fontana Winter Series Race report – Super D Only

m Fontana Winter Series Race report – Super D only Southridge USA Winter Series Round #5 Super D race report The final Super D race of the 2011 Winter Series presented by Shimano saw the largest field of Super D racers to date! Due to popular demand the course from the previous 1.5-mile round #4

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USA Cycling announces 2011 American Mountain Bike Challenge (AMBC)

Colorado Springs, Colo.  – USA Cycling is pleased to announce the dates and locations for its 2011 American Mountain Bike Challenge (AMBC). AMBC cross country events will serve as qualifiers for the USA Cycling Mountain Bike Cross Country National Championships, July 14-17 in Sun Valley, Idaho while AMBC gravity events will qualify riders to compete

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Mountains To Beach – Surfs Up and the Sun Shines for the Final Day

Mountains To Beach – Surfs Up and the Sun Shines for the Final Day The tides weren’t the only thing riders had to contend with on the final day of the Mountains To Beach. Recent rains in the Bega Valley and Eurobodalla Shires saw the Ground Effect Surf Safari become a contest of wills –

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MacFarlane Victorious At 2011 Unit Farm Jam

MacFARLANE VICTORIOUS AT 2011 UNIT FARM JAM Invercargill local MTB rider Conor MacFarlane held off a hungry field of riders to successfully defend his MTB crown at the 2011 Unit Farm Jam at the bottom of New Zealand’s South Island. The contest essentially boiled down to a two-man duel between MacFarlane and his riding buddy

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BC Bike Race Newsletter – March 2011

Who Makes Mountain Biking Happen in Your Town? We’re excited to announce the Kazlaw Community Mountain Biking Award! The Kazlaw Community Foundation is providing two spots at BC Bike Race 2011 for people who make mountain biking happen in their community. We’re asking you to nominate deserving riders in your community for this award. What do

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Swiftwick Cyclist and Rabid Fan Found Bound and Gagged — Sock Community Outraged

Corey Nagy Picks up First Career Win at the $200,000 Swiftwick Shootout The kickoff to the eGolf Tour began February 16th with the Swiftwick Shootout in Hilton Head, SC at Palmetto Hall Plantation. Corey Nagy of Charlotte, NC earned his share of the $200,000 purse in a playoff against Brian Harman.  Congratulations Corey! Follow us on

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Unit Signs Big-Mountain Freerider James Doerfling

UNIT SIGNS BIG-MOUNTAIN FREERIDER JAMES DOERFLING! Canadian big-mountain freerider James Doerfling has become the latest athlete to partner up with the world’s fastest-growing action-sports clothing brand, Unit. Doerfling, 24, has spent the past five seasons exploring the remote corners of the world hunting out mind-blowing lines and first descents for a swathe of film and

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Mountains To Beach – A Big Day Out

Mountains To Beach – A Big Day Out Today saw riders leave the Snowy Mountains for a grueling 90km race stage followed by a 40km cruise into Bermagui on the NSW South Coast on the Shotz Big Day Out. The day started with a loop around the Cooma Racetrack and then riding through the Monaro

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New professional team on the World Cup circuit: BMC Mountainbike Racing Team Ready for Action

New professional team on the World Cup circuit: BMC Mountainbike Racing Team ready for action Grenchen, Switzerland, March 2, 2011 – The Swiss bike manufacturer BMC has now also been involved in professional mountain bike sport since January 1. The BMC Mountainbike Racing Team has set its sights on World Cup glory with a top

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Mountain Khakis® & Team MK Announce “Booty Loop” Ride March 11th

Mountain Khakis® & Team MK Announce “Booty Loop” Ride March 11th (Jackson Hole, WY – March 1, 2011) Mountain Khakis®, a leading outdoor apparel brand, is teaming up with their own Team MK and 24 Hours of Booty to host an open ride on the “Booty Loop” on March 11th in Charlotte, NC. During their

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Official USA Cycling Nevada State DH Championship Post Race Report

Complete results, aerial video that is a must watch! & plenty ‘o pictures, just follow this link: http://wp.me/pwGUT-dt Source: Downhill Mike

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2011 Pro GRT Announced!

In its third year, the Pro GRT boasts five races and will continue to provide a consistent stage of international-caliber events for the nation’s elite gravity racers. The downhill-only series will visit five states between April and June. For the third year in a row, the series will open with the NWCup in Port Angeles, Wash.,

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The International Mountain Bike Instructor Certification Releases 2011 Instructor Certification Course Schedule

INTERNATIONAL MOUNTAINBIKE INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION (IMIC) RELEASES 2011 INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION COURSE SCHEDULE The International Mountain Bike Instructor Certification (IMIC) brings a new standardized method of teaching to the mountain bike community and is leading the way for mountain bike instruction across the U.S. and Canada. Squamish, British Columbia – As mountain biking continues to grow in

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Logan Binggeli's KHS DH-300 Proto

Logan Binggeli’s KHS DH-300 Proto Logan Binggeli’s KHS DH-300 Proto Source:  Quinton Spaulding

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All Out Events Invites You to Future World-Class Mountain Bike Race

All Out Events Invites You to Future World-Class Mountain Bike Race Event Company Given Permission to Develop Mountain Bike Trails on 14,000 Acre Ranch San Luis Obispo, February 27, 2011 – All Out Events is excited to partner with Santa Margarita Ranch/Ancient Peaks Winery to host the July 23 & 24th Ancient Peaks Mountain Bike

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Mountains To Beach – Off and Racing from the Roof of Australia

Mountains To Beach – Off and Racing from the Roof of Australia 28 February 2011 – The first two race stages of the 2011 Mountains To Beach were run and won today. Stage 1, The Limar Mountain Run, saw 91 riders start in fine weather from the top of the Kosciuszko Chairlift to ride 12km

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Five Ten and Danny MacAskill – Two of The Biggest Names In Action Sports Announce Sponsorship Agreement

Five Ten and Danny MacAskill – Two of the biggest names in Action Sports announce sponsorship agreement Munich, February 28th, 2011 – Action Sports shoe maker Five Ten announced the addition of the undisputed king of urban trials riding, Danny MacAskill, to their team of some of the world’s greatest athletes. Danny has been keeping

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Donate to SORBA for a Chance to Win a MisfitPsycles Dissent 29er

Win a MisfitPsycles Dissent 29er $10 Donation to SORBA Middle-TN  gets you a chance to WIN a MisfitPsycles Dissent AL 29 SS Bike. All proceeds go to Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association of Middle TN to promote new mountain bike trails and existing trial maintenance. MisfitPsycles Dissent AL 29 SS Bike ticket drawing has been moved

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The Return to Killer 3 Mountain Bike Race – Manchester State Forest – Sumter, SC March 13, 2011

The Return to Killer 3 Mountain Bike Race – Manchester State Forest – Sumter, SC March 13, 2011 After an absence of more than a decade , The Trek Bicycle Store of  Mt. Pleasant / Piggly Wiggly Cycling Team is pleased to announce The Return to Killer 3 Mountain Bike Race presented by The Trek

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Sea Otter Classic February Newsletter

Host Housing is now open – Click here for details Ladies Day – Free entry for all Women and girls – Read more here Dealer Days at Sea Otter – Registration is free here Campsites are still available. Discounted lodging available for Sea Otter participants! 4-day event schedule Festival passes and Sea Otter Classic Merchandise

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Swobo – So Hot So Cool KazhWool!

Swobo – So Hot So Cool KazhWool! Source: news@santacruzbicycles

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ScottWeek at Dealer Camp

ScottWeek at Dealer Camp Sun Valley, ID, February 17th, 2011 — SCOTT Sports confirmed today their plans for ScottWeek at Dealer Camp, a preview of the 2012 line for Scott Dealers hosted at Deer Valley Resort in Utah.  ScottWeek at Dealer Camp will include the National Sales Meeting for account managers July 22-23rd of this

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Rick Spittler Selected as NICA President

Rick Spittler Selected as NICA President Accomplished social entrepreneur has excellent track record Contact: Paul Skilbeck paul@nationalmtb.org 415.516.1444 BERKELEY, Calif.—The National Interscholastic Cycling Association is pleased to announce its new president, Rick Spittler, who was elected to the office at a January board meeting. A social entrepreneur for the past 35 years, Rick has been

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