Event Coverage


Breck Bike Week – Fun for the Entire Family

Slated right in between the Breck Epic and the Pro Cycling Challenge, Breck Bike Week has a welcoming, laid-back atmosphere perfect for families.

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Crankworx 2013: My Volunteer Experience

Volunteering at Crankworx is a great opportunity to see the events up close and personal, you can meet the athletes and it’s a great opportunity to give back to your community.

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For the Ladies – Women’s Mountain Bike Racing Done Right

Yeti Beti takes a ladies-only approach to grow the popularity of mountain biking with women.

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Video: Wounded Veterans Ride 100k on Memorial Day Weekend on Trek Fuel 29ers

Memorial Day is considered by many as the opening day of summer and the start of many mountain bike trips and adventures. But let us not forget the true meaning of this weekend.

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2013 Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival Report

Introduction by Francis Cebedo On this fourth rendition of the Santa Cruz Mountain Festival, I took the family out not knowing what to expect. Last year, there was an Enduro Race event in the adjacent Soquel Demo Forest and it attracted quite a crowd. This year though, that race was detached from the festival so […]

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Blackburn Introduces “Bikepacker” Category at Whiskey Off-Road

Participants in the 25 Proof Whiskey Off-Road event can compete in the new Blackburn-endorsed Bikepacker category for a chance at $1,000 in Blackburn gear. What would you pack?

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2013 NAHBS: Highlights and Winners from Denver

The 2013 NAHBS or North American Handmade Bicycle Show took place in Denver this year, and showcased US and international handmade bicycle frame builders. It encompassed everyone from larger companies, to one-person operations, whom all have the passion and love for handbuilt bikes. The bikes are predominantly made from steel and titanium and aluminum, and […]

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NAHBS: Hand Made Bikes Photo Gallery

The North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) is a combination of beautiful art and amazing craft work. Highlighted in our photo gallery here is just a sampling of the 2013 edition of NAHBS from Denver.

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San Jose Sharks Bicycle

Spotted recently at the SF Bike Expo, this bike was the very first one I saw as I came through the main entrance. Being a San Jose Sharks fan myself, I had to stop and take photos of this sweet rig. The owner is Jay Intagliata and the bike was built by Behind Bars Inc […]

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SF Bike Expo – Swap, New Products, Bike Polo and Dirt Jumps

Mtbr is a sponsor of the SF Bike Expo which is now in it’s fifth year and the show is all about variety. It has many different things to offer to a wide variety of velo fans. The show is basically made up of 3 sections. The Swap Hall on Saturday is the happening place […]

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Whiskey Off-Road Pro Registration Open

Pro Registration Open – $35,000 Cash Purse 2013 Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Event in Prescott, Arizona (Tucson, Ariz.) Nov. 1, 2012 – Registration opens today for the pro category of the 2013 Whiskey Off-Road endurance mountain bike event taking place in Prescott, Ariz. The online registration form and cash purse information can be found here. Registration […]

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Outerbike 2012 a Huge Sucess

Moab, Utah – The weather could not have been any better for the 3rd annual Outerbike event in Moab, UT which took place between Oct. 3rd- 7th. With temps fluctuating between the mid eighties and mid sixties without a drop of precipitation riders from all over the country and world enjoyed countless miles of trail and […]

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4th Annual AT’s Showdown at the SF Bike Expo Nov 9-11

Mtbr is proud to be a sponsor of the SF Bike Expo. There is quite a lot of different things to see and do because the show has so much going on. Inside the Cow Palace you will find the show divided into two halls, with the Bike Swap on one side and the Industry […]

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2nd Annual Custom Frame Builders at the SF Bike Expo

Information 2nd Annual This section will include a concourse. The goal is to highlight and showcase the builders. Join us for Industry Day on November 9th. Builders Concourse A special concourse will be setup to allow builders to display up to 2 bikes. Builders Registration Click HERE to register your ride. $50 Bike Registration (up to 2 bikes) […]

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5th Annual 2012 San Francisco Bike Expo

Where do you find a mountain bike dirt jump competition, bike polo, fashion show, fixed gear freestyle competition, kids races and much more?!? The San Francisco Bike Expo! The Expo is coming back strong for its 5th year. It will land on November 10th & 11th at the historic Cow Palace. We continue to focus […]

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Breck Epic – Extreme Recovery Tools and Tips

6 days of hard riding at altitude can quickly challenge your recovery systems. Whatever your stage race: Breck Epic, BC Bike Race, Trans Alps, Cape Epic. La Ruta,…

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Mtbr Sea Otter Member Party

Not only did Mtbr hold a beer party for our industry friends, we held an Mtbr User Party on Saturday night. Since many of the patrons were racing the next day, they took this opportunity to “carbo-load”. The party was open to any and all as invites were posted in our very active Norcal forum. […]

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2010 Press Camp At Deer Valley Gallery

 The second annual Press Camp was held at Deer Valley Ski Resort in Park City, a couple of weeks ago. Exhibitors included, Scott, Orbea, WTB, Mongoose, Race Face, Fox, and Cannondale. Since I live about 45 minutes away in Salt Lake City, I felt it was my moral duty to drive up, ride the Deer […]

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2009 Kettle Crest Advocacy Fest

Written by: Tim Banning Over 40 mountain bikers gathered for 5 days of singletrack goodness on the Kettle Crest trail system in Eastern Washington for the 2009 Kettle Crest Advocacy Fest. The Kettle Crest trail system is rugged, vast and mountainous, where the quality of riding is only surpassed by the variety of sub-alpine ecosystems […]

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Whistler Crankworx 2008 – Photos and Stories of Dual Slalom, Downhill and Slopestyle

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The first Mtbr Trail Work day is a big hit.

April 27 -2008 – Mtbr.com teamed up with Trailworkers.com to work on Soquel Demonstration Forest in Santa Cruz, CA. Where normal volunteer crews have 8-10 people, Mtbr was able to help recruit a group of 30 people to work and enjoy the day together. It is rumored that food, beer, and swag were used to […]

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