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Polygon DH with R3ACT-2Play suspension spy shots


Mtbr spotted this prototype Polygon downhill bike underneath Tracey Hannah at Crankworx Whistler. Here’s what we know so far.

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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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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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Kona Process carbon spy shots


Kona has a new carbon Process in the works. It features a new suspension layout, lower standover, and a water bottle mount inside the front triangle.

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Grotts and Connors win 2017 Leadville 100


Nearly 1,500 riders from all 50 states and 35 countries participated in the 24th Annual Blueprint for Athletes Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race this past weekend.

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2017 Breck Epic: Huck and Wells start fast


The 9th edition of the Breck Epic is officially underway. The pro fields are beyond stacked. The singletrack is plentiful. The climbs are brutal, and the views are a special kind of breathtaking.

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Melamed and Ravanel tame Crankzilla


Whistler is no stranger to mountain biking heroes and another was born this past weekend when hometown favorite Jesse Melamed won round No. 7 of the Enduro World Series in British Columbia.

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Enduro World Series releases 2018 race calendar


The Enduro World Series has revealed its 2018 calendar, as it continues its quest to uncover the world’s best riding destinations.

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Küat Mini Skinny rooftop cargo tray launched


Küat Racks has launched its new​ Mini Skinny cargo rack, which is says solves the question of what to bring and what to leave behind on your next adventure.

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Pivot extends warranty on carbon frames to ten years


To celebrate turning ten, Pivot is extending their warranty to ten years.

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Help build trail — and enter to win Yeti SB5 frame


You could win a new Yeti SB5 frame while pitching in on the effort to maintain and build more trail in the Colorado mountain bike Mecca of Crested Butte (aka Mtbr’s Rocky Mountain testing HQ).

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Liv debuts women’s specific e-bikes


Liv’s new women’s specific e-bikes offer something for both commuters and mountain bikers.

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2018 Motobecane HAL eBoost PRO launched


Motobecane has introduced their first ever full suspension eBike, saying they believe more people riding bikes makes the world a better place.

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BikeYoke REVIVE 185mm dropper post unveiled


After launching 125mm and 160mm on-the-fly bleedable dropper posts at the beginning of the year, BikeYoke´s highly regarded REVIVE is now available with 185mm of drop.

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Interbike moving to Reno-Tahoe in 2018


America’s largest cycling trade show – Interbike – has announced it has selected Reno-Tahoe as its new home starting in 2018.

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Transition TR11 DH bike first look


The TR11 is Transition’s newest downhill bike. Officially released today, the bike has already been raced successfully to a World Cup podium by Tahnee Seagrave.

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BOS teases inverted fork design


Pro racers in the 1990s regularly rode BOS suspension to World Cup podiums, but the brand has recently been focused on rally car racing. Now, though, it looks like they’re coming back to MTB with a new inverted DH fork.

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Stan’s NoTubes adds fifth tubeless rim patent


Patents describes lower rim sidewalls and how a rim’s interior shape relates to sidewall height.

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Fox Live Valve debuts on trucks — are bikes next?


Fox has been teasing it’s Live Valve suspension system for two years. It was recently debuted on a side-by-side off-road vehicle. Could a bike version be far behind?

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Hill, Ravanel win Aspen-Snowmass Enduro World Series


Round No. 6 of the Enduro World Series, the Yeti Cycles Big Mountain Enduro presented by Shimano Aspen Snowmass, will go down as one of the closest fought races in EWS history.

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IMBA supports bill to improve trail access on public land


On July 26, U.S. Senators from both sides of the aisle introduced the bipartisan Recreation-Not-Red-Tape Act (RNR), a bill that aims to improve mountain biking and outdoor recreation access on our public lands.

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Enduro World Series heads to Aspen-Snowmass


The Enduro World Series crosses the Atlantic this week for round No. 6, the Yeti Cycles Big Mountain Enduro presented by Shimano and Aspen-Snowmass. It’s the second time the series has visited this iconic Colorado resort.

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Blackburn launches new light and tire repair products


Blackburn shows off new products during New Belgian Ramble Ride, a three-day bikepacking adventure from Fort Collins, Colorado, to Steamboat Springs.

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2018 Giant Reign first look


The Reign hadn’t been updated since 2014. For model year 2018, Giant gave this best selling bike some serious updates.

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Abbey Saddle Fit Kit System unveiled


High end tool maker Abbey Bike Tools has introduced their new Saddle Fit Kit System, a compact, precise, and repeatable tool that aids in replicating all three aspects of saddle positioning — height, setback, and angle.

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