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2018 Transition Bikes line-up unveiled


For model year 2018, the Patrol, Scout, and Smuggler get major geometry tweaks, and welcome a new bike to the stable, the Sentinel 29er with 160mm front and 140mm rear travel.

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Hope HB160 prototype bike comes to market


Hope’s radical new all-mountain bike doesn’t adhere to any industry standards. Click through to find out what makes it so special (and what it will cost).

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2017 World Whip Off Championships


Want to win a full Spank cockpit, pedal and wheelset? Watch the 2017 Official World Whip Off Championships, then vote for your three favorite whips.

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Crankbrothers Stamp flat pedal family expanded


Crankbrothers is expanding it’s popular new line of Stamp pedals to include four different price points, ranging from $80 to $300.

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Updated Race Face SIXC handlebar & Atlas wheels debut


The Race Face SIXC carbon bars are among our favorite. For 2017, they’ve received an update that makes them even wider. The Canadian brand is also launching a new Atlas wheelset targeted at park riders.

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POC SPIN is MIPS safety tech competitor


POC brought MIPS to the mountain bike market back in 2008. They still believe strongly in the technology, but have developed their own version which they say increases comfort and reduces complexity.

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2017 Breck Epic: The final chapter


Stage 6, the Gold Dust Trail. Perhaps the second most fun stage at Breck Epic, but only because there are adult beverages, a DJ, and a dance party at “stage 7.”

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2017 Breck Epic: Up and over Wheeler Pass


Riders head high into high country on Colorado race’s penultimate day.

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Canyon starts selling bikes in U.S.


After months if not years of waiting and anticipation, German direct-to-consumer bike seller Canyon has officially opened for business in the U.S.

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We Are One carbon wheels first look


We Are One’s primary hook is that all their products are made in North America. No offshore business or funny sticker company shenanigans.

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SR Suntour reservoir shock spy shots


SR Suntour is often dismissed as a budget brand. But their premium products offer World Cup winning performance at reasonable prices. The only thing lacking? A performance shock. That might be changing…

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2017 Breck Epic: Riding the Aqueduct Trail


The Aqueduct Trail stage could easily be over looked. Being the middle-child between the king and queen stages, most riders probably shrug it off. But it’s no walk in the park.

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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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