Yakima Reviews and News


Daily coverage from the 2014 Sea Otter Classic Day 4

Welcome to Day 4 of Mtbr’s daily coverage of the 2014 Sea Otter Classic. We’ll be continually updating this page with photos and beta on all the latest in mountain bike technology.

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Review: Yakima HoldUp Bike Rack

The Yakima HoldUp Rack is a compact and stable rack for $439 and it is one of the best ways to transport two bikes outside a vehicle.

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Yakima HoldUp and HoldUp +2 Hitch Bike Racks

The new Yakima HoldUp and HoldUp +2 (to carry 4 bikes total) that’s new and improved for 2013. The HoldUp is easy to install, loads in seconds and features a wheel tray strap, integrated SKS cable lock system, a knob to tilt the rack down for rear vehicle access and the integrated bottle opener.

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Yakima Goes “Off the Map” with Gear Junkie for New Short Film Series

Five-episode online series explores off-the-beaten-path adventures around the USA Beaverton, OR – April 18, 2012 – Yakima – the innovation leader in vehicle racks and cargo solutions – and outdoor gear and adventure website GearJunkie.com are showcasing off-the-beaten-path adventures at iconic destinations around the United States through an original short film series, “Off the Map.” In […]

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Yakima as Series Sponsor for 2012 New Belgium Urban Assault Ride

Yakima Comes Along for the Ride as Series Sponsor for 2012 New Belgium Urban Assault Ride Series celebrates bikes through a team race challenge in ten cities Beaverton, OR – March 19, 2012 – The New Belgium Urban Assault Ride™ is back for 2012, and Yakima – the innovation leader in cargo solutions – is on board […]

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Yakima Aces Features with the DoubleDown Ace

New hitch-mounted bike carrier features tool-free installation and integrated locking Beaverton, OR – March 8, 2012 – Yakima, the innovation leader in cargo management solutions, has expanded its top-selling bike carrier line with the new, hassle-free DoubleDown Ace™. The DoubleDown Ace is a breeze to install, thanks to the unique and ergonomic SpeedKnob™, which attaches the rack […]

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Yakima & Outdoor Research Launch “The Classics,” a New Series of Online Short Films

Yakima & Outdoor Research Launch “The Classics,” a New Series of Online Shorts Celebrating Seven Classic Outdoor Adventures From now through April 1, viewers can win Yakima & OR gear through online contests Beaverton, OR – February 13, 2012 – Yakima, the innovation leader in vehicle racks and cargo solutions, and outdoor gear company Outdoor […]

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Interbike Bringing ‘Circulus’ to September Show

San Juan Capistrano, Calif. – July 26, 2011 – Celebrating urban, fixed and track bike culture, Interbike is installing Portland Design Works‘ Circulus, a 132-foot circumference (40.2m), 45-degree wooden mini-velodrome inside the Sands Expo and Convention Center. Sponsored by Paved magazine, Yakima, All-City Cycles and Portland Design Works (PDW), Circulus will be the site of […]

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Yakima at Interbike 08

YAKIMA ROUNDS OUT BIKE CATEGORY WITH NEW DIRECT TO FACTORY FORK MOUNTED CARRIER AND NEW TRUNK RACK ForkLift™ and QuickBack™ Ease Installation, Increasing Rack Options for Consumers BEAVERTON, Ore. (July 15, 2008) – Building upon the success of its re-designed bike hitch line introduced last year, Yakima, an innovator in vehicle racks for boats, bikes, […]

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