Yeti Reviews and News


Pimp My Ride: Yeti SB5.5c with Jekyll & Hyde personality


When Steven set out to build his new Yeti, he wanted to do something special to highlight the bikes dual personalities.

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Yeti-Fox Shox Factory team expands with domestic squad


Yeti-sponsored riders have won the last three EWS men’s overall titles. This year, they’ve kept two-time defending champ Richie Rude and added several young guns.

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Yeti SB4.5 trail bike review


Yeti’s 29er trail bike with 114mm of Switch Infinity suspension is put to the test in this Mtbr Featured User Review. See how it fared.

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Dave Wiens named IMBA Executive Director


Arguably one the all-time best known fat tire racers in U.S. history, Mountain Bike Hall of Famer and Leadville Trail 100 legend Dave Wiens has been named the new executive director of the
International Mountain Bicycling Association.

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Mtbr Best of 2016 Awards: Enduro Bikes


This is a crowded field that has pushed the envelope of our sport. These bikes allow us to ride radical terrain at high speeds — and go uphill with relative efficiency, too.

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Missy Giove talks life, racing, and her 1993 Yeti ARC ASLT


Missy “the Missile” Giove is one of the best known personalities in mountain biking. Her wild child attitude and devil may care riding style helped define the golden age of mountain biking.

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Outerbike Test Sessions: Yeti SB5+


Meet the Yeti SB5+, a comfortable and sure-footed plus bike that’s downright capable and damned playful in temperament.

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Video: Inside the Yeti/Fox Shox Factory team


There have only been three Enduro World Series champions in the men’s pro category. Two of them (Jared Graves and Richie Rude) were riding for the Yeti/Fox Shox Factory Race Team at the time. So what makes the squad so special?

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Yeti adds lower priced carbon frame options


It’s now a little easier to welcome a Yeti into your life. The popular Golden, Colorado-based MTB bike maker has expanded its line-up to include two levels of carbon frames.

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Pro Bike Gallery: Richie Rude’s Yeti SB6c EWS race bike


Though his weekend in Aspen-Snowmass didn’t go as planned, Yeti-Fox rider Richie Rude is still overall series leader of the 2016 Enduro World Series. See the bike that has helped propel the American toward another world title.

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Birth of Yeti Cycles: Meet the man who created iconic brand


Meet the maker of the original Yeti Cycles, John Parker. In this video, Parker tells the story of his life as a fabricator; from his background in Hollywood’s special effects industry to the birth, rise, and transition of Yeti, to his next bicycle venture.

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Yeti SB5.5c long travel 29er: 7 burning questions answered


While we haven’t had the opportunity to ride Yeti’s new long travel SB5.5c 29er, the press kit left us with several burning questions. Head past the break to see what nuggets the Colorado bike maker’s product team dished out.

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Yeti SB5.5c long travel 29er debuts


Do you like to go fast? Like really fast? How about over really gnarly stuff? Answered yes to all those questions? Yes? Well then, we have a bike you might be interested in.

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Video: Cody Kelley and Richie Rude set to represent for Team Yeti/Fox Racing in 2016


Check out this video of Enduro World Series Champion Richie Rude and new teammate Cody Kelley playing follow-the-leader in St. George, UT.

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Best new mountain bikes of 2015


The Mtbr staff has ridden everything from electric assist fat bikes to ultra light cross-country whippets this past year. But which ones made our Best of 2015 list?

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Factory Tour: Yeti Cycles HQ


Take a quick tour with us of the Yeti Offices in Golden, Co to get a feel for how they live, play, and work.

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Video: Fall biking bliss in Colorado’s Elk Mountains


There is a small window in the Colorado high country when the trail conditions are perfect and the crowds have all gone home. When aspen drop their leaves and cover the trails in a vibrant carpet of red, gold, and orange. It’s the perfect time to ride.

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Video: ‘Iceland. Proven Here.’


In a sea of impressive travel and promotional videos, this one by the crew at Yeti absolutely manages to stand out and tower above the rest.

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5 Questions with VIDA MTB Series Co-founder Sarah Rawley


The secret to teaching women mountain biking skills is much different than for men. Find out how, why and more in our interview with the co-founder of the VIDA MTB Series.

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Eurobike 2015: Yeti SB45c short travel trail bike


With all present bike models in full carbon, Yeti has been through 30 years of history and has even been an influencer in this history. Time to celebrate!

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News: Yeti Cycles sponsors VIDA MTB ride clinics for women mountain bikers


VIDA MTB seeks to build the tribe among female riders and have fun while doing it. We chat with Elena Forchielli, Marketing Director and Co-Owner to learn more.

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Outerbike photo preview of 2015′s hottest mountain bikes


Events: Mtbr brings you a look at a dozen of 2015′s hottest bikes from the Outerbike demo fest in Moab, Utah.

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Eurobike: 11 awesome pro race-ridden booth bikes


We take a look at the race-used bikes of Danny Hart, Nino Schurter, Peter Sagan and others on display at the trade show in Germany.

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Eurobike: 2015 Yeti SB6c carbon enduro bike


Yeti unleashes low, lean and long SB6c carbon enduro bike.

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First Look: New 2015 Yeti AS-Rc cross country bike


Yeti’s new AS-Rc marks the storied brand’s return to cross-country. The 120mm front/100mm rear-travel bike comes with 27.5-inch wheels in its smaller sizes and is a 29er on the large end of the spectrum. Check it here.

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News: Yeti releases new SB5C trail bike with updated Switch Infinity suspension linkage


Yeti has released the SB5C, an all-new 27.5-inch trail bike featuring an updated suspension system built in conjunction with FOX and dubbed Switch Infinity.

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Compare-O Bottom Line: Yeti SB95C is a gorgeous high-speed weapon


Captivating looks, big wheels and the simple yet innovative Switch suspension set the Yeti SB95C apart. Take a deep-dive into it’s performance here.

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Colorado’s Beti Bike Bash celebrates women on bikes, from Little Bellas to big race prize money


Colorado’s Beti Bike Bash aims to bring more women and girls into mountain biking with races and youth camp.

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Compare-O First Look: Yeti SB95 Carbon Race


Traditional trail bike geometry, innovative Switch Technology suspension design, a well-equipped Shimano XT build kit and stunning looks—the Yeti SB95 C is one of the most anticipated rigs in the Compare-O.

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Yeti All-In on Blue: Enduro Sole Focus for Racing Efforts in 2014


Team Yeti goes “all-enduro, all the time,” focusing on the discipline exclusively for 2014.

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KRob’s Outerbike 2013 Bike Demo Reviews – Part 1


Part one of KRob’s Outerbike bike tests. Here he gives us his opinion on the new Ibis Ripley, Yeti SB95 Carbon, Intense Spyder Comp 29 Carbon, Ibis HDR 650b, Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt, GT Force, and Giant Trance 27.5

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2013 All Mountain Bike Tests at Interbike – Part 1


Krob is back from Outdoor Demo and he tested a bunch of bikes including the Santa Cruz 5010, Giant Anthem 27.5, Niner RIP 9, Niner JET 9 and the Yeti SB 75.

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Revealed: Yeti SB75 and 575


It seems like the 27.5 wheel size will inevitably replace the 26 inch wheel and Yeti is here to join the party.

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Yeti SB95C and ARC Carbon


The SB95C is Yeti’s brand new carbon version of the excellent SB95 full suspension 29er bike. I have tested the normal aluminum SB95 extensively, and this carbon frame is livelier, lighter, has better damping and resiliency, and the sculptured lines and aesthetics were knockouts.

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Polar Bottle Becomes Official Bottle Sponsor of Yeti Beti Mountain Bike Team


Boulder, CO—Polar Bottle® is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Yeti Beti Mountain Bike Team. Yeti Beti, now entering its sixth season, is an all-female MTB team based out of Golden, CO. The Betis have an ambitious schedule planned, with multiple events each week all summer, ranging from casual group rides to races […]

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Yeti Seeks Committed Endurance Racers for Brand Ambassador Program


YETI CYCLES BUILDS BRAND AMBASSADOR CROSS COUNTRY TEAM FOCUSING ON AS-R CARBON (Golden, Colo.)— Yeti Cycles launched a brand ambassador team focused on the best all-around bike for cross country racing, training and trail riding—the AS-R C. As an extension of the current Yeti Grassroots Sponsorship Program, the AS-R C Cross Country Brand Ambassador Team […]

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Yeti Cycles SB-66 All Mountain Bike


Chris Conroy of Yeti Cycles shows us the new All Mountain Chasis, currently known as the SB-66. Featuring the new Switch Technology, an eccentric link above bottom bracket that creates a stiff pedaling platform in the front end and gets more plush further into travel. Yeti Cycles SB-66 New trail bike In development for the […]

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SIXSIXONE Agrees New Protection Deal with The Yeti/Fox Racing Shox Factory Team


SIXSIXONE the worlds leading protection brand has announced it will continue to support the Yeti//Fox Racing Shox Factory Team In a new two year agreement. SixSixOne Brand Manager – Duncan Briggs: We are delighted to be able to continue our support of Team Yeti as the protection partner; Team Yeti has become one of the […]

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Yeti ASR 7 Review


Reviewed by Brian Mullin http://www.gramslightbikes.com/ I tested a Demo Yeti ASR 7 this past winter for five weeks that was built with their Freeride Part kit, and I was amazed how comfortable, controlled and useful it was for climbing and riding steep, rocky and technical terrain. This bike liked to fly! The suspension just soaks […]

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Threetime Olympian Kashi Leuchs to compete in downhill endurance races in Europe


France’s Mega Avalanche downhill race It has been a year since 31-year-old Kashi Leuchs, of Dunedin, finished racing at the elite level in cross-country World Cups, but in late June and early July he will don a different helmet and reignite his passion for racing. The three-time Olympian for New Zealand will be racing in […]

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Yeti NZ Rider Marcus Roy wins 2010 Motatapu


Marcus Roy wins Motatapu, giving Yeti’s all-new ASR 5 its first big win in New Zealand mountain biking March 16, 2010 “It wasn’t easy,” laughed Marcus Roy after winning the 50km race across sub-alpine terrain in a valley floor between Glendhu Bay to Arrowtown on Saturday. Finishing within 8/100ths of a second of his record […]

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Yeti Cycles and Bigfoot Productions presents First Ever Women Only Mountain Bike Event


Lakewood, Colo.— With Colorado’s famed history with the sport of mountain biking, it is only fitting for the first ever women’s only mountain bike event to launch on the state’s legendary turf. In 1990, Durango hosted the first ever UCI Mountain Bike World Championships and two Coloradoans, Ned Overend and Juli Furtado, were crowned World […]

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R.I.P. – Anthony Sloan mtbr member, Yeti employee, photographer, mountain biker


Anthony Sloan from Golden, Colorado was a long time member of Mtbr.com and also the Demo Manager for Yeti Cycles. He was also an extraordinary writer, rider, and photographer. He never hesitated to share his Passion for mountain biking, through his words and incredible photography. Anyone who has ever had the priviledge of reading one […]

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Nema’s Jared Graves Dominates the ’09 Oceania Championships!


Photo courtesy: Damian Breach Escondido CA (March 26, 2009) Nema rider Jared Graves (Yeti / Fox Shox) dominated the 2009 Oceania MTB Championships this past weekend in Thredbo, New South Whales, Australia by pulling a double victory in both the 4X and downhill disciplines! In the 4X, Graves was at ease on a fast and […]

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