Ellsworth Bikes Reviews and News


Daily coverage from the 2014 Sea Otter Classic Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 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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Ellsworth Unveils Carbon Evolve 29er and Epiphany 275 650b

We got to see the new Ellsworth Epiphany 275 and Carbon Evolve 29er in person. The Epiphany is quite stunning and it has the same wheelbase and chainstay length as the old 26er version.

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Ellsworth Bikes Hires Sean McClendon as Relationship Manager

San Diego, CA (July 12, 2012) — Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles, Inc., is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Sean McClendon to the position of Relationships Manager.  McClendon – aka “Griz” – joins Ellsworth after long recovery from a life changing accident where he sustained serious injuries racing as a Pro in the 2010 US […]

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Ellsworth Evolution 29er Review

We’ve had the Ellsworth Evolution for a few months now and have gotten to know it quite well. And that’s a good thing because it doesn’t come from the wave of new carbon full suspension 29ers

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A Visit With Ellsworth At Sea Otter

I stopped by the Ellsworth booth at Sea Otter a couple of weeks ago to say hi and see what was new. Specifically, I wanted to take a look at the new Dare downhill bike. I’ve owned a few Ellsworths over the years, including a Dare, and I wanted to see what they’d done to […]

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Ellsworth to Debut New and Enhanced Products at Sea Otter Classic

Updated 2012 Dare, Fresh Enlightenment 29 and a Brand New Carbon Shock Stay

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Ellsworth Demo Days – San Francisco Bay Area 4/15-4/17

We’re Heading North! Bay Area Demos: April 15th – 17th Before we kickoff the season at the Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, CA April 19-22, we are heading to the Bay Area with a trailer full of demo bikes and we hope to see you there! We have multiple demos scheduled with our shops in the Bay Area and […]

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Updated Ellsworth Dare To Race at World Cup in South Africa

Downhill Racer Jack Reading In South Africa For World Cup Race On Updated Ellsworth Dare Ellsworth sponsored downhill racer, Jack Reading, is making final preparations for the first World Cup event of 2012 being held in South Africa starting tomorrow.  The 23-year-old, UK based rider, is poised to have his best year yet and is excited […]

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Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles Teams Up With Ells Angels to Support Youth Mountain Biking

SAN DIEGO — June 14, 2011 — Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles has announced its ongoing support of Ells Angels, a competitive mountain biking team comprised of girls between the ages of 13 and 16 who attend Berry Creek Middle School and Battle Mountain High School in Edwards, Colorado. In November 2010, Donelson Coaching, the Youth Foundation, […]

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Introducing the “Method” – Winner of Ellsworth’s Name It. Win It. Ride It. Contest

During this year’s Sea Otter Classic, Ellsworth announced the Name It. Win It. Ride It. contest to find a name for their new 180 mm travel Freeride bike. The winning name “Method”, submitted by Rick B. from Kent, WA, was finally chosen and he will soon be the proud owner of the newly named Ellsworth […]

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Ellsworth Holiday Frame and Fork Special Ends Friday

Ellsworth Holiday Frame and Fork Special Ends Friday!

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Ellsworth Owners Retreat Highlights, Pua Wins SilverMan Triathlon

We had an absolute blast last weekend at the annnual Owners Retreat in Moab! In addition to all of our wonderful owners and staff members, Josh Bender came out and spent the weekend on the new 29er, the Evolution. The sst.2 models are starting to come out of production the next few weeks – visit […]

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Bicycle Review: Ellsworth Glimpse

The Ellsworth Glimpse has a lot going for it if your rides tend to take you into speeds that start to unsettle lesser trail bikes.

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Ellsworth Bicycles & Cog Wild's Pacific Northwest Singletrack Tour

Join Cog Wild, Ellsworth and Deschutes Brewery for three fabulous days of singletrack riding the North Umpqua Trail. The NUT is one of IMBA’s Epic Rides and a perfect trail to ride a Pacific Northest built Ellworth frame: The trail is technical, remote and designed for intermediate and advanced riders. Camp two nights with Cog […]

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Ellsworth – Trail Swagger

New for 2010 Ellsworth introduces its new proprietary SST (Swagged, Shaped and Tapered) Tubing, on its best sellers: Truth, Evolve, Epiphany and Moment. What is SST Tubing? SST Tubing is hand shaped—not bulk hydro formed—in our frameworks in Vancouver WA, model and size specific. The shaping allows us to create the precise characteristics of life […]

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Ellsworth Instant Center Tracking Suspension

By now you probably know about Instant Center Tracking Suspension (ICT), the bread and butter of a full suspension Ellsworth-but do you really know how it works and why it makes Ellsworth the most efficient full suspension bike in the world? Ellsworth’s Instant Center Tracking suspension technology gives the rider key fundamental advantages that cannot […]

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Ellsworth Bicycles Gives Customers Discount for Donating Bikes to Trips for Kids

Ellsworth Bicycles Gives Customers Holiday Discount for Donating Bikes to Trips for Kids Through December, Ellsworth Bicycles customers are eligible for a $500 discount with the donation of a bike to Trips for Kids SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – Nov. 11, 2009 – For the second year, Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles Inc. of Ramona, Calif., is sponsoring […]

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$500 off any Ellsworth Full Suspension mountain bike or frame.

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Two Weeks Left to Sign up For the Ellsworth Moab Owners Retreat – November 6th-8th

The 25th annual Ellsworth Moab owners retreat weekend is only two weeks away—November 6th – 8th. There are still spots left to come join Tony and the Ellsworth staff for a weekend of riding in one the most legendary mountain biking regions in the world. New for this year, Escape Adventures to host the Ellsworth […]

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Ellsworth Sponsors 15th Annual 24 Hours of Moab

Full Fleet of Ellsworth Bikes Available For Racers and Attendees to Demo RAMONA, CA (October 6, 2009) – Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles, a market leader in technology innovation and sustainable business practices, will sponsor the historic 24 Hours of Moab race this October 10th and 11th. Along with providing funding for the event, Ellsworth will have […]

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25th Annual Ellsworth Moab Owners Retreat

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And the Winner In the ‘Best All-Mountain Category’ is…the 2009 Ellsworth Moment!

RAMONA, CA (September 16, 2009) – Ellsworth Handcrafted Bikes, a market leader in technology innovation and sustainable business practices, was named “Best 2009 All-Mountain Bike” for its critically acclaimed “Moment” by www.singletracks.com . The site, which offers a user network for mountain bike trail reviews and gear evaluations, boasts over 100,000 subscribers and culled the […]

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Ellsworth Athletes Notch Top Results Across the Globe

Summer 2009 newsletter RAMONA, CA – September 1, 2009 – Sponsored athletes from Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles have been rubbing elbows with the most elite riders across the globe this summer, racking up a number of top-ten finishes, wins, and personal bests. Not to be outdone by the fully-supported and pampered world cup racers, our crew […]

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Hot XC Summer Savings Ellsworth

Now through July 31, Ellsworth is offering a special on our famous XC bikes: the Truth, Evolve 29″ and Epiphany. Purchase any in stock Truth, Evolve or past model Epiphany and receive your choice of specials: Now’s the time to get on the best riding, 100% USA Made XC bike! The XC Summer Savings offer […]

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Ellsworth Announces Sponsorship of U.K. Racer Jack Reading

Ellsworth Announces Sponsorship of U.K. Racer Jack Reading RAMONA, Calif. (April 6, 2009) – Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles has announced Jack Reading, a professional downhill racer from the United Kingdom, as its latest sponsored team rider. Reading, a 20-year-old neo pro, is also supported by Freeborn, the exclusive UK Distributor for Ellsworth for almost ten years. […]

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