Smith Optics Reviews and News


Review: Smith Forefront helmet

The Smith Forefront aims to push head protection technology with completely new materials and design on their first helmet. Read on to see if they succeed or not.

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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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Write a Review Contest! Enter to Win a Free Pair of Smith Optics Pivlock V90 Shades!

Write a Review and be eligible to Win a Free Pair of Smith Pivlock V90 Sunglasses or an Mtbr T-shirt! In a continued effort to keep Mtbr the leading resource in bike, parts, & gear reviews, we are holding a review writing contest.

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Smith Launches Forefront MTB Helmet

The Sun Valley, Idaho-based company, which also makes snowsports helmets and goggles, is set to unveil its new collection of MTB brain buckets at the upcoming Interbike tradeshow in Las Vegas, and the new helmets will be available at North American retailers in Spring 2014.

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Steve Peat Syndicate Announces Partnership with Smith Optics

The Steve Peat Syndicate North America is proud to announce a new partnership with Smith Optics for 2012. Smith Optics has a long history in the mountain bike world, including a num-ber of UCI World Cup victories as well as the 2009 UCI Downhill World Championships on leg-endary racer, and head of the SPS, Steve […]

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Smith Optics new Piv Lock V90 sunglasses

In this video, Chopper (aka Greg Randolph) shows us the latest cool shades from Smith Optics, the Piv Lock V90: Info about Smith Optic’s PivLock V90: “Introducing the NEW PIVLOCK Integration System. The PIVLOCK® V90 features a proprietary, patent-pending temple/hinge piece that compliments what can only be described as the lightest performance interchangable, rimless sport […]

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