SRAM Reviews and News


SRM Launches SRAM GXP 2×10 MTB PowerMeter

Colorado Springs, Colo. SRM Training Systems is proud to announce the retail release of the long awaited SRAM 2×10 SRM MTB PowerMeter. Heeding the demands of top amateur and professional racers, SRM has developed a power meter to function with the widely used SRAM 2×10 drive train systems. An innovative result of collaboration between SRM […]

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Unrivaled – XX Sweeps the Podium – First 29er WC Win at Dalby

When Ned Overend won the first Cross-Country World Championships on a RockShox RS-1 fork in1990 in Durango, suspension forks entered the world of mountain bikes with a bang. Over 20 years later, just a couple weeks after RockShox introduced the new SID 29” to the public, Jaroslav Kulhavy from Specialized Factory Racing became the first […]

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Beyond Coastal Sun Care supports Rebecca Rusch’s Gold Rusch Tour

World Champion cyclist encourages women to get outside and ride SALT LAKE CITY, UT. – (May 3, 2011) – Beyond Coastal, manufacturer of clean, healthy sun care products for the outdoor lifestyle, is supporting cyclist Rebecca Rusch and her five city SRAM Gold Rusch Tour. The tour is designed to encourage women to get outdoors […]

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Syndicate Top Team, Minnaar 2nd, Peaty Back On The Blocks!!

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa April 24, 2011 Santa Cruz Syndicate (SRAM/RockShox) was firing on all cylinders this weekend as Steve Peat, Greg MInnaar and Josh Bryceland all finished in the top ten and took top team honors at the UCI World Cup season opener in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. With his hometown oneLife crew and family watching, […]

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SRAM XX Athletes Dominate In Pietermaritzburg

1ST WORLD CUP 2011 Pietermaritzburg (RSA) Unrivaled Advantage XX The start of the 2011 World Cup season has proved that XX equipped riders are as consistent as their shift. Sunday’s Pietermaritzburg podium picked up where last year left off. The exciting battle between Schurter and Absalon continued into the last lap where Schurter came out […]

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2011 SRAM XO Groupset

Some pictures of the new 2011 SRAM XO groupset, taken at their recent press event in Ashland, OR. Click on photos for larger image. From the SRAM Website: “Battle Tested Bringing the first 2X10 MTB gearing and Avid’s full-featured brake to the legendary X0 line gives you a product family ready for any XC, Trail, […]

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Lopes Has Happy Trails Ahead with the SRAM Family!

Laguna Beach, CA, May 11, 2010- Sometimes good things come to those who are patient and that’s just happened to me. Right before I left for the Garda Festival in Italy last week I got confirmation from SRAM that our new relationship was a go. I immediately got a new XX group put on my […]

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AVID Announces New Elixir 3 Brakes

AVID Elixir 3 was built for value and gives nothing away in performance and adjustability. The newest brake in the Elixir family offers up a sleek ambidextrous lever body and stout two-piece caliper. Featuring a TaperBore master cylinder and AVID’s optimized pivot placement, the Elixir 3 brings a new level of performance and control to […]

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SRAM Introduces the "NEW" SRAM X7 2×10 Group

THE RIGHT GEAR For the first time SRAM offers the right combination of matching SRAM X7 components. SRAM X7 features 2X10 drivetrain, X-Glide front shifting, Exact Actuation, new PowerGlide cassette ratios, carbon cage rear derailleurs, new S1400 crank offering and Avid Elixir R brakes. SRAM 2X10 is becoming understood by riders of all levels and […]

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SRAM Introduces New 2X10 Website: SRAM2X10.com

Less is really more: Why 2X10 just works http://sram2x10.com/ SRAM has created a new web page where people can learn more about the benefits of SRAM’s 2X10 mountain bike drivetrain. Www.SRAM2X10.com is a central source for Product Reviews, Technology breakdowns, Athlete Testimonials, and a Photo Gallery. Click on the Bikes section to view the growing […]

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SRAM Backs National Interscholastic Cycling Association

Components Manufacturer Plays Establishing Sponsor Role for National Organization BERKELEY, Calif.—The National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) is thrilled to announce a 3-year sponsorship with SRAM as an establishing partner, effective immediately. Matt Fritzinger, the executive director of NICA, stated, “We are most grateful to SRAM for showing their confidence in our ability to bring great […]

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Bicycle Chains and Chain Connector Links Recalled by SRAM Due to Fall Hazard

NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 8, 2009 Release # 09-342 Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 346-2928 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Bicycle Chains and Chain Connector Links Recalled by SRAM Due to Fall Hazard

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SRAM Sponsors Latest Release from Radical Films – Kranked Revolve

SRAM Sponsors Latest Release from Radical Films – Kranked Revolve See attached for list of featured riders, filming locations and details on the global viewing tour schedule. source: Eric Schutt

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Neufeld named SRAM Cycling Fund Director

SRAM Corporation President and CEO Stan Day announces the hiring of Randy Neufeld as SRAM Cycling Fund Director Chicago, IL – June 22, 2010 The SRAM Cycling Fund was created on September 30, 2008. During the next 5 years the Fund plans to award $10 million in grants to support committed national and international advocacy […]

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Fort William Wows the World Cup Scene

This past weekend marked the fourth round of gravity racing in the mountain bike World Cup series. source: Eric Schutt

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SRAM Announces the release of the XX gruppo

“The most advanced cross country group ever.” After 2 years of development and months of internet forum rumors, SRAM releases all the info here: http://sram.com/en/XX/ From the Innovative Beginnings to the Engineering Precision, SRAM XX our Superior Products that were tested and developed by Dedicated Athletes like Todd Wells, Willow Koerber, Julien Absalon, Ross Schnell, […]

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Julien Absalon Wins Madrid World Cup on XX

Julien Absalon Wins Madrid World Cup on XX First World Cup Victory for New Component Group Madrid was the location for one of the most dramatic races of the season so far. The drying race conditions allowed for a very fast start, and shortly after the start, Julien Absalon found his way to the front […]

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SRAM and Breakaway Events Team-Up to host the Ashland 12-Mile Super D and 1st ever AVID Chainless Challenge

SRAM and Breakaway Events Team-Up to host the Ashland 12-Mile Super D and 1st ever AVID Chainless Challenge source: Eric Schutt

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Pro Mountain Bike Gravity Tour – Port Angeles, Washington

Pro Mountain Bike Gravity Tour – Port Angeles, Washington

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SRAM Racers Pin It at Pietermaritzburg!

SRAM racers place in the tops at World Cup #1 in Pietermaritzburg! source: Eric Schutt

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SRAM Cycling Fund Awards $200,000 to European Cyclists' Federation

SRAM Cycling Fund Awards $200,000 to the European Cyclists’ Federation April 9, 2009 The SRAM Cycling Fund is pleased to announce a US$200,000 grant to be paid over two years to the European Cyclists’ Federation.   These funds will be used by the ECF for lobbying efforts at the European Commission and European Parliament to build […]

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2009 BlackBox Racing Roster Announced

source: Eric Schutt

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Global Endurance Athlete Roster – 2009 Global Gravity Athlete Roster

source: Eric Schutt

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SRAM's Ready to Race – Global Endurance Athlete Roster

Chicago – February, 2009 The stage is set for yet another great year of competition. SRAM continues to invest in top tier events as well as the best athletes in the world. SRAM’s fully staffed crew in both the US and Europe continue to travel the world to the best mountain destinations. Check out our […]

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Mick Quick Down Under

Australian National Championship, Canberra, Australia This past weekend, Mick Hannah took home top honors by winning the Elite Men’s Downhill event. Hannah finished first with authority, winning both the Elite Downhill qualifying as well as the final round. This would be Mick’s last competition on his Mongoose Boot’r. He will race on GT bikes for […]

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