SRAM Reviews and News


SRAM Partners with Western Spirit

From the moment that mountain bikes started roaming the country and avid riders started exploring the backcountry, Moab was on the hit list. This amazing and unique destination sits on top of the podium for North Americanadventure sports destinations. From the start of cycling in Moab to the present day, Western Spirit Cycling has called […]

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SRAM Upgrades X9 Trigger Shifters with Ball Bearings

SRAM is excited to announce that, starting in January 2012, production of all X9 10-speed and 9-speed trigger shifters (front and rear shifters, all current colors and speeds—2×10, 3×10 and 3×9) will be upgraded, using the same pull lever ball bearing technology used in XX and X0 shifters. The ball bearing replaces a bushing, resulting […]

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SRAM pART Project

SRAM President Stanley R. Day and World Bicycle Relief Founder F.K. Day cordially invite you to join us for the grand finale of the SRAM pART Project: A gala pART Project exhibition and auction at Chicago’s Gallery 1028. You’ll join leading figures in the cycling world in viewing the artwork, meeting the artists, and bidding […]

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Sram Rise 60 and Rise 40 MTB Wheels

Blending science and real-world product development, Sram builds a better XC wheel Quicker acceleration. Effortless climbing. Pinpoint cornering precision and more controlled descending. it’s no secret—these are the traits that make you a smoother and faster off-road rider. they’re also the reason SRAM created Rise, an all-new off-road wheelset that optimizes performance for the XC […]

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SRAM Athletes Win Five Gold Medals at the 2011 Mountain Bike World Championships

A World Championship title is something every committed racer’s heart is set on. SRAM, RockShox, Avid and TRUVATIV riders made their dreams come true last weekend at the World Championships in Champery, Switzerland, winning in all disciplines. Jaroslav Kulhavy (CZE-Specialized Factory Racing) crowned his dominating 2011 season with the Men Elite XC rainbow jersey after […]

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SRAM X5 Drivetrain

Up for Every Challenge With race-ready performance and technology, X5 components help off-road enthusiasts take it to the next level. With smooth, precise X-Glide shifting, a wide range of gear options and legendary SRAM 10-speed performance, X5 brings out the best in any bike—and in every rider. X5 Rear Derailleur SRAM Exact Actuation for precise […]

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SRAM is Unrivaled in Leadville

Three Years in a Row SRAM is Unrivaled in Leadville Wells and Rusch Take the Win Everything about the Leadville Trail 100 is daunting. The distance, 100 miles through jagged Colorado mountain terrain, is a crushing all-day battle for most riders. The trails are steep, rocky and loose. The elements, including the lung-burning elevation and […]

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All Disciplines. All SRAM.

SRAM, RockShox, Avid and Truvat iv athletes won in almost every mountain bike discipline imaginable this past weekend. Further instilling SRAM’s ability to be a dominant force on every dirt-covered race course in the world, be it XC racing, downhill World Cup, enduro or slopestyle. XC World Cup points leader Jaroslav Kulhavy took the top spot […]

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The Superenduro in Sauze d’Oulx Hits the Target and Enters the Hall of Fame of World Enduro Events

Yesterday in Sauze d’Oulx a high level competition took place and once again the Superenduro makes it step in the history of World Enduro biking. A tough race for more than 300 bikers, who not only competed on 7 special stages of the 4th PRO race of the Superenduro powered by SRAM circuit, but also […]

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2012 Sram Forks, Complete Jet 9 $3099, Jet 9 RDO Cable Routing, Tour Divide Craziness

It is that time of year again – all the hot new gear starts appearing in our warehouse, and then disappearing faster than we can say “boo!”. Case in point – we just got our first shipment of 2012 SRAM Rock Shox forks. These 100mm models are a great fit with our hardtails and with […]

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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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