The Best Indoor Cycling Trainers of 2020


If you can’t ride outside right now, you can maintain your fitness (and sanity) by spending some time on the trainer. These are the best smart trainers of 2020

Read More »

Video: A Moment of Solitude


We all could use a moment of solitude right now. Whether your moment is riding your bike, going for a walk, or disconnecting from media, we hope you find your version of solitude.

Read More »

Gear Deals: Awesome gear for Adventure from evo


Specifically picked for the Mtbr crowd, these evo deals are sure to get you stoked!

Read More »

Gear Deals: Jenson Bike Maintenance and Overhaul Sale


Great deals to help you tune-up your bike for spring and summer riding

Read More »

Best Hydration Packs


For bikepacking, big backcountry adventures, all-day epics, and/or guiding, the humble hydration pack remains an essential must-have piece of gear. That’s why Mtbr has rounded up this list of the best hydration packs.

Read More »

Top 10 Tips for mountain biking and social distancing with Coronavirus


Most shelter-in-place mandates have identified outdoor recreation and trails as essential activities and facilities. Here’s how to do it safely

Read More »

Best Indoor Trainer Accessories


Sometimes logging your miles inside is the best way to go. Make the most of your time on the trainer with these accessories

Read More »

Review: 2020 Pivot Shuttle eMTB


Pivot’ eMTB is refreshed for the new year with 29er wheels, a longer fork, and more affordable build options

Read More »

First Look: Canyon Spectral: ON 2020 e-MTB


First Look: Canyon Spectral: ON Today, Canyon introduces the next generation of Spectral: ON, a bike that’s lighter and as nimble as its predecessor, yet Canyon claims it’s even more capable of the most challenging climbs and descents. When Canyon launched the Spectral: ON two years ago, it immediately turned heads – a very playful, capable […]

Read More »

Sedona Mountain Bike Fest 2020


Sedona Bike Fest attracted an inclusive conglomeration of mountain bike fanatics from around the continent to the beautiful landscape of Northern Arizona

Read More »

High Flying Gear Deals at Competitive Cyclist


High Flying Gear Deals at Competitive Cyclist When the times are tough and uncertain we can always count on bikes to bring a smile. Not only the joy they bring while riding in the company of friends but the self-discovery and contemplation they bring while solo cruising. Even if you’re not hitting the trails or […]

Read More »

Gear Deals: Check out the Jenson Annual Bike Sale 


Jenson Annual Bike Sale If you’re looking to make a new bike purchase there is no better time than now. The Jenson Annual Bike Sale is jam-packed with deals on cross country, downhill, enduro and everything in between. If you’re looking to spruce up the machine you have don’t worry – there are deals for […]

Read More »

Check out Park Tool’s New Hydraulic Brake Bleed Kit


Bleeding brakes not easy but with commercial-grade tools, nailing that dialed bleed with minimal mess is a lot more achievable.

Read More »

Video: LEM helmets partners with Polygon UR team


LEM Helmets, manufacturer of innovative head protection for cycling and motorsports, today announces its partnership with the world-class Polygon UR Enduro Race Team.

Read More »

Sea Otter announces new October dates


Sea Otter Classic organizers recently announced the 2020 event has been moved from April 16-19 to October 1-4.

Read More »

Review: Muc-Off Bike-specific pressure washer


Is the Muc-Off bike pressure washer a godsend or a menace for bikes? Read on and find out.

Read More »

Gear Deals: Spring ahead towards savings!


Spring is nearly here and we have an extra hour of daylight to rip the trails. Before you rally the crew – you have to make sure your bike is up to the demands.

Read More »

Video: What The Heck? Danny Macaskill rides the new Santa Cruz ebike


Danny Macaskill just got his hands on an e-bike. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn just what these bikes can do.

Read More »

Video: Vaea Verbeeck: Still Growing – Make Your Mark | SHIMANO


Give this a look and a listen and that you will recognize that she is a very special rider. And she’s still getting better.

Read More »

How to pick the right mountain bike tire


Talk all you want about the benefits of upgrading wheels, brakes, or even your entire drivetrain. But pound for pound (or gram for gram), there’s no better upgrade than tires.

Read More »

Destinations: Spider Mountain Bike Park, Texas


This all-season bike park in the Lone Star State is a great winter getaway

Read More »

How is the Coronavirus impacting the cycling industry?


Are you planning to buy a new bike this year? Read this to learn how supply-chain breakdowns could impact bike buying in 2020

Read More »

Leatt Launches 2020 Footwear Line


The trusted international brand that developed the very first protective neck brace for riders, Leatt has launched their hotly anticipated first line of Twenty/Twenty MTB shoes, including the 2.0 flat shoes, 3.0 flat shoes, 4.0 clip shoes and 5.0 clip shoes in their popular DBX mountain bike range. Leatt shoes have been developed and tested […]

Read More »

Review: Schwinn Axum – $398 trail-ready mountain bike


We took a $400 bike up and down a real trail and lived to tell the tale. Read on and find out if its worth considering or recommending to friends who want to get in the sport.

Read More »

Gear Deals: The Semi-Annual Sale continues


Gear Deals: The Semi-Annual Sale continues For most of us, the winter season is a mix of trainer rides and snow-covered adventures through the forest. For others, its rebuilding and perfecting our machines in preparation for next season and the fun that awaits. No matter what your winter plans may be, we have deals that […]

Read More »

First Look: PNW Rainier IR dropper post


PNW Component’s new Rainier dropper seatpost offers adjustable travel, short insert length, and a fantastic price!

Read More »

Gear of the Year: Josh Patterson’s top-rated trail gear


In choosing my gear of the year, I sought out innovative products that improved my time on the trails through technology. Here are the five products I rode in 2019 that left a lasting impression.

Read More »

Revel Bikes rolls out US-made carbon wheels


Revel’s US-made Fusion-Fiber carbon wheels are 100% recyclable and backed by a lifetime warranty

Read More »

Specialized introduces new tech to Recon shoe line


Three-new additions bring new features and more affordable prices

Read More »

Ride Concepts introduces 2020 athlete team


Isabeau Courdurier, Vincent Tupin, Keegan Wright, Kyle Warner, Ali Clarkson, and Lewis Buchanan join the roster in 2020.

Read More »

Video: Who is Thomas Vanderham?


It would be a dream for most mountain bikers of the world…the chance to grow up on Vancouver’s North Shore. That became reality in Thomas Vanderham’s life.

Read More »

Video: The Mental & Physical Battles of MTB | Redbull Athletes


With so much at stake and so much travel, setup, and practice preparation, how does an elite athlete bottle it all up and put it aside at the start line.

Read More »

Shop the Competitive Cyclist Semi-Annual Sale 


Competitive Cyclist Semi-Annual Sale Now that the President’s Day sales have come and gone, its time to make room for the new spring collections. Competitive Cyclists Semi-Annual sale takes 25% off of nearly all products both mountain and road. No matter what you plan on riding in the upcoming months, there’s a deal for you. […]

Read More »

Dirt Fest PA becomes Raystown Bike Fest


Dirt Rag’s Dirt Fest mountain bike festival has been resurrected to benefit the Allegrippis Trail network

Read More »

Video: How Long Until Finn Beats Loic? MTB Battle For The Crown


How long before they young Padawan, Finn Iles passes his great teammate, Loic Bruni?

Read More »

The 5 best tips to get the most e-bike range


Given any e-bike battery size, there are things you can control to maximize its range. Here are our 5 best tips.

Read More »

Bontrager unveils lifetime warranty on carbon wheels


The new lifetime warranty covers all Bontrager carbon wheels for road and mountain bikes and comes at no additional cost to the purchaser.

Read More »

Specialized Levo SL vs. Levo – Which one is for you?


Born out of the same 150mm travel Stumpjumper, the Levo SL and Levo seem to fill different needs in one’s bike stable. We go through the differences between the bikes to help the rider decide which one is right for them.

Read More »

First ride: Ibis Ripmo version 2.0


Is the revamped Ripmo as good of an all-arounder as the original?

Read More »

Specialized Releases New Phenom MIMIC Saddle


Specialized Releases Phenom MIMIC Saddle Specialized introduced an update to its mountain bike saddle line today with the addition of the Phenom MIMIC saddle. For those familiar with the Specialized saddle line, you’ll recognize the Phenom as its race platform mountain bike saddle. This new edition adds MIMIC technology and shortens the nose of the […]

Read More »

From the Forums: Carbon or aluminum for your next mountain bike?


Riders in our forums are debating the merits of carbon versus aluminum frames for their next mountain bike. Do you have a preference?

Read More »

Best Mountain Bike Saddles


Opinions about mountain bike saddles are like derrieres. Everyone has one, they’re all different, and no one wants to trade theirs for yours. That’s why we’ve put together this list of the best mountain bike saddles.

Read More »

Downieville Classic registration opens Monday


The 25th annual event will be “a weekend of semi-organized anarchy in the mountains”

Read More »

Richie Schley teams up with Fezzari Bicycles


Freeride legend joins forces with the consumer-direct brand for the 2020 season

Read More »

First look: YT’s Jeffsy Primus is a dream bike for young shredders!


A real performance mountain bike for emerging talent

Read More »

First Look: Transition Launches All-New Carbon Scout


Bellingham-based Transition Bikes is excited to announce their latest 27.5″ trail bike an update on the Scout. Known for stout, rowdy trail-inspired bikes, designed by a serious group of shredders, Transition has focused on keeping the feel and function of the brand core while continually growing and progressing. This latest bike is a modern-day take […]

Read More »

Bontrager release dedicated GR2 Gravel Shoe


A dedicated gravel shoe that tackles all types of terrains with classic styling

Read More »

The Robert Axle Project’s Drive-Thru Chain Cleaner


The New Drive-Thru tool makes drivetrain cleaning easier much easier

Read More »

Santa Cruz Heckler: Everything you need to know


All the important details you need to know about this new eMTB from Santa Cruz

Read More »

Gear deals: Conquer the Snow and slush


Gear Deals: Conquer the Snow and slush Dial-in your winter training gear and your warmth with these gear deals from Competitive Cyclist, Jenson and Back Country. Winter weather can make riding outside hard but with the correct gear, you’ll find the cold weather and snow is just as fun as when you were a kid. […]

Read More »


THE SITE

ABOUT MTBR

VISIT US AT

© Copyright 2020 VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.