Wheelie awesome weekend deals at Jenson!


A new wheelset is one of the best performance upgrades you can give a bike and will make an insane difference to your riding experience.

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Video: Jeff Kendall-Weed shredding Kamloops


Jeff Kendall-Weed found mountain biking in the late 1990s, and one of the most influential videos of the era was Kranked. So he paid the hallowed place a visit.

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Sedona Mountain Bike Festival Announces 2020 Dates


It’s official: the 2020 Sedona Mountain Bike Festival dates are March 6 – 8, 2020, with passes going on sale at 9 am on August 23, 2019.

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Crankworx Bikes and Bits Roundup


Most people recognize Crankworx Whistler by its signature Joyride Slopestyle course, or maybe the Garbanzo Downhill race. Those events, along with a round of the Enduro World Series, Speed and Style, World Pump Track Championships, and now Dual Slalom, are reason enough the Whistler event gets the well-deserved attention it does as North America’s premier […]

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2020 Intense Primer First Ride Review


Intense overhauled their Trail line to simplify and innovate their Trail Bike options. Three wheel-size options will be available for the 2020 Intense Primer.

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Santa Cruz Tallboy 4 – First Look


Santa Cruz has been on a roll this year developing aggressive 29ers. It started with the enduro-ready Megatower, followed a few months later by the redesigned Hightower. Now, the venerable Tallboy has been overhauled making it one of the most progressive short-travel 29er trail bikes on the market. Read on for the details. Santa Cruz […]

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Video: Oscillation – The Rocky Mountain Slayer in action


Every once in a while, the riders, the trails the music and the edit align to capture the glory of biking. It’s not how we ride but this is what inspires us.

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Video: 2019 Redbull Joy Ride Whistler


After battling through a back injury and being faced with the diagnosis of an auto-immune disease, Emil Johansson came to make a statement.

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REI Back to School Commuter and more blowout


Back to school for millions across the means book bags, bike rides to class and lots of good times with friends.

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Video: World Cup XC Highlights from Leinzerheide


The men’s and women’s races told two very different tales. But both were absolutely compelling.

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Book Review: “Let’s Mountain Bike”


Mountain biking can be intimidating to beginners. In a perfect world, riders would get an instruction manual on how-tos and dos and don’ts when they purchase their first mountain bike. “Let’s Mountain Bike” is the closest thing to a quick dunk in mountain bike culture. This 278-page book covers nearly every facet of the sport: […]

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2020 Rocky Mountain Slayer First Ride Review


Rocky Mountain released the latest rendition of the Slayer today, and we had a chance to take one out for a ride with Rocky Mountain’s PR frontman and former Olympian, Andreas Hestler, on some of the techiest trails in the Whistler valley. Rocky Mountain Slayer: everything you need to know Rocky Mountain Slayer Carbon 70 […]

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2020 Specialized Enduro First Ride Review


In a category they pioneered, Specialized re-engineered the Enduro with 170mm travel on a new suspension platform to regain top dog honors.

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Rocky Mountain Slayer – First Look


Rocky Mountain is launching a new and improved version of its hard-hitting enduro bike. The 2020 Slayer features progressive geometry, a boost in front and rear suspension travel and adjustable geometry. Best of all, Rocky Mountain gives riders the ability to choose their preferred wheel size and frame material. 2020 Rocky Mountain Slayer First Ride Review […]

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Hot weekend deals from Competitive Cyclist


Get your stoke on for the World Cup and upgrade your ride with deals from Competitive Cyclist.

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Maxxis rolls out the Dissector


Maxxis is rolling out a new tread pattern intended to meet the needs of aggressive riders seeking speed and control on dry and loose terrain. Maxxis Dissector Highlights  Available in 27.5×2.40 and 29×2.40 sizes Wide Trail casing optimized for 30-35mm internal rim widths Weight range: 800-1,206g (claimed) Pricing is $75 for the EXO casing and […]

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Industry Nine introduces A318 stem


Wheel and component manufacturer Industry Nine has added a second stem to its product line. The new A318 stem is designed for the smaller, but more common 31.8mm handlebar clamp diameter. Like the 35mm A35 stem introduced last year, the A318 is CNC machined in-house at Industry Nine’s headquarters in Ashville, North Carolina. The 7075 […]

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Giant Reign 29 Advanced First Ride Review


It was only a matter of time until Giant was going to bump up its last remaining 27.5-inch trail bike to 29-inch wheels, and after a couple of days riding the new Reign Advanced Pro 29 in Revelstoke, British Columbia, it’s safe to say that the larger wheels fit nicely on the enduro-flavored offering. Giant […]

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Video: Brandon Semenuk Builds an MTB Playground in Utah


For their latest chapter, Raw 100 took their efforts to Utah. Their inventive and manicured lines transformed the iconic freeride area into a brilliant slopestyle playground.

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2020 Specialized Epic HT First Ride – lightest XC frame ever


Revamped and modernized, the new Specialized Epic HT is ready to race. And with a 775 gram frame, it believes it can fly.

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Video: Guerrilla Gravity presents: Is it Revved?


The old way of addressing the impact resistance of traditional carbon frames was bolting a $2 plastic downtube protector onto a brittle $4K carbon frame. Check out GG’s approach.

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Check out the Shoe Blowout at Jenson USA


Everyone likes the feeling of a crisp new pair of kicks, especially when they’re on sale. Check out these hand-picked deals on Five Ten Freeriders to Scott RC Road shoes.

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Best Mountain Bike Floor Pumps


You might think mountain bike floor pumps are all the same. As long as they get air into tires, what’s the difference? Lots. That’s why Mtbr rounded up eight of the best options on the market today.

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Sidi releases the Dimaro – its first gravity focused shoe


When I think of Sidi shoes, I think carbon, cross country, road, and enduro, downhill really never come to mind. All that finally evolved this week when Sidi released the Dimaro.

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Review: Kenda Alluvium Pro 700×40 gravel tire


For the roads and gravel that I frequent the Kenda Alluvium comes pretty darn close to a do-it-all gravel tire.

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Freehub Mag Video: Okanagan // Trail Touring Penticton


While the British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley might be best known for its countless vineyards, the region’s sprawling mountains are equally ripe with singletrack.

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Yeti SB140 – First Ride


The final piece of the revamped (and bottle cage enhanced) Yeti puzzle fell into place today, as the Golden, Colorado-based bike maker lifted the lid on its new SB140 trail bike. Falling in line with a naming structure already applied to the stable of bikes Yeti launched in 2018 (SB100, SB130, SB150), and earlier this […]

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Sale on Jenson exclusive build bikes – Up to 54% off!


Choosing the perfect road bike, mountain bike, gravel bike, or any bike takes a lot of time. Poring over spec details to find the right bran

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Cannondale recalls more than 10,000 CAADX cyclocross bikes


Cannondale, in conjunction with the CPSC, has issued a recall of model-year 2013 to 2016 CAADX cyclocross bikes equipped with disc brakes. The forks on these bikes can break, which can result in serious injury or death. To date, there has been one fatality and 11 injuries reported, seven of the injuries were serious and […]

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Digger’s Back and ready to rock!


Digger’s Back and ready to rock! Todd “Digger” Fiander and the Godfather of Freeride, Wade Simmons, are two of the most well-known characters on the North Shore – and for a good reason. Digger’s spent his life building trails and features that have influenced riding networks around the world and Wade was right there with […]

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Trek recalls Kickster children’s bikes


Trek in conjunction with the CPSC has issued a recall for model year 2013 through 2019 Kicksters. According to the recall, the steerer tube clamp can fail if over-tightened due to an issue with the manufacturing process, posing a crash hazard to the rider. The Trek Kickster is a strider-style bike lacking pedals designed to […]

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Salsa releases 2020 Fat Bike line up


Salsa Cycles just rolled out its 2020 fat bike line. Standouts include super neon and powder-coated frames matching new gear coming out this season. There’s no update to the geometry, but the fact that these bikes are ready to roll bodes well for anyone caught off-guard by early winter. There are some pretty rad designs in […]

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High flying deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. And the $9 tires are worth a look!

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Video: Return to Earth: now available


Anthill Films attempts to capture the magic of earth through the eyes of a mountain biker and we know they’ll do it well. Here is the trailer to make our mouths water.

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Ride Concepts Releases Next Generation of Flat and Clipless Footwear


Ride Concepts releases Five New premium shoes, including kids for both flat and clipless shredding

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The latest Prime Day deals for mountain bikers


Amazon Prime Day is good but can be daunting. Here is our hand-picked list of great bike deals!

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Yeti SB165 Unveiled


On Tuesday, the Golden, Colorado-
based bike maker lifted the lid on its latest smaller-wheeled trail smasher, the SB165, which is
the slackest and longest travel option in their line-up.

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The best Amazon Prime Day deals for mountain bikers


Amazon Prime Day is the online retail giant’s annual celebration of door-busting deals. Here are some of our best finds.

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Helmets and trail blowouts at Jenson USA


Check out these smoking deals on helmets, tires, tubes and much more! Perfect for the mid-summer tune-up or refresh.

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100% Introduces Altec and Trajecta Helmets


This week 100% announced the addition of two new helmets to its fast-growing mountain bike line; the Altec aimed at the all-mountain crowd and Trajecta for the enduro racers.

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Review Teravail Ehline tire


The Ehline is a deeply knobbed tire that rolls great on hardpacked trails. A very versatile tread, which sharp lugs and progressive design bites on a variety of trail and gravel conditions. Available in both a light/supple or sturdy/durable that both have their place on the trails. Teravail is expanding their tire line – and […]

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Video: YT introduces – Team Racing Dudes


We’ve met and ridden with these guys and they embody mountain biking. There’s never a bad day or a dull moment with this crew.

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Jenson USA Best Complete Bike Deals


Don’t get left out this summer. Some amazing deals to be had here on complete bikes from Jenson USA.

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Dakine drops High Rollers edit


The MTB heritage runs deep in Crested Butte no doubt, and Dakine riders Thomas Vanderham, Iago Garay, and Kim Hardin set out to explore this legendary area.

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Kate Courtney Rising – Episode 2 – No Train No Gain


In episode 2 of Rising, follow Kate Courtney behind the race tape to learn what it takes to be the fastest mountain bike racer in the world.

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Xpedo Pedals Contest


This contest has something for everybody! Flat, clipless or hybrid, we just want to you to go out there and ride! Enter to win a set of GFX, Ambix, CXR or SPRY.

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2020 Santa Cruz Hightower First Ride


Modern geometry and a brand new suspension broaden the sweet spot of the versatile Hightower Trail Bike

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Outerbike, Crested Butte Contest


Win a weekend for two at Outerbike Crested Butte including three nights lodging in Mt. Crested Butte.

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Rock Shox announces new Reverb Stealth dropper


The Reverb is now updated to address the major issue of sagging. Simply depress the Vent Valve, compress the post, and you’re good to go – squish eliminated.

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Ride Concepts Contest


Ride Concepts is giving away $2800 worth of product in ten $280 packages.

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