About the author: Mtbr

Mtbr.com is a site by mountain bikers for mountain bikers. We are the best online resource for information for mountain bikers of all abilities, ages and interests.




WolfTooth Seatpost Clamp gets colorful


The WolfTooth Seatpost Clamp had to be more than just pretty, so they set out to build one that would balance security and light weight without resorting to aluminum threads or undersized hardware.

Read More »

Video: Kilian Bron’s Extreme Dolomites Mission


Most routes in the Italian Alps are very steep and hard to access. And that’s what make the lines taken by Kilian Bron in this video all the more remarkable.

Read More »

Video: Putting pins on shoes instead of the pedals


Putting pins on the shoe may seem ridiculous but folks full of wonder have actually asked us this query.

Read More »

Saris announces new president and COO


One of Mtbr’s favorite cycling companies is getting new leadership. Saris has announced that co-founder Chris Fortune will move to CEO, while the successor to Chris’ President title will be Jeff Frehner.

Read More »

Video: Who e-bikes are for


Paul The Punter from Squamish, BC though explores another vein of e-biking, allowing riders of different levels to ride together.

Read More »

Pactimo announces California fire relief campaign


Colorado based cycling apparel maker Pactimo has gotten into the true holiday spirit, announcing its California fire relief campaign, which will donate $25 for every jersey sold on its website.

Read More »

Video: Cell phone driving motorist crashes car after telling cyclist he’s safe


Watch this driver in Scotland drive in a crowded street where cyclists have to merge in with the traffic.

Read More »

FOX Heritage Decals available


FOX Heritage Decals kits come in 15 popular colorways. Price is $25 and the kits include fork and shock decals to fit almost every FOX fork and shock model.

Read More »

Photo Vagabond: A Yeti Tribe Story


Adventure is always afoot with the intrepid Dan Milner. While Dan likes to keep life simple – his travels to the far corners of the Earth make us wonder what he’ll be up to next.

Read More »

Giant and Jeff Lenosky part ways


After 17 years, famed trials rider Jeff Lenosky and Giant Bicycles are parting ways. To commemorate the long running partnership, Lenosky put together this great video compilation.

Read More »

Interbike tradeshow cancelled


Interbike owner, Emerald Expositions, has announced that the Interbike tradeshow will not take place in September 2019 in Reno as previously scheduled.

Read More »

Chris Akrigg – from here to there – Video


Here’s some insight into who Chris Akrigg is how he got to this point.

Read More »

Renthal Fatbar Lite Zero Rise & Fatbar Lite Carbon Zero Rise


In response to demand from both XC and trail riders for a zero rise handlebar, Rental has unveiled the Renthal Fatbar Lite Zero Rise and Fatbar Lite Carbon Zero Rise.

Read More »

Santa Cruz V10


This is an entirely new Santa Cruz V10 with longer reach, better shock rate, and better frame and cable protection, and two wheel sizes including 29er.

Read More »

Video: Steve Peat vs Nicolas Vouilloz — one more time


Which two names come to mind when you think of the biggest downhill mountain biking rivalries? How about the most successful World Championship winner of all time vs a World Champion with two decades worth of wins.

Read More »

Bikeyoke REVIVE Dropper Post – Mtbr Holiday Giveaway


For the second round of the Mtbr Holiday Giveaway, we have one of best dropper posts, the Bikeyoke Revive.

Read More »

Gift ideas for mountain bikers


Are you searching for gift ideas for the mountain biker in your life? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Our gift guide runs the gamut from affordable to extravagant, with products any rider is bound to love.

Read More »

Passion and need: The Ride Concepts story


Here’s the inside story on how Ride Concepts went from idea to one of 2018’s breakout mountain bike shoe and apparel companies in just two years.

Read More »

1UP USA Bike Rack – Mtbr Holiday Giveaway


For the opening shot of the Mtbr Holiday Giveaway, we have the most revered rack by our Mtbr audience, the 1UP USA hitch rack

Read More »

Hounded // Spencer Paxson: Professional Racer & Coach


Spencer Paxson is not a household name as many have kinda heard of him but don’t much beyond the leaderboard sightings. He’s an XC racer, now in his 30’s entering retirement from top-level racing and here to share his vision.

Read More »

Tailwind Nutrition Rebuild Coffee coming soon


New offering will have all the benefits of the original Rebuild, but with 70 mg of caffeine. Tailwind Nutrition Rebuild Coffee will be made with real coffee beans for an authentic flavor and a sweet buzz.

Read More »

Best Kids Bikes


Kids bike have changed a lot in the last several years. Today’s best kids bikes help new riders develop confidence and skills, and come built to last meaning you can pass them along when it’s time for a bigger bike.

Read More »

Cam Zink’s Biggest Little Fest


Cam Zink decided that Reno needed a massive jump fest and this video captures its essence. Headbanging, dirt flinging and bikes flying.

Read More »

Cannondale Announces F-Si Hi-MOD Heritage Frames


Available in Viper Red or Team Blue Gloss, these state-of-the-art Cannondale framesets pay a colorful tribute to the brand’s early days of cross-country.

Read More »

Now that we’re here | A Film by 50to01


The mantra of the 50to01 crew is simple, yet profound: promote the connection between man and mother nature through the love of getting loose.

Read More »

Video: RAW 100 with Thomas Vanderham


In Rupert Walker’s latest Raw 100, Vanderham affords you the chance to experience the North Shore.

Read More »

Canyon Neuron short travel trail bike rolls out


Canyon has filled a gap in its bike line-up, announcing today the launch of new version of its Neuron (mostly) 29er trail bike, a model that previously was not available in North America.

Read More »

Cyber Monday best bike finds


There’s a lot of deals to be had this Cyber Monday and the week after Thanksgiving. Here are our favorites.

Read More »

Rough AF 3 – Jordie Lunn


Jordie Lunn has spent years learning how to build and ride some of the craziest features on 2 wheels. Taking his unique style of building, and riding, Jordie has taken Rough AF 3 to the next level.

Read More »

Over 30 of the Best Black Friday Deals We Could Find


The deals are here early! We scoured Amazon.com and other sites to pull over 30 of the best Black Friday deals we could find.

Read More »

Best Amazon.com Black Friday bike deals


Here are the best deals we found today from Amazon. Just be careful with that shopping cart as it never fills up or gets to heavy to push.

Read More »

Trailcraft Cycles Blue Sky 20 rolls out in time for holidays


Direct-to-consumer kids bike brand Trailcraft Cycles has unveiled the Blue Sky 20, a 20-inch kids bike.

Read More »

The fast life and high times of Missy “The Missile” Giove


Missy “The Missile” Giove was among mountain bike racing’s first gravity racing super stars. But her post-racing career took an unfortunate turn.

Read More »

Leatt DBX 4.0 Full-Face Helmet Debuts


Mountain bike protection gurus Leatt have launched yet another high tech helmet. The new Leatt DBX 4.0 is a full-face offering that’s aimed at the aggressive all-mountain/enduro crowd.

Read More »

Video: Reece Wallace and KC Deane shred Deer Valley


Few things compare to a day spent riding with friends. For proof, look no further than Reece Wallace and KC Deane cruising around Deer Valley, Utah.

Read More »

How To Find Your Perfect Tire Pressure


Are you struggling to find that perfect psi for your tire set up of choice? You’re not alone. It’s a complicated matrix with a lot of variables at play.

Read More »

Black Friday Rolls Early—Save 30% at PerformanceBike Now


This Performance Bike sale gets a jumpstart on all the Black Friday madness, offering huge savings on bikes, frames, gear, and more.

Read More »

Bontrager Flatline Mountain Shoe Review


The Bontrager Flatline Mountain Shoe features a Vibram rubber outsole and uniform tread pattern that’s directional at the toe and heel with the aim of providing a consistent, predictable interface between pedal.

Read More »

Enduro World Series + UCI: What does it mean?


The EWS and cycling’s world governing body have entered into an historic new partnership. If you have questions about that you’re not alone. Here is all the info you need in just 2 minutes.

Read More »

Video: Yading Kora by bike


A pilgrimage around the base of 19,000-foot-high giants is considered a holy undertaking, and those lucky enough to finish this arduous circuit — known as the Yading Kora — hope the effort will purify a lifetime of negative karma.

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 »

New All Kids Bike Campaign to Provide Free Bikes


A nationwide program that aims to teach every child in the U.S. to ride a two-wheel bicycle, the nonprofit All Kids Bike campaign will facilitate donations of free bicycles and a curriculum to kindergarten classes.

Read More »

Reverence: A Journey Into Fear


Full-length mountain bike film delves deep into the psyche of elite mountain bike superstars on a quest to understand what motivates them tirelessly to lay down their legacy.

Read More »

Video: 2019 Pivot LES Fat video


Not everyone is in the market for a fat bike. But with Eddie Masters producing the video, this one is definitely worth a look.

Read More »

Youn Deniaud – bike shredding into the snow season


Youn Deniaud was able in participate to the entire season of Enduro World Series. And after this season of racing, It was time to ride, unwind and welcome the snow.

Read More »

Video: The next level with Kate Courtney and Finn Iles


It was a good year for Kate Courtney and Finn Iles. After making the full time jump to the elite ranks in 2018, both riders found success on the senior circuit. See that journey in this video.

Read More »

Video: Danny MacAskill vs. Danny MacAskill


Sit back and enjoy as Danny MacAskill plays a game of bike against… himself. Who will come out on top, Trials Danny or Enduro Danny? Watch to find out!

Read More »

How to master cornering on loose terrain


Committing to turns on loose or unpredictable terrain can be tricky — even scary. Mess up and your likely to end up with a face full of dirt. But with a little practice you can be turning like a boss.

Read More »

New Saris MTR hitch rack looks like a winner


Soon-to-be-launched Saris MTR hitch rack (as in modular track rack) traces development roots straight back to the mountain bikers who will soon benefit from its sleek, smart design.

Read More »

Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss: Riding Wisconsin’s Cliffhanger Trail


The latest Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss episode is here and it’s a cliff hanger — literally. This time Lenosky is checking in from western Wisconsin’s Levis Mound Recreation Area.

Read More »


THE SITE

ABOUT MTBR

VISIT US AT

© Copyright 2019 VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.