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Forbidden Bike Druid 130mm travel high pivot bike


Headquartered in Cumberland, British Columbia, in the shadows of the infamous Forbidden Plateau, Forbidden Bike Company is a small, rider-focused brand. Here’s the story of their new — and intriguing — bike.

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Hot Deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking deals and get them before they are gone.

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MBOSC Introduces Mountain Biking Impact Review


Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (MBOSC), a non-profit trail stewardship organization, is proud to introduce the Mountain Biking Impact Review. This review is the product of a year of comprehensive research by MBOSC’s Science Committee.

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Video: Martin Maes wins EWS in Rotorua AND Tasmania


Martin Maes picks up right where he left off in 2018 with two stunning wins in Round 1 and 2 of the 2019 Enduro World Series

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Crankbrothers Synthesis 11 wheels get i9 Hydra hubs


Crankbrothers has partnered with Industry Nine to offer Hydra hubs on its full range of Synthesis 11 carbon wheels, bringing the new hub technology to its front and rear specific wheel system.

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Saris MTR Bike Rack Contest


Enter now for a chance to win the new, very cool tray bike rack called the MTR – Modular Tray Rack from Saris worth $800.

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Hot Deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking deals and get them before they are gone.

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How to pick the fastest line


Come in too slow and get caught on the square edged rocks. Too fast and it’s easy to overcook it into the next switchback. Here’s a primer on how to pick the fastest line.

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Stan’s Flow EX3 Rims and Wheelsets Introduced


Stan’s NoTubes has introduced the new Flow EX3, which is billed as durable new line of rims and wheelsets designed for downhill, enduro and the most demanding trails.

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Does Certified Pre-Owned make sense for bikes?


Does Certified Pre-Owned make sense for bikes? The Pro’s Closet says yes and has launched a comprehensive program.

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Hot Deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these hot deals and get them before they are gone.

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Endura MT500 MTB collection updated


The new Endura MT500 Burner Pant II and MT500 Burner Short II borrow from the race kit developed for the Athertons, taking advantage of the latest durable stretch fabrics.

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North American Handmade Bicycle Show Award Winners


Here’s a look at all the award winners from the 2019 North American Handmade Bicycle Show in Sacramento, California.

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Bontrager WaveCel helmet first look


Trek and Bontrager have unveiled a new helmet technology called WaveCel, which they claim is proven to be up to 48x more effective than standard EPS foam at preventing concussions from common cycling accidents.

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How to Set-Up Tubeless Tires with Yanick the Mechanic


Nino Schurter’s right hand man Yanick The Mechanic reveals some of the tricks needed to perfectly set-up tubeless tires.

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Hot Deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these hot deals and get them before they are gone.

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Ride Concepts Factory Team Announced


Mountain bike footwear company Ride Concepts announces the formation of its 2019 Factory Athlete team, comprised of downhill and freeride icons Kyle Strait, Sam Pilgrim, Greg Watts and the Atherton Racing Team.

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2019 YT JEFFSY launched


YT Industries has launched the all-new YT JEFFSY, a bike the German direct-to-consumer seller calls its most versatile and aggressive trail bike to date.

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Best Giro Bike Helmets


Giro has been true helmet development pioneer, as witness by their recent launch of the MIPS Spherical technology and the Giro Switchblade with removable chinbar. Here is a look at some of the best Giro helmets.

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Hot Deals from Competitive Cyclist


Our friends at Competitive Cyclist always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these hot deals and get them before they are gone.

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Leatt Velocity Goggles Line Unveiled


An exciting new addition to Leatt’s growing range of products, the Leatt Velocity goggles were developed with WideVision anti-glare, anti-fog tech and 2.7mm military spec lenses.

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Best Commuter Bike Helmets


Helmets save lives — especially when you’re dodging in and out of traffic. That means enhanced safety — along with a little style — are important factors. Here are 10 of the best commuter bike helmets.

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Ride Concepts Gears Up for Growth


Mountain bike footwear company Ride Concepts has announced the addition of two industry heavyweights to the staff, Paul Basagoitia handling global athletes and Rick Reed driving brand and marketing initiatives.

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Revel Bikes launches at Sedona Mountain Bike Festival


The brainchild of Adam Miller (founder of Borealis and then Why Cycles), Revel rolled out two carbon fiber trail bikes in Arizona last weekend.

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Diamondback Release 29 debuts


Diamondback continues to offer a compelling price-for-performance proposition, unveiling its newest mountain bike, the Release 29.

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Lazer Coyote helmet launched


The new Lazer Coyote helmet aims to deliver solid performance without denting the wallet. Priced at just $80, this new brain protector features 21 vents, a large fixed visor, and deep rear coverage for increased protection on the trail.

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REI to sell Bontrager and more Cannondales


Giant outdoor sports gear retailer will offer Bontrager accessories and apparel, and has expanded on its long-standing relationship with Cannondale to make the brand available at all REI locations.

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Video: Local Loam – Tucson, AZ


Tucson, Arizona, is home to some amazing mountain bike riding. Much of that is located on Mt Lemmon, approaching an altitude of over 9,000 feet! Watch Jeff search for Arizona loam!

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Win An Endura MT500 Mountain Bike Kit


You have the opportunity to join the Endura family with your very own collection of MT500 gear, valued at over $400. Enter the Endura contest!

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Video: Cyclist decks charging driver


Well, the tables were turned in Singapore when a truck driver had an exchange with a cyclist and tried to hit him or push him off the road.

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Best Bell Bike Helmets


Whether your riding centers around enduro, downhill, road, or just commuting to the coffee shop, Bell has a bicycle helmet to fit you and your needs. Here are 10 of the best Bell Bike helmets.

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Jenson USA Continues to Roll out Big Discounts on Bikes, Parts, Tires, and Gear


Any and all things bike related are deeply discounted over at Jenson USA right now.

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Hot Deals from Trek and Bontrager


As two of the most revered brands in cycling, Trek and Bontrager have produced hundreds if not thousands of great products. From bikes to helmets to shoes, the two companies that live under one roof in Wisconsin, have you covered from head to toe.

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FOX GRIP2 Damper Explained


Building off the GRIP’s success on the Enduro World Series and World Cup circuits, FOX has added new features and made adjustments to create their most advanced and adjustable damper to date: the FOX GRIP2 Damper.

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Lower cost Time Speciale 8 pedal released


The Speciale 12, released last year was all good but there was the issue of the $350 price tag. The new Speciale 8 lighter, more compact and only $125.

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4th Annual E-Bike Race at 2019 Sea Otter Classic


BULLS and Bosch team up to host the 4th Annual eMTB race at the 2019 Sea Otter Classic.

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ENVE M Series wheels price reduced


ENVE has announced a partnership with Industry Nine to create an American made hub pairing that will lower the MSRP of ENVE’s M Series mountain bike wheels to $2550 from $2980.

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Hot Deals from REI


Our friends at REI always have some great cycling deals on offer and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking sales and get them before they are gone.

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ZOIC Carbon Bib Liner carries all your gear


The ZOIC Carbon Bib Liner is designed to provide support for long days in the saddle, making it ideal for enduro racers and bikepackers.

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Video: Nino Schurter’s Scott Ransom


Olympic Champion Nino Schurter spends 95% of his time training or racing on his cross-country bike. But like all athletes at his level, the 7-time World Champion likes to escape from his busy schedule in the off-season.

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New Leatt 2019 DBX Bike Spring/Summer Line


The new Leatt 2019 DBX apparel line includes something for just about any kind of rider.

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Hot Deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great deals on offer and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking sales and get them before they are gone.

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First Look: Sram Reverb AXS wireless dropper post


The Reverb AXS is a wireless dropper post ready to rescue you from installation and maintenance woes. But at $800, some may have to wait for the technology to trickle down.

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First Look: SRAM Eagle AXS electronic drivetrain


Today, with the launch of X01 and XX1 Eagle AXS, SRAM has gone the other way by adding two new high-end Eagle options.

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Ninja Mountain Bike Performance Contest


Ninja Mountain Bike Performance has teamed up with some of our favorite brands to get you and your best buddy ready to Ride Like a Ninja in 2019!

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BMX Riding Dubai’s Most Famous Landmarks


Home to the world’s tallest building the Burj Khalifa, Dubai is renowned for its breathtaking skyline. It’s also a cool place to bust out some jaw-dropping BMX tricks.

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Video: Taming Captain Ahab Trail


Could you ride your favorite trail backwards? That’s the goal here on Moab’s famed Captain Ahab trail.

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Hot Deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great deals on offer and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking sales and get them before they are gone.

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Hounded // Micayla Gatto: Pro Athlete & Artist – Video


Sidelined from racing, she rediscovered her love of art and the possibilities it offered when coupled with her riding. Find out how Micayla turned the page to the next chapter after racing.

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Aaron Gwin and Intense Factory Racing rolling Kenda tires


Kenda has announced that it will be the official tire sponsor of Intense Factory Racing, which includes superstar downhill racer Aaron Gwin.

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