POC is adding the SPIN helmet technology that counters the effects of oblique impacts, and the new Clarity lens technology which was designed to enhance contrast and definition to their bike collection for the 2018 season. POC’s SPIN (Shearing Pad Inside) rotational impact protection system was initially utilized their ski helmets last year. For the […]

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Db Equipment Launches The Scholar Daypack

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by Brian Mullin on August 15, 2017

Do-it-all everyday pack built for the active urban lifestyle Monday, August 14, 2017 — The Scholar uses the same award-winning design, detailing, materials and construction as Db Equipment’s line of stylish and functional luggage, and offers all of the quality, design, and durability that Douchebags fans have come to depend on. The Scholar is made […]

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SQlab 411 Innerbarends and 311 Handlebars Long-Term Review

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The Innerbarends are highly functional, and the hand and arm relief and hand position alternatives they provide are greatly appreciated. The 311 handlebars provide excellent ergonomics and a comfortable and natural hand orientation, along with a functional combination of back, forward and up sweep, and a soothing blend of rigidity and damping. SQlab produces ergonomic bike […]

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Floyd’s of Leadville Introduces CBD Hemp Oil Nutritional Supplement

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An All-Natural Pain Solution To Get You Back Into The Competition, Now Shipping Internationally Press Release Note: The information that is attached here is the direct press release and I can offer no legitimacy or authenticity for their claims. Monday, August 7, 2017 — Leadville, Colorado – floydsofleadville.com – Floyd’s of Leadville, a Colorado Based maker of CBD pain […]

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Osprey Introduces their GearKit Series of Organizational Duffels

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Osprey just launched their new GearKit Series of duffels that offer superior organization and function as grab-and-go basecamps for any activity. No matter what you do, where you do it or how far you travel to get there, these smartly organized sports bags allow you to pack everything you need, where you want it, access […]

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Video – Another Miraculous Aaron Gwin Win At the Mont-Sainte-Anne DH World Cup

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Photo courtesy of Red Bull and Bartek Woliński The Men’s World Cup UCI Downhill finals at the Mont-Sainte-Anne on August 6, 2017, turned out to be an entertaining and challenging race. The Australian rider Dean Lucas had set the best time before the course conditions turned ugly when a deluge of rain slammed everything. The […]

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Interbike Heads to Reno-Tahoe for 2018 Show

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Interbike, the Largest U.S. Bicycle Industry Trade Show  Chooses Reno-Tahoe for New Home Beginning September 2018  and  Announces Launch of Interbike Marketweek Interbike Marketweek will Start with World-Class Consumer Cycling Festival followed by OutDoor Demo and Culminate in Trade Show with Morning Education, New Show Hours and Mid-Week Day Pattern   Although Las Vegas was […]

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Just In – Solo Backpacks For School

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For many of us that have kids, the end of summer means it’s back to school preparation time, and that usually entails shopping for school supplies. While many of the items they’ll require for the school our requirements from the teachers and are unique to the classroom, their backpacks they’ll utilize to carry everything are far more […]

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Ibis Cycles Pork Chop Frame Bag

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With the new Ibis Cycles Pork Chop frame bag Mojo and Ripley bike owners now have a new place to put tools, tubes, munchies, CO2’s, Speedos (scary thought), and whatever else they might deem necessary during a ride. I wonder what some Western state riders might carry in the bag? The “Pork Chop” frame bag neatly […]

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All Good Sunscreens – Ocean Reef and Skin Friendly

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All Good offers a collection of skincare products made from simple plant-based ingredients. From mineral based zinc sunscreens and sore muscle recovery spray to silky smooth lip balms, lotions and coconut oils, All Good supports an active, healthy lifestyle with their organically grown formulas. Sunscreens 101 Active ingredients in sunscreens come in two forms, Physical and […]

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FIX Mfg Releases Board Sword, Wheelie Wrench and Powder Pliers Tools

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FIX Manufacturing: Multi-use tools for the modern-day athlete Laguna Beach, CA – After a successful 2016 Kickstarter campaign, FIX Manufacturing multi-tools are now available for purchase via FIX Mfg website and select specialty retailers nationwide. Born from the desire to revolutionize portable and wearable tools, Fix Manufacturing is raising the bar for innovation in action […]

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First Impressions – Shred Optics Short Stack Helmet

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Shred Optics Short Stack is their All Mountain helmet that includes some innovative safety features including the Slytech NoShock and 2nd Skin XT energy absorption material and the MIPS-like RES technology. It features 20 vents with four channels, X-Static Silver Fiber padding, a wheel based retention system, a visor and is constructed with In-EPS liner with […]

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Thule Introduces The Vital Hydration Pack Collection

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Thule has been primarily known for their bike racks, cargo carriers, and roof racks, but some years ago they started to produce travel bags, backpacks, and bike bags. This year they are releasing their first ever hydration collection of packs, the Thule Vital, which will come in 3L, 6L, and 8L sizes. The minimalist packs […]

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Revolution Suspension Grips Review

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The Revolution Suspension Grips is an innovative system that isolates your hand’s and upper body from the shock and vibration propagated through the handlebars from the trail, and this design helps decrease fatigue, repetitive injury and arm pump. “There are many different grip shapes and sizes designed to achieve that perfect, ergonomic fit with hopes […]

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Just In – Bike Armor Frame Protection

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Their frame protection tape comes in several varieties and patterns, including downtube, chainstay, and cable rub entities. They’re made with 1-1.5mm thick domed polyurethane, which offers impact absorption, cable, scratch and abrasion resistance, all of which help protect your valuable road or mountain bike. The material is flexible and has strong adhesives to keep them in place. […]

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Beyond Coastal Sunscreen Earns Top Ratings from EWG

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Press Release Beyond Coastal, a manufacturer of premium sun care products, announced it received top ratings, for the sixth consecutive year, in the recently published 2017 Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) annual sunscreen guide. In the non- mineral sunscreen category, Beyond Coastal is the only brand to receive three out of the eight top rankings in […]

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