Scott Announces the 2018 Genius

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For 2018 Scott has updated the Genius lineup with a redesigned suspension and the ability to run either 27.5″ or 29″ wheels with a flip chip switch. The 150mm travel bike uses a four-bar linkage design with their TwinLoc suspension system, a lightweight carbon frame with a new lay-up design (2250g), modern geometry and a […]

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FOX Releases the DPX2 Rear Shock

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The new 2018 FOX DPX2 rear shock combines technologies from their trail oriented Dual Piston System (DPS) with their downhill  X2 downhill dampers. The DPX2 is a piggyback style and air-sprung shock that is ideally suited for the aggressive All Mountain rider. It utilizes a twin-tube damper configuration with independent rebound and compression adjustments, their […]

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Just In – Adidas Sport Evil Eye Evo Pro Sunglasses, Douchebags Hugger 30L Pack and SockGuy Summer Socks

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We have the high-tech Adidas Sport Evil Eye Evo Pro sunglasses with a vast field of view, the roomy carry-on travel Douchebags Hugger 30L Pack and some fun summer styles and Father’s day gifts from the SockGuy. Adidas Sport Eyewear The Adidas Sport Evil Eye Evo Pro sunglasses are comfortable performance shades equipped with a […]

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Review – Slytech ElbowPro NoShock XT Lite Armor

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The Slytech ElbowPro NoShock XT Lite soft armor has proven itself to be comfortable, form-fitting, durable and has offered protection and safety to the elbows whenever unforeseen crashes and impacts to the ground have occurred.  It uses the shock absorbing Slytech NoShock technology for the ultimate in performance, protection, and security along with Armortex abrasion resistant […]

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The GX Eagle Has Landed – An Affordable 12-speed Drivetrain

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The new SRAM GX Eagle has landed, and it brings their 12-speed 1x drivetrain technology to a wallet-friendly $495 price point. The trickle down of the Eagle Technology from the XX1 and X01 groups has been brought down to the GX Eagle pricing, so shifting and performance should feel the same. All the GX Eagle parts are […]

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Wilkins Peak Trail System Named Top Mountain Bike Trail In Wyoming For 2nd Year

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I just got back from a quick trip to Sweetwater County Wyoming where I enjoyed bike riding, sight seeing, watching a rodeo and viewing Wild Horses up close and personal. On the first day, I got a quick jaunt on some local trails above Rock Springs. The second day I explored the incredible Wilkins Peak Trail […]

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Shimano Announces New Gravity and All-Mountain Footwear & Pedals

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Athertons Team Up with Shimano for Launch of New Gravity and All-Mountain Footwear & Pedals New top-level All-Mountain and Gravity Lines Offer SPD- and Flat- Pedal Options; First-Ever Shimano Women’s Gravity Shoe Shimano has just announced a slew of new shoes and pedals oriented towards the gravity crowd. The new SPD shoes include the flagship All-Mountain SH-AM901 […]

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Sweetwater County Wyoming – Rock Springs Day 1

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Sweetwater County is conveniently located in southwestern Wyoming off the I-80 corridor and along the popular travel highways of 191 and 530 in Flaming Gorge Country. It’s 5 hours from the Denver Metro area and 3 hours from Salt Lake City, making a likely location for recreational activities. Sweetwater County has some incredible single-track trails just […]

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BC Bike Race and Kali Protectives Join Forces

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The BC Bike Race take place July 5th – 13th throughout sections of the West Coast of British Columbia and the Seven Stage race pits racers against tough trails and long days in the saddle. This year the BCBR has a new protocol for concussion management, and they have teamed up with Kali Protectives for support […]

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Fresh Produce – SockGuy Summer Styles and Father’s Day Gift Guide

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SockGuy has some fun new styles for the Summer and some funky cool patterns and color schemes that will be excellent as Father’s Day gifts. From the SGX collection, there is the Tallboy for the beer aficionado, the Sriracha for the Hot Sauce lover, and the Rock Lobster for tasty Lobster or the B-52’s song (take […]

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Ibis Introduces the Mojo HD4

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Introducing the 4th Generation Mojo HD The Mojo HD4 is the latest in a series of trail bikes from Ibis Cycles, featuring 27.5″ wheels, and 153mm of rear wheel travel, delivered through the efficient dw-link suspension, and it’s compatible with a variety of 160mm forks. The bike uses designs, expertise, and technologies derived from the HD3 […]

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Ibis Team Debuts Mojo HD4 at EWS Race in Ireland

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We’ll have full news on the new Mojo HD4 on Tuesday, May 30th! Until then, here are some tidbits of information along with pictures from the EWS Emerald Enduro in Ireland. Supposedly the head angle has been slackened out to 64.9° (depending on the fork) compared to the HD3’s  66.6° . Also, the BB has been […]

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Sneak Peak of new Ibis Mojo HD4

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All pictures courtesy of davetrumporephoto.com Mojo HD4 – We’ll have full news on Tuesday next week! Sweet! Here is some tidbit’s of information on the new HD4 along with pictures from EWS Ibis Team racer Robin Wallner Snapper from breaking in the New colors and the brand new Mojo HD4 from Ibis Cycles. If you ask me it […]

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Emerald Expositions Acquires Snow Show from SnowSports Industries America

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The SnowSports Industries America (SIA) is the non-profit organization that has held the annual Snow Show industry ski trade show since 2011 in Denver, after a longtime home in Las Vegas (say what?). The large Emerald Expositions trade show conglomerate that runs the Interbike and Outdoor Retailer shows is acquiring the SIA Snow Show for a $16.7 […]

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Just In – Therm-a-Rest Sleep Systems

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Therm-a-Rest Sleep Systems: Rest Better For Every Adventure Therm-a-Rest offers an array of mattresses, sleeping bags, blankets, quilts, sheets, and pillows that are designed to work together to create a more efficient sleep system. The pieces can be mixed and matched for different scenarios, whether you’re thru-hiking, winter camping, or out to party. You can focus […]

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Strava Celebrates their One Billionth Shared Activity

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Whether you love or hate Strava, it has become a big part of the cyclist, runners, hikers, and swimmers lives and sharing your activities with your friends and the world is part of the fun. I might not care about beating the KOM on a mountain bike climb, but it’s useful to know where I […]

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