Bell All-Star John Tomac: Greatest Of All Time

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John Tomac, the 1991 World Mountain Bike Champion, is considered by almost anyone who rides two wheels to be one of the greatest mountain bike racers of all time. Starting in BMX and transitioning into both road and dirt, his amazing career spanned across continents and disciplines in a way that almost no other rider […]

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Interbike 2017 Walkabout 2 – Pivot Cycles, Industry Nine, Ortlieb, Lucho Dillitos and FIX Manufacturing

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Pivot Unveils 10th Anniversary Mach 5.5 Carbon This limited and numbered edition of their flagship, high-performance, trail bike features a unique Pivot Cycles 10th Anniversary paint. Also included are Race Face Next SL carbon crankset with custom graphics, matching Fox 36 fork and Fox Float Factory DPX2 rear shock, particular WTB Volt Team saddle with Anniversary […]

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Interbike 2017 – Alchemy Bicycles Arktos

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Alchemy Bicycles is expanding their Arktos mountain bike lineup into two models; they’ll have the overseas produced ‘Arktos’ and the Denver built ‘Arktos Custom’ versions. Both bikes will feature the Sine Suspension system and the Fox Float X shock, and the Arktos framesets will retail for $2,999 while the Arktos Custom will go for $3,799. They’ll also […]

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Interbike 2017 – Ergon

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Ergon has a bunch of new stuff for this coming season, the GA3 grips with mini wings, the GA2 Fat grips, and the redesigned GE1 EVO/EVO Factory. They haven’t had any packs in the US market for a couple of years, so the innovative BA2 and BA3 packs are a highly welcome return. They have […]

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Interbike 2017 – TOGS Thumb Over Grip System

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The Thumb Over Grip System or TOGS brings improved control, comfort, and climbing capabilities to your handlebars. TOGS creates extra hand positions, reduces hand and wrist fatigue, and offers easy access to shifters and brakes, along with an almost universal fit with nearly all grips. It’s like having mini inner bar ends on your bike […]

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Interbike 2017 – Smith Optics

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Network Helmet The helmet offers a clean, modern design, and the road oriented Network is comprised of proven lightweight in-mold Aerocore construction and featuring Koroyd ventilated technology in strategic, zonal impact areas to offer safeguarded coverage where and when it matters most. Smith helmets are created to absorb direct impacts efficiently, and all colorways of […]

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Lifeproof Introduces the NËXT iPhone Case

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LifeProof just introduced their latest product innovation – NËXT. NËXT delivers next-level iPhone protection and style while letting your phone block water. NËXT is up for any mission on dry land, from weekend treks through the backcountry to weekday hustles through urban wilds. DropProof, DirtProof and SnowProof, it dances back from disastrous falls and keeps crud from clogging […]

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Showers Pass Releases The Crosspoint Waterproof Gloves And Socks

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The Next Evolution of Lightweight Waterproof Knit Glove and Socks Now Available The new Crosspoint waterproof gloves and socks are innovative and functional. The gloves are especially intriguing to me and would be very useful for rainstorms, hailstorms, and anytime you get caught out in inclement weather. The comfortable and stretchy gloves feature a Silicone print […]

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Video – Danny MacAskill Tests Santa Cruz Reserve Carbon Wheels With Smashing Success

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Santa Cruz Reserve wheels are built on the highest quality carbon rims on the market. Their confidence in the design and strength of their wheels is backed up by a lifetime warranty, just like their frames. “If it ain’t broke, go break it” has been the principle objective behind their wheel development program from the […]

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Interbike 2017 – Wolf Tooth Components

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Wolf Tooth has a bunch of new stuff in their queue, some of it is super top secret, so no pictures as yet. They were showing two of their Pack Tools, the 1″ Hex & Bottom Bracket Wrench and the Chainwhip, the functional B-RAD Half Bottle Adapter and lastly, the Wolf Axle for front forks. Pack […]

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2017 Interbike Walkabout 1 – Osprey Duffels, Reform Saddles, SILCA Pumps & Tools, Showers Pass Gloves & Socks

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For this season, Osprey has the rugged and weather resistant Transporter Duffles, Landyachtz has the moldable Reform Saddles, SILCA has the trick TATTICO Bluetooth Pump which works via your smartphone and the gorgeous T-Handle Folio and HX-ONE hex key toolsets, and lastly, Showers Pass has the Crosspoint Waterproof Gloves and Socks. Osprey Transporter Duffels The Transporter packs […]

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Interbike 2017 – Garmin Edge 1030 GPS Computer, inReach Communicators and VIRB 360 Camera

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The new Edge 1030 has a larger screen, an improved battery, and new features compared to its predecessor, while the inReach satellite communicators can be used for a rescue and the ability to track and share your location with others, and lastly the trick new VIRB 360 is a 360-degree camera with 5.7K/30fps resolution and […]

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Video – Diamondback Release Carbon Bike And Short Film “Skidsville”

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Pro athlete Mike Hopkins is making a name for himself not only as a ripping mountain biker but also a talented filmmaker. His soulful films Dreamride and Dreamride 2 have won film festival awards and generated hundreds of thousands of views. His new short film, Skidsville, just launched and is fun, nostalgic retrospective on why […]

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Interbike 2017 Helmets – Bollé, ABUS, Bern, Smith Optics, NOW, Coros and Oakley

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Bollé Trackdown The new Trackdown is their first full-fledged mountain biking helmet. It uses the AViD liner system borrowed from snow helmets, and the construction technique optimizes with internal ventilation channels to provide excellent airflow, decrease weight and make the EPS at the top of the helmet behave like a lower density material. The result is […]

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Showers Pass Introduces the Men’s and Women’s IMBA Jacket

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  Showers Pass is releasing another collaborative apparel line with IMBA. Earlier this year they had created the IMBA Shorts, and now it’s the innovative IMBA Jacket, which comes in both Men’s and Women’s styles. When you purchase any of the IMBA lineups, 5% of net proceeds benefit the International Mountain Bike Association.  The IMBA […]

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Interbike 2017 – Fix It Sticks

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For the 2018 season Fix It Sticks has several new tools and accessories, including kits for Mountain Bikers and Commuters. They’re also releasing the trick Chain Breaker, Tire Levers, and a 15mm Wrench, all of which interface with their innovative and highly functional Fix It Stick tool. For organizational purposes, they have the Replaceables Clip that […]

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