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Tested: SRAM X0 Hubs 0

Light, great engagement, and a no-nonsense approach to designing a hub. We slapped the X0 hubs on our downhill rig eight months ago to put them to the test.

Bike of the Day: Last FastForward 4 8

Clean and simple hardtail fun, ready to get rowdy.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/25/2016 1:04 AM

Loosefest Days 3 and 4: Pushing the Limits

The tricks are coming out at Loosefest, and none more impressive than Connor Macfarlane's backflip over one of the biggest hits on the course. So sick!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/24/2016 11:31 AM

Foggy Forest Fun with Friends - Daily Shot 2

Play misty for us.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/24/2016 12:35 PM

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Pinned in La Palma 1

The riding in La Palma definitely looks bucket list worthy!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/24/2016 1:52 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz Bronson CC 2 6

Custom stickers, loaded build!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/24/2016 12:24 AM

Loosefest + Spinny Mount + Sam Reynolds = Awesome 1

Take one part huge-ass jumps, one part helmet spinny mount, and one part Sam Reynolds, and that's how you make a Loosefest edit not like the others!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/24/2016 12:13 AM

Tested: SRAM X0 Hubs

Light, great engagement, and a no-nonsense approach to designing a hub. We slapped the X0 hubs on our downhill rig eight months ago to put them to the test.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/24/2016 8:58 AM

Young Guns - Daily Shot 1

The future is bright!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/23/2016 11:44 AM

Loosefest 2016 - GoPro Course Check

Want to know what it's like to send the massive Loosefest course? Hop onboard with Kurt Sorge and Nico Vink to find out!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/23/2016 9:00 AM

Bike of the Day: Evil Undead 1 7

With a build like this, no wonder it's not dead.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/23/2016 12:49 AM

Forum: What Tool Couldn't You Live Without? 12

Naturally, as riders, we start to acquire various tools over time. We want to know which of those tools you've added to your toolbox has become your favorite?

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/22/2016 5:30 PM

13-Year-Old Shredder Dante Silva Ripping!

Young gun Dante Silva having some fun ripping down his local trails. #gromshreddage

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/22/2016 4:31 PM

Is Ray's Indoor MTB Park in Milwaukee Closing? 1

Rumors abound about the potential closing of this Ray's location. Read what's known and learn how you can help keep it alive.

Posted by bturman on 7/22/2016 2:21 PM

Loosefest Day Two: Big Trains and First Tricks 1

When the speed trap says 60 km/h and you're staring a 20-meter step down in the face, you know you're at the FEST Series!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/22/2016 6:56 AM

Nine Sick Shots from Loosefest

Want to see some sick shots from Loosefest? Of course you do!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/22/2016 8:28 AM

Power Lines - Daily Shot 3

Salvation sender.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/22/2016 11:51 AM

Trestle Bike Park with Nate Hills and KrunkShox

Berm-blasting, jump-scrubbing, foot-dangling action from Trestle Bike Park with Nate Hills and KrunkShox

Posted by sspomer on 7/22/2016 11:32 AM

Nuttin' But Bangers | Sam Pilgrim's Bangers Tour

If you are looking for a tour guide who knows how to have fun in Europe, Sam Pilgrim is the perfect choice! From canyoning to wakeboarding and possibly some biking in between, Sam and his posse know how to enjoy themselves!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/22/2016 6:37 AM

Santa Cruz Andes Pacifico 2016 - The Movie

The Andes Pacifico has only been running for 3 years, but it has quickly established itself as an exceptional adventure race. Check out this immersive, full feature movie to see why!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/22/2016 2:10 AM

Bike of the Day: Dartmoor Hornet 1 3

Heavy-hitting hardtail hauler.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/22/2016 2:37 AM

Member Review: Industry Nine Torch Classic Hub 9

Vital member dirtworks911 has been pounding out the miles on the Torch Classic for over a year without fault. Read why he thinks they're among the best.

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Posted by bturman on 7/21/2016 6:13 PM

Zam 5: The Story of One Freerider

​From the city to the jungle, and even the "badlands" of Taiwan, it looks like Richard "Gaspi" Gasperotti had one hell of an adventure. A well-established trail network may be a bit absent in the country, but there's good riding if you know where to look.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/21/2016 1:32 PM

Barons of Trail Jam

Wheels small and large comin' in hot at the 2016 Barons of Trails Jam!

Posted by 970biking on 7/21/2016 10:38 AM

Tested: Sombrio Women's Vista Short and Jersey

Sombrio's Vista kit not only looks great, but also glows in the dark! Plus it's loaded with technical features meant to keep every ride comfortable. After three months of use, it's time to let you know if the good looks match up with their performance on the trail.

Posted by bturman on 7/21/2016 1:56 PM

Lato Skatepark Shredding

Modular skate parks often get a bad rap, but this one doesn't disappoint!

Posted by 970biking on 7/21/2016 10:33 AM

Gravity Fun - Daily Shot 1

What goes up must come down.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/21/2016 1:32 PM

Head Banging with Brendan Fairclough and Gstaad-SCOTT! 3

Check in with Brendog and crew as he nabs his best result of the season in Lenzerheide, ending up in 8th place.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/21/2016 9:02 AM

Road Trip | PEF and Strait Go South

Cool spots, rad trails, good friends, and lots of style. Sounds like the recipe for a very rad road trip!

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/21/2016 6:27 AM

Bike of the Day: Norco Optic 6 8

Short travel trail bike fun from Norco.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/21/2016 1:12 AM

DH and Enduro with the Norco Factory Team

Lenzerheide, La Thuile, and all the fun in between with Blenki and the boys.

Posted by iceman2058 on 7/21/2016 1:05 AM

Reload
Tested: 2016 Yeti SB5.5c X01 29

We’ve spent the better part of two months testing Yeti’s latest big-wheeled all-mountain brawler, the SB5.5c, and for the right rider it could be one of the best performing frames. Should you add the bike to your stable? How could it be improved?

Posted by bturman on 7/12/2016 2:49 PM

Loosefest 2016 | First Hits 1

It may only be day one, but the FEST Series boys aren't messing around. Check out the goods from the first evening sesh from this year's Loosefest.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/20/2016 1:51 PM

50to01 | Getting Groovy in La Thuile

Spills, thrills and skills to pay the bills. Racing action from the EWS with a few of the 50to01 crew.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/20/2016 3:41 PM

Bryn Atkinson: Don’t Tell Anyone I’m on a 29er...

Admitting you like a 29er can be a hard thing for many of us, but it looks like Bryn "The Berm Slayer" is getting along with wagon wheels just fine.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 7/20/2016 11:25 AM

Tales of the Mob - Mammoth 1

Nothing but good vibes for the 2016 US National Championships in Mammoth Mountain with Aaron Gwin and Cam Zink.

Posted by 970biking on 7/20/2016 10:51 AM

Line Choice - Daily Shot 1

All roads lead to Rome.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 7/20/2016 12:31 PM