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Added a news story Hometown Hero Back on Top: SRAM Race Report From XCO WC Round One 5/27/2015 10:40 AM

Photo by Victor Lucas

Jaroslov Kulhavy takes SRAM Guide Ultimate and RockShox RS-1 to their first ever Cross Country World Cup victory.

After a weekend of muddy, technical racing, SRAM athletes pretty much dominated the Elite Podiums. Check out the race report from SRAM. - Fred

With great...more

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Added a news story Bell Built Finalists Announced - Watch and Vote Inside! 5/26/2015 5:22 PM

Such a rad contest with a lot of duckets on the line for local trail building! All you gotta do is watch and pick your favorite. - Fred

The three 2015 Bell Built finalists have been named, and the final voting period is now LIVE through June 4! Unlike prior years, only one...more

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Added a new video Dying, Having a Good Time: My First EWS with Andrew Neethling - Polygon UR 5/26/2015 10:13 AM
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Follow Andrew Neethling as he gives the EWS a go for the first time at Round 2 in Wicklow, Ireland. Sometimes the transition from racing the big-bike to the little-bike isn't so easy, but Needles lands a solid 27th place result for his first attempt. - Fred

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Added a new video Soggy Racing Action from Last Week's BDS Round 2 in Fort William 5/22/2015 2:02 PM
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Unfortunately, the pre-World Cup practicing was cut short due to bad weather. The normally 4:30+ track was scaled down to only the bottom motorway, with the winning time for the weekend being set by Gee Atherton at 1:20.780. Such a bummer, but that's racing. - Fred

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Added a news story Anthill Films & TGR Announce unReal World Premiere & Film Tour 5/21/2015 5:06 PM

Anthill Films can't wait to show us what they've been working on, and quite frankly, we can't wait to see it. - Fred

The world premiere will take place June 18 in Vancouver, B.C. The film trailer will be released June 1.

Escape the real world and join us for the world...more

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Added a news story Fresh Produce: Deity Launches New Line of Compact Stems 5/21/2015 1:21 PM

You got little peek of the Micro DM and Cavity 35 stems in our Sea Otter Mega Gallery last month and today we're excited to give you the complete lowdown on the new goods, direct from Deity. - Fred

With an onslaught of new product hitting the world on a monthly basis, Deity has been...more

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Added a new video N1NO - the Hunt for Glory - Chapter 2 "On the Go" 5/21/2015 11:35 AM
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With style for miles AND and multiple XC World Champ titles, follow Nino Schurter in his #huntforglory - Fred Being on a professional MTB team, there is a lot of travelling involved- before and during race time. Nino Schurter and SCOTT-Odlo MTB Racing spent a decent amount of time in South Africa and California preparing for the upcoming World Cup season, which starts this coming weekend in Nove Mesto, Czech Republic.. South Africa is where the team heads every year to start their season. Unlike recent years, Nino Schurter kicked-off the pre-olympic race season at the Bonelli US CUP and the Sea Otter Classic in California. "At Sea Otter, my team mate Jenny Rissveds and I competed in four races, and it resulted in 4 podiums. It was a very cool experience to race in California and definitely felt good to bike where MTB was born," Nino says. Chapter 2 gives an inside view into the team`s life and all the preparation professional racing requires. “Everything we do in 2015 has just one goal: to be the most fit possible for the Olympic Race in Rio in 2016.”

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Added a new photo album Pro Bike Check: Emilie Siegenthaler's Pivot Phoenix DH Carbon 5/21/2015 9:52 AM
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Added reply in a thread Noob Here.. Need advice.. 5/20/2015 5:31 PM

Both are good bikes with decent specs so if it were me making the decision it'd come down to price and age. I wouldn't let frame material sway you either way. There are also some pretty big differences in geo, as you mentioned, specifically in travel ... more »

Added a new video Kicking Up Some Queenstown Soil: Lizard Skins | Gravity Republic 5/20/2015 3:52 PM
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Lizard Skins is proud to welcome Loic Bruni, Loris Vergier, Finn Iles, and the whole Lapierre Gravity Republic team to the family.

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Added a news story Lake Superior Gravity Series Returns for 2015 5/20/2015 1:18 PM

Do you like bikes? Do you like racing bike? How about bike festivals and supporting community trails? We're guessing you do, so check this out. - Fred

Calling all gravity riders! The Lake Superior Gravity Series is back for its 2nd points series starting this weekend in Copper Harbor,...more

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Added a new video Some Opening Weekend Schralping at Snow Summit 5/20/2015 12:56 PM
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Stoked! The snow's finally held off, time for some laps! - Fred Although Mother Nature threw a curveball, we are now open for the 2015 Summer season. The late snowfall lead to awesome riding conditions which made our opening weekend one to remember. Riders: Marshall Mullen (@marshallmullen) Josh Staggs (@jstaggs18) Jeff Pera (@mousepera) Alan Kinum (@ak1401)

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Added a new video Say What? Northstar is Opening Early?!? 5/19/2015 3:21 PM
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You're as excited as we are. Northstar fires up the lifts early this year. #highfive - Fred The Northstar Bike & Hike Park is scheduled to open Friday, May 22nd. Northstar California has everything you need for summer mountain and road biking adventures. From beginner to advanced cross country and downhill mountain biking trails, lift access, bike rentals and bike shop services, you can find it here.

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Added a news story Try Before You Buy: Five Ten and Mountain Creek Bike Park Join Forces for 2015 5/19/2015 2:13 PM

Some sticky rubber for those East Coast rox - Five Ten and Mountain Creek Bike Park team up this season with a new "try before you buy" rental program. - Fred

Vernon, NJ // April 20, 2015: Mountain Creek Bike Park and Five Ten are pleased to...more

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Added a news story Two Days, Eight Stages! Race Report: SloEnduro #2 5/19/2015 10:03 AM

Vid Peršak took another victory and became the new National Champion

Sounds like a grueling weekend! Vid Peršak and Lilla Megyaszai tough it out and come out on top in round #2 of the SloEnduro Series held in Cerkno. - Fred

Cerkno with main venue on top of Ski Center Cerkno hosted the second race of this year’s SloEnduro Series. Organizers prepared a...more

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Added a news story Race Report: Schwalbe British 4X Series Round 2 5/19/2015 8:53 AM

Duncan Ferris maintains his points lead in the Schwalbe British 4x Series with a second place finish in round 2, with Lewis Lacey taking the win for the weekend. - Fred

What a perfect weekend. Amazing 4X track, blue skies, great crowd, brilliant racing and an electric atmosphere all weekend....more

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Added a news story Fischbach Wins Round #1 of the iXS European Downhill Cup 5/19/2015 7:35 AM

Held at a new venue in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia, Johannes Fischbach took home gold at this year's season opener for the iXS European Downhill Cup with teammate Jana Bartova taking home silver in the Pro Women's field. - Fred

GHOST-RRP delivers strong performance at first...more

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Added a new video James Doerfling Shredding the Wet Woods of Squamish: Fairweather 5/18/2015 3:55 PM
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BC based OneUp Components and the Knolly Bikes Team join forces for 2015. Check out their latest edit: Fairweather - featuring team rider James Doerfling. - Fred "CLIMATE - Squamish is one of the wettest inhabited locations in Canada, with nearly 2,400 millimetres (94 in) of rainfall per year, often falling in long stretches through the winter. Snow is not typical in winter" Source: Wikipedia Desperate to ride bikes and escape the snow, James Doerfling headed south to Squamish in search of dirt. #NoOffSeason #LiquidLoam #GetOneUp #Warden Artist: TV On The Radio Song: Happy Idiot

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Added a news story FISE World Series Slopestyle Results and Video 5/18/2015 9:21 AM

Results are in from the FISE World Series Slopestyle competition last weekend in Montpellier, France. Be sure to check out the videos of the top three runs and the link for a full replay of the event. For more info about the event and the Fise World Series go to fise.fr.- Fred


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Added a news story Team Chain Reaction Cycles PayPal Fort William BDS 2015 Report 5/18/2015 8:33 AM

Foul weather cut things short in Ft. Bill last weekend and riders lost out on valuable course practice time for the upcoming WC round that's only a few weeks away. Check out the report from Team CRC / PayPal's Nigel Page. - Fred

Press Release // Monday 18th May 2015:...more

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