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Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 2/17/2017 11:06 AM

Enduro legend and Mégavalanche Champion looking forward to new projects.

(Zurich, Switzerland) - After a long and prominent mountain bike racing career in the disciplines of enduro and downhill, René Wildhaber will shift his focus to growing ... more »

This belongs in the Buy/Sell forum please.

Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 2/14/2017 9:43 AM

More team news today as 17-year old, overnight sensation Emil Johansson lands a big ride on Trek C3: Trek’s marquee gravity program continues to develop new talent

(Waterloo, WI) — For years, The C3 Project has driven progression in mountain ... more »
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 2/14/2017 7:42 AM

MS Mondraker and Shimano team up for two years:

SHIMANO SAINT ANSWERS MONDRAKER DH TEAM PRAYERS Bicycle component maker Shimano and downhill mountain biking team MS Mondraker, home to downhill World Champion Danny Hart, today announce their ... more »
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 2/1/2017 2:19 AM

Big news from UR Team/Polygon and SR Suntour! Click to edit the video above   ​ SR SUNTOUR RUX DH fork: Passion motivates. In 2011 the RUX was born to enter the DH suspension world. Its test pilots, Garett Buehler and James Doerfling were dropping big

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Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/30/2017 12:49 AM

Pivot Cycles and Pivot Factory Racing are pleased to announce the addition of Rupert Chapman to the team roster, effective immediately. Chapman, 24, from Christchurch, New Zealand, is no stranger to international competition—he has been racing ... more »
New thread 2020 Worlds to Leogang 1/28/2017 10:38 AM

In the same meeting that saw the 2018 World Cup Calendar approved, the UCI also awarded the 2020 World Championships to Leogang, Austria. "As well as the 2019 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships, the UCI Management Committee awarded the following events: 2018 UCI Gran Fondo

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Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/26/2017 1:16 PM

Remy Metailler on TRP brakes (but we still don't know which bike!):

We are excited to announce that another world-class athlete will be joining the TRP family. Welcome— TRP Cycling (@TRPcycling) January 26, 2017 RÉMY MÉTAILLER ... more »
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/25/2017 3:59 AM

Full details on the changes at Trek/Atherton Racing:

There’s a new dynamic at Trek Factory Racing DH as the team announce two new riders and a new Head Coach for the 2017 season. Trek Factory Racing will add two exciting young riders to their ... more »
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/13/2017 5:54 AM

Formal Trek announcement, although there are rumblings about another DH signing in the works...

Trek bolsters top MTB programs with new talent [Waterloo, WI] – Trek Factory Racing announced new rosters today for its downhill, cross-country, ... more »
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/13/2017 5:28 AM

Neko on YT, full announcement:

The YT Mob is excited to announce that 23 year old Neko Mulally of the USA will be joining Aaron Gwin and Angel Suarez to make up our 2017 line up. After a successful debut season taking the YT TUES to a historic ... more »
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/13/2017 1:49 AM

Alex Marin to Madison Saracen, full announcement:

Madison Saracen Factory Team welcome Alex Marin, who will join Marc Beaumont, Matt Simmonds and Matt Walker to complete the 2017 roster. Previously part of the Giant Factory Racing Team Alex ... more »
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/6/2017 7:45 AM

Official confirmation from Team Specialized Gravity, they're off SRAM and RockShox...more news in 4 days! PureAgency - Team Specialized Gravity wish you all the best for the new Year ! We really want to thank SRAM MTB and RockShox for their perfect support during these ... more »

Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/5/2017 9:15 AM

Well actually, yes! SPecialized and Ohlins partnered on the development of the first Ohlins MTB products. Read all about it RIGHT HERE.

Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/5/2017 3:27 AM

Here we go, answers to all your 2017 Rat-related questions! (if you can figure what he's saying!!!):

Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/2/2017 11:49 AM

Don't know how far off I could be here, but Metailler is about that height I would have guessed...?

Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 1/2/2017 11:31 AM

Don't know, but that's gotta be a D3 he's holding?