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Reply to Altamont Capital and Pete Fox acquire Fox Head 12/11/2014 7:35 AM

Official Altamont Press Release ---------------- Altamont Capital Partners Leads Majority Recapitalization of Fox Head, Inc. Palo Alto, Calif., Dec. 10, 2014 – Altamont Capital Partners (Altamont) today announced it is leading a majority recapitalization ... more »

New thread Altamont Capital and Pete Fox acquire Fox Head 12/9/2014 4:56 PM

Fox Head (clothes, helmets etc) changes ownership to Altamont Capital and Pete Fox (son of founder, Geoff Fox). Pete stepped down as CEO in February. At one point Vans (VFC) was looking into purchasing Fox, but backed out. Check more details here - http://shop-eat-surf.com/2014/12/altamont-capital-pete-fox-acquire-fox-head/ ... more »

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Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 12/2/2014 9:35 AM

it's a vid from june or july 2014

Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 12/1/2014 5:02 PM

YEAH CONNOR!

New thread Small Business Saturday - Share Your Favorite Local Bike Shop 11/29/2014 8:22 AM

It's Small Business Saturday, so what better time to share your favorite local bike shop. Provide the name and the city to spread the love. Vital has worked with Over the Edge Sports in St. George, Utah and Sedona Arizona with great success during our Test Sessions, ... more »

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Reply to Post Office Jumps to Finally Close, February 2015 11/26/2014 10:33 AM

SO. GOOD. i remember this gem!

Reply to Post Office Jumps to Finally Close, February 2015 11/25/2014 5:35 PM

i hope you're right, but it seems like the bigger wheels are in motion this time w/ that letter coming directly from the land owner. gabe and cam from clappin' yo dome, one of the first times i ever visited that magic land. the "non-post office" trails ... more »

New thread Post Office Jumps to Finally Close, February 2015 11/25/2014 9:43 AM

It was a matter of time, but development in the town of Aptos has finally caught up with the Post Office jumps. Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz have posted a letter from the landowner stating that the Post Office jumps and Epicenter Cycling pumptrack will be closed February

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Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 11/24/2014 6:24 PM

awesome zerode thread hijacking to distract until moar teem newz comes about. #drool

Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 11/24/2014 1:32 PM

Official news about Bryn Atkinson and Jill Kintner. They're sticking with Norco, but looks like a scaled-back program consisting mostly of North American events. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- FOR IMMEDIATE ... more »

Reply to 2014 Lonestar Granite Enduro Highlight Video 11/23/2014 6:58 PM

embedded for everyone's pleasure : ) good stuff!

Reply to Police Use High-Tech Lures to Reel in Bike Thieves 11/18/2014 10:17 AM

interesting concept to alert if someone is messing w/ your bike (or if it gets rained on : ) https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/fyi-devices-it-moved-it-s-wet-it-s-hot-or-cold

New thread Magnetic pedals instead of clips? 11/18/2014 8:43 AM

got an email for these today (well, it was intended for "Bruce" at Utah Mountain Biking, but it came to my inbox...don't forget to switch those names and sites in your emails blasts, kids). do you see a future for these? good idea, bad?

http://www.maglockbikepedal.com/ ... more »

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Reply to Prototype, unique and random mountain bikes 11/9/2014 5:26 PM

found this iron horse sunday proto from sea otter 05 (i think) in the littermag archives. don't know if the data acq copy is true or not : )

Reply to The Patent Thread - New and Wild MTB Inventions 11/9/2014 9:55 AM

i'd be worried about this if i was any major tire manufacturer

Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 11/8/2014 1:06 PM

Reply to The Patent Thread - New and Wild MTB Inventions 11/8/2014 1:04 PM

cool to see it in action vyro!

New thread 2015 World Cup #1 in Lourdes France 11/6/2014 1:05 PM

Looks like the website for the 1st World Cup of 2015 has been updated. The event is April 10-12, 2015. http://www.lourdesvtt.com/ This page shows some course construction photos - http://www.lourdesvtt.com/word-cup-2015-raphael-et-les-benevoles-preparent-la-piste/ ... more »

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New thread Cool article on Santa Cruz and how they get graphics and paint schemes dialed 11/6/2014 8:25 AM

For the drafting/CAD/graphics nerds out there, this is a pretty cool article about Santa Cruz getting their paint and graphics dialed via computer-generated renders. -------- The team at Santa Cruz Bicycles relies on PTC Creo to design CAD models and Bunkspeed Pro to render photo-realistic

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Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 11/4/2014 5:25 PM

palmer used to ride for swag : )