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sspomer added a news blog Danny Hart, Luca Shaw and Emmeline Ragot Fastest in Timed Training at Mont Sainte Anne 7/31/2014 2:23 PM

World Cup downhill riders hit the Mont Sainte Anne course for the first time today. The course has some changes from previous years and if timed training is any accurate indication, it runs about 15-20-seconds slower than in 2013. It's safe ... more »

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sspomer added a feature Win SRAM GUIDE RSC Brakes - Vital OTB Mont Sainte Anne, Quebec World Cup 7/31/2014 9:10 AM

Predict the winning times and riders for Elite Men's and Women's downhill at the 2014 UCI World Cup in Mont Sainte Anne, Quebec and you could win a brand new set of SRAM GUIDE RSC brakes. How to Play In the comments below, predict the winners and times ... more »

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sspomer added a feature Vital Power Rankings, Mont Sainte Anne World Cup - The 15 Fastest Going In 7/30/2014 9:54 AM

It seems like a decade has passed since the last World Cup downhill race. Remember? It was the one in Leogang where Ratboy popped his top-step cherry. After a solid break in the action with some neato DH bike news keeping us all interested ... more »

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sspomer added a press release 10-Man Downhill Race - Pinnacle Championship Course Preview 7/30/2014 8:39 AM

Waterville Valley, NH, USA (July 30, 2014) – The inaugural Pinnacle Bike Championship course at Waterville Valley Resort is built on the face of Mt. Tecumseh, a 4,000 foot peak in the White Mountain National Forest. Racing starts from ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog RESULTS: Enduro World Series, Trestle Bike Park 7/25/2014 4:48 PM

Richie Rude and Anne Caroline Chausson lead the Pro categories at the 5th stop of the Enduro World Series, Trestle Bike Park as Day 1 of racing comes to a close. Riders competed on the first 2 of 6 stages today. Richie Rude won both Stage 1 and 2, while ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Irmiger and Ropelato Win the Scott Enduro Cup presented by GoPro at Canyons Resort 7/21/2014 9:25 AM

2014 Overall Series Champions Crowned PARK CITY, UTAH (July 19, 2014) - After an incredible day of racing, the third and final stop of the Scott Enduro Cup presented by GoPro took place at Canyons Resort on Saturday, July 19 as a stop on the North American ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Maxima Racing Oils Announces Partnership with SGC 7/21/2014 6:59 AM

San Diego, CA (June 9, 2014) – Maxima BIKE has signed a three partnership with Andrew Shandro and Summer Gravity Camps (SGC) located in Whistler, B.C. “Maxima is stoked to be partnered with Summer Gravity Camps – the original freeride mountain ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Cam Zink to Attempt 100 Foot World-Record Back Flip at Mammoth Mountain 7/17/2014 1:44 PM

ESPN to televise “World of X Games: Mammoth Flip with Cam Zink presented by Monster Energy” Live on August 21 Mammoth Lakes, Calif. – Mountain Biker Cam Zink is known for going big, but no one, Zink included, has ever tried to go this big. ... more »

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sspomer added a feature Off Track Podcast - La Thuile Enduro World Series with Curtis Keene, Joey Schusler and Jesse Melamed 7/16/2014 3:29 PM

As the Enduro World Series at Trestle Bike Park approaches, Tristan Merrick of Off-Track discusses the 4th round of the EWS that took place in La Thuile, Italy, last week with special guest host, Wyn Masters. They're joined by Rocky Mountain ... more »

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sspomer added a press release 10 DH Racers at a Time! Pinnacle Bike Championship 7/16/2014 7:55 AM

A new mountain bike race format will be hitting Waterville Valley Resort, NH on September 19th. 100 invited riders will drop in, 10 at a time, on a custom, open slope, 1500 vertical foot course featuring high-speeds, massive gaps and big drops. A unique series of ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Maxima BIKE Announces Signing of Kyle Strait and Cam Zink for 2014 7/14/2014 11:42 AM

San Diego, CA – Maxima BIKE proudly collaborates with the best riders in the world to develop the best quality lubricants, suspension fluids and bike care products. Kyle Strait and Cameron Zink hardly need an introduction. These life pros are ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Want to Race the Windham World Cup DH Course? Citizens' Race Registration Now Open 7/8/2014 8:58 AM

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR CITIZENS' RACES AT UCI MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP EVENT AT WINDHAM, NY Windham, N.Y. – Cyclists are invited to race against the best athletes in the country in Kenda’s Race the World cross country (XC), the Clif Bar Race ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog 2014 Red Bull Rampage Dates Announced 7/8/2014 8:28 AM

photo by Christian Pondella
SAVE THE DATE: RED BULL RAMPAGE WILL RETURN THIS FALL TO UTAH SEPT 26-28 The most daring mountain bikers headline the best of Red Bull Signature Series on NBC Santa Monica, CA – July 7, 2014 – The event that has launched viral video stars and ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Maxima Racing Oils Announces Bike Division 7/7/2014 8:46 AM

San Diego, CA (March 31, 2014) – Maxima Racing Oils, a rider-owned company, is the #1 aftermarket oil in the US Powersports market and is proud to announce its expansion into the bike industry. Founded in Southern California in 1979, Maxima has developed ... more »

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sspomer added a press release DT Swiss Announces Demo Program 7/1/2014 9:20 AM

For Immediate Release Grand Junction, CO – DT Swiss has added a Wheel Demo Program to its current Event Schedule. DT will be offering free wheel demos at several events this 2014 season such as Tri-California series, Crested Butte Fat Tire Festival, ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Kyle Warner Wins the NAET / Big Mountain Enduro, Snowmass 6/23/2014 5:17 PM

Kyle Warner passed on this update about his race win at the NAET in Snowmass, Colorado this weekend. We're stoked for the NorCal shredder! This past weekend was the second round of the North American Enduro Tour in Aspen, Colorado. The event ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog 2014 U.S. Gravity Mountain Bike National Championships Results 6/20/2014 1:47 PM

UPDATED - Pro DH Results are in Results from the 2014 U.S. Gravity National Championships from Angel Fire, NM are coming in. Cat 2 and 3 groups raced on Friday, June 20 and their results are posted below. We'll continue updating as the results ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Race Report: Northstar's Dogbone DH Race with Trail Head Racing 6/20/2014 8:53 AM

This past weekend was Northstar’s first downhill race of the season and what a race it was. Throughout the weekend the lower chutes of the track became blown up more and more with each passing hour, and paired with winter’s still-prevalent course re-shaping,

After a rough morning of practice, THR's Owen O'Malley put together a strong run for 4th in Junior Expert.
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sspomer added a news blog Team Norco International Dynamic – Preparation for the World Cup Circuit 6/17/2014 9:42 AM

The World Cup downhill circuit is the pinnacle of high-speed mountain biking competition. Where speeds are known to exceed 70km/h on rock and root strewn purpose-built racecourses, nowhere else are the risks are so high and the competition ... more »

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sspomer added a feature 7 Things the Leogang World Cup Taught Me 6/16/2014 9:22 AM

by gordo, photos by Sven Martin, Duncan Philpott and Boris Beyer Another World Cup downhill in the history books and another first-time winner is crowned. As the world's fastest two wheelers avoided catastrophe with every twitch of the bars, I came away

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