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Custom Answer ProTaper Bars
While at Crankworx Whistler, we spotted a few teams and riders using Answer ProTaper bars with unique graphics. What really sparked our curiosity was how the finish appeared to be within the metal, rather than on top of it. 
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Product Spotlight: iXS Phobos Helmet
Richie’s choice: iXS Sports Division’s Phobos Helmet
Canada’s Richie Schley is not just a freeride icon, he’s also a real outdoorsman; spending time with his friends out in the nature is important to him.  “If I can have loads of fun on ... more »
Gloves, Body Protection Required at La Bresse
The French Cycling Federation (FFC) is requiring all riders to wear full-fingered gloves, knee, elbow, and back protection at the La Bresse World Cup this weekend. We'd like to hear your thoughts on the matter. Comment below or vote in this poll: {poll:16} ... more »
Sombrio Interviews the Coastal Crew about 'Inside Out'
Sombrio is the exclusive clothing sponsor of ‘Inside Out’ The mighty triumvirate that took mountain biking webisodes to the new levels have stepped things up again this year and are embarking on their grandest task yet: to produce, film and deliver a
The Coastal Crew in action - Photos by Dan Barham
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MRP Introduces the 2x Guide
MRP introduces the new 2x guide for 2-chainring MTB cranks ( “two-by” ).  In development for almost two years, the 2x utilizes MRP's patented integrated skid chainring protection and introduces a new patent-pending dual pulley tensioning system.
MRP 2x Guide in White
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Win a Saddle and Post Prize Pack from SDG - Vital OTB, La Bresse
Predict the winning times and riders for Elite Men's and Women's downhill at the 2011 La Bresse World Cup and you could win a saddle and post prize pack from SDG! The prize pack includes an I-Fly race saddle, a Duster RL all-mountain saddle, a Patriot DJ/DH saddle and Micro seat posts so you can floss ... more »
The Easton Havoc UST 12x150 Downhill Wheelset
At Crankworx this past weekend, Easton revealed their new Havoc downhill wheelset, which is claimed to be the lightest true DH wheelset on the market at only 1870 grams! The 23mm rims are UST compatible and use 28 straight gauge Sapim spokes in a 3x
The 150mm Havoc UST getting some time in the dirt.
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WINNER: Whip Off Worlds Whistler Photo Contest
JAMES ALLAN wins $250 and a pair of Teva Links Shoes for this photo of Graham Agassiz! Malcolm Mclaws wins the "Sven Martin Choice" Award and gets a new Fstop Guru bag with Small ICU. Sven said, "this photo captures the spirit ... more »
2011 Deep Summer Photo Challenge Slideshows
The Deep Summer Photo Challenge took place last night in front of a sold-out crowd in Whistler. For the challenge, six incredibly talented photographers had just a few days to scout, shoot, edit, and compile a three to five minute slideshow showcasing
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Tioga ZEROaxle MT-ZERO Pedals
Tioga's engineers decided to radically change the thickness of their pedals by getting rid of the axle entirely. 
Tioga Zero Axle Pedals
Maximum thickness of 7 mm (in some places it reaches 4 mm)     Milled from a single piece of CrMo alloy Bearings ... more »

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