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The Planet's Oldest Mountain Bike Festival
By Devon Balet
Crested Butte, Colorado has long had the reputation as a world capital of mountain biking. After a short trip to this end-of-the-road mountain town of Colorado, you will quickly realize why. Open up a trail map you will be completely ... more »
In Depth: 2011 Fox Racing Shox Suspension
Fox Racing Shox has been at the top of the mountain bike suspension game since they first entered our market, and with the release of their 2011 product line, it's obvious Fox is not slowing down anytime soon. Let's take a look at the 2011 long travel
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Video of the Month Assignment, June 2010, DOWNHILL
The member who uploads the best downhill video in the month of June wins $250 and a Pro-Tec Pro Kit, it's as easy as that! - Video uploaded from June 1 through June 30 are eligible - A HELMET MUST BE WORN IN ALL RIDING CLIPS - EMBEDDED VIDEOS ... more »
2010 UCI World Cup, Fort William Downhill Results
1 2 ATHERTON Gee GBR19850226 COM 4:35.70     2 8 COLE Cameron NZL19880203 TMR 4:36.18     3 1 MINNAAR Greg RSA19811113 SCB 4:36.91     4 9 GWIN Aaron USA19871224 YET 4:37.71     5 30 HANNAH Michael AUS19831121 GTB 4:37.75     6 12 BLENKINSOP Samuel NZL19881028 ... more »
2010 Summer Ride Diary, Trek Session 8
Most times I get on the DH bike this summer, I'll be posting my experiences right here with parts changes and upgrades noted. Current Weight 37.79 lbs Current Parts Spec Rear Shock: RockShox Vivid Air Fork: 2011 RockShox BoXXer World Cup Drivetrain: ... more »
Product Blog: Pro-Tec Hands Down Gloves
"Retro" color, size Large pictured -2nd generation Hands Down Glove -Lightweight, full-finger glove -Single layer synthetic leather palm with no stitch lines -Silicon grippers across the palm and into the braking fingers. -Lightweight air mesh ... more »
2010 Summer Ride Diary, Santa Cruz Carbon Nomad
Most times I get on the trail bike this summer, I'll be posting my experiences right here with parts changes and upgrades noted. Current Weight 30.07 lbs Current Parts Spec Rear Shock: Fox DHX 5.0 Air Fork: RockShox Lyrik Solo Air, 20mm Drivetrain: ... more »
Tested: 2010 Fox 32 TALAS 150 FIT RLC
Tipping the scales at just under 4lbs, the Fox 32 TALAS 150 FIT RLC fork is a diverse, stiff trail bike weapon. With what may be one of the longest product names in mountain biking, the 32 TALAS is designed to be a jack-of-all-trades for riders ... more »
Tested: TSG Kraken Helmet and Beam Glove
by Jason Smith
TSG Kraken Helmet The TSG dirt jump lids have only been recently available in the States, so I was stoked to get a hold of the new Kraken helmet. This deceivingly technical hard-foam half shell is very comfortable and adjustable. ... more »
Pre-Ride Warm Up with MTB Strength Training Systems
Judging by the amount of questions I get from riders about pre-ride warm ups there is a lot of conflicting information about what to do. Do you spin for while to let your legs warm up? Do you stretch? Do you simply do some jumping jacks and go? It all
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