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Judge Rules Trek's ABP Design Does Not Infringe on DW's Split Pivot Patent
Bicycle Retailer is reporting that a U.S. District Court judge has ruled that Trek Bicycles' ABP (Active Braking Pivot) design does not infringe on Dave Weagle's patented Split Pivot design. Weagle filed the lawsuit against Trek in September 2012. Weagle was granted a Split Pivot Patent in May of 2010 while
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Dirty Jane Photo Comp Announced
Ladies who shred! Dirty Jane and Vital have teamed up to bring you a girls-only special edition of the legendary Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp. The comp rewards the winning photographer (elected by Vital members voting) as well as one randomly ... more »
Santa Cruz Launch Limited Edition Greg Minnaar Replica V10
On September 1st 2013, Greg Minnaar won a third World Championship title, on a stock Santa Cruz V10 downhill frame in front of his home crowd in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. To celebrate his back-to-back gold medals, Santa  Cruz created ... more »
Movie Premiere Tonight! Won't Back Down: The Story of Steve Peat Showing in Santa Cruz
If you're in the Santa Cruz area this evening, don't miss the North American premiere of Won't Back Down: The Steve Peat Story , a film by Clay Porter and John Lawlor at the Rio Theatre. Tickets are just $10 and available at the Rio box office starting
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Give the Joy of MTB Books for the Holidays
Some of you may ask, "what's a book?" A book is like the internet, but without the need for electricity or connection. Here are a couple of rad books that will stoke out any mountain biker for the holidays. On Two Wheels- Images of Mountain Biking from the
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Knolly Bikes Grassroots Racing Program Launch
Knolly Bikes is excited to announce the launch of the 2014 Grassroots Racing Program. The Program is aimed at supporting selected athletes with Grassroots level support for 2014 including DH and Enduro formats. In the inaugural year we’re looking ... more »
Buy Some Trail and You Could Win a Santa Cruz Bike - Sierra Trails 5 Bucks a Foot
Buy 1 foot of singletrack for $5 and you could win your choice of any complete Santa Cruz Bicycle! This won’t just be any bike; it will be decked out with a wheel set from ENVE Composites, a group from Shimano, and a Fox Racing Shox fork. You ... more »
Santa Cruz Seeks Senior Engineer
Could this be your golden ticket?
Every once in a while, the gates to the Santa Cruz Bicycles factory are opened and one lucky individual gets a golden ticket to join the Design & Engineering Department. Nobody ever really knows what awaits them on ... more »
Cedric Gracia Crashes in Reunion Island, Has Surgery on Injured Vein
Our favorite French racer and general madman Cedric Gracia's Reunion Island training trip was cut short this morning when CG took a bad crash and ended up in hospital. Apparently he injured his femoral vein, but according to his own reports from the ... more »
2014 B.C. Bike Race Stage Locations Announced, Stage 1 on Infamous North Shore
The BC Bike Race is excited to announce that North Vancouver, home of the infamous North Shore trails, will host the opening stage for 2014. Going into year eight, BC Bike Race the “Ultimate Singletrack Experience” will make a slight change to ... more »

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