- Spy Shots! Ohlins Shock Available for More Bikes, Fork Closer To Reality?
Ever since we first tested the Ohlins TTX 22M, we've made no secret of just how good we think it is. Originally developed in collaboration between Ohlins and Specialized, the shock has until now only been available on Specialized Demo and Enduro EVO bikes. The following information ... more »
- Race Face Launches Spring 2014 Collection
New year, new gear - we're always excited when fresh collections start dropping, and in the case of Race Face there's lots to be excited about. Their soft goods collection has everything from slick trail riding gear to hard-hitting freeride outfits, ... more »
- Spy Shot - 100% Working on Gloves?
UPDATE: No more speculation! The Polcster posted this shot on our FB page, with the following words: "hehe, they are working 100% on bringing the new stuff that feels super nice!" While going through footage from the Descida das Escadas de Santos ... more »
- Mob n Mojave DH and SD Course Info
The annual Mob n Mojave race at Bootleg Canyon takes places this weekend in Boulder City, Nevada. Downhill Mike has released course info and prize payout, so you can get your lines dialed and your Valentines plans sorted. Online registration closes ... more »
- Filip Polc Wins 1st City Downhill World Tour Event in Santos, Brasil
Filip Polc has won the first ever City Downhill World Tour event, the famous Descida das Escadas de Santos in Brasil. Reversing the results of qualifying, the Polcster set a new course record to take the win ahead of 1st place qualifier Mick Hannah, ... more »
- Troy Brosnan Wins Australian National Round 2 at Mt. Buller
Mount Buller in the Victorian Alps was the stage for Australian National MTB Round 2. Troy Brosnan was keen to get a win on the board and Connor Fearon looked to cement his leaders position and show his riding has stepped up a notch. They battled with ... more »
- Aaron Gwin's Specialized Demo 8 from Fontana
- It's always fun to look at Aaron Gwin's bikes, even if there isn't anything new, prototype or stealth on them...or is there? Those pedals don't look too familiar. Rumors are pointing towards prototype HT clip pedals.
- Sam Hill Crashes into Kangaroo, Hints That He's on Royal Racing for 2014
Check out those socks and shorts boys and girls. After years in TLD apparel, Sam Hill looks to be on Royal Racing for the new year. He's also rocking 100% eyewear. Enough about the new sponsors though, we're with gcritchlow - we want to hear more about the ... more »
- UCI Publishes 2014 Mountain Bike Teams
The Union Cycliste Internationale has today published the list of UCI Mountain Bike Teams for 2014. A record 31 countries have registered at least one team, compared with 27 last year and 24 in 2012. New Zealand and Lesotho have registered ... more »
- No Forbidden Races in 2014 - UCI to Suspend Enforcement of Rule 1.2.019 Through Race Season
Good news for any UCI-licensed racer (which includes all USAC-licensed racers) not wanting to get potential fines and/or suspensions for competing in non-UCI sanctioned events in 2014. USA Cycling has confirmed that the UCI will once again suspend enforcement ... more »
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