June 22, 2018

Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss tackles Free Fall

The latest Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss episode features a slick slippery ride through San Lee Park in Sanford, North Carolina. Free Fall is a techy trail that's even more difficult when wet.
June 21, 2018

Going Somewhere? Put These 5 Mountain Bike Trails On Your List

When you show up to a new place with your mountain bike in tow, it can be hard to figure out where to start pedaling. Between Strava and the MTB Project, Instagram and Facebook, and all the bike parks out there, the options are plentiful and, when you want to do it all, making a […]

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June 21, 2018

What’s the fastest pedal for enduro: flats or clips?

With former downhill racing great (and longtime flat pedal user) Sam Hill making a seamless transition to enduro and winning last year's EWS overall title, it’s natural to wonder which pedals are faster?
June 21, 2018

US threatening 25% tariff on China-made e-bikes

The U.S. bike industry has been drafted into the trade war between China and the U.S., says a recent report on Bicycle Retailer and Industry News.
June 21, 2018

Interview: Finn Iles on his journey from ski slope to MTB

Finn Iles catapulted himself into the men's downhill elite with a superb 2017 junior season where he won six out of seven UCI Mountain Bike World Cup races. But what's next?
June 20, 2018

Aspen Snowmass announces bike park expansion

Combining machine and hand built sections, a new advanced hybrid trail will start from the top of the Elk Camp chairlift and descend 4.8 miles to the gondola mid-station.
June 20, 2018

Kade Edwards: Trek Factory Racing’s rising star

Kade Edwards of the Trek Factory Racing Downhill team is a colorful character and a rising star on the downhill racing scene.
June 20, 2018

Pivot Firebird 29 first ride review

We got to ride the stunning new Pivot Firebird 29 on Moab's best trail, The (almost) Whole Enchilada.
June 20, 2018

Pivot Firebird 29 Released

Finally, a long travel 29er from Pivot with 162mm of rear travel. It's long, slack and stunning