July 6, 2018

Vermont Plans the East Coast’s First Purpose-Built, Hut-Supported Mountain Bike Route

Just outside Matt Baatz’s house in Pittsfield, Vermont, a 25-mile network of mountain bike trails climbs about 1,000 vertical feet. Baatz is the trail manager for Green Mountain Trails (GMT), a community group that built the mix of flowy singletrack and narrow, rugged routes. And he rides them daily—unless he drives either way along Vermont's […]

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July 6, 2018

Thule Rail and UpTake hydration packs coming in 2019

The new Thule Rail is designed for aggressive trail riding and enduro racing, while the Thule UpTake is more of an all-around pack that could also be used for hiking and skiing.

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July 6, 2018

The story behind Transition’s Speed Balanced Geometry

Transition believes fork offset needs to change. A shorter fork offset brings the front axle rearward, moving it under the rider. Combined with the shorter stem lengths that are now popular, you gain better front wheel traction.

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July 6, 2018

2019 WTB Vigilante, Trail Boss and Judge tires

Today, WTB launched three new tires, the brand new Judge, the redesigned Vigilante, and Trail Boss.

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July 5, 2018

Race Face Cinch Oval chainrings debut

New Race Face chainrings have the the ability to flip-flop to provide proper chainline offset for both Boost and Super Boost bikes.

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July 5, 2018

Video: Brandon Semenuk’s Raw 100 seconds

And in a sea of amazing riders, there are often standouts that are head and shoulders above the rest. One of those is the great Brandon Semenuk.

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July 5, 2018

Boa-MIPS partnership aims to advance helmet protection

Boa and MIPS have announced a collaboration dubbed MIPS B-series Boa that aims to improve cycling helmet safety. The integrated helmet system is designed to work together to create a solution that provides superior fit and added protection to athletes in bike and snow. The MIPS B-series Boa allows for the Boa Fit System to […]

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July 3, 2018

E-bike debate heats up at Impact Sun Valley event

New press camp-style event tackles question on how to define machines that are changing quickly and how to enforce new rules for all travelers.
July 3, 2018

E-bike debate heats up at Impact Sun Valley event

New press camp-style event tackles question on how to define machines that are changing quickly and how to enforce new rules for all travelers.