February 13, 2019

Updates Planned for Mountain Bike Trails in North Carolina’s Pisgah Ranger District

A mountain biker swoops through Pisgah National Forest.

In the coming year, three the of the most popular mountain biking trails in the Pisgah Ranger District—Avery Creek, Buckwheat Knob and Black Mountain—will receive some much-needed maintenance. Pisgah Area SORBA (Southern Off Road Biking Association) will devote $190,000 to maintaining and rerouting several of the region’s most beloved trails with funds from the Recreational […]

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February 13, 2019

ZOIC Carbon Bib Liner carries all your gear

The ZOIC Carbon Bib Liner is designed to provide support for long days in the saddle, making it ideal for enduro racers and bikepackers.

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February 13, 2019

Video: Nino Schurter’s Scott Ransom

Olympic Champion Nino Schurter spends 95% of his time training or racing on his cross-country bike. But like all athletes at his level, the 7-time World Champion likes to escape from his busy schedule in the off-season.

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February 12, 2019

Industry Nine Hydra and wallet-friendly 101 hubsets.

Hydra driver raises the bar on hub technology, using an independently-phased six pawl, 115 tooth drive ring.

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February 11, 2019

Would You Thru-Hike the PCT for Your Honeymoon?

The couple hugs with a backdrop of tall, snow topped mountains.

REI members Kathleen Ughetta and Andrew Wood were married December 15, 2018 in Lake Placid, New York. Their love story unfolded in the great outdoors. And it began in elementary school. Ughetta remembers Wood playing high above her on the monkey bars in fourth grade at Lafayette School in Chatham, New Jersey—and Wood doesn’t. But […]

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February 11, 2019

New Leatt 2019 DBX Bike Spring/Summer Line

The new Leatt 2019 DBX apparel line includes something for just about any kind of rider.

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February 11, 2019

The Athletes Who Brave the Cold for Winter Triathlons

Sheri Schrock has been a multisport athlete, competing in events featuring more than one sport, for 13 years. The 64-year-old diving and mountain biking coach has competed at the International Triathlon Union Duathlon World Championships, and as a Minnesota resident, is a lifelong cross-country skier. So in 2016, when she learned there would be a […]

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February 9, 2019

Rotor KAPIC Cranks Review

Rotor KAPIC cranks are the Spanish cycling component maker’s lightest and stiffest MTB cranks. The KAPIC name is homage to South Africa’s Cape Epic MTB stage race, one of the most prestigious marathon stage races in the world.

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February 8, 2019

45NRTH Ragnarök Reflective boots review

The 45NRTH Ragnarök Reflective is targeted at the transitional season, when light is low and temperature is 25 degrees and up.

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