January 4, 2019

How To Save Money Mountain Biking

Mountain biking can be an expensive sport...especially to start out with. But there are ways to save a few bucks.

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January 3, 2019

Kate Courtney joins SCOTT-SRAM MTB Racing

Big news out of the cross-country mountain bike racing world today. American Kate Courtney is leaving Specialized to join the SCOTT-SRAM MTB Racing team.

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January 3, 2019

Mtbr’s Most Read Posts of 2018

With 2018 officially in the rearview mirror, we’re taking a look back at the Mtbr posts that drew the most attention during the last 12 months.

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January 3, 2019

Video: Jeff Lenosky signs with Reeb Cycles

We've been waiting to find out who Jeff Lenosky's new partner is and we finally find out today.

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January 3, 2019

How to Visit and Explore Patagonia

Tents sit in front of jagged spires in Patagonia.

n paper, Patagonia is simply a region. A 260,000-square-mile expanse of land that covers the southern half of both Chile and Argentina as they narrow into nothingness at the bottom of the globe. But in person, Patagonia feels like a test lab for adventure, where every possible environmental variable has been turned up to 11. […]

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January 3, 2019

New Study Reveals Why Biking Is a Healthy Form of Transportation

bike commuter on a bridge

Is there something about riding your bike that makes you feel better? Well, it turns out science may validate your experience. An article recently published in Environmental International suggests that those who use a bicycle as a form of transportation may maintain higher levels of self-perceived health than drivers, walkers and public transportation users and […]

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January 2, 2019

Why You Need to Go Glamping in 2019

A cabin in the woods with a couple standing outside

It was a dark and stormy night, but Dark 'n' Stormies weren't on our minds. Camp cocktails would come later. We nosed our car down dirt roads, our path illuminated by our headlights. Finally, after eluding us for nearly four hours, Narrowsburg, New York, was within our grasp. Our GPS wasn’t cooperating, but that was […]

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January 2, 2019

Best of UCI Downhill World Cup 2018

What a UCI Downhill World Cup we were treated to this year. No matter how long you've been watching top flight mountain bike racing there's no getting away from the fact that this season's UCI Downhill World Cup was one of the best yet.

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January 2, 2019

Understanding Sleeping Bag Temperature Ratings

A woman peeking out of a bright-orange sleeping bag

Because waking up in your tent shivering in the middle of the night is a miserable experience, the key factor when you choose a sleeping bag is its temperature rating. If you have a reasonable idea of the coldest conditions you anticipate on your adventure, you can pick a bag that will keep you warm […]

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