January 18, 2018

Stan’s-Pivot Pro Team signs Swenson, Gomez-Villafañe

The Stan’s-Pivot Pro Team p/b Maxxis has set themselves up for a successful 2018, doubling its roster and signing with Stan’s NoTubes, Pivot Cycles, and Maxxis Tires through 2020.
January 17, 2018

Are carbon tri-spoke wheels the next big thing?

Don’t look now, but the tri-spoke wheel could be making a comeback — in enduro. U.K.-based wheel maker Spengle has been making waves on the internet this week, touting the benefits of its full-carbon tri-spoke 27.5 wheel.
January 17, 2018

Top 5 Places to go Canyoneering in Southern California

Canyoneering

The sport of canyoneering offers a chance to explore some of the most amazing landscapes and infrequently traveled terrain. Utah is known to have some of the world’s best and most unique slot canyons, but Southern California has plenty to offer, too, and most are a short drive from Los Angeles. Here are some of […]

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January 16, 2018

EWS launches new Continental Enduro Series

The Enduro World Series has launched the new Continental Enduro Series, which will take place place in the U.S., Europe, and Asia-Pacific, incorporating at least nine events with plans to expand.
January 16, 2018

5 clothing hacks to save your winter rides

Pedaling through the heart of winter is hard enough. Here's how to make it easier.
January 16, 2018

How to Pack for a Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hike

Guts, gear and gnar: all you need for your packing list.   Holy cow, you’re amazing. You’ve decided to take on one of the most exciting adventures of a lifetime. But what now? How the heck do you pack everything you need for six months of your life? Don’t worry. I thru hiked the Pacific […]

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January 16, 2018

Breathe new life into your old winter shoes

Winter cycling shoes can be expensive and are not the most glamorous item. Here are five ways to bring your old winter cycling shoes back to life so you can save money for more compelling purchases.
January 16, 2018

SRAM DUB cranksets

There are few headaches in the bike world like the current bottom bracket landscape. SRAM aims to unify the current sea of standards with one system without introducing a new shell standard.
January 15, 2018

Marin Wolf Ridge 9 review

The Wolf Ridge is Marin’s answer to the ultra-competitive long travel 29er segment. It also serves as the debut for a remarkable new suspension system.