May 20, 2018

Mountain biker killed in cougar attack near Seattle

A 32-year-old mountain biker was killed Saturday morning in a rare cougar attack east of Seattle. A second rider, 31, was in satisfactory condition after being hospitalized with injuries.
May 18, 2018

New Backcountry Trail Opens in Hickory Nut Gorge

Weed Patch Mountain Trail

Hickory Nut Gorge, which sits 45 minutes east of downtown Asheville, North Carolina is a 14-mile-long canyon known for its granite outcroppings and the placid waters of Lake Lure. A new multiuse trail near Hickory Nut Gorge will give hikers, climbers and mountain bikers access to some of the region's most dramatic backcountry. Weed Patch […]

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May 18, 2018

Finish Line Sealant review

The sealant made bold claims of lasting 'forever' or at least the life of the tire. Did it measure up or even last one flat? Read on and find out.
May 18, 2018

Finish Line Sealant review

The sealant made bold claims of lasting 'forever' or at least the life of the tire. Did it measure up or even last one flat? Read on and find out.
May 18, 2018

Finish Line Sealant review

The sealant made bold claims of lasting 'forever' or at least the life of the tire. Did it measure up or even last one flat? Read on and find out.
May 18, 2018

Ibiza: Come for the Party, Stay for the Hiking

Hikers near the Mediterranean

Located off of the eastern coast of Spain in the Balearic Islands, the island of Ibiza—also known as the Party Capital of the World—covers an area of 221.07 square miles, making it about half the size of Los Angeles. Its tallest peak, Sa Talaissa, stands at 1,558 feet. Despite its relatively small size, Ibiza is […]

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May 18, 2018

Cannondale F-Si hardtail and Lefty Ocho fork launched

When the Cannondale Factory Racing Team saddles up for the XC World Cup in Germany, this weekend they’ll have two new aces up their sleeves: the new F-Si hardtail and Lefty Ocho XC fork.
May 18, 2018

CamelBak Chase vest review

CamelBak’s Chase Vest is a minimalist hydration pack that’s ideal for fast and light missions like gravel racing and mountain biking thanks to its large, accessible front pockets and a 1.5L reservoir.
May 18, 2018

New IMBA Ride Centers announced

The International Mountain Bicycling Association has announced three locations, one in Virginia and two in Colorado, as the newest recipients of its IMBA Ride Center designation.