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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.
January 15, 2018

Ibis Cycles 2018 enduro team revealed

Fresh off winning the Enduro World Series overall team title, the Ibis Cycles squad returns for 2018 with some new faces but still determined to hold onto their crown.
January 15, 2018

Bikepacking and fly fishing in the Sierras

"All we wanted to do was catch fish and ride our bikes. Morale was at an all-time high during our three-day, 60-mile bikepacking and fly fishing trip along the Tahoe Rim Trail."
January 12, 2018

Best of Nico Vink 2017

Nico Vink is a rider that needs little introduction. Basically he kills it on anything with two wheels — and is one of the best trail builders on the planet and a super nice guy. Here's a highlight reel from 2017.
January 12, 2018

Yeti Fox Factory and National Teams annouced

For the upcoming season, the Yeti Fox Factory and National Teams will set sights on the international and U.S. race circuits including the Enduro World Series and Big Mountain Enduro.
January 12, 2018

The art of adventure with Joey Schusler

Joey Schusler found his love for mountain biking at the ripe age of 13. As a young teenager, few things rivaled the exhilaration. He set his sights on racing professionally.