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December 10, 2018

Pattie Gonia, Backpacking Queen, Releases Her First Full-Length Video

Have you heard of the world’s first backpacking queen, Pattie Gonia? She’s an inspiration in six-inch heels—created by photographer Wyn Wiley as a fun side project at first and then a full-on alternate persona, allowing him to explore all sides of his gender expression. Pattie's mission is to promote inclusion and celebrate diversity in the […]

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December 10, 2018

How to Travel and Explore Portugal

Coastal hiking.

Plunging dramatically into the chilly waters of the North Atlantic, Portugal was, for centuries, considered the end of the world. Although explorers (many of Portuguese descent) eventually determined otherwise, Europe’s westernmost nation still feels like it lies at the edge of nowhere. A perfect mix of European sensibility crossed with untamed natural beauty, the country […]

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December 10, 2018

1UP USA Magnitude Trainer Holiday Giveaway

You know those 1UP USA bike racks with legendary build quality? Well, they also make a bike trainer with the same attention to materials and build quality. Along, the way, you’ll find these incredible innovations like a single lever to open/close the trainer to attach the bike.  And their height adjustment is very novel indeed. The timing […]

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December 7, 2018

Best energy bars

Energy bars have come a long way from the days of nearly inedible chalk-like bricks that graced our CamelBaks in the 1990s. Now there are options for almost every diet and taste.

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December 7, 2018

Wheel Love for the Trail

Two mountain bike riders standing by their bikes

Not all mechanical problems can be fixed on the side of the trail, but in many instances, mountain bikers can find a homespun solution to limp their bikes home without incident. Utah-based mountain bike guides Shaun Raskin and Weston Deutschlander of Inspired Summit Adventures are particularly invested in keeping their clients’ bikes rolling. “Reviews tend […]

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December 7, 2018

Giant and Jeff Lenosky part ways

After 17 years, famed trials rider Jeff Lenosky and Giant Bicycles are parting ways. To commemorate the long running partnership, Lenosky put together this great video compilation.

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December 7, 2018

Interbike tradeshow cancelled

Interbike owner, Emerald Expositions, has announced that the Interbike tradeshow will not take place in September 2019 in Reno as previously scheduled.

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December 7, 2018

Interbike tradeshow cancelled

Interbike owner, Emerald Expositions, has announced that the Interbike tradeshow will not take place in September 2019 in Reno as previously scheduled.

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December 7, 2018

How to Travel and Explore Tuscany

Tuscany life.

Tuscany, the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, is world famous for its wealth of art and architectural gems, superb red wines and farm-to-table cuisine. It’s one of the most-visited places in Italy for these reasons, but there are also wild areas—from its Mediterranean coast to its hills and mountains—where active travelers can find adventure.   […]

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