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July 23, 2018

Video: How to do drops on your mountain bike

Doing drops on a mountain bike is one of the most crucial skills a mountain biker can learn these days. Whether it's a 6-inch drop or a 6-footer, these trail features or obstacles can cause great havoc or great joy in a rider.

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July 23, 2018

We Are One Agent review

Designed for enduro smashing good times on the trail, the We Are One Agent carbon wheels have stood the test of time and abuse.

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July 23, 2018

How To Take Better Photos on Your Phone

Tips for how to take photos on your phone

Nowadays, whether you’re in town or on a trail, most people are walking around with a smartphone in their pocket. These powerful and compact devices come in handy in a number of ways in the wild, from letting you check your location on a topo map to identifying stars in the night sky. And, of […]

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July 23, 2018

Enduro World Series: Hill and Ravanel reign in La Thuile

The fifth round of the Enduro World Series was held in Italy and concluded much as it started — with Sam Hill and Cecile Ravanel leading the way.

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July 23, 2018

A New Documentary Shows How Bicycles Are a Tool For Women’s Empowerment in Afghanistan

Relatively affordable, safe and efficient, bicycles have long played a key role in movements for women’s equality, starting with the American suffragettes in the late 19th century. “Let me tell you what I think of bicycling,” said Susan B. Anthony, the famous women’s rights activist, in 1896. “I think it has done more to emancipate […]

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July 23, 2018

Vee Crown Gem review

Solid all-around tire with attractive price and impressive puncture resistance, that also rolls fast and grips better than expected.

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July 20, 2018

2019 Trek Powerfly ebike first look

New in this Powerfly generation are an advanced removable battery system, carbon fiber frames, purpose-built ebike components and the 150mm of travel in the LT model.

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July 20, 2018

Scott Enduro Cup heads to Powderhorn

Following stops in Moab and Angle Fire, New Mexico, the Scott Enduro Cup race series is headed to Powderhorn Mountain Resort in Mesa, Colorado, July 28.

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July 20, 2018

Hutchinson Toro review

Among their versatile tires, the Hutchinson Toro has evenly spaced knobs that deliver neutral handling. Center knobs are shorter for mud clearing, while side knobs are taller for enhanced cornering grip.

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