January 18, 2019

Fat Bike World Championships gearing up

The Fat Bike World Championships are coming up fast. As usual, this now fourth annual bacchanal of all things fat bikes will go down in Crested Butte, Colorado. Event dates are January 23-27.

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January 18, 2019

REI Presents: Constant Thought

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When the traditional methods of coping with trauma don’t work, what options do you have left? Brandon Kuehn, an Iraq War veteran, believes the best way to face a range of trauma is to reach for literal, physical summits—and he isn’t alone. Outdoor therapy is a growing field that is proving to help people like […]

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January 17, 2019

Canyon Strive 29 launched

Details of the updated Canyon Strive 29 have just been. Now designed around 29er wheels, this enduro-ready rig marks Canyon’s entry into the long-travel big wheel market.

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January 17, 2019

Canyon Strive CFR 9.0 Team First Ride Review

With its "shape shifting" ability and impressive parts spec, is the ready-to-rumble Canyon Strive CFR 9.0 Team worth aspiring for?

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January 17, 2019

Canyon Shapeshifter 2.0 explained

Alongside the introduction of the new Canyon Strive 29, the German direct-to-consumer seller debuted a redesigned version of its Shapeshifter travel and geometry adjust system. Here's how it works.

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January 17, 2019

The Gear REI Members Love: Top Products of 2018

REI Co-op members using gear in the field.

We love our members here at the co-op. They’re an outdoorsy, savvy bunch with skills and opinions (lots and lots of opinions, judging by the number of product reviews on REI.com). When they make their gear preferences known, we take notice. These 10 pieces of gear are among our members’ favorites of 2018; they might […]

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January 16, 2019

Cane Creek Helm Air 29 Review

The Cane Creek Helm Air 29 is an 8-way adjustable suspension fork optimized for 130mm to 160mm of travel. Find out how it fared in this Mtbr test.

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January 15, 2019

Video: Seth’s latest hacks for mountain biking and beyond

Here is the latest from Seth with some true gems for those in a pinch caught without the proper bike tool or gasp, Shimano mineral oil.

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January 15, 2019

FOX Transfer 175mm dropper post debuts

Available in both Factory and Performance Series, the new Fox Transfer 175mm aims to build on FOX’s reputation of smooth function and reliability with an infinitely adjustable height design.

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