January 19, 2018

Tips for Mountain Biking in the Dark

Mountain bike at night

If you believe mountain biking is over when the sun sets, think again. Riding at night transforms familiar trails into fresh challenges, extends your riding season and cuts down on the crowds. Before you and your riding buddies load up the bikes and head out into the dark, here are a few tips to keep […]

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January 19, 2018

Transition Smuggler coming soon in carbon

Transition fans rejoice. The new carbon Smuggler will be here very soon. Like its alloy sibling, the carbon version of this capable 29er trail bike will have 120mm of rear travel and 140mm up front.
January 18, 2018

Deep dive into SRAM’s new DUB system

Lighter than the Race Face Next SL and compatible with all major bottom bracket shell sizes, SRAM's DUB crank system is worth a closer look.
January 18, 2018

Yeti Cycles VIDA MTB Series 2018 schedule announced

Arguably the premier women’s MTB skills clinic series in North America is back for another year, this time boasting seven events. Here’s a full rundown on the series and what you can expect in 2018.
January 18, 2018

Partners in Grime: Felix Burke and Quinn Moberg

For many, completing post-secondary schooling is a difficult task. For others, training and racing through Canada’s grueling winter weather is overwhelming. But what about doing both?
January 18, 2018

Stan’s-Pivot Pro Team signs Swenson, Gomez-Villafañe

The Stan’s-Pivot Pro Team p/b Maxxis has set themselves up for a successful 2018, doubling its roster and signing with Stan’s NoTubes, Pivot Cycles, and Maxxis Tires through 2020.
January 17, 2018

Are carbon tri-spoke wheels the next big thing?

Don’t look now, but the tri-spoke wheel could be making a comeback — in enduro. U.K.-based wheel maker Spengle has been making waves on the internet this week, touting the benefits of its full-carbon tri-spoke 27.5 wheel.
January 17, 2018

Top 5 Places to go Canyoneering in Southern California


The sport of canyoneering offers a chance to explore some of the most amazing landscapes and infrequently traveled terrain. Utah is known to have some of the world’s best and most unique slot canyons, but Southern California has plenty to offer, too, and most are a short drive from Los Angeles. Here are some of […]

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January 16, 2018

EWS launches new Continental Enduro Series

The Enduro World Series has launched the new Continental Enduro Series, which will take place place in the U.S., Europe, and Asia-Pacific, incorporating at least nine events with plans to expand.