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May 27, 2019

Video: Nove Mesto World Cup XC Short Track Highlights

Short Track drama continued in Nove Mesto, Czech Republic, for round 2 of the UCI XCO Mountain Bike World Cup 2019, the renaissance of Cross Country racing.

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May 27, 2019

Video: Chris Akrigg – IN THE ROUGH

If you watch just one mountain bike video this year make sure it’s a Chris Akrigg video. Chris can pick up any bicycle and do things that the laws of physics shouldn’t allow as shown in his latest work, In The Rough.

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May 27, 2019

5 Reasons to Get Bike Insurance Right Now

With mountain biking's inherent risks, there was no comprehensive way to cover a bike against the unexpected. Enter Velosurance, bike-specific insurance, whose staff understands the particular needs of cyclists.

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May 24, 2019

The Best Fitness Trackers for Athletes

A woman pausing during a trail run

Activity trackers help you gather data about your movement throughout the day, thereby pushing you to reach your fitness goals and holding you accountable. Most fitness trackers on the market give you information about your heart rate, mileage, steps, elevation, length of workout and exertion level. Some provide you with reminders to get up and […]

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May 24, 2019

This Initiative Is Helping to Offset Overuse on Colorado’s Highest Peaks

Hikers stand along the top of a ridgeline, looking and pointing every which way under a bright-blue sky.

Like many Coloradans, Ben Hanus was on a mission to bag some fourteeners. Unlike many Coloradans, his incentive to summit the 14,000-foot peaks wasn’t personal; it was about preservation. From 2011 to 2013, Hanus served as the sustainable trails coordinator for the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative (CFI), a role that led him up 42 of the […]

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May 24, 2019

Campworthy: Pie Iron Breakfast Tacos

Cooking pie iron breakfast taco

Recipe: Pie Iron Breakfast Tacos Submitted by: Amy Hometown: Castle Rock, WA What do you love about this recipe? I love this recipe for three reasons: Breakfast is my favorite food group, everything tastes better toasted, and a pie iron is not only small enough to haul around when you’re car camping, but it also […]

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May 23, 2019

2020 Trek Top Fuel revealed – rocket fast

The Top Fuel design changes are in response to changing OXC course features and the upcoming Olympics - preparing its athletes for the demands of battling the fastest mountain bikers on earth.

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May 23, 2019

Video: Return to Earth: now available

Anthill Films attempts to capture the magic of earth through the eyes of a mountain biker and we know they'll do it well. Here is the trailer to make our mouths water.

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May 23, 2019

Top 10 Hikes in Washington State

Mt. Rainier above Reflection Lake at sunrise.

With thousands of miles of trails spread across the state, Washington is well-known as an outdoor recreation hub in the Pacific Northwest. While the summer tends to be the busiest season with the best chance for sunny skies, hikers prepared for a little wet weather can also enjoy hiking in the spring or autumn. If […]

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