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January 23, 2019

Marzocchi Bomber CR coil shock launched

Marzocchi is back in the shock market with the new Marzocchi Bomber CR, which is designed to pair with bikes with travel ranges from 130mm-200mm.

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January 23, 2019

The Trust for Public Land: Crisis in our National Parks

A view of the "High Road" trail in Malibu Creek State Park in the Santa Monica Mountains NRA, CA. National Park Service, NPS. 2000, CA

This Op-Ed represents the opinions of The Trust for Public Land. On average in January, nearly half a million people visit our national parks every day. This year, as a result of the federal government shutdown, now the longest in our nation’s history, park-goers have been greeted not just by nature’s majesty, but by mounting […]

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January 22, 2019

10 Best Hikes in the San Francisco Bay Area

Whether you’re looking for an excursion along coastal bluffs or hoping to head to the hills, the Bay Area has a trail for you. With hundreds of hiking opportunities within striking distance of San Francisco, tourists and locals alike will love the variety of trails to choose from. Offering a unique variety of terrain, the […]

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January 22, 2019

Electric Bikes Are Having a Moment. Here’s Why.

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of pedaling fast on a bicycle—legs burning, sweat dripping, wind nipping against your skin—when suddenly, a voice shouts from behind: “On your left!” And a fellow cyclist cruises past with hardly any visible effort, leaving you in the dust, perplexed, until you realize the “ah-ha” detail—they were riding an […]

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January 22, 2019

BC Bike Race 2018: The Final Edit

BC Bike Race began as a vision from two passionate mountain bikers who wanted to share British Columbia's riding culture with the world. What they created has been referred to as “the best week on a bike.” BC Bike Race 2018 was no different.

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January 22, 2019

Climbing Helmets: Love Them or Hate Them?

It was summer of last year, and my buddy Evan Raines came out …
January 21, 2019

How To: Suspension Setup with Yanick the Mechanic

A properly working suspension setup makes a huge difference. Yanick the Mechanic, the main wrench for the cross-country World Champion Nino Schurter, has lots of tricks to guide you through the suspension setup process.

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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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