VIDEO: Scott Sports Chasing Trail Episode 33

(press release) Verbier, Switzerland. Every year, the marketing team here at SCOTT is tasked with shooting a small (read: large) selection of our new products for the upcoming year. Usually, we call this the catalogue shoot, and we do one for Road and one for MTB. When you look one of SCOTT’s print ads, what […]

VIDEO: Scouting the Oregon Coast

As the dog says of summer are upon us and we dream of cooler temperatures, rain and all that winter riding brings with it. Transition Bicycles takes us along a winter road trip South of its headquarters in Bellingham, Washington to the coast of Oregon. Destinations include Pacific City, Klootchy Creek, and Capitol Forest  – […]

STRAIT ACRES MOVES TO BIG BEAR

(press release) Created by MTB superstars Kyle and Rachel Strait in response to multiple competition cancellations during the 2020 season, the inaugural Strait Acres Slalom Invitational featured a who’s who of US pro riders competing at the Strait’s personal dual slalom track for backyard bragging rights. After an overwhelmingly positive response to their homegrown event, […]

Throwback Thursday: The Way Things Used To Be—Interbike, 2018

The annual Interbike show used to bring together the world’s top riders and industry people as well as many of the biggest bike dealers in the country. Those days are gone now. (Left to right) Hans  Rey,  Joe Lawwill and Geoff Kabush posed for a photo for their fans in 2018 in Nevada. Photo: JK/Mountain […]

Niner WFO Video Bike Review

It has been just over a decade since we’ve seen a new WFO from Niner and today, it’s finally a reality. Niner set out to redesign the WFO with some major changes to be included. To name off a few, modern geometry features like an adjustable flip-chip to tune the bike, fully sleeved internal cable […]

Shimano Original Film: BLUEPRINT

This Shimano  original film follows the build process of the new Blueprint Trail in Cumberland, BC. The build team that was headed up by Mark Matthews was inspired to challenge themselves to create something that pushed their creativity further than ever before. Mark and his team visualized, developed, and pushed the limits to create something […]

IMBA Is Keeping America’s Trail System Healthy

It’s been stellar seeing sunrises and sunsets out on two wheels during these long summer days. Hopefully, you’re catching those perfect trail conditions, before things get too dusty, or too muddy, or too blown out, or whatever might make your local ride one notch less than perfect—if there is such a thing. As you roll […]

America’s New XC and Enduro National Champions

Erin Huck Winter Park, Colo. – Olympian Erin Huck (Boulder, Colo.; Scott-Shimano-Stans-Arnicare) added the domestic stars and stripes to her resume again this month. Keegan Swenson (Heber City, Utah; Santa Cruz Bicycles) repeated as the Pro Men’s Cross-country Champ. The U23 categories and Junior Women’s Short Track repeated as well. In addition, the gravity riders crowned 14 […]