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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 […]

RideFast Racing Introduces All – New Nut Jobs Tubeless Valves

(Press Release) RideFast Racing is happy to introduce their all new alloy Nut Jobs tubeless valves, designed in collaboration with local multi-tool company Fix MFG. Nut Jobs uses a 10mm hex nut that is compatible with Fix MFG’s Fix Wheelie Wrench to make it easier for riders to get their tubeless valves out of their […]

EMIL JOHANSSON GOES FOUR IN A ROW WITH WIN IN CRANKWORX INNSBRUCK SLOPESTYLE

Emil Johansson shows some of his capabilities in this sequence photo by Clint Trahan.   INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA, June 19, 2021 – Two years ago, Emil Johansson (SWE) returned to Crankworx competition in Innsbruck. Prior to that, he had been fighting a battle of a different sort, head-to-head with an autoimmune disease that forced him to step back […]

Intense Introduces Their New “951 Series” of Mountain Bikes

Here’s the news release from Intense: Introducing the INTENSE 951 Series Expanding our Southern California Roots 6/11/2021 Temecula, CA – With the current global boom in cycling we see that now more than ever there is a need for high quality, more affordable mountain bikes, so we’d like to introduce you to our ‘951 Series’ […]

Shimano Introduces New High-Durability LINKGLIDE Drivetrain Technology for Long-Lasting Performance

OSAKA, Japan (April 28, 2021) – Adding versatility to its drivetrain lineup, Shimano introduces its new LINKGLIDE technology, designed and engineered to increase drivetrain durability while further enhancing the seamless shifting that Shimano is renowned for. LINKGLIDE components offer a more robust drivetrain option for a wide variety of bikes and riding styles, providing better […]

Outerbike Plans to hold October Demos in Bentonville and Moab

 Outerbike, the premier three-day experiential consumer event dedicated to helping mountain bikers find their perfect bike, announced today that they will be running this year’s Moab, October 1-3, and Bentonville, October 22-24 events. The four previously scheduled events Killington, Crested Butte, Duluth, and South Lake Tahoe, in addition to possible new locations, will return in […]

Bentonville Bike Fest, June 18-20: $13,000 in Purse Money Up for Grabs

8 April, Bentonville: Following on from the announcement of Bentonville Bike Fest earlier this year, which is all set to go ahead June 18-20, we can now announce a number of exciting updates including the attendance of even more hugely respected athletes and the opening of race registrations and workshops. Watch the teaser video Racing All […]

New Shimano 12-Speed MTB Components

Adding versatility to its robust lineup of 12-speed mountain bike components, Shimano announces new crankset and derailleur options to suit a wider range of mountain bikes and rider preferences. Two new cranks – including an XTR option – feature 55mm chainlines, providing riders with more clearance for modern bike designs that include wider chainstays. Additionally, […]

New Fizik Downhill and Enduro Shoes

(press release) fizik fully commit to the MTB market announcing Gravita – a range of MTB shoes developed to better blend protection and performance for downhill and enduro riders. A team of industry-leading experts, engineers, and top DH athletes have spent months designing, refining, and real-world testing to come up with not one, but two Gravity-riding models—the […]

Tennessee Opens 2021 National Downhill Series with a Bang

By: Angelina Palermo  March 16, 2021 The Tennessee National was a huge success this weekend at Windrock Bike Park with 740 registrants across the Downhill and Enduro races. The mountain bike crowd was eager to get back to racing with all the heavy hitters making their way to the world-class bike park in Oak Ridge, Tenn.   […]

New Mountain Bike Gloves: TASCO Gloves

Truly missing the Sedona MTB Festival – We should be hanging out with many of you in our “Sedona office for the weekend”. The TASCO crew looks forward to the Sedona Mountain Bike Festival every year for the riding, community, and just overall epic times. Since each year we make a festival-specific “Vortex” glove, this […]