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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 […]

WTB ANNOUNCES RELEASE OF NEW PROTERRA WHEELS

WTB shared the following info about their new Proterra wheels: WHEELS FOR EVERY BIKE, RIDER AND BUDGET WTB now offers complete wheels at an affordable price! Proterra mountain and gravel wheels are available individually or as a $649.90 wheelset that performs well above its pay grade. Every Proterra hub uses high-quality bearings and a responsive […]

RockShox Trek Race Team Showcases Gravity Racers Under the Age of 21

2021 TEAM CALENDAR*

PRIMARY – UCI DH World Cup
April 24-25: Maribor, Slovenia
May 22-23: Fort William, Scotland 
June 12-13: Leogang, Austria
July 3-4: Les Gets, France
August 24-29: World Championships Val di Sole, Italy
September 4-5: Lenzerheide, Switzerland
September 18-19: Snowshoe, WV. USA

SECONDARY
National Championships – Austria, Canada, UK
Enduro World Series
CRANKWORX Events
Regional Events

Gabriel Wibmer Joins Canyon

Munich,  January 2021 – The new year marks the start of a new journey for Gabriel Wibmer who has made the switch to Canyon bikes. The 18-year-old from East Tyrol is stoked to be able to place all of his various bike needs under the roof of one brand. As his followers know,  the trials […]