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First Look: Aaron Gwin’s 29″/27.5″-Wheeled DH Bike

Aaron Gwin will race a 29" front and 27.5" rear wheel at the 2019 World Championships

Aaron Gwin posted these photos to his social meda accounts to show off his custom-built prototype Intense M279 race bike. See what Gwin had to say about his new machine and marvel at his photos below.   We…
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Throwback Thursday: Aaron Gwin vs. the Photographers

A scary moment from Mont-Sainte-Anne, almost 10 years ago

This was one of the scariest photos that MBA photographer John Ker has ever taken in nearly 30 years of mountain bike photography.  This was during the World Cup race at Mont-Sainte-Anne, nearly ten years ago. Aaron Gwin came flying…
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AARON GWIN HAS BEEN TESTING A 29-INCH DOWNHILL BIKE FOR YT

Teammate Neko Mulally is reportedly testing one this month, too

(Image: Aaron Gwin on his way to a bronze medal at the 2017 World Championships with 27.5-inch wheels. Photo by Isac Paddock)      We recently learned on good authority that Aaron Gwin has been testing a 29-inch YT downhill bike for…
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Snow Summit Opens for the Season

 Snow Summit Mountain Bike Park: The Next Chapter is Ready to be Ridden Mountain Bike Season Kicks Off May 8 at Snow Summit Big Bear Lake, Calif. – For many mountain bikers the dirt at Big Bear is hallowed ground. With a history that…
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Gwin Approved: The New HT X1 Clipless Pedals

Pedaled under the podium-proven feet of Aaron Gwin since October of 2013, HT Components have released their new X1 clipless pedals. They're a wide, full-platform pedal, compatible with HT Components' exclusive cleat. They'll be used this…
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Race Report: Fort William World Cup

Wet and muddy conditions did not stop the World Cup leaders for both the men and women from padding their leads in the standings at round three of the Downhill World Cup, as Aaron Gwin (Trek World Racing) and Emmeline Ragot (MS Mondraker)…
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